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The power to emit radiation from one's body.A sub-power of Radiation Manipulation and Nuclear Manipulation

Also Known As

  • Radiation Generation
  • Induced Radioactivity
  • Radiation Production


The user can emit deadly amounts of radiation from his body. It can be used to melt objects, release a electromagnetic pulse to disrupt technology and even lead up to the point where the user explodes in a nuclear explosion.


  • Cover fists with radiation for a fight, gaining a form of Energy Strike
  • Melt objects
  • Emit electromagnetic pulses, disrupting any technology near them
  • Explode like a nuclear bomb


  • Great deal of control is needed
  • Emotions such as anger can cause this to go out of control, leading up to the point of an unwanted explosion
  • User may not be immune to his own radiation, getting burns and radiation sickness

Known Users

  • Theodore Sprague (Heroes)
  • Peter Petrelli (Heroes)
  • Sylar (Heroes)
  • Blight (Batman Beyond)
  • Baern (Smallville)
  • Lana Lang (Smallville)
  • Radioactive Man (Marvel Comics)
  • X-Ray (Marvel Comics)
  • P'andor (Ben 10: Ultimate Alien)
  • NRG (Ben 10: Ultimate Alien)
  • Godzilla (Godzilla)
  • Firestorm (DC Comics)
  • Captain Atom (DC Comics)
  • Chemo (DC Comics)
  • Knuckles the Echidna (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Doctor Manhattan (Watchmen)
  • Doctor Solar (Solar: Man of the Atom)
  • Doctor Phosphorous (DC Comics)
  • Kryptonite Man (DC Comics)
  • Hazmat (Marvel Comics)
  • Toxic Avenger (Toxic Avenger)
  • Queller demons (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
  • Hulk (Marvel Comics)