|Associated Color(s)||Primary: Black|
|Associated Location(s)||Dark Regions|
Shadow was an element allowing the controller to extinguish light and launch blasts of pure darkness. While commonly associated with evil, it was not always. In fact, it wasn't until the Brotherhood of Makuta became corrupted that it was associated with evil.
- Creating shadows.
- Controlling shadows.
- Absorbing shadows.
- Using shadows to teleport (For select users).
- Creating a Shadow Hand (Exclusive to Makuta).
- Unleashing a Shadow Nova Blast. (Exclusive to Toa)
These beings were wielders of the Element of Shadow:
- All Kraata and Rahkshi of Darkness
- All Makuta - Most deceased
- The Kanohi Kraahkan and any user of it
- Takutanuva - Formerly; now unmerged/
- Shadow Matoran - Formerly
- Toa of Shadow
- Turaga of Shadow
- Takanuva - Formerly; controlled both Light and Shadow.
- Shadow Takanuva - Some deceased.
- Any victim of a Shadow Leech
These locations were affiliated with the Element of Shadow:
- Matoran of Shadow could be either male or female, depending on their gender prior to having their light drained.
|Elements and Powers (v|e)|
|Elements||Primary||Fire • Water • Air • Stone • Earth • Ice|
|Secondary||Light • Shadow • Lightning • Magnetism • Plantlife • Plasma • Gravity • Sonics • Psionics • Iron • Sand|
|Legendary Powers||Life • Time • Creation|
|Powers||Acid • Vacuum • Rahkshi Powers|