The power to be enhanced by viral infection.
- Disease Affinity/Empowerment
- Viral Affinity/Infection/Empowerment
- Virus Affinity/Empowerment
The user's powers are all derived from being infected by viruses and/or diseases.
In its original form, Deoxys (Pokemon) was simply an alien virus.
Hayden Tenno (Dark Sector) has been enhanced by the Technocyte Virus.
Alex Mercer (Prototype) has been greatly empowered as the Blacklight virus.
Like all other vampires, Selene (Underworld) was transformed into one by a virus.
Cable (Marvel Comics) has been afflicted by Apocalypse's techno-organic virus.
Sherry Birkin (Resident Evil) possesses enhanced healing as a result of being infected by the G-virus.
The Phalanx (Marvel Comics) are all created after being infected by the Technarchy's transmode virus.
Albert Wesker (Resident Evil)
James Heller (Prototype 2)
A carrier of the Hercules Virus (Punch Line) powering up.
Zero (Mega Man series) being empowered by the Maverick Virus.
After exposing himself to the Doomsday virus, the Devastator (DC Comics) acquired the strength necessary to defeat his world's corrupt Superman.