Despite the powers being absorbed from other opponents, the powers will still have every single limitation that the abilities would possibly possess, for example, Fire Manipulation is useless against Fire Immunity.
User cannot absorb powers that are linked to basic anatomy.
Unlike what Power Replication is capable of during supportive combat, the user's power cannot work as a supportive ability in of itself when forced to rob their own friends' abilities, unless they also have the power to transfer them back to them.
Energy Absorption: Energy absorption is similar to power absorption in that both powers are used to transfer an entity's power to another entity. The difference is that energy absorption only transfers the energy (which the receiving person can use against their enemies with their own powers), while power absorption transfers an actual arsenal of powers (the receiving person is granted the powers of the first person and can use powers they may not have otherwise).
Seiji Noumi/Dusk Taker (Accel World); in his Brain Burst form
Wandenreich (Bleach); via Medallion
Boruto Uzumaki (Boruto: Naruto Next Generations); via Karma/Kāma
Delta (Boruto: Naruto Next Generations)
Isshiki Ōtsutsuki (Boruto: Naruto Next Generations); via Karma
Kawaki (Boruto: Naruto Next Generations); via Karma/Kāma
Seiji Noumi/Dusk Taker (Accel World) has the ability to absorb and steal other Burst Linker's Abilities such as Haruyuki Arita/Silver Crow's wings by...
...looking in the eyes.
Yhwach (Bleach) using Auswählen to take the powers, and life-force, of other Quincy to empower himself, or to revive his fallen Sternritter elites.
As Nodt (Bleach) like other Quincies are able to steal the Bankai of Shinigami.
Yuu's (Charlotte) initial ability was thought to be possession, but it's later revealed that his real power is to plunder the abilities of any power-user he possesses.
Mikan Sakura (Gakuen Alice) can absorb Alices at will.
Through an unknown process, Marshall D. Teach/Blackbeard (One Piece) extracted the power of the Tremor Tremor Fruit/Gura Gura no Mi from his former captain, Edward Newgate/Whitebeard.
Herrscher of the Void/Sirin (Honkai Impact 3rd) was able to absorb Welt Young's powers by eating his gem of wisdom.
Chrollo Lucifer (Hunter x Hunter) uses his Bandit Secret book to conjure a mantle that shrinks anything even living beings, a power he stole...
...stole a power called The Sun and The Moon that allows him to conduct explosions...
...stole an ability called Convert Hands if he touches someone with this mark will cause them to take on Chrollo likeliness...
...stole an ability called Order Stamp that allows him to control puppets up to 200 puppets with lifeless body.
All For One (My Hero Academia) possesses the quirk "All For One", allowing him to take the quirks of others and use them for himself.
Urashiki Ōtsutsuki (Naruto/Boruto: Naruto Next Generations) uses his Fishing Rod to steal Shikadai and Temari's chakra and use it for his own by loading them in his gourd.
Yo-kai Watches (Yo-kai Watch)
Fate Graphite (Berserk of Gluttony) possesses a skill known as "Gluttony" a Mortal Sin skill with the ability to steal the skills and stats of person by consuming it's soul. But in exchange for this, the user suffers from a uncontrollable hunger and the only way to ease the pain is to have a constant supply of souls to feed it.
Kelpie (American Dragon: Jake Long)
Kevin Levin (Ben 10) after absorbing energy from the Ultimatrix.
Aggregor (Ben 10) drains the powers of a Geochelone Aerio.
Michael Morningstar (Ben 10)
Ascalon (Ben 10: Ultimate Alien)
Severin (Buffy the Vampire Slayer comic) possesses the power to drain the powers of mystical beings such as vampires and Slayers.
Severin (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) has absorbed Illyria's powers.
Parasite (DC Comics)
Casey Krinsky/Mega Cassey (DC Super Hero Girls 2019)
Danny (Danny Phantom) gained Vortex's weather controlling powers when the former blasted powerful lighting bolts at his Ghost Shield which somehow caused him to replicate/get some of his weather controlling powers that linked to his emotions.
The Arsene Amulet (Epithet Erased) has the ability to steal other people's epithets when someone is wearing it.
Aviarius (Kim Possible) used his Power staff to drain the members of Team Go’s of their superpowers, allowing him to use all of their powers at once, but if someone is caught in the middle of him and the victim the powers would then be transferred into the one caught in the middle.
The Staff of Elements (Lego Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu) was created from both Chronosteel and Blue Crystal to absorb, steal, drain, strip and take away the powers of others by blasting an already absorbed power on the target then the power color will be absorbed in the crystal.
The Time Blades (Lego Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu) were created from Chronosteel to drain the Hands of Time Power
Drake Sypher (Loonatics Unleashed) can steal both the superpowers and natural abilities of anyone he touches, but those whose powers he absorbs can steal them back by touching him.
In addition of Life-Force Absorption, Ann Marie LeBeau/Rogue (Marvel Comics) can take on the powers of others.
The Moment when Rogue (Marvel: X-Men Legacy) absorbs the powers of Miss Marvel.
Zayla (Marvel Rising)
Zayla's Necklace (Marvel Rising)
Meat Sweats (Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles) possesses tentacles in place of hands that he can use to drain energy and powers from other mutants.
The left arm of Cinder Fall (RWBY) was replaced with a Grimm Arm, which allows her to absorb the magical powers of Maidens.
Lord Dregg (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 1987) used the Morphogenesis Exoskeleton to steal the powers of five powerful aliens.
Master of Games (Teen Titans) absorbs the powers of heroes and villains.
Master of Games' Necklace (Teen Titans)
The Gnome (The Powerpuff Girls)
Sun Chi Lantern (Xiaolin Showdown)
Hollow possessed Sisters (Charmed) can absorb all powers.
Zankou (Charmed) steals Piper's power.
The Stillman Sisters (Charmed) steal the Charmed Ones' powers with a spell.
Eames (Charmed) absorbs Vivian's power after killing her with an athamé.