The power to draw power from an independent source of energy.

Also Called

  • Energy Source
  • Power Sourcing


The user draws power from an independent source of energy outside themselves, such as converting kinetic energy into physical blasts or converting solar energy into other forms or powers. Gained power can either be based on the user's proximity to the source, or stored in the user's cells for future use.



Known Users

  • Quasar (Marvel Comics); via Quantum Bends
  • Kryptonians (DC Comics); via yellow sun radiation
  • Daxamites (DC Comics); via yellow sun radiation
  • Speedsters (DC Comics); via Speed Force
  • Captain Atom (DC Comics); via Quantum Field
  • The Ray (DC Comics); via white dwarf star
  • Garlic Jr. (Dragon Ball Z)
  • Silver Surfer (Marvel Comics); Power Cosmic
  • Galactus (Marvel Comics); Power Cosmic
  • Nexus (Dark Horse Comics)
  • Apollo (DC Comics); via Solar Energy
  • Cole MacGrath (Infamous)
  • Birdman (Birdman and the Galaxy Trio); via Solar Energy
  • First Guardians (Homestuck)
  • Black Bolt (Marvel Comics); Ambient Atomic Particles
  • Augustus Freeman/Icon (DC Comics)
  • Firestorm (DC Comics)
  • Wailing Host (Darksiders)
  • Straga (Darksiders)


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