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"Ooh! Morlocks. C.H.U.D.'s. Mole People!"
"There is no escape from the fortress of the moles! Oh, except that."
― Homer Simpson and Hans Moleman as the Mole King (The Simpsons)

The power to adapt to underground environments. Variation of Environmental Adaptation.

Also Called

  • Cave Adaptation
  • Fossorial Adaptation
  • Terrane Adaptation
  • Underground Adaptation


User is able to survive and adapt to underground, stuffy, low-light terrene conditions like caves/tunnels with senses, endurance and breathing adapted for such (perhaps also adapted for intense heat, if adapted for areas closer to the earth's core).




  • May have photosensitive eyes.
  • May have aversion to sunlight.

Known Users

  • Al muddies (Aladdin: The Animated Series)
  • Atlanteans (Atlantis: The Lost Empire)
  • Deathworm (Ark Survivar Evolved)
  • Sand Rippers (Ben 10: Omniverse)
  • Sluggoth demons (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Holetaurs (Centaurworld)
  • Moles (Crypt of the NecroDancer)
  • Drimogemon (Digimon)
  • Digmon (Digimon)
  • Silurians/Homo Reptilia (Doctor Who)
  • Gnotts (Gnottene)
  • Nessies (Happy Ness: The Secret of the Loch)
  • Morlocks (H.G, Wells's The Time Machine)
  • Buck (Ice Age)
  • Dinosaurs (Ice Age)
  • Kiriha Kurano (Invaders of the Rokujyoma)
  • Dragons (Karsearin: Adventures of a Red Dragon)
  • Mogmas (The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword)
  • Harvey Elder/Mole Man (Marvel Comics)
  • The Undergrounders (Milo Murphy's Law)
  • Earth Release users (Naruto)
  • Ground-type Pokemon (Pokemon)
  • E.Aster Bunnymund/The Easter Bunny (Rise of the Guardians)
  • Praxis Inhabitants (Sanctuary)
  • Blink (Spyro)
  • Mole People (Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars)
  • Ninja Turtles (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles); only sewer
  • Graboids (Tremors)