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"I know places where a sharp blow can paralyze a man. Or make him feel like his body is on fire...and his eyes are hot coals inside his head."
― Matthew "Matt" Murdock/Daredevil (Marvel Comics)
"Don't even breathe. There are 17 methods to incapacitate you and all of them hurt."
― Blue Falcon (Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated)

The ability to possess extensive, if not innate, knowledge of others' pressure points and nerve clusters. Sub-power of Pressure Point Manipulation. Variation of Intuitive Aptitude.

Also Called

  • Acupuncture Intuition
  • Stress Point Intuition


The user possesses immense innate knowledge of pressure points and nerve clusters of anything, and can instantly produce a variety of effects by striking said pressure points in just the right way, ranging from but not limited to instantly inducing; healing, pleasure, orgasms, relaxation, unconsciousness, paralysis, and even death.



  • Dim Mak: Refers to any martial arts technique reputed to kill using seemingly less than lethal force targeted at specific areas of the body commonly called the touch of death.




  • Must be able to hit the specific nerve-clusters/pressure points, so anything that prevents this (armor, thick enough skin/fat, unusual nervous system) reduces or nullifies this power's effectiveness.
  • Pressure points may have to hit with certain degree of force, as any more or less may have either no or unwanted effects.

Known Users

See Also: Pressure Point.

  • Hong En-Lai (Akatsuki Otokojuku)
  • Wu Yuan-shao (Akatsuki Otokojuku)
  • Jokyuu Kunotoshi (AIKI)
  • Healer Alphas (Alphas)
    • Fiona (​Alphas)
  • Weakness Detector Alphas (Alphas)
    • Ted Asher (​Alphas)
  • Chi blocking users (Avatar: The Last Airbender/The Legend of Korra)
    • Ty Lee
    • The Equalist Troops
  • Various Characters (Baki the Grappler)
    • Yuujiro Hanma
    • Kureha Shinogi
  • Kyodai Ken (Batman: The Animated Series)
  • Khyber (Ben 10: Omniverse)
  • Tigoresta Fermansta (The Chase series)
  • Steve Rogers/Captain America (Marvel Comics)
  • Superman (DC Comics)
  • Batman (DC Comics)
  • Slade Wilson/Deathstroke (DC Comics)
  • Morgan Ducard/Nobody (DC Comics)
  • The Doctor (Doctor Who)
  • Grey Matter (Ben 10 Reboot)
  • Various characters (Dragon Ball series)
  • The Operative (Firefly)
  • Hokuto Shinken practitioners (Fist of the North Star)
    • Kenshiro Kasumi
    • Ramon Kasumi/Ryuken
    • Kenshiro
    • Raoh
    • Toki
    • Jagi
  • Hokuto Ryuken practitioners (Fist of the North Star)
    • Jukei
    • Shachi
    • Han
    • Hyou
    • Kaioh
  • Oboro (Gintama)
  • Utsuro (Gintama)
  • Nabong Needle Ryu users (God of High School)
    • Jin Mori
    • Na Bong-Chim
  • Chozen Toguchi (The Karate Kid Series)
  • Daniel LaRusso (The Karate Kid Series)
  • Miyagi Family (The Karate Kid Series)
  • Beatrix Kiddo (Kill Bill)
  • Pai Mei (Kill Bill)
  • Haruka Kodama/Sasori Banchou (Kongō Banchō)
  • Nerve attack Users (Kung Fu Panda)
    • Tai Lung
    • Oogway
    • Shifu
  • Steven Rogers/Captain America (Marvel Comics)
  • Matthew "Matt" Murdock/Daredevil (Marvel Comics)
  • Karnak (Marvel Comics)
  • Kei Munakata (Medaka Box)
  • Master Splinter (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Oroku Saki/The Shredder (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Leonardo (Batman vs Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles)
  • Hyuga Clan (Naruto)
  • Shira (Naruto)
  • Haku (Naruto)
  • Chinjao (One Piece)
  • Lao G (One Piece)
  • Doctor Tofu (Ranma ½)
  • Cologne (Ranma ½)
  • Happosai (Ranma ½)
  • Seijuuro (Rurouni Kenshin)
  • Momotaro Tsurugi (Sakigake Otokojuku)
  • Numakura Koichi (Send My Regards To Kenshiro)
  • Hien (Sakigake Otokojuku)
  • Kunugi Renya (Second Life in Another World)
  • Spock (Star Trek)
  • Practitioners of the Hercules Method (The Strange Talent of Luther Strode)
  • Jiro (Toriko)
  • Teppei (Toriko)
  • Xena (Xena: Warrior Princess)
  • Gabrielle (Xena: Warrior Princess)
  • Don Pan Pan (Crayon Shin-chan: Burst Serving! Kung Fu Boys)
  • Vivian Wong (Yu Gi Oh Duel Monsters)
  • Atla (Rising of the Shield Hero)
  • Arthur Herbert 'Fonzie' Fonzarelli (Happy Days)