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The power to render organisms immobile. Not to be confused with Jolt Inducement.

Also Called

  • Immobilization
  • Narcosis Inducement
  • Paralyzation Inducement
  • Paralyzation


Users can immobilize the target completely or partially, causing them to be left without movement and sensation. Making motor functions and muscle movement unavailable, the victim may freeze on the spot or crumple to the ground.





  • The effect will always wear off eventually.
  • Paralysis Immunity
  • May be limited to how many times it can be used or how many targets it can be used on.
  • User may not be immune.
  • May need physical contact.

Known Users

See Also: The Paralyzer


  • Ayam Aghoul (Aladdin: The Animated Series)
  • Ty Lee (Avatar: The Last Airbender); via pressure points
  • Argit's Species (Ben 10 Series)
    • Argit
    • Snorecupine
  • Dark Danny (Danny Phantom)
  • Fang (DC: Teen Titans)
  • Zahra (Glitch Techs)
  • Dracula (Hotel Transylvania)
  • Daolon Wong (Jackie Chan Adventures)
  • Miguel O'Hara/Spider-Man 2099 (Marvel Comics/Marvel 2099); via poisonous fangs
  • Advanced Telepaths (Marvel Comics)
  • Toad (Marvel Comics); via paralyzing mucus
  • Gabriel Agreste/Hawk Moth (Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir); to akumatized villains only
  • Bee Miraculous Holders (Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir); via Venom
    • Chloé Bourgeois/Queen Bee/Queen Wasp
    • Zoé Lee/Vesperia
  • Scorpia (She-Ra and the Princesses of Power)
  • Torpid (X-Men: Evolution)
  • Nerve attack Users (Kung Fu Panda)
    • Tai Lung
    • Oogway
  • Cola (Scissor Seven)
  • Miles Morales/Spider-Man (Ultimate Marvel)
  • Oracle of Delphius (Sonic Underground)
  • Flightmare (Dragons: Defenders of Berk)
  • Speed Stingers (Dragons: Defenders of Berk)
  • Nergal Jr. (The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy)
  • Psychwave (The Incredibles)
  • Betta George (Angel: After the Fall)


  • Kazuma Mikura (Air Gear)
  • Ajins (Ajin: Demi-Human); via scream
    • Kei Nagai
  • NaNaNa Najahkoop (Bleach)
  • Mayuri Kurotsuchi (Bleach); via Ashisogi Jizo
  • Aguri Madoka/Cure Ace (Doki Doki! Pretty Cure)
  • General Blue (Dragon Ball)
  • Chiaotzu (Dragon Ball)
  • Master Roshi (Dragon Ball)
  • Supreme Kai (Dragon Ball)
  • Goku (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Guldo (Dragon Ball Z)
  • Toby (Fairy Tail)
  • Draculos Hyberion (Fairy Tail)
  • Practitioners of Hokuto Shin Ken (Fist of the North Star)
  • Kikyo (InuYasha)
  • Alviss (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Chaton (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Guardian ÄRM, Scarecrow (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Saturn (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Loco (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Kollekio (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Chizome Akaguro/Hero Slayer Stain (My Hero Academia); via ingesting blood
  • Habuko Mongoose (My Hero Academia)
  • Gowther (Nanatsu no Taizai/The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Pump (Nanatsu no Taizai/The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Users of Temporary Paralysis Technique (Naruto)
  • Danzō Shimura (Naruto); via Cursed Seal
  • Himawari Uzumaki (Naruto)
  • Hinoko (Naruto)
  • Urashiki Ōtsutsuki (Naruto/Boruto: Naruto Next Generations)
  • Users of the Conqueror's Haki (One Piece)
  • Udō Jin-e (Rurouni Kenshin/Samurai X)
  • Virgo Shaka (Saint Seiya)
  • Scorpio Milo (Saint Seiya); via Restriction
  • Pisces Amor (Saint Seiya Ω)
  • Kumoko/Shiraori (So I'm a Spider, So What?)
  • Vampires (That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime)
  • Knocking Master Jirou (Toriko)
  • Teppei (Toriko)
  • Hiei (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Mio Kusakai (Keijo!!!!!!!!); via Breast Hypnotism Technique
  • Purio (Zatch Bell!)
  • Yamamoto Takeshi (Katekyo Hitman Reborn)
  • Diva (Blood+); via siren song
  • Mary Kozakura (Kagerou Project)
  • Lady Bat (Mermaid Melody Pichi Pichi Pitch); via Siren Song

Video Games

  • Ness (Earthbound/Mother)
  • Himeko Murata (Honkai Impact 3rd); via Ai-Chan Hammer's
  • Watt (Paper Mario)
  • Pokémon that can learn paralysis inducing attacks (Pokémon)
  • Pokémon with the "Static" ability (Pokémon)
  • Azelf (Pokémon); harm it, and 5 days later, you will have lost the will to move
  • Lickitung (Pokémon)
  • Shadow the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Egg Keeper (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Bowyer (Super Mario)
  • Uni/Black Sister (Hyperdimension Neptunia Series)
  • Sho Minazuki (Persona 4 Arena)
  • Jonathan Reid (Vampyr)
  • Hino-Enma (Nioh); via Paralysis Wave
  • Robloxians (ROBLOX); via Worldwide Stunna and Stun Grenade

Live Television/Movies

  • Regina Mills/Evil Queen (Once Upon a Time)
  • Zelena/Wicked Witch of the West (Once Upon a Time)
  • Mr. Gold/Rumplestiltskin (Once Upon a Time)
  • Peter Pan/Malcolm (Once Upon a Time)
  • Hades (Once Upon a Time)
  • Jafar (Once Upon a Time in Wonderland)
  • Lucio (Agents of Shield)
  • Vidar (Witches of East End)
  • Nikolaus (Witches of East End)
  • Geoff Johns (Smallville)
  • Wig Lady (Buffy the Vampire Slayer); via paralyzing spray
  • Fyarl Demons (Buffy the Vampire Slayer); via paralyzing mucus
  • Gnarl (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • The Master (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Willow Rosenberg (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Lothos (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Betta George (Angel: After the Fall)
  • Mabel Stillman (Charmed);temporarily
  • Cassie (Charmed 2018); via molecular manipulation
  • Piper Halliwell (Charmed); via molecular manipulation
  • Mel Vera (Charmed 2018); via temporal stasis
  • Brainiac (Smallville)
  • The Watcher (Heroes)
  • Kylo Ren (Star Wars)
  • Daniel LaRusso (The Karate Kid Series)
  • Miyagi Family (The Karate Kid Series)
  • Yuji Don Okumoto (The Karate Kid Series)
  • Xander De Vela (Kung Fu Kids)
  • Witches (The Secret Circle); via Symbol Magic
  • Kate Meade (The Secret Circle); via Symbol Magic to seal demons within the host
  • Amelia Blake (The Secret Circle); via Symbol Magic to seal demons within the host
  • Experion (Mighty Med)
  • Skylar Storm (Mighty Med)
  • Vigo (Ghostbusters 2)
  • Zigra (Gamera vs Zigra); via paralysis ray
  • Alien Guts (Ultraman series)
  • Naga Ray (Uchu Sentai Kyuranger)
  • X-23 Children (X-Men Movies)
    • Mira
  • Christopher Hargreeves/Number Seven (Green Cube) (The Umbrella Academy)


  • Umber Gorgoneion (RWBY: Before the Dawn)
  • Mardi Overbrook (Summer on East End Series)
  • Magic Users (Harry Potter); via Freezing charms
  • Heathcliff/Kayaba Akihiko (Sword Art Online)


Known Powers

Known Objects/Weapons