Death is the physical manifestation of the concept of, unsurprisingly, death. This concept is mostly viewed as a being in European (such as German) folklore. Occasionally associated with Old Father Time.

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Tier: Unknown

Name: Death, Grim Reaper

Origin: Fables and Fairytales

Gender: Referred to as Male, occasionally as female 

Age: As old as time

Classification: Concept of death

Powers and Abilities: Death ManipulationDisease Manipulation (Diseases are Death's messengers), limited Life Manipulation (Can extend people's lifespans with candles from an underground cavern), Non-Corporeal, Flight, Teleportation, Immortality (Types 1, 5, 8, and 9), Self-Sustenance (All types), Soul Manipulation, Durability Negation, Portal Creation, Darkness Manipulation, InvisibilityEnhanced Senses (was able to tell when his godson was called to a sick person), Aura (His presence is cold and causes plants to die), can speak to the dead, has limited Fate Manipulation (In some interpretations, he controls how and when someone will die), Abstract Existence (Type 1; Is death itself)

Attack Potency: Unknown, abilities bypass durability

Speed: Unknown

Lifting Strength: Unknown

Striking Strength: Unknown

Durability: Unknown, non-corporeality and immortality makes him difficult to defeat

Stamina: Limitless

Range: Extended melee range

Standard Equipment: Wings, scythe, black robes, a horse, an underground cavern

Intelligence: Above average

Weaknesses: Can be tricked by humans into releasing their souls.

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Death Touch: Self-explanatory.
  • Soul Reaping: An attack with his scythe that damages the soul.
  • Underground Cavern: A cavern that is filled with candles that represent the lives of mankind. If one of the candle is blown out, that person will immediately die.

Note: This profile is a composited version of Death as he appears in Folklore, Fairytales, and Fables.


Notable Victories:

Freddy Krueger (A Nightmare on Elm Street) Freddy's profile (Speed was equalized and Dreamworld Freddy was used)

Notable Losses:

Inconclusive Matches:

Old Father Time (Fables and Fairytales) Old Father Time's profile

SCP-682 (SCP Foundation) SCP-682's Profile (Article Canon was used with Speed equalized)

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