The ability to power up or suppress the power sources of oneself or others. Sub-power of Superpower Manipulation. Technique of Life-Force Manipulation

Also Called

  • Power Increasing and Masking
  • Power Increasing and Decreasing
  • Power Source Manipulation
  • Powering Up and Suppressing


The user can manipulate the power sources of themselves and/or others, allowing such feats as increasing their attack power or suppressing their power to avoid being detected.




  • May only be able to control the power levels of oneself or others, not both.
  • Raising the user's power level too much may be fatal.
  • User's power level may raise involuntarily, typically via their emotional state.

Known Users

  • Users of Ki (Dragon Ball series)
  • Soul Reapers (Bleach)
  • Sage Yulyana (Bravely Default)
  • Claymores (Claymore)
  • Kirei Kotomine (Fate/stay night)
  • Issei Hyoudou (High School DXD)
  • Lexaeus (Kingdom Hearts)
  • Users of Spirit, Demon, or Sacred Energy (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Wang Dadong (KO One, KO One Return, KO One Re-act)
  • Xia Tian (The X-Family)
  • Sui (Atsumare! Gakuen Tengoku)
  • Yellow (Pokémon Adventures)
  • Little Mac (Punch-Out!!/Super Smash Bros.)
  • Several characters (Rosario + Vampire)
  • Abel Nightroad (Trinity Blood)
  • Chakra users (Naruto)
  • Yang Xiao Long (RWBY)
  • Hulk (Marvel Comics)
  • Demigods (Asura's Wrath)
  • Dark Kahn (Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe)
  • Clarus Tonitrus (Sacred Slayer Matoi); originally
  • Saints of Athena (Saint Seiya)
  • Shadow the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Byakuren Hijiri (Touhou Project)
  • Cloud Strife (Final Fantasy VII/Super Smash Bros.)
  • Ayumu Aikawa (Is This A Zombie?)
  • Fulgore (Killer Instinct)


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