"Did it amuse you, to deny me what's rightful mine? With my powers restored I am like unto a GOD! I could suck the marrow from your bone before you drew another breath!"
― Samael to War after regaining his true power (Darksiders).
"You don't fuck with a god."
― Mundus taunting Dante. (DmC: Devil May Cry)
"The seven Evils are one within me! I AM LEGION!"
― Diablo as the Prime Evil when confronted by the Nephalem (Diablo)

The ability to become a demon of godly power. Variation of Transcendent Physiology. Advanced variation of Demon Physiology. Demonic version of Demiurge Physiology. Opposite to Transcendent Angel Physiology.

Also Called

  • Daemonium Deus/Nomine Physiology
  • Demon/Demonic Entity/God/King/Lord Physiology
  • Devil-God Physiology
  • Grand Master/Ruler of Hell
  • God-Devil Physiology
  • Primordial Demon Physiology
  • Supreme Demon Physiology
  • The Prime Evil (Diablo)
  • The Ultimate Demon/Devil


Users of this ability are able to become a demonic creature of unimaginable power. They also have powers that are beyond the comprehension of that of lesser demonic beings and are able to rule over an entire pantheon as their god out of both power and fear.





  • Contrary to the description of this page, not all transcendent demons are evil. However, those that are benevolent are rare to come by.


Known Users


  • Trigon (DC Comics)
  • Barbatos (DC Comics)
  • Nameless One (Dungeons & Dragons: The Animated Series)
  • Chernobog (Fantasia)
  • Bill Cipher (Gravity Falls)
  • Satan (Image Comics)
  • Spawn (Image Comics); temporarily
  • Drago (Jackie Chan Adventures)
  • Amatsu-Mikaboshi (Marvel Comics)
  • Dormammu (Marvel Comics)
  • Mephisto (Marvel Comics)
  • Shuma-Gorath (Marvel Comics)
  • Surtur (Marvel Comics)
  • Zom (Marvel Comics)
  • Aku (Samurai Jack)
  • Tengu Shredder (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2003)
  • Kavaxas (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2012)
  • Chaos (Vampirella)


  • Satan/Satanel (Bastard!!)
  • The Idea of Evil (Berserk)
  • Seven Great Demon Lords (Digimon)
  • Daemon/Ultra (Digimon)
  • Lucemon Shadowlord Mode (Digimon)
  • Ogudomon (Digimon)
  • GranDracmon (Digimon)
  • Tokima (Devil Hunter Yohko)
  • Super Devils (Highschool DxD)
  • Badass Overlords (Nippon Ichiverse)
    • Zetta
  • Ulbert Alain Odle (Overlord)
  • Dark King (Pretty Cure)
  • Demon Gods (Rave Master)
  • Tenmei Mikogami (Rosario + Vampire)
  • Valbanill (The Sacred Blacksmith)
  • Demon King (The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Ruby Eye Shabranigdo/Shabranigdu (Slayers)
  • Dark Star Dugradigdu (Slayers)
  • Kishin (Soul Eater)
  • Cain (Strike the Blood)
  • Zorc Necrophades (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
  • The Three Kings (Yu Yu Hakusho)
    • Raizen
    • Mukuro
    • Yomi
  • S-Class Demons and Upper (Yu Yu Hakusho)
    • Hiei
  • Mekai Deities (YuYu Hakusho)
    • Yakumo
    • Raiko
    • Majari
    • Kaiki

Video Games

  • Lucifer (Dante's Inferno)
  • Samael (Darksiders)
  • Lucifer (Darksiders)
  • Belial (Darkstalkers)
  • Morrigan Aensland (Darkstalkers)
  • Firebrand (Demon's Crest); as the Ultimate Gargoyle
  • Nyarlathotep (Demonbane)
  • Mundus (Devil May Cry series)
  • Argosax the Chaos (Devil May Cry series)
  • Sparda (Devil May Cry series)
  • The Savior (Devil May Cry 4)
  • Urizen (Devil May Cry 5)
  • Tathamet (Diablo)
  • Diablo (Diablo III) after absorbing the seven evils
  • Chaos (Dissidia: Final Fantasy)
  • Demon Gods (Dragon Ball Heroes)
  • Mechikabura (Dragon Ball Heroes)
  • Mira (Dragon Ball Xenoverse series)
  • Lu/Ciel (Elsword)
  • Gilvaroth (Jeanne D'Arc)
  • Gargos (Killer Instinct)
  • Demise (The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword)
  • Archfiends (Ninja Gaiden)
  • The Black Dragon (Ninja Gaiden)
  • Fortinbras (Onimusha)
  • Fleming (Shadows of the Damned)
  • George Reed (Shadows of the Damned)
  • Elliot Thomas (Shadows of the Damned)
  • The Sisters Grim (Shadows of the Damned)
  • Justine Divangelo (Shadows of the Damned)
  • Oni (Street Fighter series)
  • Daedric Princes (The Elder Scrolls franchise)
  • Chara/The Fallen Child (Undertale)
  • Belphegor (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Sargeras (Warcraft)
  • Kil'Jaeden (Warcraft)

Live Television/Movies

  • Senior Partners (Angel)
  • Kandar the Destroyer (Ash vs. Evil Dead)
  • Old Ones (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • The Beast (Doctor Who)

Tabletop Games

  • Asmodeus (Dungeons & Dragons 4th edition)
  • Asmodeus (Pathfinder)
  • Lamashtu (Pathfinder)
  • Chaos Gods (Warhammer 40.000)
    • Khorne
    • Tzeentch
    • Nurgle
    • Slaanesh


  • Malachai (Chronicles of Nick)
  • Lord English (Homestuck)
  • Al-Harith/Iblis (Islamic Mythology); in some interpretations, he is Shaitan/Devil instead of genie
  • Druella (Monster Girl Encyclopedia)
  • The Scarlet King (SCP Foundation)
  • Chernobog (Slavic Mythology)
  • Rushu (Wakfu)
  • Fanoxean (The Young Guardians)

Web Animation


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