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Whisper of the Foreigner's Death Squad (Spider-Man enemy) (Marvel Comics)


Foreigner Death Squad

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Game system: DC Heroes Role-Playing Game


  • Real Name: Variable
  • Marital Status: Variable
  • Known Relatives: None
  • Group Affiliation: Foreigner’s Death Squad
  • Base Of Operations: Variable
  • Height: Variable Weight: Variable
  • Eyes: Variable Hair: Variable

Powers and Abilities

Like the other Foreigner’s Death Squad members, Whisper has a serial immortality of sorts – his costume, weapons, powers, and combat experience can be granted to a new volunteer when the old one dies. Whisper is a martial artist who can nullify sound around him (an extremely useful ability) and packs multiple blades and full-body body armour.

The silence effect surrounding him can be rather spooky. Whisper usually operates in tandem with Pulse, so Pulse can ambush people who cannot hear him while Whisper keeps them busy.


The history and fate of Whisper-1 and Whisper-2 is unknown ; Whisper-3 and Pulse-4 were deployed against Spider-Man when the Foreigner attempted to assassinate Betty Brant-Leeds, but both were killed in combat.

Whisper-5 sided with Dead Aim when he took control of the 1400 Club, and was part of the task force which attempted to kill the Foreigner – only to be killed by him.


See illustration.




(Whispering) “Ms. Leeds – I despise absorbing the sound of gunshots.”

DC Universe History

See Foreigner’s writeup.


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Game Stats — DC Heroes RPG Print Friendly

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Dex: 06 Str: 04 Bod: 04 Motivation: Upholding the Foreigner
Int: 04 Wil: 03 Min: 04 Occupation: Mercenary
Inf: 03 Aur: 03 Spi: 03 Resources {or Wealth}: 004
Init: 017 HP: 010

Sound Nullify: 07

Bonuses and Limitations:
Sound Nullify has a +5 Volume Bonus (+1)

Martial artist*: 06, Military science: 04, Vehicles (land): 04, Weaponry*: 06

Iron Nerves, Lightning Reflexes

Foreigner (Low)

Attack Vulnerability (-1CS OV/RV against the Dupe maneuver), CIA to killing himself if his mission fails, SPR (can only talk in whispers)


  • COSTUME [BODY 06, Bomb (self destruct): 12, Radio coms: 08, Skin armour: 02]
  • Bladed sai (x2) BODY 04, EV 03 (05 w/STR, 07 w/Martial artist), /STR/ 05, Limitations : /STR/ only for the Disarm maneuver (-2) ; Note : when Blocking melee weapons with a sai or jitte, the weapon is considered to be the size of a shield (-1 AP to OV/RV for the Block), Note : Whisper will often throw one of his sais]
  • Sword (x2) [BODY 06, EV 04 (05 w/STR, 07 w/Martial artist), Note : Whisper prefers the swords to the sais for serious melee combat]
  • Shuriken (x6) [BODY 03, EV 03, Grenade drawback, Dart Bonus]

By Sébastien Andrivet

Source of Character: Spider-Man comics (Marvel comics)

Helper(s): Roy Cowan

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