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Snatch his Miraculous, his ring!

Hawk Moth, "Rogercop"

The Cat Miraculous, also known as the Black Cat Miraculous, is a ring that, whenever Plagg inhabits it, transforms the wearer into a black cat-themed superhero with the power of Destruction.

To activate the ring, the user must speak the transformation phrase: "Claws Out". To deactivate the ring, the user must speak the detransformation phrase: "Claws In".

The ring is currently owned by Adrien Agreste, who uses it to transform into Cat Noir.


The ring has a thick band with a circle surface surrounded by a lining with four pointed diamond shapes on each diagonal side. When worn by Adrien, the ring is silver and the circle is blank. But when Plagg enters the ring while Adrien transforms, it becomes black and a glowing green cat paw print appears in the circle. After Cat Noir starts running out of power, each toe of the paw print will disappear one at a time as an indication of how much power and time he has left until he turns back.

In "Reflekdoll," when Marinette isn't Lady Noire, the ring is rose gold/grayish amaranth and the circle is blank. As Cat Blanc, the ring matches the rest of his appearance which is pure white.


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The Cat Miraculous grants its wielder incredible powers of superhuman speed, endurance, and strength. Its special weapon is a staff, which can be utilized as both a weapon and a communicator to other heroes. Its special superpower is Cataclysm, which gives the user the ability to damage or destroy an object, such as structures, akumas' hiding places, or metal bars. It also gives the power of night vision to its user. As long as the superpower isn't used, the wielder can remain transformed indefinitely. However, as soon as the superpower is used, the wielder's Miraculous weakens and the transformation usually wears off in about five minutes.[1]

If the Ladybug Miraculous and the Cat Miraculous are used together while also using a special invocation, the holder will achieve ultimate power. The person wielding them can make a wish that can alter reality. However, because the universe must maintain balance, every action has a reaction; for instance, a wish to become human would result in someone losing their humanity.


After Plagg consumes one of several special potions, or a food made with one, and the wielder transforms, they are able to unlock a power-up, an additional specific ability granted by each potion. So far, only seven potions have been shown, each with a unique color:

  • The green potion transforms Plagg into "Aqua-Plagg" and grants the wielder the ability to breathe underwater and improves their swimming capability with flippers on the feet.
  • The light blue potion transforms Plagg into "Plagg Glacier" and grants the wielder the ability to move on the ice with ice skates on their feet.
  • The purple potion transforms Plagg into an unknown space forms and grants the wielder the ability to move freely and breathe in high altitudes and space.
  • A red potion that grants unknown powers.
  • A yellow potion that grants unknown powers.
  • An orange potion that grants unknown powers.
  • A pink-peach potion that grants unknown powers.

List of owners


A Cat Miraculous holder displayed in the Miraculous book.
A French teenage boy and the current Cat Miraculous holder. Given to him by Master Wang Fu, Adrien is working to stop Hawk Moth and his supervillains. He uses the Miraculous to transform into Cat Noir.
A previous Cat Miraculous holder displayed in a painting exposed at the Louvre.
A French teenage girl and a temporary Cat Miraculous holder after an accidental incident. She used the Miraculous to transform into Lady Noir. Later, she unify it with the Mouse Miraculous to trasform into Multinoir.


The guardians of the Miraculouses. The Order protected the Cat Miraculous until the Mother Box was guarded by Su-Han and the incident with Fu's sentimonster.
The last known remaining guardian. He stored the Cat Miraculous in the Miracle Box, until he gave it to Adrien Agreste in "Ladybug & Cat Noir".
An android who briefly received the Cat Miraculous from Ladybug to return it to Cat Noir.
A celestial guardian who protected the Cat Miraculous until an accident with Wang Fu's sentimonster.
A French teenage girl who briefly kept the Cat Miraculous.



Comics and books



  • In the theme song, the Cat Miraculous resides in the raised center of the Miracle Box with the Ladybug Miraculous, both their sections creating a yin-yang symbol inside the box.
    • The Cat Miraculous is in the yang section (like in every yin-yang symbol there’s also some of each in the other). Some of the things that yang represents are heat, light, dominance, and logic.
  • Black cats are a symbol of bad luck, although they do symbolize good luck in some countries, such as ancient Egypt.

    Félix wearing the cat ring.

  • The ring can fall off while the user is transformed, which causes the user to revert back to normal.
  • In the original Ladybug PV, the ring has a very different design. It is entirely black with a cat face, the cat having green jewels as eyes and a red diamond-shaped jewel on its forehead.
    • After decoding the spellbook under the Cat Miraculous page, one of the words translates to ruby which is one of the jewels in the PV version of the ring.
    • Also, during the time the PV was produced and before the Miraculous theme was introduced, the ring would bring bad luck to its holder — even when he or she is not transformed. Additionally, the ring can't be removed unless a special requirement is fulfilled, as how Félix Agreste would be able to only if Ladybug kissed him.[2]
  • In "Volpina", Cat Noir's legacy also dates all the way back to Ancient China.
  • According to the official Miraculous Ladybug Tumblr blog, there will be more holders of the Cat Miraculous revealed.[3]
  • If the person possessing the Cat Miraculous used it for evil, it would be "even more than [extremely dangerous]."[4]
  • For a staged battle for Mr. Damocles as the Owl in "The Dark Owl", Marinette creates a fake replica of the Cat Miraculous, which she later uses to trick Mr. Damocles' akumatized form and Hawk Moth.
  • In "Frightningale" Plagg thinks the bell on Adrien's costume is ridiculous, and he points out that such costume is what Adrien really wants deep down.
  • In "Style Queen", since Plagg mentioned having a Miraculous owner for 5000 years it's revealed that Cat Noir's legacy is over 5000 years old.
  • Sometimes the Cat Miraculous is called The Ring of the Black Cat.
  • In "Reflekdoll", after an incident causes a mix up of the miraculous, Marinette Dupain-Cheng uses the Cat Miraculous to turn temporarily into Lady Noire.
  • In "Kwamibuster", in order to defeat the titular villain and to save the kwamis she had captured, Multimouse (Marinette with the Mouse Miraculous) combines the Cat Miraculous with hers, becoming Multinoir.
    • As Lady Noire and Multinoir, Marinette is, so far the first known female to wield the Cat Miraculous.
  • As of "Cat Blanc", the Cat Miraculous is the fourth jewel to be seen in an akumatized form following the Bee, Fox and Turtle Miraculouses.
    • Unlike the other 3 jewels the akuma didn't land inside the ring.


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ve Objects
Chinese Miraculouses

Bee MiraculousButterfly MiraculousCat MiraculousDog MiraculousDragon MiraculousFox MiraculousGoat MiraculousHorse MiraculousLadybug MiraculousMonkey MiraculousMouse MiraculousOx MiraculousPeacock MiraculousPig MiraculousRabbit MiraculousRooster MiraculousSnake MiraculousTiger MiraculousTurtle Miraculous

Native American Miraculouses

Bear MiraculousBeaver MiraculousBuffalo MiraculousDeer MiraculousEagle MiraculousFalcon MiraculousGoose MiraculousOtter MiraculousOwl MiraculousRaven MiraculousSalmon MiraculousThunderbird MiraculousWolf MiraculousWoodpecker Miraculous

Non-canon Miraculouses

Fish MiraculousLion Miraculous

Related objects

Sacred Cave KeyChinese Miracle BoxMiraculous PotionsMiraculous spellbookNative American Miracle BoxProdigiousProdigious Box

Miraculous tools

BullroarerCaneFluteHand FanHorseshoesLyreJump RopeRuyi Jingu BangShieldSpinning TopStaffSwordTambourineUmbrellaYo-yo

Other weapons

Guardians' StaffList of Akumatized objectsList of Lucky Charm objects


Adrien's computerGabriel's computerLadyblogMarinette's computerMax's flash drive


Adrien's cellphoneAlya's cellphoneAudrey's cellphoneChloé's cellphoneGabriel's cellphoneJuleka's cellphoneKagami's cellphoneLuka's cellphoneLila's cellphoneMarinette's cellphoneMs. Mendeleiev's cameraNino's cellphoneRose's cellphoneSabrina's cellphoneWang's cellphoneZoé's cellphone

Other technology

Ms. Mendeleiev's camera

TV channels


TV shows

The ChallengeFill My ShoesSide by SideWorld's Greatest Chef contestCrocodile Heart

Clothes and accessories

Adrien's Christmas hatAdrien's scarfMarinette's derby hat


Adrien's bagsAlya's bagsChloé's bagsMarinette's bagsMarinette's purseNino's bagsZoé's bag


Adrien's braceletChloé's braceletGraham de Vanily Twin RingsJalil's necklaceLila's necklaceMarinette's braceletSabrina's brooches

Other accessories

Kagami's ringKwagatamaJagged Stone's glassesChloé's diamond heels


Adrien (fragrance)Gabriel (brand)

Other objects
Marinette's creations

Adrien's scheduleList of Marinette's creationsMarinette's Art Supply BoxMarinette's bannerMarinette's magic boxValentine's Day card


HistoireMajestia Issue 56Marinette's diaryMarinette's sketch padsMathsRose's notebook

Art pieces and artifacts

Egyptian papyrusLadybug's and Cat Noir's sculpturePainting of Emilie Agreste


Crocodile HeartLes aventures de Ladybug & Chat NoirSolitude


Marinette's dollsMr. CuddlyMr. Squid


CamembertCandy applesCookiesCroissantsMacaronsMarinette Soup


Number OneRock GiantUltimate Mecha Strike III


Adrien's umbrellaBlack substanceLove letterLuka's Jagged Stone guitar pickJagged Stone's guitarMaster Fu's LetterLuka's guitar pick

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