"Your missing out on the joys of life. Like...Pizza! I can't smell. We..I can't taste either!?"
"All that stuff is in your body."
"No smell, no taste."
"Or touch.."
― Joe Gardner and 22 (SOUL)

The ability to deprive the senses of oneself or others. Sub-power of Sense Manipulation. Opposite to Sense Augmentation and Sensory Overload. No to be confused with Sense Removal.

Also Called

  • Sense Deprivation/Negation/Suppression
  • Sensory Suppression


User is able to numb/decrease the senses (sight, taste, hearing, feel and/or smell) of oneself or others temporarily or permanently.




  • May be limited to certain senses.
  • Turning off one's senses during a battle will have dangerous results. Ex.Turning one's hearing off while fighting an opponent who is invisible.
  • Users of Psychic Shield (highly resistant) and Psychic Immunity (impervious).

Known Users

  • Rachel Pirzad (Alphas)
  • Kaname Tōsen (Bleach)
  • Mirco Bladimof (Chica Vampiro)
  • Irene Belserion (Fairy Tail); after becoming a Dragon and being granted a human body
  • Kyoka (Fairy Tail)
  • Baldur (God of War)
  • The Watcher (Heroes)
  • Akihiro Daken (Marvel Comics); via pheromones
  • Seiichi Yukimura (The Prince of Tennis)
  • Cameron Cole (Red Queen)
  • Virgo Shaka (Saint Seiya); via Ring of Heaven's Treasure
  • Grayroad (The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Jane "Eleven" Hopper (Stranger Things)
  • Alec (Twilight Saga)
  • Chirox (BIONICLE); via Kanohi Shelek which deafens target

Known Objects

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

Known Powers

  • Shamac (Re:Zero)

Known Locations

  • The Great Before (SOUL)


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