- "Its tragically delicious!"
- ― Androids Dungeon Customer (The Simpsons)
- Melancholy Absorption/Ingestion
- Sadness Devouring/Theft
The user can fully or partially absorb sadness, while removing it from the source, into their body and use it in various ways, gaining some form of advantage, either by enhancing themselves, gaining the drained power, using it as power source etc., either temporarily or permanently. Targets of the draining become calm.
- Absorbing Regeneration
- Assimilation Shield
- Emotion Metabolization
- Enhanced Condition/Supernatural Condition
- Induce sadlessness by absorbing sadness.
- Power Absorption (limited to sadness-based powers)
- Sadness Empowerment
- Emotion Manipulation
- Emotion Negation
- Emotional Energy Manipulation
- Emotional Vampirism
- Energy Absorption
- Melancholy Manipulation
- Users of Apathy or beings who lack emotion sadness are immune.
- May be limited to the amount of sadness the user can absorb
- May be psychologically affected by the sadness that is absorbed from others.
- May be limited to how much one can absorb.
- May have limited range, including touch only.
- Lilitu (Angel: Auld Lang Syne)