The power to change into more powerful versions of oneself. Combination of Evolution and Shapeshifting.
The user can morph into superior, more powerful versions of oneself. At times, the appearance of such forms is merely cosmetic, while in others, the user's body is completely altered.
- Transformations may have a time, damage, energy, etc. limit.
- Transformations may be permanent.
- Overuse may be detrimental to the user's health.
- Transformations may be limited to certain creatures.
- May be connected to/triggered by something, whether item, phrase, actions, emotional state, etc.
- Escafil Device (Animorphs)
- Yo-kai Watch Ogre (Yo-kai Watch Shadowside)
- Glaives (Azure Striker Gunvolt)
- Grimoires (Azure Striker Gunvolt)
- Omnitrix/Ultimatrix (Ben 10)
- Raid Suits (One Piece)
- Miraculous (Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir)
- MutaStones (Mutant Turtles: Chōjin Densetsu Hen)
- Mega Stone (Pokémon)
- Morphers (Power Rangers)
- Gregarious 120 (Ready Player One)
- Chaos Emeralds (Sonic the Hedgehog)
Spike (Buffy the Vampire Slayer)
Derek Hale (Teen Wolf) as a human...
Malia Tate (Teen Wolf) as a human...
...and fully transformed coyote.
Jake Long (American Dragon: Jake Long)
Luong Lao Shi (American Dragon:Jake Long)
Due to extensive genetic experiments and exposure to Chaos Energy before birth, Knuckles the Echidna (Archie's Sonic the Hedgehog) eventually transformed into Chaos Knuckles, a living Chaos Emerald.
Nicole the Holo-Lynx (Archie's Sonic the Hedgehog) hooking up a Red Star Ring to her handheld to be transformed into Overlocked Nicole.
Gwen Tennyson (Ben 10 Ailen Force/Ultimate Ailen) going full anodite.
Devlin Levin (Ben 10) as human...
Kevin 11,000 (Ben 10) as human...
As a hybrid pyronite, Alan Albright (Ben 10) can transform into a pyronite.
Kevin Levin (Ben 10) absorbing the ultimatrix...
... And transform intro ultimate kevin.
By speaking the magic word "Shazam", William "Billy" Batson (DC Comics) can transform himself into a costumed adult with the powers of superhuman strength, speed, flight, and other abilities.
Animal-Vegetable-Mineral Man (DC Comics)
Both Iceman & Colossus (Marvel Comics) demonstrate the ability to transform into their combat forms.
A Werewolf by Day (Marvel Comics) the opposite to the Night species.
By absorbing Life energy, Karl Lykos (Marvel Comics) transforms into the reptilian monster known as Sauron!!!
By touching the gas cap of his motorcycle, Danny Ketch (Marvel Comics) transforms into…
The Brood (Marvel Comics)
The Incredible Hulk (Marvel Comics)
Rick Wilder (Marvel Comics) transform intro combo man.
With the power of the Ladybug Miraculous, Marinette Dupain-Cheng (Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir)…
…is able to transform into Ladybug.
With the power of the Cat Miraculous, Adrien Agreste (Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir)…
…is able to transform into Cat Noir.
With the power of the Moth/Butterfly Miraculous, Gabriel Agreste (Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir) is able to transform into Hawk Moth.
Fairies (Winx Club) can earn different levels of transformations.
Jonathan Rook (Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters)...
... transform intro stretch monster.
Eren Yaeger (Attack on Titan) transforming into his Attack Titan form.
Annie Leonhart (Attack on Titan) transforming into her Female Titan form.
Ikuro Hashizawa (Baoh: the Visitor) assuming his Baoh form.
Using the overflowing power coming from his sword Aster (Black Clover) is able to assume a more powerful form.
Kaname Tōsen (Bleach) Resurreccion form, Suzumushi Hyakushiki: Grillar Grillo, which transforms him into Hollow-like insect creature which is able to see.
Ichigo Kurosaki (Bleach) partially tranforming into his Hollow self after mastering the power.
Using the Digi-Spirits, DigiDestined (Digimon Frontier) can use Spirit Evolution to transform into Hybrid Digimon.
Frieza (Dragon Ball) alongside his five different transformations.
Son Goku (Dragon Ball series) entering the base Super Saiyan form.
Son Goku (Dragon Ball GT) entering his Super Saiyan 4 form.
Brianne de Chateau (Dragon Ball Super) can use her "Magical Girl transformation" to become...
...the Magical Girl Ribrianne.
After betraying his Ghost Chess warriors and absorbing them into his body, Kapellmeister (Marchen Awakens Romance) transformed into a demon.
By drawning the power of their Tailed Beasts, the Jinchūriki (Naruto) can transform into various forms.
Himari Noihara (Omamori Himari) transformed partway into her bakeneko form.
Kuyo (Rosario + Vampire) has two transformations, a more animalistic fox form...
...and his true Battle Form.
Hiei (Yu Yu Hakusho) in the form of the Jaganshi.
Sceptile, Blaziken and Swampert (Pokémon) Mega Evolving to Mega Sceptile, Mega Blaziken and Mega Swampert.
Lucario (Pokémon) transformation into Mega Lucario.
Demigra (Dragon Ball Xenoverse) transforms into Demigra Final.
Dune (Heartcatch Precure)
Inifinity Shilouette (Heartcatch Precure) is the final form from combing all the cures in the heartcatch series into one being; her appearance is taken after the leader Cure Blossom.
Forever Lovely (Happiness Charge Precure) is the final form of Cure Lovely from combining all the Cure's powers in the series into a final transformation form.
Fusion's (Precure All Stars DX) final form.
The Turtles (Mutant Turtles: Chōjin Densetsu Hen) using the MutaStones to transform into "SuperMutants."
Tyki Mikk's (D.Gray-Man) human form ...
...can transform into his Noah form...
...when injured by the Sword of Exorcism, the Noah awoke and swallowed him from the inside, sprouting tentacles.
By infusing his body with a massive amount of Busoshoku/Armament Haki, Monkey D. Luffy (One Piece) can enter
his Gear Fourth - Bounceman
...Gear Fourth: Tankman, a defensive transformation...
...Gear Fourth: Snakeman, a speed based transformation.
Using Mega Evolution, Mewtwo (Pokémon) can become either Mega Mewtwo X or Mega Mewtwo Y.
Sora's (Kingdom Hearts) many Drive Forms.
Super Sonic (Sonic the Hedgehog) is one of Sonic the Hedgehog's many transformation.
Blaze the Cat (Sonic the Hedgehog) used Sol Emeralds to be transformed into Burning Blaze.
After activating his Mantra Reactor, Wyzen (Asura's Wrath) turned into his planet-size final form.
Akuma (Street Fighter) takes the form of Shin Akuma.
Ludger Kresnik (Tales of Xillia 2) in his Chromatus form.
Jin Kazama's (Tekken) Devil form.
Akuma's (Street Fighter) Oni form.
Corrin (Fire Emblem Fates) can transform into a dragon.
Aya Brea (Parasite Eve) in her Liberation form.
By using the Grimoires, the Eden G7 (Azure Striker Gunvolt) can "weaponize" their body with armor called "Armed Phenomenon".
By using the Glaive with permission from Sumeragi Group, the Sumeragi Seven (Azure Striker Gunvolt) can "Weaponize" their body with armor called "Armed Phenomenon".