"Light is shining shadow. Shadow is silent light. We are one!"
― Majesty Lord Blaster
"Light belongs to shadow, shadow to light
Chasing one another to the very end"
― Bonnie Pink, Tales of Vesperia, "Ring a Bell" (translated)

The power to gain strength from any/all opposing forces. Technique of Combined Force Manipulation. Variation of Affinity and Antithetical Power Link.

Also Called

  • Opposing Forces Affinity/Augmentation
  • Opposing Powers Affinity/Augmentation/Empowerment
  • Opposites Affinity/Augmentation/Empowerment


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



Known Users

  • Ichigo Kurosaki (Bleach)
  • Robert Dudley (Horizon In The Middle of Nowhere)
  • Victor von Doom/Doctor Doom (Marvel Comics)
  • Asuna Kagurazaka (Negima)
  • Takamichi T. Takahata (Negima)
  • Jacen Solo (Star Wars Legends)
  • Reid Hershel (Tales of Eternia)
  • Meredy (Tales of Eternia)
  • Ryu (Street Fighter Unlimited); via "Shin Ryu" state
  • Barry Allen/The Flash (DC Comics); formerly
  • Meena Dhawan/Negative Flash (DC Comics)
  • Yusuke Urameshi (Yu Yu Hakusho)


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