"The Akkadian goddess of love and war. She is known as the "Queen of Heaven" and is equated with the planet Venus. In the epic of Gilgamesh, she had many lovers, but all were fated to be killed or turned into animals at her hands."
- —Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey Compendium
- "A goddess of love and war, revered in ancient Mesopotamia. Also called the "Queen of Heaven", she was identified with the planet Venus. She seduced many men to their doom, but the hero Gilgamesh spurned her, causing her to murder his best friend Enkidu."
- — Devil Survivor 2 Compendium
Powers and Stats
Tier: Likely 2-C
Name: Ishtar, Queen of Heaven, Midnight Venus, Trisha
Origin: Shin Megami Tensei / Catherine
Age: Unknown. Likely Millions of Years Old
Classification: Deity, Sumerian God, Goddess of Love, War and Fertility
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Immortality (Types 1, 2 and 4), Reality Warping, Time Manipulation, Spatial Manipulation, Mind Manipulation, Plot Manipulation and 4th Wall Awareness (Catherine only), Lightning Manipulation, Healing, An All-Mighty Attack that bypasses defenses and durability (Megidola).
Attack Potency: Likely Low Multiverse level (When cursed by YHVH himself, Ishtar had her being fused with that of Ashtar, turning her into the demon Astaroth, one of Lucifer's most powerful allies, she changed the plot and timeline of the game Catherine while joking around. Could barely endure a fight with Metatron)
Speed: Immeasurable (Demon Gods and Angels exist beyond time and physics altogether, and can even have universes as extension of their selves)
Lifting Strength: Immeasurable (Is beyond physics itself)
Striking Strength: Low Multiversal
Durability: Low Multiverse level, possibly Multiverse level (Able to take light attacks from Metatron and barely survive)
Range: Likely Low Multiverse level
Intelligence: Very High due to age and nature as a Deity. Can obverse the events and outcomes of multiple timelines. Capable of breaking the 4th Wall.
Weaknesses: None notable