Sylar is told the officer is at the house of mirrors, and goes there to tell the man to leave. He continues to travel with them, and while Alejandro becomes more distrustful of Sylar, Maya becomes more trusting of him. He can even understand and replicate the abilities of other EVOs by looking at a specific spot in their brain), Telekinesis, Can cause objects to shatter and liquefy, Heat Manipulation (Can reduce the temperature of objects, causing them to freeze), Limited Precognition, Enhanced Hearing, Radiation Manipulation/Explosion Manipulation, Resistance to Extreme Temperatures and Radiation, Lost all previous abilities sans Information Analysis and Telekinesis due to the Shanti Virus, Immortality (Types 1, 3, and 4), Regeneration (Low-Mid. Living as Nathan, he begins to recover some memories of being Sylar as well as absorbing unsavoury memories from Nathan's past, which eventually results in him being shot and left for dead in a shallow grave. Matt then attempts to seal up Sylar within the walls of his basement. at the end Angela told him that she knew his parents. After teaching Maya to control her powers, he convinces her that her brother hates her and that in her heart she wanted to see his wife dead. Despite his power, he was manipulated by both Angela and Arthur Petrelli who, despite opposing each other in the series, pretended to be his biological mother and father, playing on his need for love. However, they are rescued by Nathan and Peter, and Sylar is able to orchestrate the return of his mind to his body despite the resistance of the Nathan persona, which ultimately dies. The power gained from Bridget enables him to experience the horror she went through, so he attempts to sincerely apologize to her, but she regards him with anger and disgust, and Bennet emphatically tells him to never to speak to his daughter again. SureshIsaac MendezNathan PetrelliSpecial Agent Andrew HansonRebel After a visit from Chandra Suresh, a biologist studying people with abilities, he became obsessed with being 'special'. Once finally neutralized, his memories as Sylar were erased by Matt Parkman, who forced him to believe he was Nathan Petrelli. After easily overpowering his father in an attack, he realised that he needed a bigger challenge. This bring him in contact with Mohinder Suresh, whom he deceives in much the same way as he had his father. However, after Noah Bennet claims that Angela and Arthur Petrelli are not his real parents and are just manipulating him, Sylar feels betrayed and reverts to his murderous tendencies. She brought Trevor Zeitlan to his apartment and Trevor showed him his ability to shatter objects remotely. send you an email once approved. In the third and fourth seasons, Sylar acquires or displays the following abilities: In "It's Coming", Sylar learns how to gain abilities without removing a person's brain, obtaining Elle Bishop's power of electric manipulation by empathizing with her and convincing her to let go of her anger. During his first killing spree, Sylar acquires or displays the following abilities: After being injected with the Shanti virus by the Company, Sylar loses all of his abilities. Doyle, desperate to be better than Sylar, begins to taunt him. He telekinetically traps Peter and Angela, relishing his ability to control himself. Gabriel turns on Elle, who tries to stop him from killing Trevor. Sylar proceeds to do so, and is miffed that he is told that - although he will become the most powerful person - he will die alone and unloved. Sylar is returned to his cell once more, where he is approached by Daphne Millbrook with an offer to join Pinehearst Industries, who will accept him for what he is. Sylar finds Isaac Mendez and takes his power to paint the future. I don't believe he should die at all. After a brief struggle with the remnants of Nathan's consciousness, Sylar regains full control of his body. If he got Hiro's power and started messing around with history, he might accidentally make things worse for him. Serial homicideStealing abilities He manages to escape his confinement, and returns to his quest for new powers. After the pair fight Sylar leaves him to die slowly of his disease. Sylar prepares to kill Charlie, but Hiro stops time and locks Sylar in a bus storage container. After numerous surgeries to repair his wound he awakes to find himself unable to use any of his stolen powers. Claire finds Gretchen tied up, and they hide in a closet and have a talk. Doyle begs him to stop, and asks, "What do you care about this girl, anyway?" any Comic Vine content. He is then captured and psychically convinced that he is actually Nathan by Matt Parkman. After wandering for three days, he is rescued from the brink of death by the passing-by Maya and Alejandro Herrera. Likewise, Sylar is able to absorb her power. Confronted by Nathan, he defeats him, but is then attacked by Danko, allowing Nathan to escape. In ". In Into Asylum, Sylar is also able to gain a power without removing the top of his victim's head but still causing him physical pain. When Sylar starts to shapeshift in his sleep, Danko tells him he has to find an anchor that will remind him of who he is. Killing superhumans and stealing their abilities (formerly). However, a short time later, Sylar disguises as an agent and gets into their van, killing the agents and saving Luke, as well as taking a laptop. But it was Hiro who stabbed Sylar and seemingly killed him in the Season 1 finale, just as Isaac's comic had predicted. Nathan's personality controlled Sylar's body for months, but Sylar was eventually able to return to his body. Later, he attempts to stop Peter Petrelli from going to Pinehearst, but is defeated and placed in a medical coma. At Martin's apartment, Danko surprises Sylar, and the two exchange taunts and information, resulting in Sylar and Danko teaming up for the time being. He is joined in the nightmare by Peter, and the pair reconcile over several years of dream time and eventually orchestrate an escape from Sylar's mind. She and Noah are then locked in a cell with a single bullet, so Noah will either burn to death or kill Meredith to survive. While working in his father's shop he was approached by Dr Chandra Suresh, who believed that Gray might be "Patient Zero". After Peter shows up and is temporarily killed by Sylar, Mohinder knocks him out, but ends up leaving Isaac Mendez's address on the ground. Killing superhumans and stealing their abilities (formerly). Sylar is shocked to discover that Peter is real and says there's no way out - he's been searching for three years. Soon it is revealed to him that Angela had lied about his parentage and, betrayed and angry, he gave up on attempting to reform. Clips from the unaired episodes on the Season Two DVD show Sylar getting his powers back and continue killing and acquiring powers. Claire wants to help, as Sylar expects, forcing her to choose between her grandmother and her father; Claire chooses her father, leaving Angela at Sylar's mercy. He travels with them in their quest to meet Chandra Suresh, revealing neither his previous connection to the doctor, nor the fact that he is dead. Sylar is captured and Angela reveals that she is Sylar's mother. Sylar's base power, as described by Chandra Suresh, is "intuitive aptitude", the ability to innately understand and manipulate patterns within complex systems, which initially manifests as a talent for repairing timepieces.