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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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From Warren Ellis’ Doktor Sleepless comic book series, the Doktor and Nurse Igor plus information about the story’s biopunk setting and how stuff might work. This profile was done part-way through the series.

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A nasty demon with power over time loops, who was once sent after the Charmed Ones in the Charmed TV series. And he was played by David Carradine, too.

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This profile focuses on this sadly under-used character as she was during the classic New Warriors years of the early 1990s. Silhouette is an acrobatic street vigilante with shadow melding/telportation powers.

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The pulpish super-competent hero from the Time Portal series of novels. Spoiler – these novels are about time travel. Our profile covers the first book in the series.

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Obscure and generic mercenary who fought the New Mutants during the 1980s. Good if you need a straightforward brute with minor powers. And an axe.

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This is the Rai who appeared in the original (1990s) Valiant Comics run, and opposed the great robot invasions of the 39th century to defend Japan’s Grandmother and population. Rai has the Blood of Heroes once used by Bloodshot, and machine-control powers.

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The XCom Project in 2012 video games XCom: Enemy Unknown and XCom: Enemy Within has essentially no background. So here is a complete, and completely made-up, one with a full history and explanations about how stuff works and why.

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