Many species in galactic society have some percentage of their populations that exhibit psionic abilities. Most notable are the M’ranu, who almost all exhibit some degree of telempathy or telepathy—although almost none of them have any other psionic abilities.
Known Psionic Abilities
Mind Control: the ability to mentally control another person’s thoughts, emotions, and/or actions.
Psychic Assault: the ability to inflict pain (and rarely, physical harm) using mental power (Ego Attack or other attack powers with the BOECV advantage).
Psychodeception: the ability to project illusions directly into another person’s mind (Mental Illusions).
Psychodetection: the ability to mentally search for another person’s mind.Telekinesis: the ability to move objects or exert kinetic force using one’s mind (Mind Scan).
Telekinesis: the ability to move objects or exert kinetic force using one’s mind.
Telepathy (including Telempathy): the ability to read another person’s thoughts and memories (or emotions), and in some cases project ones thoughts (or emotions) into another person’s mind.
Psionic abilities are based on the mental powers (and some standard powers with the ACV: Uses OMCV against DMCV advantage) in Hero System. For powers that affect a class of minds, the Sentient Beings class includes all sentient alien species (including humans).