"Grandma... I sneezed and, like, totally trashed my room. What's wrong with me? It's not one of those 'becoming a woman' things, is it?"
― Hay Lin (W.I.T.C.H.)

The circumstance in which the user's latent powers activate upon puberty. Variation of Power Activation. Related to Age Empowerment and Hormone Manipulation.

Also Called

  • Puberty Superpower


The user is born with powers that manifest at the onset of puberty, the process of physical changes through which a child's body matures into an adult body capable of sexual reproduction. This generally occurs roughly between the ages of 12-16.

Alternatively, the user could already be born with powers and have them at a young age, with them manifesting new or stronger ones upon suitable maturation.



  • User may only be able to activate certain abilities during puberty.
  • User may have no control over the abilities activated during puberty.

Known Users

See also: Puberty Superpower

  • Vampires Queens (Blood+)
  • Slayers (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Firestarters (Charmed)
  • Magicians (The Covenant)
  • Haruhi Suzumiya (Haruhi Suzumiya)
  • Fae (Lost Girl)
    • Bo
  • Mutants (Marvel Comics)
  • Sabrina Spellman (Sabrina the Teenage Witch)
  • Starfire (Teen Titans)
  • Female trolls (Trollz)


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