"Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul. Instead, fear the One who can destroy both soul and body in hell."
― Matthew 10:28 (The Bible)
"Nay, she is not alive. Nor is she dead. Death is but a state of the body; true death is the vanquishing of the soul. This girl still has her soul. So she is not dead"
― Ruminas Valentine (Tensei Shitara Slime Datta Ken)

The power to destroy the souls of others. Sub-power of Soul Manipulation. Variation of Destruction. Opposite of Soul Creation. Not to be confused with Soul Mutilation.

Also Called

  • Second/Spiritual/True Death Inducement
  • Soul/Spiritual Annihilation/Killing/Murdering/Shredding
  • The Second/True Death


The user can permanently destroy/annihilate souls and/or spiritual beings that do not have a body, without affecting the body, which causes the targets to die without possibility of Resurrection, but some may transform into a soulless being instead.




Known Users

Known Objects

  • Sōkyoku (Bleach)
  • Invincible Stars/Starmen/Super Star (Mario series)
  • Ancient Athame (Charmed comic)
  • Godkiller (Drive Angry)
  • Silver Arm (Fate/Grand Order)
  • Basilisk's venom (Harry Potter)
  • Sword of Grynfindor (Harry Potter)
  • Azrael's Blade/Flaming Sword (Lucifer)
  • Soul Gem (Marvel Comics)
  • Olympian Crystal (Once Upon a Time)
  • Universal Killswitch (Transformers)
  • Soul Shredder (Your Pretty Face Is Going To Hell)


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