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Writeups.org is an encyclopaedia of characters in genre fiction — comic books, video games, action movies, etc. It offers illustrated, researched profiles. These also include technical data for role-players. If you need a robust understanding of a character’s abilities, personality, history, etc. this is *the* place to be.

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Writeups.Org’s repository of new and modified powers for the DC Heroes RPG. Which means there’s a lot of stuff, (almost) all of which was necessary to model published characters. Latest additions:
— Morphic Stability
— Extrasensory Perception
— Digging (Tunnelling Only) (Packaged Limitation)
— Energy Control
— Shrink (rules additions for manoeuvres)
— Damage Capacity (clarified and expanded)
— Sharpness (at long last)
— Water Blast
— Free Diving Limitation (packaged Limitation for Sealed Systems)
— Tesseracts Only (packaged Limitation for Dimension Travel)
— Gliding (Air Currents Bonus)
— Slow (EQ) (New Power)

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An old-school Marvel Comics character, ruler of the underground realm of Netherworld ! Comes with explanations about Netherworld’s history, equipment to use during the Winter Olympics of Peril, stuff like that.

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A mass-murdering White supremacist with big guns who clashed with Superman on multiple occasions. Now with revised texts, high-definition art and M&M game stats.

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A very minor villain with an incendiary theme. Fought Blue Beetle during the 1980s. Now with revised texts, much improved art and M&M game stats.

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An obscure 1970s comics character, published as the first NYPD female patrol officers hit the streets. Mostly of historical interest (the profile includes a historical primer) and maybe for retro campaigns, though she returned decades later as a police chief in Ivy Town. Now with improved texts, improved art, M&M game stats.

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Fourth part of our big Moonstone profile, our karlastravaganza. This profile covers her time with the Thunderbolts when she was powered by two Moongems rather than just one. This changed her power level, obvs.

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Miscellaneous technical notes for the DC Heroes RPG, ranging from common subjects to highly specialized applications, that didn’t fit in another category. Most recent materials :
— 6 APs of distance vs. 7
— Powers not being their own AV
— Use of stats benchmarks
— Bonuses without a Column change

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This profile is about the official DC Comics version of Barbara Gordon that starred in the 2003 Batgirl: Year One Limited Series.

This profile has been completely redone as of October of 2016.

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