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This profile covers the classic career of Warlock, the techno-organic mutant alien among the New Mutants. There’s also a fair bit of stuff about modelling his species’ abilities.

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Our third Cluemaster profile, this one covering the Dixon take on him and subsequent events up to Flashpoint. Still something of a loser, but markedly more dangerous and oddly realistic for a guy in bright orange Spandex.

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A very minor incendiary villain who clashed with Nova (Richard Rider) and Power Man & Iron Fist.

As of September of 2017, this profile was overhauled, extended and received incendiary M&M stats.

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From the Squad, a seminal ultrahuman group in Malibu’s Ultraverse comics setting during the early 1990s. Explosion power.

As of September of 2017, this profile received hard-detonatin’ M&M stats.

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The county sheriff overseeing the bulk of the suburbs and countryside outside of Gotham City. Primarily worked with Robin (Tim Drake) during the 1990s, but was a 1970s Batman character too.

As of September 2017, this profile was fully reloaded in double-ought magnum, Jack.

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The former Marvel Boy, a young telekinetic hero who worked with the Thing, the New Warriors then the Avengers – which isn’t half-bad. Vance Astrovik will also would have become a time-travelling astronaut. Yeah, that part’s complicated.

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Very minor Marvel hulking alien menace. But he plays an important role in the origin of Nova (Richard Rider) as he kills not-Abin-Sur. So he’s a handy space marauder.

As of September of 2017, this space writeup received a space overhaul complete with space M&M stats.

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We’d like to point you toward a humble bundle starring the Rise of the Tomb Raider video game. Since we’ve fairly proud of our character profile for the 2013-rebooted version of Lara Croft.

It’s $12 and comes with a basket of mystery games.

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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
— Bonuses without a Column change
— Range penalties by Genre
— Suppression Fire Combat Manoeuvre
— Attack Descriptors discussion and taxonomy

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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:
— Extrasensory Perception
— Digging (Tunnelling Only) (Packaged Limitation)
— Energy Control
— Damage Capacity (clarified and expanded)
— Tesseracts Only (packaged Limitation for Dimension Travel)
— Gliding (Air Currents Bonus)
— Aura of Pain
— Enhance
— Claws and EV (pricing discussion)

Also, the article was cleft in two in April of 2017 because it was just too large.

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This is the third chapter for our extensive New Warriors team profile. This one covers the fading years, as the original New Warriors series draws to an end and the spin-off series disappear.

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Second chapter of our Cluemaster profile – a minor Bat-foe. This one covers the “bwa-ha-ha” Giffen years with the comedy Justice League, with Cluemaster as an Injustice League member.

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A minor enemy of Marvel Comics’ Nova, back in 1977 when we were listening to Rod Stewart singing Tonight’s the Night.

As of August, 2017 this profile was overhauled and received faceless M&M stats from the far future.

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Big tough killer crime lord type. Fought Robin, Nightwing, Catwoman.

As of August, 2017 this profile was overhauled and received muscular M&M stats with pointy teeth.

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A super-strong, heat-generating corporate enforcer who was a very minor presence in the Ultraverse super-hero setting.

As of August, 2017 this entry received M&M stats made of molten metal.

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