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Preemptive Adaptation

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The power to instantly develop powers and/or skills in response to unavoidable and imminent threats in the future. A combination of Precognition and Reactive Adaptation.

Also Called

  • Precognitive Adaptation
  • Proactive Adaptation


The user can instantly develop powers and skills in response to imminent threats. They can grow hardened skin after foreseeing being shot to death or stabbed. The user will even develop a power to counteract the powers of another, such as gaining a Psychic Shield to protect oneself from a soon to be telepathic intrusion.

Applications (General)

Applications (Detail)

Depending on what one foresees, the user could develop many different powers, such as:



  • Only activates for imminent or very probable threats to the user.
  • The powers gained are likely to be lost once the threat is gone.

Known User

  • Cosmic Armor Superman (DC Comics)
  • Darwin (Marvel)


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