The power to change into more powerful versions of oneself. Combination of Evolution and Shapeshifting.
The user can morph into superior, more powerful versions of oneself. At times, the appearance of such forms is merely cosmetic, while in others, the user's body is completely altered.
- Transformations may have a time-limit.
- Transformations may be permanent.
- Overuse may be detrimental to the user's health.
- Transformations may be limited to certain creatures.
- May be connected to/triggered by something, whether item, phrase, actions, emotional state, etc.
- Mega Stone (Pokémon)
- Miraculous (Miraculous Ladybug)
- MutaStones (Mutant Turtles: Chōjin Densetsu Hen)
- Chaos Emeralds (Sonic the Hedgehog)
- Millennium ring, rod and puzzle (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
Due to extensive genetic experiments and exposure to Chaos Energy before birth, Knuckles the Echidna (Archie's Sonic the Hedgehog) eventually transformed into Chaos Knuckles, a living Chaos Emerald.
Nicole the Holo-Lynx (Archie's Sonic the Hedgehog) hooking up a Red Star Ring to her handheld to be transformed into Overlocked Nicole.
By speaking the magic word "Shazam", William "Billy" Batson (DC Comics) can transform himself into a costumed adult with the powers of superhuman strength, speed, flight, and other abilities.
With the power of the Ladybug Miraculous, Marinette Dupain-Cheng (Miraculous Ladybug)…
…is able to transform into Ladybug.
With the power of the Cat Miraculous, Adrien Agreste (Miraculous Ladybug)…
…is able to transform into Chat Noir.
Fairies (Winx Club) can earn different levels of transformations.
Using the overflowing power coming from his sword Aster (Black Clover) is able to assume a more powerful form.
Using the Digi-Spirits, DigiDestined (Digimon Frontier) can use Spirit Evolution to transform into Hybrid Digimon.
Goku's (Dragon Ball) base Super Saiyan form.
Goku and Vegeta (Dragon Ball) as Super Saiyan 4s.
Frieza (Dragon Ball) alongside his five different transformations.
After betraying his Ghost Chess warriors and absorbing them into his body, Kapellmeister (Marchen Awakens Romance) transformed into a demon.
By drawning the power of their Tailed Beasts, the Jinchūriki (Naruto) can use diffenet transformations.
Himari Noihara (Omamori Himari) transformed partway into her bakeneko form.
Kuyo (Rosario + Vampire) has two transformations, a more animalistic fox form...
...and his true Battle Form.
Hiei (Yu Yu Hakusho) in the form of the Jaganshi.
Sceptile, Blaziken and Swampert (Pokémon) Mega Evolving to Mega Sceptile, Mega Blaziken and Mega Swampert.
Lucario (Pokémon) transformation into Mega Lucario.
Demigra (Dragon Ball Xenoverse) transforms into Demigra Final.
Dune (Heartcatch Precure)
Inifinity Shilouette (Heartcatch Precure) is the final form from combing all the cures in the heartcatch series into one being; her appearance is taken after the leader Cure Blossom.
Forever Lovely (Happiness Charge Precure) is the final form of Cure Lovely from combining all the Cure's powers in the series into a final transformation form.
Fusion's (Precure All Stars DX) final form.
The Turtles (Mutant Turtles: Chōjin Densetsu Hen) using the MutaStones to transform into "SuperMutants."
Using Mega Evolution, Mewtwo (Pokémon) can become either Mega Mewtwo X or Mega Mewtwo Y.
Sora's (Kingdom Hearts) many Drive Forms.
Super Sonic (Sonic the Hedgehog) is one of Sonic the Hedgehog's many transformation.
Blaze the Cat (Sonic the Hedgehog) used Sol Emeralds to be transformed into Burning Blaze.
After activating his Mantra Reactor, Wyzen (Asura's Wrath) turned into his planet-size final form.
Akuma (Street Fighter) takes the form of Shin Akuma.
Ludger Kresnik (Tales of Xillia 2) in his Chromatus form.
Jin Kazama's (Tekken) Devil form.
Akuma's (Street Fighter) Oni form.
Corrin (Fire Emblem Fates) can transform into a dragon.
Aya Brea (Parasite Eve) in her Liberation form.