"Be condemn to the eternal sleep. And thus, the fools shall sleep for eternity"
― Lavinia Reni (Highschool DxD)
"The World doesn't need to move in the right path anymore. It is better off asleep forever in the Infinite Tsukuyomi!!"
― Madara Uchiha (Naruto)
"I wish you unpleasant dreams, mug...courtesy of the Sandman!!"
― Wesley Dodds/Sandman (DC Comics)
The power to
cause other beings to fall asleep. Sub-power of Sleep Manipulation. Variation of Mental Inducement. Opposite to Awakening and Insomnia Inducement. Not to be confused with Sedative Inducement.
The Sleeping Curse/Spell
User can cause organisms to fall asleep, whether instantaneously or more naturally. The user can make people fall asleep by telling them or put them in a sleep-like trance, making them dream of their greatest fantasies or experience their worst nightmares.
See Also: .
Forced Sleep and Instant Sedation
Mystogan (Fairy Tail) can use his Staff
to easily put entire towns to sleep.
Mirajane (Fairy Tail) puts her fellow guild member Lucy to sleep.
Larcade Dragneel (Fairy Tail) using his third desire to cast Eternal Sleep of Death: R.I.P. to force his victims to sleep forever.
Charles Xavier (X-Men: First Class) possesses this and many other mental abilities.
The Sleep (Card Captor Sakura)
…and Venonat are two of the Pokémon that can use sleep powder.
Jigglypuff (Pokémon) has the ability to sing cutely and causes everyone hearing her to fall asleep.
Darkrai's (Pokémon) "Dark Void" puts anyone to sleep.
Somnibot (Power Rangers Zeo) has the ability to sing and cause everyone hearing her to fall asleep.
Undergrowth (Danny Phantom) can produce spores that put people to sleep.
Kumatora (Mother) uses hypnosis.
Experiment 360 "Drowsy" (Lilo & Stitch)
Kaa (Disney's The Jungle Book) puts Mowgli to sleep.
Since Zatch’s spells (Zatch Bell!) are so strong but his mind is weak, each time he uses a spell he passes out.
Alien Hypnos (Valkyrie Crusade) can make others sleep, being even able to make others sleep forever.
Silver Chariot Requiem (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part V Golden Wind/Vento Aureo) can put every living being in a large area into forceful sleep
Gaara (Naruto) is forced to fall asleep when he activates his
Play Possum Jutsu/Feigning Sleep Technique
Even before eating the chakra fruit, Kaguya Ōtsutsuki (Naruto) could put people into sleep…
…she used the Infinite Tsukuyomi to trap the world into an everlasting slumber, by inducing them into a dream based on their deepest desires.
Temple of Nirvana Technique, notably performed by Kabuto (Naruto) is a genjutsu created to induce a deep slumber in the form of feathers.
As both the goddess and embodiment of peace, Eldath's (Forgotten Realms) only method for defending herself is causing a deep dreamless state of sleep to the aggressor.
Cable (Marvel Comics) knocking out members of the Mutant Liberation Front.
Emma Frost (Marvel Comics)
Sylvester (Epithet Erased)'s epithet is "Drowsy", one of its abilities include inducing sleep onto others with golden dust he generates.