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An overview of this unusual peripheral for PC gaming, with a concrete example of using it in a game with keybinding, custom lighting and the like.

This is absolutely not our usual fare on writeups.org, and is intended to draw in new readers.

As of January of 2020, this article/review was updated to discuss software problems.

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The Golden Age version of the character, though he endured into the 1990s. Criminal, genius, wielder of the cold gun.

As of January of 2020, this profile was overhauled for concision and smoother reading. It was also cleft in two to facilitate reading on smartphones.

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From the convenient Masters of Disaster villain team. Vibration powers and “Class 10” strength.

As of January of 2020, this profile was entirely rewritten as we upgrade our Masters of Disaster entries. One at a time so it doesn’t feel like a landslide.

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A villain with a fairly powerful beam weapon who clashed with Iron Man from 1963 to 1986.

As of January of 2020, this entry had its texts edited for style. It also received Meltants & Melterminds TTRPG stats.

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The leader of the handy Masters of Disasters themed super-villains theme. New-Wave is a psycho who can turn into large quantities of water.

As of January of 2020, we are beginning to pump out revised profiles for the Masters of Disaster. Pumping out… like water ! Get it ? GET IT ?!

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A small profile for the character played by Adam West in 1965 TV commercials for powdered chocolate. Even though that makes no sense.

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A 1967 Fantastic Four baddie with a solar pistol. Probable secret master of the Marvel Universe.

This guys is terribly obscure, but you can use him pretty much anywhere. So that’s convenient.

As of January of 2010, he received powerful solar-powered M&M stats.

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Our second profile for Marvel Comics heroine Greer Nelson, depicting her early days as Tigra.

During those she was a bit different than in later depictions.

As of December of 2019 the illustrations were redone in HD. The text also had its fur brushed, though it was reading better than I remembered.

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The Cat was the first identity adopted by Greer Nelson, before she became Tigra. The Cat costume was later used by Hellcat.

Our profile extensively discusses… well… everything.

As of December of 2019, redid all the illustrations in HD and did an editing pass for clarity and concision.

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A big hairy wrestler who clashed with Luke Cage in 1976. So yeah, he’s pretty strong.

As of December of 2019 this profile was reillustrated, rewritten and updated.

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A minor 1970s Cage enemy with a speargun.

As of December of 2019 the illustrations were redone, the biography updated, and the text polished.

I also wanted to add M&M stats but he already had those. Foiled again !

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Part #4 of the profile for this minor but traditional Marvel Comics villain.

This covers the 1990s, specifically the era where he badly mutates and has a character arc.

With links to the other parts.

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This XVIIth century witch is the ancestor of the Charmed Ones – Piper, Phoebe and Prudence Halliwell.

She appeared in the original, 1990s version of the Charmed TV show.

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Marvel’s 1960s Red Guardian – a sort of Soviet Captain America. Comes with a fair bit of background notes.

As of December of 2019, this entry was entirely overhauled, and received M&M stats. But the stats are not for you. They are for the people.

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Part #3 of the profile for this minor but traditional Marvel Comics villain.

It’s the Owl gang/Octopus Gang war era, he starts using claws, etc..

With links to the other parts.

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