The ability to enter an empowered state. Not to be confused with Powered Form or Super Form.

Also Called

  • Empowered Mode
  • Enhanced State/Mode
  • Powered Up State/Mode


User can enter a state in which they receive a substantial increase in their existing abilities and unlock new ones, allowing them to match or even surpass powerful opponents. Unlike Super Form or Powered Form, the user does not need to transform in order to increase their power level.




  • Their may be a price in depleted strength do to advance empowerments.

Known Users

  • Asura (Asura's Wrath); via Unlimited Mode
  • Avatars (Avatar series); via the Avatar State
  • Arrancars (Bleach); via Resurreccion
  • Bankai Users (Bleach)
  • Beerus (Dragon Ball series); via Angered State
  • Goku (Dragon Ball series); via the Kaioken and Saiyan beyond God
  • Vegeta (Dragon Ball series); via Saiyan beyond God
  • Gohan (Dragon Ball series); via Unlock Potential and Potential Unleashed
  • Krillin (Dragon Ball series); via Unlock Potential and No Ego Zone
  • Piccolo (Dragon Ball series); via Fuse with Nail and Kami
  • Future Warrior (Dragon Ball Xenoverse); via Kaioken and Potential Unleashed
  • Dabura (Dragon Ball series); via Demonic Will
  • Jiren (Dragon Ball Super); via Burning Ultimate Warrior
  • Broly (Dragon Ball Super: Broly); via his Wrath State
  • Liqueur (Dragon Ball Super); via Nine-Tails state
  • Marked Demon Slayers (Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba)
  • Kratos (God of War series); via Rage of the Gods, Rage of the Titans, and Rage of Sparta modes
  • All characters (Hyrule Warriors); via Focus Spirit
  • Dragon Slayers (Fairy Tail)
  • Rushuna Tendo (Grenadier); via Heightened State
  • Zero (Mega Man X series)
  • Phazon users (Metroid)
  • Liu Kang (Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks)
  • Kung Lao (Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks)
  • Hanzo Hasashi/Scorpion (Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks)
  • Sub-Zero (Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks)
  • Users of Sage Mode (Naruto)
  • Users of the Eight Inner Gates (Naruto)
  • Cursed Seal Users (Naruto)
  • Jinchūriki (Naruto)
  • Fairies (Winx Club); via Charmix
  • Witches (Winx Club); via Gloomix
  • King Pen (Skylanders) via Emperor Penguin Mode
  • Monkey D. Luffy (One Piece); via Gear Second and Gear Fourth - Bounceman
  • Anti-Shadow Suppression Weapons (Persona); via Orgia Mode
  • Various Rangers (Power Rangers franchise)
  • Various Sentai Rangers (Super Sentai franchise)
  • Yang Xiao Long (RWBY)
  • Shadow the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog series); removing his in Inhibitor Rings or using Chaos Boost
  • Sonic the Werehog (Sonic Unleashed); via Unleashed Mode
  • Tsukune Aono (Rosario + Vampire)
  • Master Roshi (Dragon Ball series)
  • Hercules Virus hosts (Punch Line)
  • Chef (Risk of Rain)
  • Mina Loveberry (Star vs. the Forces of Evil)
  • Ryu (Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3); via Hado Kakusei


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