The power to draw power from an independent source of energy.

Also Called

  • Energy Source
  • Power Sourcing


The user draws power from an independent source of energy outside themselves, such as converting kinetic energy into physical blasts or converting solar energy into other forms or powers. Gained power can either be based on the user's proximity to the source, or stored in the user's cells for future use.



Known Users

  • Kryptonians (DC Comics); Yellow and Blue Stars
  • Daxamites (DC Comics); Yellow and Blue Stars
  • Speedsters (DC Comics); Speed Force
  • Captain Atom (DC Comics); Quantum Field
  • The Ray (DC Comics)
  • Silver Surfer (Marvel Comics); Power Cosmic
  • Galactus (Marvel Comics); Power Cosmic
  • Nexus (Dark Horse Comics)
  • Apollo (Wildstorm)
  • Cole MacGrath (Infamous)
  • Birdman (Birdman and the Galaxy Trio)
  • First Guardians (Homestuck)
  • Black Bolt (Marvel Comics); Ambient Atomic Particles
  • Icon (DC Comics)
  • Firestorm (DC Comics)
  • Wailing Host (Darksiders)
  • Straga (Darksiders)