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Isaac Javitz of the Acolytes of Magneto (X-Men enemy) (Marvel Comics) carrying machinery in battle

Isaac Javitz


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Game system: DC Heroes Role-Playing Game

Background

  • Real Name: Isaac Javitz
  • Marital Status: Unrevealed
  • Known Relatives: None
  • Group Affiliation: Acolytes of Magneto
  • Base Of Operations: Mobile w/Acolytes
  • Height: 9’1” Weight: 1,200 lbs
  • Eyes: Brown Hair: Brown


Powers and Abilities

Javitz is a bruiser with superhuman size and strength. He was strong and resilient enough to engage Colossus for a bit, but was soon hammered down by the young Russian gentleman.


History

Javitz was among the cohort of Acolytes recruits first seen when Cortez established the Acolyte’s base on the French Atlantic coast. When this base (hidden in a monastery) was stormed by the X-Men, Javitz was beaten up by Colossus and eventually taken out by Cyclops.

Javitz, along with the other Acolytes, later moved to a new base, the cloaked space station Avalon. At this point, Magneto had returned but had been mindwiped by Xavier, and the actual leader of the Acolytes was his lieutenant, Exodus. Avalon was eventually destroyed in a titanic fight between Exodus and Holocaust ; during that fight Javitz attempted to charge Holocaust to assist Exodus, but Holocaust seized him by the throat at seemingly disintegrated him.

Javitz somehow came back, though — some theorize that he had been cloned, or perhaps Holocaust had just teleported him away. He was part of the Acolytes who clashed with the forces of the High Evolutionary, the Heroes for Hire and Quicksilver, though he did not play an important role in those battles.

Later, after Magneto returned and set the Acolytes on an even more militant path, Javitz took part in several terrorist operations.

Javitz hasn’t been seen since. He may have left when the Acolytes split between the Carrion Cove faction and the loyalists, or he may have died during the Sentinels onslaught on Genosha.


Description

See illustrations.


Personality

A mutant supremacist bully, and a fairly typical Acolyte.


Quotes

“For years, I have observed you from afar. The mighty Cyclops and his X-Men — suppressing any mutant who didn’t embrace the mainstream ! You were so eager to maintain the status quo.”

“It is an affront to even mention the hated name of Xavier in these sacred halls !”


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Game Stats — DC Heroes RPG Print Friendly

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Javitz

Dex: 04 Str: 12 Bod: 10 Motivation: Mutant Power
Int: 03 Wil: 03 Min: 03 Occupation: Acolyte
Inf: 03 Aur: 03 Spi: 03 Resources {or Wealth}: 004
Init: 012 HP: 015

Powers:
Growth: 03

Bonuses and Limitations:
Growth is Always On and Already Factored In

Skills:
Martial artist: 05

Advantages:
None demonstrated

Connections:
Acolytes of Magneto (Low)

Drawbacks:
MPR (Missing his left eye)

Equipment:
ACOLYTE UNIFORM [/BODY/ 06, Radio Communications: 13, R#2, Note: Javitz normally ignores the /BODY/, though it might become useful is he’s Drained, Neutralized, shrunk, etc.]


Design Notes

Game stats are speculative, since he does not have much screen time.



Game Stats — DC Adventures RPG Print Friendly

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Isaac Javitz — Averaged PL 8.2

STR STA AGL DEX FGT INT AWE PRE
03 (11) 02 (09) 01 00 02 (05) 00 00 00 (01)

Powers

Nine feet tall and rather big ● 52 points (Permanent)
– Growth 3 (Already Factored In)
– Super-strength — Enhanced Strength 5
– Super-durability — Enhanced Stamina 4, Enhanced Fortitude 6
– Reach and mass advantage — Enhanced Fighting 3, Strength-Based Unarmed Damage 1 w/Reach, Close attack 2, Defensive Roll 2, Improved Grab
– Towering — Enhanced Presence 1, Intimidation 3 (+5)

Combat Advantages

Close attack 2, Defensive Roll 2, Improved Grab

Other Advantages

Equipment 2

Skills

Intimidation 4 (+5), Perception 2 (+2)

Equipment

Acolyte’s tactical radio headset (Communication 2 (Radio)) ● 8 points

Offense

Initiative +1
Unarmed +7, Close w/Reach, Damage 12

Defense

Dodge 5 Fortitude 12
Parry 6 Toughness 11/9*
Will 2

* Without Defensive Roll

Complications

  • Motivation Mountainous mutant militant
  • Disability Very large size
  • Disability Missing one eye

Power levels

  • Trade-off areas Attack & Effect PL 10, Dodge/Toughness PL 8, Parry/Toughness PL 9, Fort & Will PL 7
  • Point total 92 Abilities 16, Defences 11, Skills 1, Powers 52, Devices 0, Advantages 2. Equiv. PL 7.


By Sébastien Andrivet

Source of Character: Marvel comics

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