"This is a contest of brute force versus brains. I'll take brains every time."
― Vril Dox II/Brainiac 2 (DC Comics)
"There is no such thing as luck in this world. Rules, prerequisites, psychological states; there are any number of invisible factors that combine to produce an unpredictable but inevitable result. The victor of a game is decided before it even begins. There is no chance."
― Sora (No Game No Life)
"A sure win often requires careful thought."
― Shogi Master (Valkyrie Crusade)
"Grand strategy is the art of looking beyond the present battle and calculating ahead. Focus on your ultimate goal and plot to reach it."
― Robert Greene
"A mind capable of cold calculation and meticulous construction of optimal strategy that will yield the most efficient results!!"
― Ou Hon on his father, Ou Sen (Kingdom)
"To achieve victory while having both friend and foe alike dance in your palm...That is what it means to be a Great General!!"
― Rin Shou Jo of the Three Great Heavens (Kingdom)

The power to have infallible tactics and strategy. Advanced version of Tactical Analysis.

Also Called

  • Absolute Strategies/Tactics
  • Flawless Strategist/Tactician
  • Master Tactical Analysis
  • Omnicompetent Strategist/Tactician
  • Perfect Strategist/Tactician
  • The Grand Strategist
  • Ultimate Schemer


User has a genius-level of strategy and tactics, able to see through all angles/information/patterns/perceptions of any subject, conflict, condition, environment, etc. This gives them the ability to come up with plans/actions that will guarantee victory and make the wisest/optimal strategic and tactical decisions for the short and long term at exactly the right time. They can consider all effects and outcomes, anticipate all obstacles, seize all opportunities, adjust effectively to any situation, manipulate all circumstances to their optimal benefits, and making the most out of anything around him to achieve their goals.

User possesses a flawless foresight, enable them to balanced their long-term strategy with their tactical moves with unparalleled accuracy, as well as intuitively forecasting future trends, changes, events, and developments, and respond quickly and accurately to any circumstance or situation, also able to persuade people and manipulate them to do what the user wants them to do discreetly, by using various psychological tricks, and easily read their intentions and discover their deception. Which makes User the ideal strategist at all levels, and achieve the best possible results in anything they does.




Known Users

See Also: The Strategist


  • Sōsuke Aizen (Bleach)
  • Kisuke Urahara (Bleach)
  • Aion (Chrono Crusade)
  • Lelouch V Britania (Code Geass)
  • Various Characters (Kingdom)
  • Sadao Maou (The Devil is a Part-Timer!)
  • The Major (Hellsing Ultimate)
  • Various Characters (Naruto)
  • Sora and Shiro (No Game No Life)
  • Komei (One Piece); Anime only
  • Norman (The Promised Neverland)
  • Kiyotaka Ayanokoji ("Classroom Of The Elite)
  • Shiroe (Log Horizon)


  • Barry Robinson (American Dad!); via his original non-feeble minded personality
  • Sokka (Avatar: The Last Airbender)
  • Bruce Wayne/Batman (DC Comics)
  • The Joker (DC Comics)
  • Slade Wilson/Deathstroke (DC Comics)
  • Midnighter (Wildstorm/DC Comics)
  • General Hawk (G.I. Joe)
  • Cobra Commander (G.I. Joe)
  • General Immortus (Teen Titans)
  • Steven Rogers/Captain America (Marvel Comics)
  • Victor von Doom/Doctor Doom (Marvel Comics)
  • James Logan Howlett/Wolverine (Marvel Comics)
  • Victor Creed/Sabretooth (Marvel Comics)
  • Callisto (Marvel Comics)
  • Samuel Sterns/The Leader (Marvel Comics)
  • Ivar Anni-Padda (Valiant Entertainment Comics)
  • Gilad Anni-Padda, the Eternal Warrior (Valiant Entertainment Comics)
  • Colin King/Ninjak (Valiant Entertainment Comics)
  • Adrian Veidt/Ozymandias (Watchmen)

Live Television/Movies

  • John Milton (The Devil Advocate)
  • Edward "Eddie" Morra (Limitless)
  • Emir Kozcuoglu (Kara Sevda)
  • Think Tank (Star Trek Voyager)
  • Bobby Singer (Supernatural)
  • Dean Winchester (Supernatural)
  • Sam Winchester (Supernatural)
  • Brenda (Maze Runner)
  • Number Five (The Umbrella Academy)


Video Games

  • Red Knight (Forgotten Realms)
  • Thel 'Vadam (Halo)
  • Preston J. Cole (Halo)
  • Xehanort (Kingdom Hearts III)
  • Shogi Master (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Xuan Nu (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Imotekh the Stormlord (Warhammer 40,000)
  • Lord Castellan Usarkar E. Creed (Warhammer 40,000)
  • Matrim "Mat" Cauthon (The Wheel of Time)




Live Television/Movies

Video Games


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