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"I'm pounding Melchizedeks!"
"Homer, that's a $60,000 bottle."
"Whoo-hoo. I'm drinking my salary!"
― Homer Simpson and Carl Carlson (The Simpsons)

The power to gain strength from money/currency. Technique of Monetary Manipulation. Variation of Object Empowerment. Opposite of Garbage Empowerment.

Also Called

  • Currency Affinity/Augmentation/Empowerment
  • Money Affinity/Augmentation/Empowerment
  • Monetary Affinity/Augmentation
  • Wealth Affinity/Augmentation/Empowerment


User becomes stronger, faster, more durable, etc. from using any/all forms of currency/wealth, possibly unlocking abilities related to the affinity and enhancing their existing powers. Some users may be able to draw sustenance from the currency/wealth or even slow or stop aging.




  • Lack of money may weaken the user.
  • May be empowered by only certain forms of currency.

Known Users

  • Colin (Advance Wars 2: Black Hole Rising)
  • Ayashimon (Ayashimon)
  • Halekulani (Bobobo-bo Bo-bobo)
  • Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (Bungo Stray Dogs); via "The Great Fitzgerald"
  • Assets (C)
  • Saint Expeditus (Christianity)
  • Van (Chrono Cross)
  • Waukeen (Forgotten Realms)
  • Grave Buster Players (Gin no Guardian)
  • Shirojiro Bertoni (Horizon In The Middle of Nowhere)
  • Mario (Super Mario Odyssey)
  • Niccolo (Sword of Mana)
  • Scout (Team Fortress 2); in the Mann vs. Machine gamemode
  • Gilgamesh (TYPE-MOON)
  • Kanegon (Ultra Q)
  • Meifon Sakura (Valkyrie Drive: Mermaid)

Known Powers

  • Jack (Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel!); via "Money is Power"
  • Piggy Boink (Chrono Cross)
  • Lvl ? Holy (Final Fantasy VI)
  • Coin Toss/GP Rain (Final Fantasy Series)

Known Objects