"I am all we need."
― Ichiya Suzaku (Qualidea Code)
"The world is a harsh and unforgiving place, with uncompromising demands on those who would forge their own path. Rely not on others for protection, for betrayal comes easily, but on the skills of camouflage, deception, and secrecy. Follow the way of the Lone Wolf, for his is the path of self-sufficiency."
― Fenmarel Mestarine's Dogma (Forgotten Realms)
"I made my fortune square, without help from anyone."
― Scrooge Mcduck (Ducktales)
"Why be led, when you can be leader? Why bow to lady luck when you can beat her? Why sit back and relax if you can pull your fill? Before you are taken, why not go in for the kill?"
― Shantotto (Final Fantasy XI)

The power to not be dependent on anyone or anything. Opposite to Bond Empowerment and Dependency.

Also Called

  • Independence
  • Power of One
  • Self Reliance Empowerment


The user is completely self sufficient and can overcome any obstacle without outside help, whether in the form of actual physical help from another person or objects that they could use. They can even eliminate basic needs like air and food.






Known Users

  • Jack (The Company of Myself)
  • Fenmarel Mestarine (Forgotten Realms)
  • Rockseer Elves (Forgotten Realms)
  • Takahiro Sayama (Free Life)
  • Sakamoto (Sakamoto desu ga?)
  • Kreia (Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic II: The Sith Lords)
  • Eiji Hayase (Time Travel Girl)
  • Meltlilith (TYPE-MOON)
  • Kenshi Masaki (War On Geminar)


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