Preparation refers to the character's increase of his own capability through various means such as sufficient time, resources and conditions.
- Education - Character can significantly increase the intellectual level in a short amount of time. The increase to their knowledge might be prove useful in the battle, for example: inventing of new techniques or styles of combat.
- Evolution - Character can evolve fast enough to increase attack, defense, speed or acquire new skills, or adapt to various external influences. The difference in strength between base form and evolved form must be significant.
- Technological Preparation - Character in regular state does not have much power, but with time and materials, is capable of creating artifacts of a much higher tier.
- Information Preparation - Character normally does not have great power, but gathers the necessary information which allows drastic self-empowering.