The power to perceive the residual information of an object and/or person. Sub-power of Detection. Variation of Extrasensory Perception.

Also Called

  • Object Read
  • Psychometrics
  • Trace Scrying


The user of Psychometry obtains historical memories or sensations concerning beings and objects they observe. With objects, they gain knowledge including the makers, users, and even those who have on passing used the object, and what has been done with it. With living beings or parts of the body, the user learns their general life-history but doesn't gain anything of what they were thinking or feeling.



  • Ability Learning: To learn skills and abilities from objects or people either temporarily or permanently.
  • Intuitive Aptitude: Instantly learn and understand the workings and mechanics of anything.
  • Knowledge Replication: To replicate the learned knowledge and skills of others.
  • Omnilingualism: Ascertaining the languages of other ethnicities.
  • Marking: To voluntarily leave an imprint.
  • Morality Viewing: Peer into a person's inner self to determine character.
  • Photographic Deduction: To figure out connections in whatever the user is investigating and process them extraordinarily fast.
  • Talent Theft: To perfectly replicate all the physical and mental capabilities and special skills of another being.
  • Visual Telepathy: To share psychic readouts.


Aura Reading (Kirlian Scanning)

  • Learn and understand everything about a person, place or thing by remotely studying the aura said individual or multitudinous abstracts may possess.

Biographic Aptitude (Existence Osmosis)

  • Learn and understand everything about a person by touching them without the need of special education or long-term relationship. The user’s power works as if they have been with their touched subject all their life. Doesn’t understand thoughts or minds.

Consumption Psychometry

  • Learn and understand the history of whatever user consumes.

Neuro-Residual Recollection (Psychic Navigation)

  • Learn and understand everything or the last moments of a dead person through touch. This allows the user to see the cause of death of the person they are touching and/or sometimes retrace the path they took. One may also retrace the residual path taken by a murderer if they were the cause of death of the person.

Psychometric Ability Replication

  • Learn and understand abilities by reading and intuitively mapping out superhuman powers and abilities through clairsentient contact.

Psychometric Telepathy

  • To create a telepathic link with anyone by holding an object that's connected to them.

Sonic Psychometry

  • Learn the history of an object by listening to the sound it makes.



  • Users of Psychic Shield (highly resistant) and Psychic Immunity (impervious).
  • May be based on physical senses.
    • May be limited to certain senses, like touch or sight only.

Known Users

  • Judge Anderson (2000 AD)
  • Valeria (Ángel o Demonio)
  • Gwen Tennyson (Ben 10: Alien Force)
  • Toa Helryx (Bionicle); via Mask of Psychometry
  • Shukuro Tsukishima (Bleach)
  • Sakaguchi Ango (Bungou Stray Dogs)
  • Gabriel Silk (Charlie Bone)
  • Phoebe Halliwell (Charmed); via Precognition
  • Theresa (Class of the Titans)
  • The Crow (The Crow)
    • Eric Draven
    • Ashe Corven
    • Alex Corvis
    • James "Jimmy" Cuervo
  • John Smith (The Dead Zone)
  • Users of Memory Reading Quanx ability (Denma)
  • Bun Waverly (Eastwick)
  • Melinda Gordon (Ghost Whisperer)
  • Kim Joon (The Gifted Hands)
  • Abe Sapien (Hellboy)
  • Sylar (Heroes)
  • Bridget Bailey (Heroes)
  • Ignatius Perrish (Horns)
  • Spawn (Image Comics)
  • Rachel Summers (Marvel Comics)
  • Adrienne Frost (Marvel Comics)
  • Ruth Aldine/Blindfold (Marvel Comics)
  • Nate Grey/X-Man (Marvel Comics)
  • Longshot (Marvel Comics)
  • Pip The Troll (Marvel Comics)
  • Protheans (Mass Effect)
  • Nudge (Maximum Ride)
  • Jefferson Reed (The Meteor Man)
  • Asuna Kisaki (Occultic;Nine)
  • Bridge Carson (Power Rangers SPD)
  • Sniffers (Push)
  • Calla Lily Johnson (The Raven Cycle)
  • Kusuo Saiki (Saiki Kusuo no Psi-nan)
  • Kobe Shakur (Ripley's Bureau of Investigation)
  • Pam Asbury (Rose Red)
  • Sabrina Spellman (Sabrina the Teenage Witch)
  • Tuxedo Mask (Sailor Moon)
  • Cloud Breather Dragon (Skylanders)
  • Kylie Galen (Shadow Falls); in her sleep
  • Left Hand (Vampire Hunter D Series)
  • Maya (Spirits)
  • Quinlan Vos (Star Wars)
  • Boc Aseca (Star Wars)
  • Luke Skywalker (Star Wars)
  • Cal Kestis (Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order)
  • Eleven (Stranger Things)
  • Mimori Akatsuki (Strike the Blood)
  • Nagisa Akatsuki (Strike the Blood)
  • Missouri Moseley (Supernatural)
  • Murasaki Edoyama (Tokyo ESP)
  • Aro (The Twilight Saga)
  • David Dunn (Unbreakable)
  • Miho Karasuma (Witch Hunter Robin)
  • Jana Vilkas (Wolfblood)
  • Wuya (Xiaolin Showdown)
  • Shiho Sannomiya (Zettai Karen Children)
  • Tsubomi Fujiko (Zettai Karen Children)
  • Shuji Sakaki (Zettai Karen Children)
  • Hyoubu Kyousuke (Zettai Karen Children/The Unlimited)
  • Kaos (Gunnm/Battle Angel Alita)
  • Lee Ahn (He is Psychometric)


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