"Just as you touch the energy of every life form you meet, so, too, will their energy strengthen you. Fail to live up to your potential, and you will never win."
― Gaspar (Chrono Trigger)

The power to bring out the hidden potential of oneself and/or others. Sub-power of Potential Manipulation and Power Activation. Related to Potential Creation.

Also Called

  • Potential Access/Awakening/Unlocking


The user can bring out the hidden potential/talents of themselves and/or others, including special abilities.





  • May only be able to bring out a portion of said hidden talents.
  • May only be able to bring out the potential of oneself or others, not both.
  • May be limited to specific conditions.
  • Weak against Capability Suppression.
  • Will not work on targets that are already at their full potential.

Known Users

See Also: Time to Unlock More True Potential.

  • SCP-124 (SCP Foundation)
  • Heather Tobey (The 4400)
  • Chatsberry (Adventure Time)
  • Ectonurites (Ben 10)
    • Zs'Skayr
  • Ichigo Kurosaki (Bleach)
  • Rupert Giles (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Willow Rosenberg (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Dendritic Cell (Cells at Work!)
  • Spekkio (Chrono Trigger)
  • Nero (Devil May Cry series)
  • Cherubimon (Good) X (Digimon)
  • Babidi (Dragon Ball series)
  • Guru (Dragon Ball series)
  • Old Kai (Dragon Ball series)
  • Jiren (Dragon Ball Super)
  • Shenron (Dragon Ball Online)
  • Athena (Hayate no Gotoku)
  • Hellboy (Hellboy/B.P.R.D.)
  • Takeru Tenkuuji (Kamen Rider Ghost)
  • Sora (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Zone Users (Kuroko no Basuke)
  • Chronicler (The Legend of Spyro)
  • Zelda (The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword)
  • Elemental Masters (Lego Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu)
  • Mega Man X (Mega Man X)
  • Thor (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
  • Storm (Marvel Comics)
  • The Ninjas (Ninjago)
  • Belo Betty (One Piece); via the Kobu Kobu no Mi
  • Breed (One Piece); via the Peto Peto no Mi
  • Saitama (One-Punch Man)
  • Pyrrha Nikos (RWBY)
  • Miranda Kane (Shadow Falls); via Love Empowerment
  • Emerl (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Lann (World of Final Fantasy)
  • Reynn (World of Final Fantasy)
  • Master Monk Guan (Xiaolin Showdown)
  • Omi (Xiaolin Showdown)

Known Objects

  • Power Surging: Balzac (Akame ga Kill)
  • Berserker Armor (Berserk)
  • Hogyoku (Bleach)
  • Rebellion (Devil May Cry series)
  • Yamato (Devil May Cry series)
  • Perfect Amulet (Devil May Cry series)
  • Dark Spore (Digimon Adventure 02)
  • Ultra Divine Water (Dragon Ball series)
  • Guyver Units (Guyver)
  • One-Man Army (Juuni Taisen)
  • Keyblade of Heart (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Super Soldier Serum (Marvel Comics)
  • Kobu Kobu no Mi (One Piece)
  • Peto Peto no Mi (One Piece); Anime only
  • Sarah Ravencroft's spell book (Scooby-Doo and the Witch's Ghost)
  • Gem of Cyttorak (X-Men: Evolution)

Known Powers

  • Awakening (Saga Frontier)


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