"And this... is to go even further beyond!"
― Son Goku to Majin Buu and Babidi (Dragon Ball series) when transforming into a Super Saiyan 3 for the first time.
"Gohan's power has grown far beyond mine. When we were training in the Hyperbolic Time Chamber, I knew he had hidden strengths, but I never knew he would ascend to this level."
― Son Goku to the Z-fighters (Dragon Ball series) when talking about Gohan's power as a Super Saiyan 2.

The ability to transform into a state beyond Super Form where one's powers and potential are strengthened to a higher degree.

Also Called

  • Hyper Evolution/Mode/Transformation/State


The user can transform into a state beyond Super Form that greatly increases the user's power, giving them an even larger increase in strength, speed, and skills, as well as gaining new abilities and having their previous ones strengthened to an even greater league of power.




  • May not be able to stay in form for too long.
  • Power may be fatal to the user.

Known Users


  • Superman (DC Comics); via sun-dipping
  • The Hulk (Marvel Comics)


  • Arrancar (Bleach); via Ressurección
  • Shinigami/Soul Reaper (Bleach); via Bankai
  • Visored (Bleach)
  • Honey Kisaragi's Hyper Honey form (Cutie Honey Flash); via her late sister Misty Honey's Airborne Element Condenser combining its power with hers.
  • Various Characters (Dragon Ball series)
  • Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto)
  • Monkey D.Luffy (One Piece); via Gear Fourth - Bounceman
  • Kazuma (s-CRY-ed)
  • Ryuho (s-CRY-ed)
  • Mushrambo (Shinzo)
  • Mushra (Shinzo)
  • Sago (Shinzo)
  • Ku-Tal (Shinzo)
  • Enterrans (Shinzo)
  • Yusuke Urameshi (YuYu Hakusho)
  • Hiei (YuYu Hakusho)
  • Sawada Tsunayoshi (Katekyo Hitman Reborn!)

Video Games

  • Mario (Mario series); Invicible Mario or Rainbow Mario - via Super Star or Rainbow Star
  • Luigi (Mario series); Invicible Luigi or Rainbow Luigi - via Super Star or Rainbow Star
  • Sonic The Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog series); Hyper Sonic - via the Super Emeralds 
  • Knuckles the Echidna (Sonic the Hedgehog series); Hyper Knuckles - via the Super Emeralds
  • Digimon (Digimon series); via power ups or achieving a higher Digivolution level.
  • Asura (Asura's Wrath)
  • Bellatrix (Dungeon Fighter Online)
  • Akuma/Gouki (Street Fighter Series)
  • Neptune (Hyperdimension Neptunia series); via Next Form
  • Noire (Hyperdimension Neptunia series); via Next Form
  • Vert (Hyperdimension Neptunia series); via Next Form
  • Blanc (Hyperdimension Neptunia series); via Next Form


  • Echo (Seikoku no Dragonar); via Dragon Form

Live Television/Movies

  • The Heisei era Kamen Riders (Kamen Rider Series); via power up items
  • The Super Ranger forms (Super Sentai); via upgrades, usually reserved for Red Rangers but some can be used by the full team.
  • Heisei era Ultramen (Ultraman series); via fusing with one or multiple Ultramen or gaining extra power from another source.
  • R1 Max and Fire-1 X (Tomica Hero Series); activated via the Max Commander and the X-Basher devices




Live Television

Video Games

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