- " I never fathomed that the impurity was alive. That my Qwardian ring was tapping into sentient fear"
- ― Thaal Sinestro describing Parallax (DC Comics)
- "Fear is necessary for evolution. The fear that one could die at any moment. Thank you, Gin. Thanks to your efforts, I have finally risen to an existence that surpasses both Shinigami and Hollow."
- ― Sosuke Aizen (Bleach)
- Anticipation Affinity/Empowerment
- Apprehension Affinity/Empowerment
- Anxiety Affinity/Empowerment
- Concern Affinity/Empowerment
- Desperation Affinity/Empowerment
- Dread Affinity/Empowerment
- Fear Affinity
- Fretfulness Affinity/Empowerment
- Fright Affinity/Empowerment
- Insecurity Affinity/Empowerment
- Nervousness Affinity/Empowerment
- Panic Affinity/Empowerment
- Phobia Affinity/Empowerment
- Unease Affinity/Empowerment
- Worry Affinity/Empowerment
Users become stronger, faster, more durable, etc. through fear of oneself and others, possibly unlocking abilities related to the affinity and enhancing the existing powers. Some users may be able draw sustenance from fear or even slow or stop aging.
- Decelerated Aging/Semi-Immortality
- Emotion Metabolization
- Enhanced Condition or Supernatural Condition
- Self-Power Augmentation
- May be rendered powerless in the absence of fear.
- May become overwhelmed with fears
- May only be able to draw on others' fear.
- Empathy users or Telepathy users may overwhelm user with emotions opposite to fear.