For a gallery of examples for Time Manipulation, see here.

The ability to alter, change, control and manipulate the flow of time by slowing, accelerating, reversing, or stopping it.

Also Called

  • Chrono Control
  • Chrono Force
  • Chronokinesis
  • Temporal Control
  • Time Control
  • Time Warping


The user can manipulate time, accelerating, slowing, stopping and even rewinding or looping it either for themselves, other objects/people and/or areas. They cannot affect space or other dimensions.





  • Low-Level users have limited ability in both the length of time and area they can affect.
  • Users of Chronolock are immune to this power

Known Users

  • Nozdormu (Warcraft)
  • Chronos, the protogenos personification of time (Greek Mythology)
  • Kronos/Cronus, Titan God of Time and the Harvest (Greek Mythology)
  • Eternity (Marvel)
  • Infinity (Marvel)
  • Scarlet Witch (Marvel)
  • Professor Paradox (Ben 10)
  • Eon (Ben 10)
  • Clockwork (Ben 10: Ultimate Alien)
  • Clockwork (Danny Phantom)
  • The Shopkeeper (SJA)
  • Kang the Conqueror (Marvel)
  • Hiro Nakamura (Heroes)
  • Peter Petrelli (Heroes)
  • Arthur Petrelli (Heroes)
  • Celebi (Pokemon) (limited control)
  • Dialga (Pokémon) (absolute control)
  • Sonic the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Shadow the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Metal Sonic (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Silver the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Mephiles the Dark (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Chronus (Class of the Titans)
  • Jareth, the Goblin King (Labyrinth)
  • Fry, only when he drinks 100 cups of coffee, does time slow down (Futurama)
  • Sailor Pluto (Sailor Moon)
  • The Time (Card Captor Sakura)
  • Zephyr (Castlevania)
  • Luxord (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Vakama, via the Mask of Time (BIONICLE)
  • Bernkastel (Umineko No Naku Koro Ni)
  • Hanyuu Furude (Higurashi No Naku Koro Ni)
  • Professor Zoom/Eobard Thawne (DC Comics)
  • Zoom/Hunter Zolomon (DC Comics)
  • The Flash/Barry Allen (DC Comics)
  • The Flash/Wally West (DC Comics)
  • Kid Flash/Bart Allen (DC Comics)
  • Quicksilver (Marvel)
  • Velocidad (Marvel)
  • Timeslip (Marvel)
  • Sakuya Izayoi (Touhou Project)
  • Aeon (Castlevania)
  • Ultear/Zalty (Fairy Tail)
  • Tim (Braid)
  • All Time-Branch Paradox Agents (Paradox Saga)
  • All Time-Branch Archangel Members (Paradox Saga)
  • Kronos (Percy Jackson)
  • Alien X (Ben 10: Alien Force)
  • Hugo (Ben 10: Alien Force)
  • Luur (Galactik Football)
  • Amber (Darker than Black)
  • Curtis Donovan (Misfits)
  • Wendigo (Lost Tapes)
  • Death (Family Guy)
  • Cryptosporidium (Destroy All Humans! Path of the Furon)
  • Guldo, for as long as he can hold his breath (Dragon Ball Z )
  • Time Lords (Doctor Who)
  • Rose Tyler as Bad Wolf (Doctor Who)
  • The Borg (Star Trek)
  • Q (Star Trek)
  • The Klingon Empire (Star Trek)
  • The Bajorans (Star Trek)
  • The Traveler (Star Trek)
  • Cpl. Simone Cole (Clive Barker's Jericho)
  • Dr. N. Tropy (Crash Bandicoot)
  • Yoshikage Kira (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 4)
  • Diavolo (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 5)
  • Dio Brando (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 3)
  • Ringo Roadagain (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 7)
  • Enrico Pucci (JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Part 6)
  • Clank, via his chrono-scepter (Ratchet and Clank)
  • Orvus (Ratchet and Clank)
  • Zoni (Ratchet and Clank)
  • Time Wizard (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • Young Xehanort (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Link (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Princess Zelda (The Legend of Zelda)
  • Spyro (The Legend of Spyro: The Eternal Night)
  • Mecha Sonic (Super Mario Bros. Z)
  • Dave Strider (Homestuck)
  • Aradia Megido (Homestuck)
  • Kaguya Houraisan (Touhou Project)
  • Takatsu Aoba (Code: Breaker)
  • Matthew Tyler/Hourman (DC One Million)
  • Time Slime (The 13 Ghosts of Scooby-Doo)
  • Gamma (Red vs Blue)
  • Agent Wyoming (Red vs Blue)
  • The Meta/Agent Maine (Red vs Blue)
  • Ginji Amano (Getbackers)

Start a Discussion Discussions about Time Manipulation

  • Weaknesses

    2 messages
    • What limitations would you put on OC who can manipulate time?
    • depends on how trained they are if there a demigod there would be more if there not there will be less but all in all heres my thought on ...
  • Space Manipulation vs Time Manipulation

    18 messages
    • Spatial Manipulation allows you to manipulate the characteristics of space including time so space>time. Furthermore, by manipulating space ...
    • I think that time can’t exist without space. Without any plane of existence to be in, time ceases to exist. Therefore, space>time.
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