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The power to regress anything/everything to its original form. Sub-power of Progress Manipulation. Opposite to Progression and Extreme Progression. Not to be confused with Devolution.

Also Called

  • Recession
  • Retrogression
  • Retrogression Manipulation
  • Reversal
  • Rewind


The user can reverse anything and/or everything back to a beginning or precursor state, causing their opponents to devolve back into more barbaric or pre-evolutionary forms, cause constructed items to de-compile to their original building materials or even disperse affected items back into their composite atoms/particles and rewind time itself.




  • May not be able to effect all of the aspects of regression.
  • Potentially weak against Progression.

Known Users

  • GOLB (Adventure Time)
  • Retrograde (Champions)
  • Trinity (DC Comics)
  • Doriate (Fairy Tail)
  • Castor and Pollux (God of War: Ascension)
  • Josuke Higashikata (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part IV Diamonds are Unbreakable); via Crazy Diamond
  • Experiment 210 aka Retro (Lilo and Stitch)
  • High Evolutionary (Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of Smash)
  • Joutou Kotobuki (Medaka Box)
  • Eri (My Hero Academia)
  • Ain (One Piece)
  • Yoo Joonghyuk (Omniscient Reader's Viewpoint)
  • The D'rahn (Wildstorm Comics)

Known Objects

  • Time Key (Breath of Fire)
  • De-vo Mist (Buzz Lightyear of Star Command)
  • Amulet of Uroborus (God of War: Ascension)
  • Devolving Ray (Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of Smash)
  • Evolution Chamber (Marvel's Hulk and the Agents of Smash)
  • Age-Regressor Ray (Milo Murphy's Law)
  • Modo Modo no Mi (One Piece: Film Z)
  • Devo Chamber (Super Mario Bros. film)
  • Devolution Gun (Super Mario Bros. film)
  • Rio Reverso (Xiaolin Showdown)