The ability to manipulate physical senses of oneself or others. Variation of Body Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Opinokinesis
  • Sense Alteration
  • Sense Control
  • Sensory Manipulation


The user has complete control over the senses of oneself and others, including sight, smell, hearing, touch, taste, balance, pain, etc, allowing them to freely alter and manipulate them. They can enhance, reduce or remove them temporarily or permanently, protect them from being overwhelmed, cause the target to sense things that aren't there or prevent them from sensing things that are, cause/remove sensory ailments, etc.






  • May be limited to manipulating the senses of others or only themselves.
  • Users of Enhanced Intelligence would possibly be able to defeat sense manipulation.
  • While some users may be able to create what feels like a wall, it is only in the target's mind.

Known Users

  • Black Burn (Air Gear)
  • Rachel Pizard (Alphas); increasing one of her senses decreases the other four
  • Stinkfly (Ben 10)
  • Swampfire (Ben 10)
  • Tōsen (Bleach); via Suzumushi, limited to sensory deprivation.
  • Sōsuke Aizen (Bleach); via Kyōka Suigetsu
  • Shinji Hirako (Bleach); via Sakanade
  • Meredy (Fairy Tail)
  • Ichiya Vandalay Kotobuki (Fairy Tail); via smell
  • Sophia (Karakuri Dôji Ultimo)
  • Virgo Shaka (Saint Seiya)
  • Itachi Uchiha (Naruto)
  • Ninjas (Naruto); via genjutsu
  • Nue Houjuu (Touhou Project); via concealing the true nature of the objects.
  • Gigalomaniacs (ChäoS;HEAd)
  • Noah II (ChäoS;HEAd)
  • Illusionist (Katekyo Hitman Reborn); via Mist rings
  • Hyoubu Kyousuke (Zettai Karen Children)
  • Akihiro Daken (Marvel Comics); via pheromones
  • Mastermind (Marvel Comics)

Known Objects

  • Idol of the Three Wise Monkeys (Jackie Chan Adventures)


Start a Discussion Discussions about Sense Manipulation

  • gigalomaniac in only sense manipulation?

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    • From a quick read, you are right in saying that it isn't just sense manipulation. From what I understood, they have the power to make...
    • hmm, well my reasoning for it having more to do with subjective reality than Hallucination is they can make the current reality a(or the) delus...