The power to
hide within the shadows of others. Technique of Darkness Manipulation.
Hiding in the Shadows
The user can hide within the shadows of others and remain undetected from whoever's shadow they happen to be hiding in. They can use this technique to spy on individuals without leaving behind physical evidence.
Must be able to touch or be near shadow or darkness to hide within it.
Useless in the absence of shadows cast by others.
Users can be detected if they speak or make noises while hiding.
Shunsui Kyoraku (Bleach) hiding in the shadows.
Jiraiya (Naruto) hiding inside Ryūsui's shadow and taking control of him, so long as he is holding his breath.
Shijima (Ninja Scroll) hiding in shadows for deadly ambushes and safety.
Agatha's Gengar (Pokémon Adventures) hiding in Blue's shadow, slowly draining his health in the process.
Marshadow (Pokémon) can lurks in the shadows of others to copy their movements and powers.
Makora (Samurai Deeper Kyo) hiding inside his dimensional shadows to hide even his ki.
Chiffon (Tensei Shichatta Yo (Iya, Gomen)) can hide in the shadows of others using magic.
Ranga (Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken) using Shadow Step to merge into the shadow of Rimuru Tempest.
Midna (The Legend of Zelda) can hide in Link's shadow, which also shields her from the light.
Wall Shadow (Yu-Gi-Oh!) hiding in its own shadow on the wall, moving stealthily.