The power to be enhanced as a result of a malevolent force or negative mystical effect afflicting one's own body.
Mystical Torment Empowerment
User can increase their own physical and spiritual prowess via a negative supernatural affliction they have, this power usually activates when the user exhibits strong negative emotion or distress. As the user masters the power, the negative effects of the mystical affliction become less apparent as the victim's body becomes more assimilative to the curse. When the curse or affliction is removed from the user their powers will disappear until the curse is re-initiated.
Michael Myers (Halloween) is the bearer of the Curse of Thorn, granting him superhuman strength and immortality, but also filling him with an uncontrollable rage that drives him to kill his family members in the hopes that the rage will abate.
Cursed by the Sisters, Hanzo (Kubo and the Two Strings) was cursed, transformed into...
...an anthropomorphic beetle, granting him the power of flight, six limbs and the ability to hold his breath for extended periods of time.
After being executed via the curse of Hom Dai, Imhotep (The Mummy) was granted numerous supernatural powers, most notably his immortality and power over the Plagues of Egypt.
Hector Barbossa (Pirates of the Caribbean) was cursed by The Cursed Aztec Gold that transformed him into an undead immortals...
... along with his crew are that prevents them from death and making them virtually indestructible, while causing physical limitations to life...
...the same with his pet monkey named Jack.
Jack Sparrow (Pirates of the Caribbean) gained the same curse from The Cursed Aztec Gold as Barbossa and his crew.