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Fang (Shi'ar Imperial Guard) (X-Men)

Fang

(Shi'ar Imperial Guard)


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

Context

For… some reason, we have sets for stats for a few Shi’ar Imperial Guard members. These are chiefly opponents of the X-Men, who appeared in 1977 during an epic space adventure in space. They are widely thought to be expies  of DC’s Legion of Super-Heroes, but they serve an alien space empire. In space.

These sets of stats (not full profiles) likely date back from 1990 or so.


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Background

  • Real Name: Unrevealed.
  • Marital Status: Unrevealed.
  • Known Relatives: None.
  • Group Affiliation: Shi’ar Borderers (formerly the Imperial Guard).
  • Base Of Operations: Shi’ar Empire.
  • Height: 5’4” Weight: 185lbs.
  • Eyes: Brown Hair: Brown


Powers and Abilities

Strong, tough feral warrior type, with enhanced vision, fangs and claws. Like all guardsbeings he has a flight implant.


History

Fang was first encountered as a part of the Shi’ar Imperial Guard’s Royal Elite, under the command of Gladiator (Kallark). He fought the X-Men on the Moon. There Wolverine beat him and stripped him of his costume in order to disguise himself.

Fang later proved to be a turncoat supporting Deathbird and Lord Samédar during Deathbird’s coup.


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He then “left” the Royal Elite for the Shi’ar colonial guard, called the Borderers.

However, Fang did not survive the coup for long. He was implanted by a Brood embryo and turned into a Brood warrior. Wolverine later confronted the resulting monster, and it is believed Fang was killed in that fight.

Other fighters of his race, with similar abilities and a similar costume, have since taken the Fang role within the Imperial Guard.


Description

See illustrations.


Personality

Not much.


DC Universe History

In the Shi’ar Guard = Legion of Super-Heroes framework, Fang is the loose equivalent of Timber Wolf.


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Fang

Dex: 08 Str: 07 Bod: 07 Motivation: Uphold Deathbird
Int: 04 Wil: 06 Min: 05 Occupation : Guardsman
Inf: 04 Aur: 03 Spi: 04 Resources {or Wealth} : 20
Init: 018 HP: 040

Powers:
Claws: 09, Flight: 05, Thermal vision: 06, Ultravision: 06

Skills:
Military science: 06, Vehicles (Space): 05

Advantages:
Credentials (Shi’ar Imperial Guard, Medium), Lightning Reflexes, Language (Low and High Shi’ar languages).

Connections:
Borderers (Low).

Drawbacks:
Public ID.

By Sébastien Andrivet.

Source of Character: X-Men comics (Marvel Universe).

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