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"Bones mending...Flesh stitching itself back together...Nerves firing back up. Healing Is Pain. And coming back from the Dead...That was Agony."
― Josh Foley/Elixir to Gauntlet's corpse (Uncanny X-Men Vol 4 Annual #1)

The power to resurrect oneself upon death. Sub-power of Resurrection. Technique of Personal Mastery.

Also Called

  • Self-Revive/Revival

Capabilities

The user is able to revive themselves upon death either instantly or after some time, making abilities like Death Inducement meaningless in the long run. 

Applications

Variations

Associations

Limitations

  • Unavertable Death/Resurrection Negation
  • User cannot bring others back to life, only themselves.
  • If the power is gained through technology, destroying the technology can stop the user from resurrecting, making their death permanent.
  • May take awhile to revive.
  • May have a limited amount of resurrections.
  • May not be able to resurrect if soul or entire body is destroyed.
  • May be limited to deaths by certain causes (ex. killed through supernatural means).
  • May not be able to return back to original state.
  • May have certain conditions for activation.

Known Users

Anime/Manga/Manhwa

  • Ajins (Ajin: Demi-Human)
  • Immortals (Baccano)
  • Tenzen Yakushiji (Basilisk)
  • Ichibē Hyōsube (Bleach)
  • Yhwach (Bleach); via "The Almighty"
  • Szayelaporro Granz (Bleach); via "Gabriel"
  • Godou Kusanagi (Campione!); via Ram authority
  • Utsuro (Gintama)
  • Immortals (Highlander: The Search for Vengeance)
    • Colin Macleod
    • Kyala
    • Marcus Octavius
  • Hisoka Morrow (Hunter x Hunter)
  • Phantom (Marchen Awakens Romance); via Zombie Tattoo
  • Misogi Kumagawa (Medaka Box)
  • Any mermaid flesh eaters who do not die from it (Mermaid Saga)
  • Himuro Gemma (Ninja Scroll)
  • Brook (One Piece); via Yomi Yomi no Mi
  • Shalltear Bloodfallen (Overlord)
  • Natsuki Subaru (Re:Zero); via Return by Death
  • Reinhard van Astrea (Re:Zero); via Blessing of the Phoenix
  • Phoenix Ikki (Saint Seiya)
  • Meliodas (The Seven Deadly Sins)
  • Demon Cleric (Sleepy Princess In Demon Castle)
  • Hampnie Hambart/Kizuna Astin (Sunday Without God)
  • Tomie (Tomie)
  • Certain Monster Cards (Yu-Gi-Oh!)

Cartoons/Comics

Folklore/Mythology

  • Jesus Christ (Christianity)
  • Phoenix (Mythology)

Literature

  • Haplo's dog (Death Gate Cycle)
  • Phoenixes (Harry Potter)
  • Firefight (The Reckoners)
  • Zombies (Warm Bodies); via Humanization

Live Television/Movies

  • Misty Day (American Horror Story: Coven)
  • Mohra Demons (Angel)
  • Humanoid Cylons (Battlestar Galactica)
  • Lazarus Demons (Charmed)
  • Jack Harkness (Doctor Who)
  • Time Lords (Doctor Who)
  • Henry Morgan (Forever)
  • Adam (Forever)
  • Jason Voorhees (Friday the 13th)
  • Claire Bennet (Heroes)
  • Adam Monroe (Heroes)
  • Immortals (Highlander)
  • Landon Kirby (Legacies) via Ash Resurrection
  • Nicky (Little Nicky)
  • Nathan Young (Misfits)
  • Chloe King (The Nine Lives of Chloe King)
  • Alexander Isaacs (Resident Evil)
  • Chloe Sullivan (Smallville)
  • Prometheus (Supernatural)
  • Oliver (Supernatural)
  • Rowena (Supernatural)
  • Certain villains (Ultraman series)
    • Guar siblings
  • Esther Mikaelson (The Vampire Diaries)
  • Kadoya Tsukasa (Kamen Rider Decade)
  • Rayna Cruz (The Vampire Diaries)
  • Qetsiyah (The Vampire Diaries)
  • Wendy Beauchamp (Witches of East End)
  • Latavious "Lala" Johnson (DC Comics/Black Lightning)

Video Games

  • Sam Bridges (Death Stranding)
  • Repatriates (Death Stranding)
  • Susan Ashworth (The Cat Lady)
  • Guardians (Destiny)
  • Kratos (God of War)
  • Fu Hua (Honkai Impact 3rd); via Ember Dust
  • TJ Combo (Killer Instinct); via Instinct Mode - Last Breath
  • Ed the Undying (Kingdom of Loathing)
  • Mario (Mario)
  • Dry Bones (Mario)
  • Scorpiton (Patapon)
  • Hero (Patapon 2)
  • The Dark One (Patapon 2)
  • Uberhero (Patapon 3)
  • Dark Heroes (Patapon 3)
  • Dark Samus (Metroid Prime Trilogy)
  • Sekiro (Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice); via The Dragon's Heritage
  • Rick Taylor (Splatterhouse); via Terror mask
  • Gill (Street Fighter III)
  • Fairies ("Touhou Project")
  • Heracles (TYPE-MOON) via God Hand
  • Chara (Undertale); via Temporal Reload
  • Flowey (Undertale); via Temporal Reload
  • Frisk (Undertale); via Temporal Reload
  • Undyne (Undertale); via Indomitable Will

Web Comics

Web Animation

  • Hura (Kubera)

Web Original

Known Objects

Gallery

Cartoons/Comics

Live Television/Movies

Anime/Manga/Manhwa

Video Games

Web Original

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