The ability to advance anything to its next stage.

Also Called

  • Level Advancement/Progression
  • Stage Progression


The user can advance anything to the next level/stage, skipping the steps of anything and proceeding to the next one, or advance to the next level of learning or training, even though the stage one is currently in is not finished. They can advance other things such as ranks or orders of events as well as the current state of things such as civilizations and transformations.




  • May be limited to how far they can advance the stage of something.
  • May be limited to advancing the stage of one particular thing.

Known Users

  • Akuma (D.Gray-man)
  • Digimon (Digimon); via Digital Evolution
  • Saiyans (Dragon Ball series)
  • Frieza (Dragon Ball series)
  • Cell (Dragon Ball series)
  • Chaos (Sonic the Hedgehog)
  • Ludger Kresnik (Tales of Xillia 2)

Known Objects

  • Master Seals (Fire Emblem)
  • Evolutionary Stones (Pokemon)


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