Master Mantis is a kung fu master and member of the Furious Five. In his youth, he was hindered by his overconfidence and impatience, but he was able to overcome this in order to escape and defeat a group of bandits who imprisoned him. He would briefly begin a career as a doctor, before becoming a student of Master Shifu and training in the ways of kung fu.

Powers and Stats

Tier: Likely 8-C

Name: Master Mantis

Origin: Kung Fu Panda

Gender: Male

Age: Unknown

Classification: Chinese Mantis, Kung Fu Master

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, An expert in mantis style kung fu, Pressure Point Strikes, Paralysis Inducement (His acupuncture attack can render a foe immobile), Weapon Mastery, Acrobatics, Small Size (Type 2), Levitation, Size Manipulation (With the Gong Tau Potion), Chi Manipulation, Energy Projection and Life Manipulation

Attack Potency: Likely Building level (Should be likely comparable to Master Tigress)

Speed: Subsonic (Can keep up with the rest of the Furious Five)

Lifting Strength: Superhuman (Held up a rope bridge that the rest of the Furious Five and Tai Lung were on)

Striking Strength: Likely Building Class

Durability: Likely Building level

Stamina: High

Range: Standard melee range, Low Multiversal with chi techniques (Even characters who are completely inexperienced with chi, such as the panda villagers, are capable of projecting their chi between universes)

Standard Equipment: Usually fights unarmed, but can use various objects as weapons. Has access to the Gong Tau Potion and its antidote.

Intelligence: Skilled fighter and has some medical knowledge, otherwise average

Weaknesses: Attacks on his right side

Notable Attacks/Techniques:

  • Acupuncture Attack: Mantis can use his knowledge of acupuncture to target his opponent's pressure points.
  • Pinwheel Attack: An attack involving throwing numerous objects in quick succession.


Notable Victories:

Tsuyu Asui (My Hero Academia) Tsuyu's Profile (Speed was equalized)

Notable Losses:

Inconclusive Matches:

Start a Discussion Discussions about Master Mantis

  • KFP Minor Tier Adjustments

    17 messages
    • Uh, nobody said that you no longer need a calc to get a plus. You can get a plus if a calc places you very close to the median of the tier ...
    • I’ve seen plus signs given for characters who downscale a tier
  • Mantis vs Tsuyu - The Prey Fights Back

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    • It hasn't been 24 hours yet
    • It has indeed not been  ̶1̶7̶ *24 hours, but I'm in school right now so I think I'll just leave it.
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