The power to absorb kinetic energy and utilize it in some way. Sub-power of Kinetic Energy Manipulation and Energy Absorption.

Also Called

  • Kinetic Empowerment
  • Shock Absorption


The user can absorb kinetic energy, while removing it from the source, into their body and use it in various ways, gaining some form of advantage, either by enhancing themselves, gaining the drained power, using it as power source etc., either temporarily or permanently.





  • Can't absorb self-generated energy.
  • May have limited range, including touch only.
  • May be limited to how much one can absorb.
  • While absorbing energy makes the user more powerful, they are not invulnerable to damage.
  • May not be able to absorb kinetic energy while being restrained or incapacitated.

Known Users

  • Vezon (Bionicle)
  • Fenrakk/Kardas (BIONICLE)
  • Yellow hair (Denma); via Energy Transfer Quanx ability
  • The Flash (DC Comics)
  • Rocket (DC Comics/Young Justice series)
  • The Turtle (DC Comics/The Flash)
  • Goro Watari (Inazuman)
  • Jak (Jak & Daxter)
  • Mecha Stego Maximo (Kaiju Combat)
  • Bishop (Marvel Comics)
  • Ginniyeh (Marvel Comics)
  • Sebastian Shaw (Marvel Comics)
  • Guido Carosella/Strong Guy (Marvel Comics)
  • Maelstrom (Marvel Comics)
  • Maverick (Marvel Comics)
  • Guvnor (Marvel Comics)
  • Black Panther (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
  • Noumu (My Hero Academia)
  • Yang Xiao Long (RWBY)
  • Gabe Wayland (Inheritors)
  • Raijin (Pacific Rim: Uprising)


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