Strength Capsule
Japanese Name パワーカプセル
Effect +1 Power
Sell 5 G

The Strength Capsule (also known as Power Tab in the SNES/PS version) is a consumable item in Chrono Trigger. It permanently increases the power stat of a party member by 1.

Strength Capsules can be found as Blue Shines, by use of Charm, and given by NPCs. There are an Infinite amount of Strength Capsules due to an error in the programming where in the Black Omen, there is a Tubster, and if the room is exited and reentered, the player can battle it as many times as you choose (use Charm).

End of TimeEdit

Main article: End of Time


Main article: Prehistory


Main article: Antiquity
  • Terra Cave: Beast's nest in the lower-right corner.

Middle AgesEdit

Main article: Middle Ages
  • Giant's Claw: Behind the 2nd jaw.
  • Giant's Claw: Take the path left of the prison.


Main article: Present
  • Guardia Forest: At the far right end.
  • Hero's Grave: Southwest of the between-floors (right stairs).


Main article: Future
  • Proto Dome: Under the Gate after visiting the End of Time. (It's invisible; no blue shine).
  • Geno Dome: Southeast of the long passage with red floor-lights.
  • Death Peak: Dash to the upper-right corner - right of the first tree.

Black OmenEdit

Main article: Black Omen
  • Charm Blubber Hulk (infinite times: repeatedly exit and return to the room).

Dimensional Vortex Edit

Main article: Dimensional Vortex

Antiquity Edit

Present Edit

  • Volcano: Southeast portion of the first large room beyond the secret path near the Red Ghaj.
  • Volcano: In the room with the multiple ladders and cliffs that connects back to the first room, follow the ladders all the way up the left side.

Lost Sanctum Edit

Prehistory Edit