|“||Once I have the Dragon Balls, it will make a nice fireworks display to celebrate my immortality. Ah yes, I'll write the name of Frieza in lights across the galaxy.||„|
The quest for immortality is a common motivation for villains, most commonly occurring with old or aging villains, normally it is the fear death that drives there pursuit. Although the pursuit of immortality itself is not exactly villainous, quite often it comes with a heavy price, such as sacrificing others for them to gain it.
This category also includes those who originally strived for immortality and succeeded, but came to regret it later on.