When a character displays the ability to stop time around them, usually as a combat ability.
Known time stoppers
- Akemi Homura of Mahou Shoujo Madoka Magica
- Amber from Darker Than Black
- Dio Brando (The World) and Kujo Jotaro (Star Platinum) from Jojo no Kimyou na Bouken, the former also gave rise to the ZA WARUDO meme.
- Esdeath from Akame ga Kill!
- Guldo from Dragon Ball Z
- Hit from Dragon Ball Super
- Izayoi Sakuya from the Touhou series
- Saiki from The King of Fighters
- Shadow the Hedgehog from the Sonic series
- Tokisaki Kurumi from Date A Live
- Yatsumura Tsuyuno from Mahou Shoujo Site