The power to become stronger than before after resurrection. Variation of Resurrection. Opposite to Resurrection Curse.

Also Called

  • Came Back Strong
  • Resurrection Affinity
  • Revival Affinity/Empowerment
  • What Kills Me, Makes Me Stronger


The user can resurrect themselves stronger than they were before they died, increasing their conditions including strength, stamina, etc. and having their powers increased.




  • Effects may not be permanent.

Known Users

  • Dominus Ghaul (Destiny)
  • Guardians (Destiny); via Radiance
  • Theo Galavan (Gotham); gained enhanced physical abilities after his resurrection and became Azrael.
  • Students of Neo-Deava (Aquarion Evol)
  • Shades (Inheritance Cycle)
  • Major Force (DC Comics)
  • Milon (Final Fantasy IV)
  • Jason Voorhees (Friday the 13th)
  • Doomsday (DC Comics)
  • Guyver Units (Bio Booster Armor Guyver)
  • Resurrection Man (DC Comics)
  • Yusuke Urameshi (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • The FreakAngels (FreakAngels)
  • Arthur Gaz (Hitsugime no Chaika)
  • Lazarus Demon (Charmed)
  • Metroid Prime (Metroid Prime Trilogy)
  • Madara Uchiha (Naruto)
  • Phoenix Ikki (Saint Seiya)
  • Saiyans (Dragon Ball Z)
  • Orichalcos Gigas (Yu-Gi-Oh!)