The power to manipulate darkness to increase their maneuverability. Sub-power of Darkness Manipulation. Variation of Matter Surfing. Opposite to Photokinetic Surfing.

Also Called

  • Darkness/Shadows Jumping/Riding/Surfing
  • Umbrakinetic Jumping/Riding


The user controls the darkness in a way that increases their ability to move and/or maneuver either by granting them abilities they otherwise lack or allowing them to ignore normally needed equipment.


  • Enhanced Speed by riding a wave of the darkness.
  • Sliding 'Surfing' or 'skating' the darkness without board or skates.
  • Supernatural Leap by making the darkness 'fling' the user in the wanted direction.
  • Umbrakinetic Flight by lifting the darkness this can be done by:
    • Shaping it into a pillar, slide or something similar and riding it, this forces the user to stay relatively close to the element.
    • Lifting a part of it and simply flying away.



  • Users either have to be able to generate darkness or draw darkness from other sources.

Known Users

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