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Evolved humans, as well as those who have taken a genetic modification serum, possess extraordinary abilities.


Confirmed: Ability absorptionAbility augmentationAbility replicationAccelerated probabilityAcid secretionAcidic bloodActivation and deactivationAdoptive muscle memoryAge shiftingAge transferalAlchemyAlejandro's abilityAnimal controlAppearance alterationAquatic breathingAura absorptionBliss and horrorBone spike protrusionChlorine gas exudationClairsentienceClairvoyanceCloakingCloningConstrictionCrumplingCyberpathyDanger sensingDavid's abilityDehydrationDisintegrationDisintegration touchDream manipulationElasticityElectric manipulationElectrical absorptionElemental controlEmpathic manipulationEmpathic mimicryEmpathyEnergy absorptionEnhanced hearingEnhanced memoryEnhanced strengthEnhanced strength and sensesEnhanced synesthesiaFire breathingFire castingFlightForcefieldsFreezingFuture terrorist's abilityGold mimicryGranulationGravitational manipulationGreen energy blastHachiro's abilityHealingHealing touchHeat generationIllusionImage projectionImpenetrable skinImprintingInduced radioactivityIntuitive aptitudeInvisibilityLaser emissionLevitationLie detectionLuke's abilityLuminescenceLung adaptationMagnetismMass manipulationMediumshipMeltingMemory manipulationMemory storageMental manipulationMetal mimicryMicrowave emissionMiko's abilityMist mimicryNerve gas emissionNerve manipulationNeurocognitive deficitOil secretionOmnilingualismPersuasionPhasingPhoenix mimicryPlant growthPlant manipulationPlasmakinesisPoison emissionPossessionPrecognitionPrecognitive dreamingPrimal rageProbability computationPuppet masterPyrokinesisRapid cell regenerationSedationSeismic burstShape shiftingShatteringSound absorptionSound manipulationSpace-time manipulationSpider mimicrySpontaneous combustionSuper speedSuperchargingTechnopathyTelekinesisTelepathyTeleportationTelescopic visionTemporal rewindTerrakinesisUmbrakinesisWall crawlingWater mimicryWeather control

Unseen: Belief inductionCarbon isolation and formationDimension hoppingDimensional storageEnhanced breathEnhanced teleportingExtraskeletal manipulationFireworks creationHealth optimizingInflammationLight absorptionLight manipulationNon-biological duplicationRock formationShiftingWater generation

Non-Demonstrated: Acid secretionAge manipulationAstral visionClaircognizanceCorrosionDeoxygenationDynamic camouflageEarthquake causingElectric mimicryElectronic data manipulationEvolved human detectionGas mimicryHair manipulationInduced explosionIntuitive empathy and empathy communicationMemory theftMetal duplicationMetallic sweatNervous system manipulationObject displacementPower manipulationReality distortionShadow mimicrySilicon manipulationSize alterationSnake mimicrySummoningTemperature manipulationTransportation

Other: NotesSee AlsoFan Theories

List of Confirmed Abilities

Power Possessed by Absorbed by
Ability replication Peter Petrelli (synthetic),
The ability to replicate one ability at a time through physical contact
Ability supercharging Paulette Hawkins,
Ando Masahashi (synthetic)
The ability to supercharge other evolved human abilities
Accelerated probability Santiago,
The ability to predict the probability of a certain event correctly and accelerate one's self to achieve those predictions
Acid secretion Leonard Cushing,
Mary Krause
The ability to generate highly corrosive fluids
Activation Matt Parkman, Jr.
The ability to activate and deactivate various objects by touch
Adoptive muscle memory Monica Dawson
The ability to replicate any physical action after seeing it performed
Aerokinesis Curtis Hovespian
The ability to create wind and air currents using the power of the mind.
Age shifting The Russian
The ability to change one's own age
Age transferal Leona Mills
The ability to transfer the aging and life force to and from an object and make the user younger or older
Alchemy Bob Bishop
"Little Miss Goldenrod"
The ability to change the molecular composition of any material to gold
Appearance alteration Connie Logan
The ability to change the skin, hair, and vocal cords of another person
Astral projection Diego Vela
The ability to perceive events outside one's own body
Aura absorption Linda Tavara
The ability to see auras and take the lives and powers of others
Bliss and horror Guillame
The ability to bring about feelings of bliss and horror in others
Body insertion Unknown Future Peter2
The ability to insert a person into someone else's body
Bone spike protrusion Perrin Crocker
The ability to create bone spikes that protrude from one's body
Chlorine gas exudation Tina Ramierez
The ability to exhale chlorine gas instead of carbon dioxide
Clairsentience Bridget Bailey Sylar
The ability to perceive the history of an object by touching it
Clairvoyance Molly Walker
The ability to see distant people and things
Cloaking Teddy
The ability to cause things to disappear and reappear
Cloning Julien Dumont,
Magdalena Muller
The ability to vegetatively replicate oneself and produce identical clones
Constriction The Constrictor
The ability to mimic the attributes of a constricting snake, including squeezing extra-tightly with one's body, numbing with one's touch and gender neutrality
Corrosion Arthur Dowland
The ability to rapidly rust metallic objects by force of will.
Cosmic awareness Ryan Stewart
The ability to percieve events in other dimensions.
Crumpling Marcus
The ability to crumple and deform objects
Danger sensing Evan Davis
The ability to sense incoming danger
Dehydration Anya
The ability to remove the water contained in objects or people by force of will
Disintegration touch Felicia Brooks
The ability to disintegrate matter by touch
Dream manipulation Sanjog Iyer
The ability to manipulate the dreams of others
Elasticity Piper
The ability to to stretch, deform, expand, and contract one's body
Electric manipulation Agent,
Elle Bishop,
Future Peter1,
Peter Petrelli (lost),
Arthur Petrelli,
The ability to create and direct electrical arcs
Electrical absorption Teenage patient,
Benjamin Franklin
The ability to absorb and subsequently release electrical energy
Electronic communication Hana Gitelman,
Richard Drucker
The ability to intercept, generate, and interpret electronic, digital, and radio transmissions with one's mind
Empathic mimicry Peter Petrelli (lost) Arthur Petrelli
The ability to duplicate the powers of other evolved humans within proximity and reproduce them at will when thinking about the original source of the power
Empathy Lydia
The ability to feel the emotions, thoughts, hopes, desires, and dreams of others
Enhanced hearing Dale Smither Sylar (lost)
The ability to hear sounds beyond normal limits
Enhanced memory Charlie Andrews,
Matt Neuenberg,
Katherine Murry,
Pacy McNeil,
Trevor Tanaka
Sylar (lost)
The ability to quickly absorb and accurately retain great amounts of information
Mohinder's ability Mohinder Suresh (synthetic, corrected)
The ability to possess enhanced human senses, instinct, and strength
Enhanced strength Niki Sanders (synthetic),
Michael Fitzgerald,
Scott (synthetic),
Mohinder Suresh (synthetic)
Peter Petrelli (lost)
The ability to exert greater than normal physical force
Enhanced synesthesia Emma Coolidge Peter Petrelli (lost)
The ability to see sound waves as light and project concussive blasts
Fire breathing Chris Bowman,
Gail Bowman,
Jennie Bowman
The ability to breathe out fire
Flight Nathan Petrelli (synthetic),
West Rosen,
Peter Petrelli (lost),
Future Sylar1
The ability to propel oneself through the air
Forcefields Abigail
The ability to create and manipulate forcefields
Freezing James Walker,
Tracy Strauss (synthetic)
Sylar (lost),
Peter Petrelli (lost)
The ability to reduce temperatures and freeze objects by force of will
Gravitational manipulation Stephen Canfield
The ability to create gravitational vacuums
Healing touch Daniel Linderman,
Ishi Nakamura,
Jeremy Greer
Peter Petrelli
The ability to heal the wounds of others
Illusion Candice Willmer,
Crazy Tom,
Future Sylar1,
Future Peter2
The ability to alter the perceptions of others
Impenetrable skin Baron Samedi
The ability of one's skin to not be penetrated by anything
Imprinting Joe Macon Sylar
The ability to mentally imprint marks onto surfaces
Induced radioactivity Ted Sprague Peter Petrelli (lost),
Sylar (lost),
Future Gabriel2
The ability to manipulate the movement of subatomic particles, thus generating and emitting toxic radiation
Intuitive aptitude Sylar,
Samson Gray
Peter Petrelli (lost)
The ability to analyze complex systems and intuitively understand how they work without special education or training
Invisibility Claude Rains,
Becky Taylor
Peter Petrelli (lost)
The ability to not be seen
Laser emission Michael
The ability to generate a beam of coherent light
Levitation Abu Aswan,
Khufu and his kin
The ability to levitate and move extremely heavy objects
Lie detection Sue Landers Sylar
The ability to detect when others lie
Luminescence Howard Grigsby
The ability to emit light from one's body
Lung adaptation Bianca Karina
The ability to adapt one's lungs to any environment
Magnetism The German,
Magnetism terrorist,
Bo LoFontaine
The ability to manipulate ferrous objects and materials
Mediumship Ida May Walker Linda Tavara
The ability to view the spirits of the deceased
Melting Zane Taylor,
Future terrorist
Sylar (lost)
The ability to melt solid materials
Memory restoration Damian
The ability to make an inidivual recount and re-experience past memories
Mental manipulation The Haitian
Anna Korolenko
Arthur Petrelli
The ability to manipulate others' minds, causing them to lose memories or be prevented from using mental powers
Metal mimicry Danny Pine,
Large guy
The ability to transmute one's own body into metal
Microwave emission Luke Campbell
The ability to emit rays of microwaves from one's hands
Oil secretion Howie Kaplan
The ability to secrete oil from one's hands
Omnilingualism Traveler
The ability to automatically understand all verbal and non-verbal communication
Persuasion Eden McCain,
The ability to force others to obey one's spoken commands
Phasing D.L. Hawkins,
Samir Mellouk,
Skinny guy
Future Sylar1,
Peter Petrelli (lost)
The ability to pass through solid objects at will
Plant manipulation Brendan Lewis,
Au Co,
Theodore van den Burg
The ability to mimic and create plants and other vegetation
Poison absorption Alejandro Herrera
The ability to absorb and counter the effects of poison emission
Poison emission Maya Herrera (lost) Arthur Petrelli
The ability to harm or kill people in the immediate area by emitting a deadly poison
Poison absorption Alejandro Herrera
The ability to absorb and counter the effects of poison emission
Power absorption Arthur Petrelli
The ability to steal another's ability, rendering them powerless
Precognition Isaac Mendez,
Peter Petrelli (lost),
Sylar (lost),
Future Gabriel2,
Arthur Petrelli
The ability to accurately predict future events through paintings
Premonition Angela Petrelli Peter Petrelli (lost)
The ability to see the future through dreams
Primal rage Ricardo Silva
The ability to induce an uncontrollable rage in others
Puppet master Eric Doyle
The ability to control the motor functions of people and objects
Pyrokinesis Meredith Gordon,
Flint Gordon, Jr.,
Future Peter1,
Peter Petrelli (lost),
The ability to create and control fire using the power of the mind
Rapid cell regeneration Claire Bennet,
Adam Monroe (lost)
Peter Petrelli (lost),
Arthur Petrelli
The ability to heal wounds quickly without any scarring
Sand transmutation Gordon Hovey
The ability to turn things into sand.
Sedation Therese Bryne Samson Gray
The ability to lull victims into a sedated state.
Seismic burst Mr. Shaw
The ability to repel objects away from one's self.
Shape shifting James Martin,
Josh Davis
Peter Petrelli (lost)
The ability to shift one's physical characteristics
Shattering Trevor Zeitlan,
Tom Miller
The ability to shatter objects without physical contact
Sound absorption Daniel Buzzetti
The ability to absorb and nullify sound waves
Sound manipulation Echo DeMille,
Jesse Murphy
The ability to manipulate sound waves using one's voice
Space-time manipulation Hiro Nakamura (restored),
Peter Petrelli (lost),
Arthur Petrelli
The ability to alter the space-time continuum, including slowing down, speeding up, reversing, stopping, moving backwards and forwards through time, and moving instantaneously through space
Spider mimicry Caleb
The ability to turn oneself's body into a spider-like creature
Super speed Agent,
Daphne Millbrook,
Future Peter1,
Peter Petrelli (lost)
The ability to move at a higher rate than normal
Technopathy Micah Sanders
The ability to control and manipulate technology with the mind
Telekinesis Brian Davis,
Peter Petrelli (lost),
Arthur Petrelli,
Samson Gray,
The ability to move objects with the mind
Telepathy Matt Parkman,
Maury Parkman,
Charles Deveaux
Peter Petrelli (lost),
Arthur Petrelli,
The ability to mentally control functions of the brain
Teleportation Manuel Garcia,
Rachel Mills
The ability to instantly move between two locations
Telescopic vision Donna Dunlap
The ability to see clearly in darkness and magnify vision to various levels
Terrakinesis Sparrow Redhouse,
Samuel Sullivan
The ability to control geologic materials such as dirt and rocks
Underwater breathing Alex Woolsly
The ability to breathe underwater
Wall crawling Harmon
The ability to crawl up walls effortlessly
Water generation Barbara Zimmerman
The ability to generate water
Water mimicry "Liquid man",
Donald Essex
The ability to mimic water
Weather control Alice Shaw
The ability to control the weather
X-ray vision The Australian
The ability to see clearly through opaque objects

List of Unconfirmed Abilities

Potential Power3 Person Location Source
Animal control Markus Gaines Dayton, OH Assignment tracker map
Deoxygenation Middle school boy Santa Cruz, CA Five Years Gone
Dynamic camouflage Genesis Files
Earthquake causing A man Sydney, Australia I Am Become Death
Electric mimicry Unknown Nigeria Assignment tracker map
Electronic data manipulation Unknown Pakistan and Afghanistan border Assignment tracker map
Evolved human detection Lukas Bahn Washington, DC Assignment tracker map
Gas mimicry Zan Hahn Beijing, China Assignment tracker map
Hair manipulation Paul Harding Washington, DC Assignment tracker map
Induced explosion Darryl Blake San Diego, CA Assignment tracker map
Metal duplication Unknown Afghanistan Assignment tracker map
Metallic sweat Carmen Gonzalez Leon, Mexico Assignment tracker map
Nerve gas emission Manhattan target Manhattan, NY Faces, Part 1
Nervous system manipulation Unknown Toronto, Canada Assignment tracker map
Object displacement Sebastian Shell Beijing, China Assignment tracker map
Reality distortion "The Prankster" Waterbury, CT Assignment tracker map
Shadow mimicry Unknown male 1 Reno, NV Assignment tracker map
Size alteration Robert Ferguson Alexandria, LA Assignment tracker map
Skin burning Unknown São Paulo, Brazil Assignment tracker map
Snake mimicry "Snake man" Everglades National Park Assignment tracker map
Summoning Debra Harding Boise, ID Assignment tracker map
Temperature manipulation Ian Verro Denver, Colorado Assignment tracker map
Journal male 2
Journal female 1
Chilpancingo, Mexico
Palu, Indonesia
Chandra's journal

Shown in Deleted Scenes

Deleted Scene Power Person Location Source
Dynamic camouflage "Chameleon girl" Unknown Season Two DVD deleted scene
Impenetrable skin Robert Keep Unknown Season Two DVD deleted scene
Induced radioactivity Amid Halebi ("The Engineer") Los Angeles, CA Unaired pilot
Accelerated probability Kaito Nakamura Tokyo, Japan Season Two DVD deleted scene, Comic-Con video


1. These abilities were manifested in the "explosion future."

2. These abilities were manifested in the "exposed future."

3. These abilities have been referenced in either an episode, graphic novel, or Heroes Evolutions, but have not been detailed enough to confirm their exact nature and identification. Therefore they are unconfirmed and listed here for documentation.

See Also

Evolved Human Abilities edit

Ability absorptionAbility replicationActivation and deactivationAdoptive muscle memoryAlchemyAlejandro's abilityAquatic breathingClairsentienceClairvoyanceCloakingCloningCyberpathyDisintegrationDream manipulationElectric manipulationElemental controlEmpathic mimicryEmpathyEnhanced hearingEnhanced memoryEnhanced strengthEnhanced strength and sensesEnhanced synesthesiaFire breathingFlightFreezingGravitational manipulationHachiro's abilityHealingHealing touchHeat generationIllusionImage projectionImpenetrable skinInduced radioactivityIntuitive aptitudeInvisibilityLie detectionLuke's abilityMagnetismMeltingMemory manipulationMemory storageMental manipulationMetal mimicryMicrowave emissionMiko's abilityMist mimicryPersuasionPhasingPlant growthPoison emissionPossessionPrecognitionPrecognitive dreamingPuppet masterPyrokinesisRapid cell regenerationSedationSeismic burstShape shiftingShatteringSound manipulationSpace-time manipulationSpontaneous combustionSuper speedSuperchargingTechnopathyTelekinesisTelepathyTerrakinesisUmbrakinesisWeather control

Evolutions Abilities

Accelerated probabilityAcidic bloodAge transferalAnimal controlBelief inductionCarbon isolation and formationConstrictionDanger sensingDavid's abilityDimension hoppingDimensional storageEmpathic manipulationEnhanced breathEnhanced teleportingExtraskeletal manipulationFireworks creationHealth optimizingInflammationLight absorptionLight manipulationNerve manipulationNon-biological duplicationPhoenix mimicryPlasmakinesisPrimal rageProbability computationRock formationShiftingTeleportationTemporal rewindWater generationWater mimicry

Graphic Novel Abilities

Ability augmentationAcid secretionAge shiftingAppearance alterationAura absorptionBliss and horrorBone spike protrusionChlorine gas exudationCrumplingDehydrationDisintegration touchElasticityElectrical absorptionEnergy absorption, transference, and redirectionFire castingForcefieldsFuture terrorist's abilityGold mimicryGranulationGreen energy blastImprintingLaser emissionLevitationLuminescenceLung adaptationMass manipulationMediumshipNerve gas emissionNeurocognitive deficitOil secretionOmnilingualismPlant manipulationSound absorptionSpider mimicryTelescopic visionWall crawling

See Also: Ability developmentAbility extensionAbility heredityAbility immunityAbility lossAbility theftBrain examinationBrain penetrationUnnamed abilitiesExamples of simultaneous ability useEye alterationList of abilitiesList of abilities with multiple usersParadoxProphecyRiftPower