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* I think so. There's some more info. I'm adding to it.--[[User:MiamiVolts|MiamiVolts]] ([[User_talk:MiamiVolts|talk]]) 11:51, 26 March 2009 (EDT)
* I think so. There's some more info. I'm adding to it.--[[User:MiamiVolts|MiamiVolts]] ([[User_talk:MiamiVolts|talk]]) 11:51, 26 March 2009 (EDT)
** Come on, lets be realistic here, this page shouldn't exist. i mean the image is just poor, but what it would look like :P - but mainly there isnt enough info. --[[User:Lolwut|Lolwut]] 12:04, 27 March 2009 (EDT)
** Come on, lets be realistic here, this page shouldn't exist. i mean the image is just poor, but what it would look like :P - but mainly there isnt enough info. --[[User:Lolwut|Lolwut]] 12:04, 27 March 2009 (EDT)
*** This is a demonstrated ability, so it gets a page. Granted, a better image would be nice but we don't really have anything better for the time being.--[[User:MiamiVolts|MiamiVolts]] ([[User_talk:MiamiVolts|talk]]) 12:10, 27 March 2009 (EDT)
==Common name==
==Common name==
* I think "light absorption" is the common name for this ability. It is scientific sounding, and it is used in Marvel for the [http://marvel.wikia.com/wiki/Edward_Lansky_(Earth-616)#Paraphernalia Lightmaster] (a character that appeared in the ''Spider Man'' comics), whose suit can absorb light; and in DC Comics, for one of [http://dc.wikia.com/wiki/Kimiyo_Hoshi_(New_Earth)#Powers Kimiyo Hoshi]'s abilities.--[[User:MiamiVolts|MiamiVolts]] ([[User_talk:MiamiVolts|talk]]) 12:30, 26 March 2009 (EDT)
* I think "light absorption" is the common name for this ability. It is scientific sounding, and it is used in Marvel for the [http://marvel.wikia.com/wiki/Edward_Lansky_(Earth-616)#Paraphernalia Lightmaster] (a character that appeared in the ''Spider Man'' comics), whose suit can absorb light; and in DC Comics, for one of [http://dc.wikia.com/wiki/Kimiyo_Hoshi_(New_Earth)#Powers Kimiyo Hoshi]'s abilities.--[[User:MiamiVolts|MiamiVolts]] ([[User_talk:MiamiVolts|talk]]) 12:30, 26 March 2009 (EDT)
** Sounds good. -- {{User:Ryangibsonstewart/sig}} 16:40, 26 March 2009 (EDT)
** Sounds good. -- {{User:Ryangibsonstewart/sig}} 16:40, 26 March 2009 (EDT)

Revision as of 11:10, 27 March 2009

Ability Naming Conventions
The following sources are used for determining evolved human ability names, in order:
1. Canon Sources Episodes
2. Near-canon Sources Webisodes,
Graphic Novels,
iStories,
Heroes Evolutions
3. Secondary Sources Episode commentary,
Interviews,
Heroes: Survival
4. Common names for abilities
Names from other works
5. Descriptions of abilities Descriptions
6. Possessor's name If no non-speculative
description is possible

Note: The highlighted row represents the level of the source used to determine light absorption's name.
Source/Explanation
Light absorption is a common name for Abe's ability.

Okey doke

I know this ability was in the IStory(demonstrated or not is beyond me) however do we really have enough information to create a page for it?--Steely McBeam - (talk) 08:43, 26 March 2009 (EDT)

  • I think so. There's some more info. I'm adding to it.--MiamiVolts (talk) 11:51, 26 March 2009 (EDT)
    • Come on, lets be realistic here, this page shouldn't exist. i mean the image is just poor, but what it would look like :P - but mainly there isnt enough info. --Lolwut 12:04, 27 March 2009 (EDT)
      • This is a demonstrated ability, so it gets a page. Granted, a better image would be nice but we don't really have anything better for the time being.--MiamiVolts (talk) 12:10, 27 March 2009 (EDT)

Common name

  • I think "light absorption" is the common name for this ability. It is scientific sounding, and it is used in Marvel for the Lightmaster (a character that appeared in the Spider Man comics), whose suit can absorb light; and in DC Comics, for one of Kimiyo Hoshi's abilities.--MiamiVolts (talk) 12:30, 26 March 2009 (EDT)