- "Those who have strong bond give off the scent of trust! But all I'm picking up from you two is the scent of fear, hatred and repulsion!"
- ― Tanjiro Kamado (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba)
- "You can smell all that!? You have a gift."
- ― Emile (Ratatoulie)
- "You can't fool THIS nose!"
- ― Wolverine (X-Men TV series)
The power to have an extremely keen sense of smell. Sub-power of Enhanced Senses.
- 1 Also Called
- 2 Capabilities
- 3 Applications
- 4 Levels
- 5 Associations
- 6 Limitations
- 7 Known Users
- 8 Known Objects
- 9 Gallery
- Enhanced/Increased Olfaction, Olfactory
- Hyper/Increased Sense of Smell
- Hyper/Increased Smell
- Enhanced Smelling
User can detect specific persons, objects, substances or even places, locate their origin, and track targets with nothing but their nose. Some may even be able to detect lying, sicknesses, or tumors by which hormones/smells a target excretes.
- Blindsight: By discerning the surroundings through scent.
- Empathy: By detecting the pheromones related to emotions.
- Enhanced Tracking: By following and picking up places left with the target's scent.
- Illusion Awareness: User is able to detect the lack of scent from an illusion.
- Invisibility Awareness: User is still able to pick up scent from invisible targets.
- Lie Detection: By detecting chemicals released during a lie through scent.
- Pregnancy Perception: By detecting pheromones released during pregnancy through scent.
- Shapeshifting Awareness: Most shapeshifters keep at least a trace amount of their own scent.
- Animal Imitation/Animal Morphing
- Enhanced Senses
- Sense Manipulation
- Telekinetic Smell
- Scent Shifting
- Sensory Overload
- Does not work when someone masks their scent.
- Does not work on odorless materials.
- Ability is nullified if the user's nostrils are clogged.
- Hard to find someone if the user doesn't know their scent firsthand often requiring an object touched by the other person to get their scent.
- Other scents from an area that has a large number of people such as a battlefield can make it harder to find a specific scent.
- Inodorosity and Deodorization nullify this ability.
- May be sensitive to stronger smells or foul odors.
- Both smell and taste work in conjunction with each other so a user may become nauseous after smelling something and tasting it.
See Also: The Nose Knows.
- Taho Snout (Xiaolin Chronicles)