The power to be empowered by the powers of others. Variation of Affinity. Not to be confused with Power Augmentation.

Also Called

  • Ability Empowerment
  • Power/Ability Affinity


Users becomes more powerful from the powers of others. By being in their mere presence, the user becomes stronger, faster, more durable, etc. If the users have powers of their own, their powers are also augmented. The more people with powers, the more powerful the user is. Some users may be able to draw sustenance from powers, or even slow or stop aging.

This can work on any source, be it from a superhuman, angel, demon, deity, cosmic being, etc.




  • Removal of the people or their powers may weaken the user to their normal level.
  • May overload with too many people with powers.

Known Users

  • Ryu (Breath of Fire 2); via Anfini
  • Takumi Nishijo (Chaos:Head)
  • Gen (Saga Frontier)

Known Objects

  • Xeno-gears (Xenogears)