6166 in-depth character profiles from comics, games, movies

Posts Tagged ‘ 1990s debut ’

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Fei Long


The Bruceleelike bloke in the Street Fighter video games. As of October of 2021, this entry received various updates and improvements that respect tradition without being bound by it. Such is the way of the intercepting fist.

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Blue Mary Ryan


From the Fatal Fury and the The King of Fighters brawling video games. As of October of 2021, overhauled her History and fixed a typo in her stats.

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Geese Howard


One of the main, and most recurrent, SNK video game villains. He's bad news. As of September of 2021 this profile has been revised. Chiefly to add a History section.

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Terry Bogard


The original lead for the Fatal Fury brawling video games, and later one of the playable characters in King of Fighters games. As of September of 2021, various readability improvements.

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Heidern


A paramilitary officer and hand-to-hand killer from the King of Fighters brawling video games. As of January of 2018, this profile was overhauled. And as of September of 2021, there was a further touch-up because we value discipline and esprit de corps.

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Afro


A dour ronin revenge killer in a techno-medieval future Japan. But Black and with a blunt and an afro. It's a thing. As of August of 2021, this profile was cut down in a single fast-draw strike, then entirely redone.

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Balrog a.k.a. Mike Bison

(Tom's profile)

One of the classic 1991 Street Fighter brawling video game baddies. As of August of 2021, redid the History section and tuned a few details.

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Wolfgang Krauser von Stroheim


The big bad endgame boss in Fatal Fury 2, back in the days of 16-bit fighting games on Neo Geo. As of July of 2021, added a spot of polish and fully redid the History section. Bitte.

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Glottis


The literal speed demon from the classic Grim Fandango adventure game. Friendly driver and superhuman mechanic. As of July 2021, I realised that the stats had been accidentally deleted. They're now back.

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Paintball


An early enemy of Stargirl. Versatile but not hugely powerful colour- and energy-based powers. As of June of 2021, this profile received HD illustrations and painterly Mutants & Masterminds stats.

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Mary Kramer


A young, potentially heroic gadgeteer. As of May of 2021, brushed up the texts and illustrations, and kit-bashed M&M stats.

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Shiv

(Cindy Burman)

An early opponent of Stargirl when she was the Star-Spangled Kid, and thus of the JSA. She was interesting, and she's a handy psychokiller. As of May of 2021 redid the illustrations, edited the texts, added Mutants & Masterminds stats.

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Leprechaun

(Terrible horror movies)

A "magical slasher" villain seen in Z-list -- mostly direct-to-video -- horror movies.

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Epsilon Red


An intriguing ex-Soviet altered cosmonaut. Psionics. As of April of 2021, this profile was dusted off and received Mutants & Masterminds cosmo-stats.

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Sacrifice

(Evangeline M'Baré)

A young super-heroine from Wakanda, with budding mutant magic. She was a Player Character in an early 1990s MSH campaign, because I like being 25 years early to the party. As of April of 2021, this profile has received Panther-blessed portraits.

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Carrie Smith

(Temps short stories)

A character from the 1991 Temps short stories about odd superhumans. Flying activist lass trying to be a super-heroine in London. As of April of 2021, this profile received portraits making Barney Rubble.

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Antonio Jose Bolivar Pronao

(Un viejo que leia novelas de amor)

An aged by sharp and wise wood runner living deep in the Amazon rain forest. He appears in a Luis Sepúlveda novel. As of April of 2021, added some portraits.

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Diesel


From the Stephanie Plum novels. Stealth supernatural regulator who likes all sorts of cookies. As of 2021, this oooold entry has received a new illustration.

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Felix

(Walter Felix)

The protagonist of the 1990 John Steakley novel Vampire$ (but not of the movie). Pistols sharpshooter. As of April of 2021, did new portraits for him since the old ones are getting long in the... tooth. Long in the tooth. He's a vampires hunter. That's a pun, yes ?

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Jack Crow


Big tough modern-day vampires hunter. One of the main characters in John Steakley's 1990 novel Vampire$. As of April of 2021, added some photorealistic portraits of the big guy.

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Cocamama

(Lorra Juarez)

A non-player character from the GURPS: Aces Abroad supplement, set in the Wild Cards super-hero novels setting. Cocaine powers. Yes, I know. As of April of 2021, made a portrait of her so the profile looks less barren.

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Jack Karch


A particularly dangerous hit man, private detective, mob enforcer and amateur stage magician. Karch is one of the main characters in Michael Connelly's crime novel Void Moon. As of April of 2021, added some original illustrations.

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Cassie Black


A sharp, skilled lady thief from Michael Connelly's crime novel Void Moon. Cassie is from a gritty realistic genre though, and was largely shaped by what she's lost and her dissatisfaction with life. As of April of 2021, added a made-up portrait.

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Maverick

(Christopher Nord) (Profile #1)

A spy/commando/assassin type with mutant powers, heavy hardware and decades of experience. As of April of 2021, this profile is being wholly redone as a two-parter. And yes, that's some very 1993 art right here.

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Cammy White

(Tom's profile)

The "Killer Bee" from the Street Fighters video games. Amnesiac super-soldier. As of February of 2021, this old profile was rewritten and updated.

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Captain Nazi

(Modern era) (Part #1)

The fourth version of Captain Marvel (Billy Batson)'s foe Captain Nazi, chronologically speaking. This profile covers the 1995-2010 material. As of January of 2021, this profile was refreshed - and split into two parts since it was too long for some to read in one go. It also received Mutants & Masterminds stats.

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Dan Hibiki


From Street Fighter, a parody of a parody of Ryu. He's way less impressive that he thinks, though that's mostly because he thinks he's the best fighter in the world. As of January of 2020, this profile has had the MOST POWERFUL UPDATING AND EDITING PASS IN THE WORLD (not really).

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Skorpio

(Dr. Sam Ellis)

An enemy of Steel (John Henry Irons), mostly seen during the 1990s. An ER doctor who moonlights as an assassin.

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Ryo Sakazaki


An expy of Street Fighter’s Ryu who appears in a number of SNK brawling games. As of Decembre of 2020, this old entry was entirely redone.

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