Nail Manipulation (Power)

Also Called

  • Chelokinesis
  • Onychokinesis 

Capabilities

The user has complete control over the nails, but including also claws and hoofs, of oneself and others, allowing them to freely alter and manipulate them. They can manipulate the shape, growth, coloration, density (to make them more durable or easier to break), sharpness, extend them over fingers for protection or project nails as projectiles, remove or enhanced cuticles, induce/remove nail infections/ailments, etc.

Applications

  • Claw Retraction
  • Cutting
  • Density Manipulation - nails only.
  • Nail Color Manipulation
  • Sharpness Manipulation 

Techniques

  • Nail Projectiles: To launch nails as projectiles, effectively acting as either needles or bullets. 

Associations

  • Animal Imitation/Animal Morphing most animals have claws/nails/hooves.
  • Body Manipulation
  • Enhanced Clawmanship
  • Enhanced Climbing/Wallcrawling by digging one's claws into surfaces.
  • Natural Weaponry 

Limitations

  • May be limited to manipulating the nails of others or only themselves. 

Definition for Marvel Comics

Definition

Characters

L

  • Lady Deathstrike

M

  • Marvel Boy (Home reality of Noh-Varr)

Definition for DC Comics

Definition

Characters

C

  • Catwoman
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