The power to carry/hold the souls of others inside themselves. Sub-power of Soul Manipulation. Variation of Soul Retention.

Also Called

  • Soul Holder
  • Spirit Carrier/Holder


User can carry or hold the souls of others inside themselves, either to prevent the soul from being sent to the afterlife or because the other person's body is unable carry it on their own. Possibly because of damage done to the body or some condition that prevents it from staying in its own vessel.




  • Damage to the soul can prevent it from being held.
  • Powerful soul may influence the holder.

Known Users

  • Omega Weapon (Dirge of Cerberus)
  • Tazuna Takatsuki (Hand Shakers)
  • Olaric (Return to Castle Wolfenstein)
  • Undead (Return to Castle Wolfenstein)
  • Izuna Amatake (Maga-Tsuki)
  • Orihime Seori (Maga-Tsuki)
  • Rayek (ElfQuest)
  • Wyzen (Asura's Wrath)
  • Yomi (Naruto)
  • Kazuto Tokino (UFO Ultramaiden Valkyrie)

Known Objects

  • Chamber of Guf (Neon Genesis Evangelion)
  • Soul Gem (Marvel Comics)
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