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The ability to have more than one heart. Variation of Auxiliary Organs.

Capabilities

User has multiple hearts which do not have to physically be in the body, they can also be spiritually/mentally present, in other location etc. They may be able to power up their abilities, improving combat, mental or physical capabilities, etc.

If one heart perishes, the user doesn't die and the other hearts still remains. Due to the first heart perishing, the user will carry over the enhanced ability in use to the primary heart, which can be fatal, if the the primary heart can't take it.

Applications

Associations

Limitations

  • A carry over effect if the second heart perishes, and was in the middle of an enhanced ability.
  • May not be able to use the primary heart if any other heart is in use.
  • Enhancement based on the user's potential.
  • Only physical abilities can be powered up.
  • Even though the user can have more hearts, that doesn't mean their other internal organs are safe, such as the brain or lungs.

Known Users

Folklore/Mythology

Films

  • Gorog (Star Wars)
  • Muun (Star Wars) have 3 hearts.
  • Cereans (Star Wars)
    • Ki-Adi-Mundi
  • Zabraks/Dathomirians (Star Wars)

Live Action TV

  • Time Lords (Doctor Who)
    • The Doctor
    • The Master
  • Glaive (Lost Girl)
  • Tori (Lost Girl)

Comics

  • Marrow (Marvel Comics)
  • Midnighter (Wildstorm\DC Comics)

Manga/Anime

  • Nosferatu (Ghost Sweeper Mikami: The Great Paradise Battle)
  • Demons (Nanatsu no Taizai)
  • Kakuzu (Naruto); has 5 hearts.
  • Karinka (Steel Angel Kurumi)

Video Games

  • Astrel (Age of Myth)
  • Ur-Dragon (Dragon's Dogma)
  • The Riftworm (Gears of War)
  • Glacius (Killer Instinct)
  • Terra-Xehanort (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Sora (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Krogan (Mass Effect)
  • Space Marines (Warhammer 40,000)
  • Chaos Space Marines (Warhammer 40,000)

Other

  • SCP-401 - A Palm Tree (SCP Foundation)

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