The ability to read the thoughts of, and/or to mentally communicate with others. Telepathy is one of the basis of most telepathic and mind-based powers.
- Mind Reading
The ability falls into two categories, "Telepathic Communication" and "Telepathic Perception." Telepathy is the ability to transfer information from one mind to another, or to read minds without the aid of physical communication. Telepathy might also evolve into other mental-based powers.
Users of this power may obtain other similar powers like:
- Mental Manipulation
- Hive Mind
- Darkside View
- Mind Exchange
- Psychic Navigation
- Psychic Constructs
- Penance Stare
- Divided Mind (Can only divide an enemy's mind, not his own.)
- Mind Control
- Memory Manipulation
- Illusion Manipulation
- Emotion Manipulation
- Dream Manipulation
- Users are prone to headaches so it has to be limited to off-set them.
- Low-Level users would only work at one target at a time.
- Some targets, like those with Perspicuity, could be immune.
- Psionic Shield: The ability to erect a psychic shield to protect the minds of oneself or others.
- Psychic Shadow: The ability to mask psychic presence, hiding from other psychics.
- Telepathic Shadow: The ability to mask visual presence, making targets want to look away from the user.
- Internal Vocalization: Speaking as a part of another's mind.
- Operative Theft: The ability to quickly process, store, upload or download information through another's mind.
- Dark Psyche: Communicate with the dark side of a person's personality.
- Inhibit: Placing “psychic inhibitors” in the minds of adversaries to prevent them from using their abilities.
- Neurocognitive Deficit: Shut down an opponent's higher brain functions.
- Mental Stimulants: Making one feel pleased, happy, pained or other emotion.
- Vocalized Communication: To speak or have spoken thoughts from the communicators.
- Intuitive Multilingual: The ability to intuitively understand new languages.
- Mental Detection: The ability to sense another's presence.
- Mind Link: The ability to develop a permanent mental bond with any person; also called imprinting.
- Psionic Binding: The ability to use the psychic mind of another, combining the psychic energies to boost one's own powers or temporarily increase their psionic abilities.
- Telepathic Relay/Link: The ability to act as a relay station for a group of minds, allowing said minds to "speak" to one another through the user.
Some Telepaths may eventually become Omnipathic; meaning they are able to read the minds of every living being on the planet at one time.