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Bobcat (Marvel Comics) and his men

Bobcat


Power Level:
Game system: DC Heroes Role-Playing Game

Context

The Bobcat and his men are obscure Marvel villains, and Hawkeye (Clint Barton) foes. Their main appearance was in 1988.

They’re neither particularly good nor particularly bad street-level villains.

And, well, their limited number of appearances in cheap comics made ’em easy to research.


Background

  • Real Name: Unrevealed. But I wouldn’t be amazed if his first name’s Robert.
  • Marital Status: Unrevealed
  • Known Relatives: None
  • Group Affiliation: Leader of the Claws ; agent for Crossfire
  • Base Of Operations: Los Angeles
  • Height: Around 6’ Weight: Around 170 lbs
  • Eyes: Unrevealed Hair: Brown


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Powers and Abilities

The Bobcat and his five men, the Claws, are :


History

Bobcat and his Claws once were defeated by Hawkeye (Clint Barton) after successfully attacking a money transport.

Bobcat later attempted to gain revenge. During this battle he actually prevented Mad Dog from killing the archer in order to try to do it himself.

Bobcat also was part of Crossfire’s most thorough attempts at killing Hawkeye.


Description

Bobcat has a stylized cat face on the chest of his costume, whereas the Claws don’t.


Personality

Bobcat and his Claws are good, skilled thieves and acrobats. But they tend to act proud and overconfident.

They want to be seen as both artists (in the vein of circus performers and other masters of dangerous physical skills) and super-villains.

Bobcat and the Claws all tend to speak in a grand swashbuckler style, often praising their opponent’s strengths in order to draw attention toward their own skills.


Quotes

“I congratulate you, Avenger ! Not many men could have avoided that bolo !”


DC Universe History

They would almost certainly have fought Catwoman, or been hired by her.


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Bobcat

Dex: 06 Str: 04 Bod: 05 Motivation: Power
Int: 04 Wil: 04 Min: 03 Occupation: Criminal
Inf: 03 Aur: 03 Spi: 03 Resources {or Wealth}: 004
Init: 015 HP: 020

Powers:
Jumping: 01

Bonuses and Limitations:
Jumping is a Skilled Power.

Skills:
Acrobatics: 08, Martial artist: 05, Weaponry: 06

Advantages:
None demonstrated.

Connections:
Underworld (Low).

Drawbacks:
None demonstrated.

Equipment:
Bola [BODY 04, EV 03, Snare: 06, Limitation : Snare cannot be higher than the relevant Weaponry skill of the user (-1), Grenade drawback].


The Claws

“We’ll mess him up real good, Bobcat !”

Average Claws member

Dex: 05 Str: 03 Bod: 04 Motivation: Power
Int: 03 Wil: 03 Min: 03 Occupation: Criminal
Inf: 03 Aur: 02 Spi: 03 Resources {or Wealth}: 004
Init: 013 HP: 010

Powers:
Jumping: 01

Bonuses and Limitations:
Jumping is a Skilled Power.

Skills:
Acrobatics: 07

Advantages:
None demonstrated.

Connections:
Street (Low).

Drawbacks:
None demonstrated.

By Sébastien Andrivet.

Helper(s): David Johnston, Peter Piispanen.

Source of Character: Solo Avengers (Marvel Universe).

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