"You stupid kid!! It's not going to be okay! It's never going to be okay. No one could take that much Gamma Radiation and live. Something's going to happen. Something...Bad."
― Bruce Banner to Rick Jones (Marvel Comics)
"We've mastered techniques beyond the limits of human abilities. After years of training, these techniques, called the Rokushiki (Six Powers), allow human bodies to be a match for weapons. Once one masters them, he alone is as strong as 100 people together."
― Rob Lucci (One Piece)
"What you and I can do ... that's a lot to ask of electrified chemicals. For the first time, I felt a sense of this power coming from beyond us. From an unknown force. And I wondered, Wally ... are we even human?"
― Barry Allen to Wally West (DC Comics)

The power to acquire the status, powers, and feats of a superpowered being. Not to be confused with Empowered Physiology and Power Physiology.

Also Called

  • Meta Physiology
  • Superhuman/Metahuman Physiology
  • Superpowered Being
  • SPB Physiology
  • Unique Physiology


Users are beings of incredible power, having a superior status in mind, body, superpowers and incredible feats that make them greater than that of the average member of their species. In many cases, the user is also able to gain tremendous powers of highly advanced levels. This includes, but is not limited to, superhumans, aliens, angels, inhumans, mutants, demons, gods, vampires, werewolves, hybrids, etc.




Superpowered Physiologies


Known Users


  • Spider-Boy (Amalgam Comics)
  • Super Soldier (Amalgam Comics)
  • Legion of Superheroes (DC Comics)
  • Kryptonians (DC Comics); via yellow sun radiation
    • Clark Kent/Kal-El/Superman
    • Kara Zor-El/Supergirl
    • Conner Kent/Kon-El/Superboy
    • Jonathan Kent/Superboy
    • Dru-Zod
  • Daxamites (DC Comics); yellow sun radiation
    • Lar Gand/Mon-El
    • Laurel Gand/Andromeda
  • Speedsters (DC Comics)
    • Jay Garrick
    • Barry Allan
    • Wally West
    • Bart Allen
    • XS
    • Red Trinity
    • Blue Trinity
  • Martians (DC Comics)
    • Burning Martians
    • Green Martians
    • White Martians
  • New Gods (DC Comics)
  • Lantern Corps (DC Comics); via Power Rings
  • Shazam Family (DC Comics); via Magic
    • Billy Batson
    • Mary Bromfield
    • Freddy Freeman
  • Teth-Adam/Black Adam (DC Comics)
  • Doomsday (DC Comics)
  • Arthur Curry/Aquaman (DC Comics)
  • Mera (DC Comics)
  • Garth/Tempest (DC Comics)
  • Braalians (DC Comics)
    • Cosmic Boy
    • Magno
  • Tamaraneans (DC Comics)
    • Starfire
    • Blackfire
  • Wonder Woman (DC Comics)
  • Metahumans (DC Comics)
  • Slade Wilson/Deathstroke (DC Comics)
  • Bane (DC Comics); via Venom drug
  • Composite Superman (DC Comics)
  • All-American Boy (DC Comics)
  • Wonder Girl (DC Comics)
  • Icon (DC Comics)
  • Static (DC Comics)
  • Bang Babies (DC Comics)
  • Black Lighting (DC Comics)
  • Gen 13 (Wildstorm/DC Comics)
  • Captain Atom (DC Comics)
  • Firestorm (DC Comics)
  • The Atom (DC Comics)
  • Jason Blood (DC Comics); via Etrigan
  • Jimmy Olsen (JLA: The Nail)
  • Spawn (Image Comics)
  • Savage Dragon (Image Comics)
  • Viltrumites (Image Comics)
    • Nolan
    • Mark Grayson/Invincible
    • Oliver Grayson
    • Conquest
    • Thragg
  • Allen the Alien (Image Comics)
  • Atomic Eve (Image Comics)
  • Rex Splode (Image Comics)
  • Troll Girl (Image Comics)
  • Brit (Image Comics)
  • Guardians of the Globe (Image Comics)
  • Gamma Mutates (Marvel Comics)
    • Bruce Banner/The Incredible Hulk
    • Jennifer Walters/She-Hulk
    • Amadeus Cho
    • Skaar
    • Lyra
    • Hiro-Kala
  • The Fantastic Four (Marvel Comics)
    • Reed Richards/Mister Fantastic
    • Susan Richards/Invisible Woman
    • Johnny Storm/Human Torch
    • Ben Grimm/the Thing
  • Silver Surfer (Marvel Comics)
  • Red Hulk (Marvel Comics)
  • Olympians (Marvel Comics)
  • Asgardians (Marvel Comics)
  • Strontians (Marvel Comics)
    • Gladiator
    • Kid Gladiator
  • Titanians (Marvel Comics)
    • Mentor
    • Thanos
    • Eros/Starfox
  • The Eternals (Marvel Comics)
  • Mutants (Marvel Comics)
  • Inhumans (Marvel Comics)
  • The Inheritors (Marvel Comics)
  • Robert Reynolds/Sentry/Void (Marvel Comics)
  • Adam Brashear/Blue Marvel (Marvel Comics)
  • Adam Warlock (Marvel Comics)
  • Captain Universe (Marvel Comics)
  • Cain Marko/Juggernaut (Marvel Comics); via Cyttorak ruby empowerment
  • Monica Rambeau/Specturm (Marvel Comics)
  • Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel (Marvel Comics)
  • Victor Von Doom (Marvel Comics)
  • Genis-Vell (Marvel Comics)
  • Simon Williams/Wonder Man (Marvel Comics)
  • Luke Cage (Marvel Comics)
  • Super Skrulls (Marvel Comics)
    • Kl'rt
  • Black Swan (Marvel Comics)
  • Red She-Hulk (Marvel Comics)
  • Hyperion (Marvel Comics)
  • Namor (Marvel Comics)
  • Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Marvel Comics)
  • Spider-Man (Marvel Comics)
  • Ben Reilly/Scarlet Spider (Marvel Comics)
  • Kaine Parker/Scarlet Spider (Marvel Comics)
  • Jessica Drew/Spider-Woman (Marvel Comics)
  • Eddie Brock (Marvel Comics); via Venom symbiotie
  • Cletus Kassidy (Marvel Comics); via Carnage symbiotie
  • Silk (Marvel Comics)
  • Ms. Marvel (Marvel Comics)
  • Hulkling (Marvel Comics)
  • Rhino (Marvel Comics)
  • Rick Jones (Marvel Comics)
  • Wade Wilson/Deadpool (Marvel Comics)
  • Fantomax (Marvel Comics)
  • Captain America (Ultimate Marvel Comics)
  • Nick Fury (Ultimate Marvel Comics)
  • Mallen (Marvel Comics); via Extremis
  • Combo Man (Marvel Comics)
  • The U-Foes (Marvel Comics)
  • Hellboy (Hellboy/BPRD)
  • Abe Sapien (Hellboy/BPRD)
  • Liz Sherman (Hellboy/BPRD)
  • Roger (Hellboy/BPRD)
  • The Goon (Dark Horse Comics)
  • Elliot Dunkell (El Goonish Shive)
  • Purple Heart (The Simpsons Comics)
  • Doctor Manhattan (Watchmen)
  • The Plutonian (Irredeemable)
  • Wonderella (The Non-Adventures of Wonderella)
  • Wonderita (The Non-Adventures of Wonderella)
  • Arica of Dacia/XO-Manowar (Valiant Entertainment)
  • Bloodshot (Valiant Entertainment)
  • Psiots (Valiant Entertainment)
  • Ninjak (Valiant Entertainment)
  • The Anni-Padda Brothers (Valiant Entertainment)
  • Obadiah Armstrong (Valiant Entertainment)


  • Lucy (Lucy)
  • Jenny Johnson/G-Girl (My Super Ex-Girlfriend)
  • Hannah Lewis (My Super Ex-Girlfriend)
  • The Dragonfly (Super Hero Movie)
  • Tighten (Megamind)
  • Metroman (Megamind)
  • Scarlet Overkill (Minions)
  • Princess Kara/Super Sparkle (Barbie in Princess Power)
  • Princess Corinne/Dark Sparkle (Barbie in Princess Power)
  • Baron von Ravendale (Barbie in Princess Power)
  • Neo (The Matrix)
  • Hancock (Hancock)
  • Mary Embrey (Hancock)
  • Brandon Breyer/Brightburn (Brightburn)
  • Nuclear Man (Superman IV: The Quest for Peace)
  • Force Sensitives (Star Wars)
  • Steven Grant Rogers (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
  • James Buchanan Barnes (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
  • Jessica Jones (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
  • Luke Cage (Marvel Cinematic Universe)
  • Jefferson Reed/Meteor Man (Meteor Man)

Live Television

  • Evos (Heroes)
  • Thermoman (My Hero)
  • Karkus (Doctor Who)
  • Power Rangers (Power Rangers)
  • Kaz (Mighty Med/Lab Rats: Elite Force)
  • Oliver (Mighty Med/Lab Rats: Elite Force)
  • Masked Mutant (Goosebumps)


  • Albedo (Ben 10)
  • Charmcaster (Ben 10)
  • Conduit Edwards (Ben 10)
  • Hex (Ben 10)
  • Twin Knights (Ben 10)
  • Professor Paradox (Ben 10)
  • Sir George (Ben 10)
  • Turanga Leela (Futurama)
  • Bender Bending Rodriguez (Futurama)
  • Rex Salazar (Generator Rex)
  • Captain Hero (Drawn Together)
  • Bradly Biggle (South Park)
  • Radioactive Man (The Simpsons)
  • Fallout Boy (The Simpsons)
  • Lucy Lawless (The Simpsons)
  • Alan Moore (The Simpsons)
  • Art Spiegelman (The Simpsons)
  • Dan Clowes (The Simpsons)
  • The Crimson Chin (Fairly Odd Parents)
  • Robocop (Robocop)
  • Stupor Duck (Looney Tunes)
  • Peter Griffin (Family Guy)
  • Homer Simpson (Family Guy); one-off
  • Cleveland Brown (Family Guy/The Cleveland Show)
  • Splendid (Happy Tree Friends)
  • Splendont (Ka-Pow)
  • Father (Codename: Kids Next Door)
  • Captain Planet (Captain Planet and the Planetiers)
  • Gems (Steven Universe)
  • Rose Quartz (Steven Universe)
  • Drax (Legion of Super-Heroes)


  • Devil Fruit Users (One Piece)
  • Roronoa Zoro (One Piece)
  • Vinsmoke Sanji (One Piece)
  • The Vinsmoke Family (One Piece)
  • Germa 66 soldiers (One Piece)
  • Users of Rokushiki (One Piece)
    • CP9 members
    • High Ranked Navy Officers
  • A-ko/Eiko Magami (Project A-ko)
  • Humanoid Homunculi (Buso Renkin)
  • Victor Powered (Buso Renkin)
  • Kazuki Muto (Buso Renkin)
  • Various Characters (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Yusuke Urameshi (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Younger Tugoro (Yu Yu Hakusho)
  • Abnormals (Medaka Box)
  • Misogi Kumagawa (Medaka Box)
  • Medaka Kurokami (Medaka Box)
  • Saiyans (Dragon Ball)
  • Son Goku (Dragon Ball)
  • Naruto Uzumaki (Naruto)
  • Ootsutsuki Clan (Naruto)
  • Appetite Energy Users (Toriko)
  • Toriko (Toriko)
  • Shinigami (Bleach)
  • Ryoko Hakubi (Tenchi Muyo)
  • Sailor Senshi (Sailor Moon)
  • Saints and Gods (Saint Seiya)
  • Pegasus Seiya (Saint Seiya)
  • Dark Schneider (Bastard!!)
  • Code:Numbers (Code: Breaker)
  • Akira Fudo (Devilman)
  • Mages (Fairy Tail)
  • Suppaman (Dr. Slump)
  • Saitama (One-Punch Man)
  • Shinjiro Hayata (ULTRAMAN); via Ultraman Factor

Video Games

  • Conduits (inFAMOUS series)
  • Albert Wesker (Resident Evil series)
  • Alexia Ashford (Resident Evil series)
  • Ryu Hayabusa (Ninja Gaiden series)
  • Asura (Asura's Wrath)
  • Alex Mercer (PROTOTYPE series)
  • James Heller (PROTOTYPE series)
  • Kratos (God of War series)
  • Dante (Devil May Cry series)
  • Most Characters (Final Fantasy series)
  • Dovahkiin (Skyrim)
  • Mario (Mario)
  • Luigi (Mario)
  • Super Sheep (Worms)


  • The Emperor of Mankind (Warhammer 40,000)
  • Captain Hammer (Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog)
  • SuperDude (ASDF Movie)
  • Most Superhumans (Thunderbolt Comics)
  • Body Guard (Valkyrie Crusade)
  • Orgone-infused individuals (Guardians)
    • Quinn McAlester AKA Blue Spekter
    • Blake Hargreaves AKA Dark Flame
    • Ana Maria Garcia
    • Victor Kraze AKA Red Devil

Web Animation/Series

  • Conner Cornwall (Confinement)
  • Gooseman (Greasy Moose)

Known Objects

  • Devil Fruits (One Piece)




Video Games


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