- "Imagery is everything to the Tamarians. It embodies their emotional states, their very thought processes. It's how they communicate and it's how they think."
- ― Deanna Troi (Star Trek: TNG)
The power to see the thoughts of others as words. Variation of Mind Reading.
- Mind Letters
User can see the thoughts of others in the form of words, thus allowing them to literally read what their thinking. The mind words can change to show what the person is thinking at any time, this can prevent some thoughts from being read or even show brief passing thoughts as mind words.
- Users of Psychic Shield (highly resistant) and Psychic Immunity (impervious).
- May be limited to surface thoughts only.
- Users of Psionic Intuition can tell that their thoughts are being read.
- Weak against Telepathic Negation.
- Juna Ariyoshi (Earth Maiden Arjuna)
- Opecoco (Monster Strike)
- Yuichi Sakaki (Neechan wa Chuunibyou); via Soul Reader
- Dabus (Planescape)
- Emoji Aliens (Samurai Jack)
- Izanagi-No-Mikoto's Sunglasses (Maga-Tsuki)