The power to use powers that are capable of adaptation. Sub-power of Superpower Manipulation. Power-based variation of Reactive Adaptation. Not to be confused with Power-Shifting.

Also Called

  • Adaptive Power


User can use abilities/powers capable of self-adaptation without the user needing to do anything to personally change them. Allowing them to deal with any opposition regardless of its nature by having their attacks/powers simply adapt to the threat for them. Powers could also be programmed with a goal and allowed to adapt and figure out how to get there by adapting to the situation or conditions they are in.

Unlike Self-Adaptation, only the users power are capable of adapting.




  • Powers may be limited to a certain number of adaptations.

Known Users

  • Users of Metamagic (AD&D)
  • Inner Lavos (Chrono Trigger)
  • Pheles (Shakugan no Shana)
  • Richter Abend (Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of a New World)


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