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Light Manipulation
Possessed By Devektra, Raylan
Primary Function Manipulate the spectrum of light
Variation Fighting, Performing

"With the other hand, she manipulated the club's already sophisticated lighting system, bending it's multicolored beams in skillful, dazzling counterpoijnt to the sounds coming out of her mouth."

(Sandor, The Last Days of Lorien)

Light Manipulation is a Legacy that gives the user to manipulate light waves for a range of different effects, often dazzling, hyponotic light displays.

Known Users[]


A talented Garde singer who uses Light manipulation with Sound Manipulation to enhance her performances.


Ella's father was said to have this Legacy. He was able to use it to darken the surroundings around an enemy and make it hard for them to see, a tactical advantage.

In courtship of Ella's mother, Erina, Raylan would stand in the courtyard, while she would fly with his Chimæra, and would use his Legacy to change the colour of her lightning strikes. Raylan and Erina soon married and conceived a child, Ella.

Pittacus Lore[]

Elders with the title of Pittacus Lore are able to replicate any Legacy they have seen using Ximic. This including Light Manipulation as well.


Mentioned in Raising Monsters, dead by a parasite in her head for an experience.