The ability to mimic the powers and traits of book characters. Technique of Literary Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Fairy Tale Mimicry
  • Fantasy Mimicry
  • Story Immersion
  • Storybook Physiology


User can become a book character, mimicking the powers and traits of book characters either by entering books, possibly taking the place of the character they're mimicking, or drawing the power from the character into world outside the books.





  • Becoming a character risks personality spill-over or even total loss of self if the character is too powerful.
  • May get permanently stuck in a book.
  • May die in the real world if they die in the book.

Known Users


  • Various Fables (Fables)


  • Ungaro's Stand, Bohemian Rhapsody (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 6 Stone Ocean)
  • The 12 Eto Rangers (Eto Rangers)
  • Alice Seekers (Kagihime)
  • Maedchen (Marchen Maedchen); via Fairytale Warping


  • Toon Monsters (Yu-Gi-Oh)

Live Television

  • All Residents of the Enchanted Forest (Once Upon a Time)
  • All Residents of Wonderland (Once Upon a Time)
  • All Residents of Oz (Once Upon a Time)


  • Timmy Turner (Fairly Odd Parents); via his Crimson Chin comic books
  • Grim (The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy)
  • Every Man (The Simpsons)
  • Pagemaster (The Pagemaster)

Video Games

  • Maya Schrödinger (Wild Arms 3); Can gain abilities from the books character
  • All Residents of The Fairy Kingdom (Valkyrie Crusade)
    • Juliet
    • Cinderella
    • Sleeping Beauty
    • Rapunzel
    • Snow White

Known Objects

Known Locations

  • The Nine Kingdoms (The 10th Kingdom)
  • The Enchanted Forest (Once Upon a Time)
  • Wonderland (Once Upon a Time)
  • Neverland (Once Upon a Time)
  • Oz (Once Upon a Time)
  • The Land Without Color (Once Upon a Time)
  • The Homelands (Fables)
  • The Fairy Kingdom (Valkyrie Crusade)


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