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"What I hate most about talking to you jerks is that I always know what you're going to say. Partly because I exist in six directions in time at once, but also you are all stupid."
― Sarda (8-Bit Theater)
"Now you'll say, "How did you know that, bastard?!"
Gangster: How did you know that, bastard?!
― Joseph Joestar using his signature trick. (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure)
"I'm in a laundromat, reading about myself in a laundromat...reading about myself. My head hurts."
― Dean Winchester after reading Chuck Shurley's manuscript (Supernatural)

The ability to perceive future and/or recite/prophesy it. Variation of Precognition. Not to be confused with Precognitive Vocifery. Opposite of Retrocognitive Speech. Not to be confused with Speech Prediction.

Also Called

  • Gift of Prophecy
  • Prophetic Speech


The user can perceive future and/or recite/prophesy it aloud, they may be aware of the process and able to control it, or it may be completely involuntary and/or be uttered in trance.


  • Being gagged will prevent you from telling the future.
  • If spoken in riddles, some may have to be smart enough to understand them.
  • May not remember what is said.
  • If speaking to ignorant people, they may believe you cursed them.
  • Muting can prevent the user from speaking out the future.

Known Users

  • Seers (AD&D)
  • The Destinies (Barbie in a Mermaid Tale)
  • Oracle of Delphi (Greek Mythology)
  • Apollo (Greek/Roman Mythology)
  • Sybill Trelawney (Harry Potter)
  • Charlotte Katakuri (One Piece)
  • Rachel Elizabeth Dare (Percy Jackson and the Olympians)
  • Prophets (Religion/Mythology)
  • Snow Priestess (Rosario + Vampire II)
  • Garnet (Steven Universe)
  • Cassandra (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Fiver (Watership Down)