Retrocognition is the use of psi to perceive a past event without prior knowledge of its occurrence. See also precognition.

What is Retrocognition?

The power to discern events of the past. Opposite power of Precognition.

What can it do?

A Psion can discern the past and past events using various means, usually entering a trance while seeing and hearing a noted past event, whether it be concerning themselves or of an unfamiliar lineage in a past occurrence. Occasionally spontaneous. With Retrocognition you can reveal a intricate past and also see the events happening in the past.


  • May be unable to notice present surroundings.
  • May need specific concentration.
  • May unwilling perceive collective knowledgeable attachments.
  • May gain instability from attained knowledge.
  • May become infected with information.
  • May be unable to tap into history of other universes.
  • May be unable to perceive contents from parallel universe.
  • May require physical contact.
  • May enter into a trance state.