The power to be enhanced by viral infection. Technique of Disease Manipulation.
- Disease Affinity/Empowerment
- Viral Affinity/Infection/Empowerment
- Virus Affinity/Empowerment
The user's powers are all derived from being infected by viruses and/or diseases.
Hayden Tenno (Dark Sector) has been enhanced by the Technocyte Virus.
After exposing himself to the Doomsday virus, the Devastator (DC Comics) acquired the strength necessary to defeat his world's corrupt Superman.
Since he was a baby and child, Nathan Summers/Cable (Marvel Comics) has been afflicted by Apocalypse's techno-organic virus.
The Phalanx (Marvel Comics) are all created after being infected by the Technarchy's transmode virus.
Zero (Mega Man series) being empowered by the Maverick Virus.
In its original form, Deoxys (Pokemon) was simply an alien virus.
James Heller (Prototype 2)
Alex Mercer (Prototype) has been greatly empowered as the Blacklight virus.
Iridatsu, a carrier of the Hercules Virus (Punch Line) powering up.
The prototype virus that Albert Wesker (Resident Evil) injected himself with did not activate until after he let himself be killed by the Tyrant.
Sherry Birkin (Resident Evil) possesses enhanced healing as a result of being infected by the Golgotha/G-Virus.
Like all other vampires, Selene (Underworld) was transformed into one by a virus.