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8th Apr '18 4:39:26 PM Levanah
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* Serena from V.E. Schwab's ''Vicious''- she helps her partner in crime Eli nearly take over an entire city before their enemies figure out that like the mythical sirens, her power can only be resisted if you find some way to block out the sound of her voice.
* Uzma Abidi from Samit Basu's ''Turbulence'' and its sequel ''Resistance''. Like all the newly empowered superheroes in the book, her powers grow and evolve over time. Initially she has starts out with a type of Glamour that she is not consciously aware of , which works by physical presence alone and does not need words-eventually she learns that she can make people obey her every command whether they want to or not when she speaks with a certain emphasis behind the words.

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* Serena from V.E. Schwab's ''Vicious''- she helps her partner in crime partner-in-crime Eli nearly take over an entire city before their enemies figure out that like the mythical sirens, her power can only be resisted if you find some way to block out the sound of her voice.
* Uzma Abidi from Samit Basu's ''Turbulence'' and its sequel ''Resistance''. Like all the newly empowered superheroes in the book, her powers grow and evolve over time. Initially she has starts out with a type of Glamour that she is not consciously aware of , which works by physical presence alone and does not need words-eventually words. Eventually she learns that she can make people obey her every command whether they want to or not when she speaks with a certain emphasis behind the words.
8th Apr '18 4:34:21 PM Levanah
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* Uzma Abidi from Samit Basu's ''Turbulence'' and its sequel ''Resistance''. Like all the newly empowered superheroes in the book, her powers grow and evolve over time. Initially she has starts out with a type of [[Glamour]] that she is not consciously aware of , which works by physical presence alone and does not need words-eventually she learns that she can make people obey her every command whether they want to or not when she speaks with a certain emphasis behind the words.

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* Uzma Abidi from Samit Basu's ''Turbulence'' and its sequel ''Resistance''. Like all the newly empowered superheroes in the book, her powers grow and evolve over time. Initially she has starts out with a type of [[Glamour]] Glamour that she is not consciously aware of , which works by physical presence alone and does not need words-eventually she learns that she can make people obey her every command whether they want to or not when she speaks with a certain emphasis behind the words.
8th Apr '18 4:12:48 PM Levanah
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*Serena from V.E. Schwab's ''Vicious''- she helps her partner in crime Eli nearly take over an entire city before their enemies figure out that like the mythical sirens, her power can only be resisted if you find some way to block out the sound of her voice.
*Uzma Abidi from Samit Basu's ''Turbulence'' and its sequel ''Resistance''. Like all the newly empowered superheroes in the book, her powers grow and evolve over time. Initially she has starts out with a type of [[Glamour]] that she is not consciously aware of , which works by physical presence alone and does not need words-eventually she learns that she can make people obey her every command whether they want to or not when she speaks with a certain emphasis behind the words.
18th Feb '18 6:03:28 PM jormis29
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* In ''Franchise/{{Justice League|of America}}: Generation Lost'', Lord takes this UpToEleven. With mechanical assistance (including blood transfusions, since he has a nosebleed whenever he uses his powers), he mindwipes the entire world into forgetting he even existed.

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* In ''Franchise/{{Justice League|of America}}: Generation Lost'', ''ComicBook/JusticeLeagueGenerationLost'', Lord takes this UpToEleven. With mechanical assistance (including blood transfusions, since he has a nosebleed whenever he uses his powers), he mindwipes the entire world into forgetting he even existed.
16th Feb '18 10:52:07 PM nombretomado
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* In ''VideoGame/TearsToTiara2'' we have [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Master of Rats.]] [[ThePiedPiperofHamelin Clearly based on the Piper of Hamelin.]] His flute can make others freeze and attack each other. Then he summons a bunch of giant rats.

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* In ''VideoGame/TearsToTiara2'' we have [[ExactlyWhatItSaysOnTheTin Master of Rats.]] [[ThePiedPiperofHamelin [[Literature/ThePiedPiperofHamelin Clearly based on the Piper of Hamelin.]] His flute can make others freeze and attack each other. Then he summons a bunch of giant rats.
4th Feb '18 5:46:59 PM nombretomado
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* In ''{{Noblesse}}'', Rai, the main character, can do this. He doesn't give many commands, but each are followed to the letter, including an order ''not to breathe''.

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* In ''{{Noblesse}}'', ''Webcomic/{{Noblesse}}'', Rai, the main character, can do this. He doesn't give many commands, but each are followed to the letter, including an order ''not to breathe''.
24th Jan '18 3:51:45 PM ChronoLegion
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* In ''Series/{{The Librarians|2014}}'', the Saint of Thieves has this power over his worshipers, with a helping of EvilSoundsDeep.
9th Jan '18 7:43:03 PM Sabrewing
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* In ''Videogame/WorldofWarcraft'' some powerful Mantid can use their voice like this. Both Imperial Vizier Zor'lok and Kaz'tik the Manipulator can charm the players during their respective fights in the Heart of Fear and Siege of Orgrimmar.

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* In ''Videogame/WorldofWarcraft'' ''Videogame/WorldOfWarcraft'' some powerful Mantid can use their voice like this. Both Imperial Vizier Zor'lok and Kaz'tik the Manipulator can charm the players during their respective fights in the Heart of Fear and Siege of Orgrimmar.



* The masks in ''Tecmo's VideoGame/{{Deception}}'' will forcibly lure invaders towards or away from you if you use one that affects them.

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* The five masks in ''Tecmo's VideoGame/{{Deception}}'' will forcibly lure invaders towards or away from you with an audible scream if you use one that affects them.
9th Jan '18 7:41:47 PM Sabrewing
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* The masks in ''Tecmo's VideoGame/{{Deception}}'' will forcibly lure invaders towards or away from you if you use one that affects them.
13th Nov '17 2:39:30 PM Narsil
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** In ''Series/JessicaJones2015,'' [[Creator/DavidTennant Kilgrave]] simply has to give an instruction, and his subjects are immediately compelled to obey. Those receiving his orders ''cannot'' directly invoke ExactWords, [[spoiler: though someone else not under his control can convince a controlled individual that an order has technically been fulfilled.]]

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** In ''Series/JessicaJones2015,'' [[Creator/DavidTennant Kilgrave]] simply has to give an instruction, and his subjects are immediately compelled to obey. Those receiving his orders ''cannot'' directly invoke ExactWords, [[spoiler: though they'll try to obey the command in the spirit it was given--though someone else not under his control can convince a controlled individual that an order has technically been fulfilled.]]fulfilled. [[note]]For example, he tells one character to "put a bullet in your head". Not having a loaded gun, she tries to physically force a bullet into her skull--but Jessica forces the victim's mouth open and pops a bullet in, then tells her that a bullet is now in her head, ending the compulsion.[[/note]]
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