"I, here I lie, left in the darkness here to die. Here alone, all so cold, everything has turned to stone. And as I cry, the pain in me, will tear a hole in my fantasy. In this world, all alone, in this world of tragedy."
― The Enigma TNG - World of Tragedy

The power to transform matter into stone. Technique of Earth Manipulation and Mineral Manipulation. Variation of Earth Transmutation.

Also Called

  • Medusa Effect
  • Rock/Stone Transformation/Conversion
  • Rock/Stone Transmogrification/Transmutation


The user can transform matter and objects, including living beings, into stone.




  • Petrification Immunity
  • Petrification Cancellation and Absolute Restoration can undo the petrification.
  • May be constantly active.
  • May require constant contact with the object/person to prevent it from returning to its normal form.
  • May require eye-contact, touch or some other action.
  • Effects may be temporary or irreversible.
  • May be limited on how much matter can be changed at once.
  • Some may be resistant or immune.
  • May have a time limit for how long the object/person is petrified for.

Known Users

See Also: Taken for Granite.


  • Cockatrice (Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero)
  • Hideo Asou (Alive: The Final Evolution)
  • Garaga (Boruto: Naruto Next Generations)
  • Kokatorimon (Digimon)
  • Medusa (Doraemon: Nobita's New Great Adventure into the Underworld - The Seven Magic Users)
  • Dabura (Dragon Ball)
  • Evergreen (Fairy Tail)
  • Darkken Joe (Edens Zero); via Alchemist
  • Rider (Fate/stay night); via Mystic Eyes of Petrification
  • Pisard (Futari wa Pretty Cure)
  • Medusa (Ghost Sweeper Mikami)
  • Azami (Kagerou Project); via Staring Eyes
  • Shion Kozakura (Kagerou Project); via Staring Eyes
  • Chikane Himemiya (Kannazuki no Miko); via weapons
  • Sky Box Weapons (Katekyo Hitman Reborn)
  • Cockatrice (Little Witch Academia)
  • Semu (Love Monster)
  • Guardian ÄRM, Cockatrice (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Guardian ÄRM, Gorgon (Marchen Awakens Romance)
  • Hayate Yagami (Magical Girl Lyrical Nanoha)
  • Fate Averruncus (Mahou Sensei Negima)
  • Ōnoki (Naruto)
  • Ishidate (Naruto); via Petrification Gauntlet
  • Urashiki Ōtsutsuki (Naruto/Boruto: Naruto Next Generations)
  • Boa Hancock (One Piece)
  • Caesar Clown (One Piece); infused with Shinokuni
  • Smiley (One Piece); via Shinokuni
  • Verone (Radiant)
  • Hitomi Ishigami (Rosario + Vampire)
  • Perseus Saints (Saint Seiya); via Medusa's Shield
  • Saiki Kusuo (The Disastrous Life of Saiki K)
  • Galand (The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • King (The Seven Deadly Sins); via Chastiefol Form Three
  • Chudelkin (Sword Art Online); via Deep Freeze
  • Suzakuin "Sream Doll" Engi (Witch Order)
  • Anacondy (Yes! Pretty Cure 5 GoGo!)
  • Reptilianne Naga (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • Goren of the Stone (Zatch Bell)


  • Gorgons (American Dragon: Jake Long)
  • Chupacabra (Ben 10)
  • X.A.N.A. (Code Lyoko)
  • Bizarro-Girl (DC Comics)
  • Fahai (DC Comics)
  • Geo-Force (DC Comics)
  • Yin-Icorn (Di-Gata Defenders)
  • Blah Borelock (The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants)
  • Princess Mandie (The Fairly Odd Parents)
  • Van Kleiss (Generator Rex)
  • Bill Cipher (Gravity Falls)
  • Eye-Bats/Eyeball Bats (Gravity Falls)
  • Uncle (Jackie Chan Adventures)
  • Daolon Wong (Jackie Chan Adventures)
  • Yono the Destroyer (Kim Possible)
  • Praxina (Lolirock); via Amulet
  • Mephisto (Lolirock); via Amulet
  • Grey Gargoyle (Marvel Comics)
  • Delphyne Gorgon (Marvel Comics)
  • Mister Negative (Marvel Comics)
  • Tomi Shishido/The Gorgon (Marvel Comics)
  • Medusa (Miniforce)
  • Befana (Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir); via her gun
  • Deuce Gorgon (Monster High)
  • Various characters (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic)
  • Strike (OK K.O.! Lets Be Heroes); via Strike/Medusa Cannon
  • Valentina (Philippine Comics)
  • Medusa Bug (ReBoot)
  • Flora, Fauna, and Merryweather (Disney's Sleeping Beauty)
  • Ugly Bob (South Park: Royal Pudding); via face
  • Stoney (Winx Club)
  • Yin (Yin Yang Yo!)
  • Wenlock (Barbie and the Magic of Pegasus)


  • Jadis The White Witch (The Chronicles of Narnia)
  • Basilisk (Geronimo Stilton: The Kingdom of Fantasy)
  • Wesson (King's Dark Tidings)
  • Basilisk (Harry Potter )
  • Dragons's Heirs (Los Hechiceros del Dragon)

Live Television/Movies

  • Meta (Charmed 1998)
  • Medusa (Charmed 2018)
  • The Jade Warlord (The Forbidden Kingdom)
  • Nia (Legacies)
  • Gema (Los Protegidos)
  • Skylar Storm (Mighty Med)
  • Zi Yuan (The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor)
  • Queen Regina (Once Upon A Time)
  • Jafar (Once Upon a Time in Wonderland)
  • Badussa (Power Rangers: Dino Super Charge); via his amulet
  • Clawbster (Power Rangers: Mystic Force)
  • Serpentina (Power Rangers: Mystic Force)
  • Halloween Hound (Spooky Buddies)
  • Anuk-ite (Teen Wolf)
  • Gakuma (Ultraman series)
  • Vict Lugiel (Ultraman series)


  • Medusa (Greek Mythology)
  • Zeus (Greek Mythology)
  • Poseidon (Greek Mythology)
  • Basilisks (Mythology/Folklore)
  • Cockatrice (Mythology/Folklore)

Video Games

  • Medusa (Castle Crashers)
  • Cyclops (Castlevania)
  • Basilisks (Dark Souls II)
  • Petrifying Statue Clusters (Dark Souls II)
  • Kobolds (Dark Souls II)
  • Corpse Rats (Dark Souls II)
  • Basilisks (Final Fantasy series)
  • Gi Tribe (Final Fantasy VII)
  • Yuna, Rikku and Paine (Final Fantasy X-2); via the Dark Knight dressphere, Mascot, Alchemist, Blue Mage, Floral Fallal, Machina Maw and Full Throttle
  • Kratos (God of War franchise); via Medusa's/Euryale's Head
  • Arme (Grand Chase)
  • Mukai (King of Fighters series)
  • Dark Spyro (The Legend of Spyro)
  • Vaati (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Eye (Little Nightmares)
  • Tremor (Mortal Kombat X)
  • Emil (NieR)
  • Several Demons (Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne)
  • Several Demons (Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga)
  • Crusher (Skylanders)
  • Doom Stone (Skylanders); via medusa shield
  • Bone Dragons (Skylanders)
  • Alex (Starshine Legacy)
  • Tabuu (Super Smash Bros. Brawl)
  • Snake Lady (Taimanin Asagi)
  • Cardinal Runette Forton (Tales of Zestiria)
  • Basilisk (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Medusa (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Stonegirl (Valkyrie Crusade)

Web Original


  • Medusa (Monster Girl Encyclopedia)
  • Basilisx (Super Mario Bros. Z)

Known Objects

  • Green Light (Dr. Stone)
  • Ghost Lanterns (Hero: 108)
  • Mephisto and Praxina's Amulets (Lolirock)
  • Elements of Harmony (My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic); only Discord
  • Obsidian Crystals (My Little Pony The Movie 2017)
  • Petrification Gauntlet (Naruto)
  • Shinokuni (One Piece)
  • Mero Mero no Mi (One Piece)
  • The Pyroclastic Surge (Pompeii)
  • Medusa Amulet (Power Rangers Dino Super Charge)
  • Yada Yada Berries (Star vs. the Forces of Evil)
  • Jadis' Wand (The Chronicles of Narnia)
  • Chastiefol Form Three (The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Numerous Medusa Devices (Villainous)
  • Magic Acorn (Willow)


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