- "Sometimes, a dead man will rise from the darkness. Sometimes, hell will send something back."
- ― Alfred Pennyworth (The Dark Knight Rises)
- "I, Geras, am a fixed point in time. With every death and rebirth, I grow stronger."
- ― Geras (Mortal Kombat 11)
- "Whatever kills me, makes me stronger."
- ― Peter Griffin (Family Guy)
The power to become stronger after resurrection. Sub-power of Blessed Resurrection. Variation of Resurrection.
- Came Back Strong
- Resurrection Affinity
- Revival Affinity/Empowerment
- What Kills Me, Makes Me Stronger
The user can resurrect themselves stronger than they were before they died, increasing their conditions including strength, stamina, etc. and having their powers increased.
- Effects may not be permanent.
See Also: Came Back Strong.
Every time Doomsday (DC Comics) is killed, he returns from the dead immune to what previously killed him.
Whenever Mitch Shelley/The Resurrection Man (DC Comics) is killed, he returns to life with a new power that correlates in some way to his death.
Guardians (Destiny) who use Radiance comes back to life even if in a Darkness Zone which negates resurrection and gains a boost in Light and Solar power.
Dominus Ghaul (Destiny) after stealing the Light, is able to resurrect himself and become immortal.
After being killed by Tommy Jarvis and resurrected by a bolt of lightning, Jason Voorhees (Friday the 13th) has developed...
...superhuman strength, near-invulnerability, accelerated healing, and virtual immortality.
Clifford Zmeck/Major Force (DC Comics) is able to revive an endless number of times growing more powerful with every death due to his connection to the quantum field.
Madara Uchiha (Naruto) resurrecting himself into flesh.
Orichalcos Gigas (Yu-Gi-Oh!) resurrects itself every time it dies, cumulatively gaining 500 more attack points.
Every time Geras (Mortal Kombat 11) is killed, he returns to life stronger and more powerful, allowing him to fight on par with gods such as Raiden.
After being killed, Sung Jin-Woo (Solo Leveling
) was brought back to life as a Player
, which has him allowed him to grow more powerful as a hunter...
...to the point of becoming one of the strongest in world.
After being killed a second time, Yusuke Urameshi (Yu Yu Hakusho) underwent the Atavism of the Mazoku
, becoming a more powerful half-demon.