6182 in-depth character profiles from comics, games, movies

Posts Tagged ‘ Cold War ’

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Battlestone


One of those nonsensical tough guys from the earliest days of Image Comics. A complete train wreck, yes;, but he's surprisingly reusable.

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Sentinel

(Maxwell Liberty)

The Superman analogue in the Silver Age Sentinels super-hero RPG of the early 2000s.

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Radioactive Man


A classic, useful, fairly powerful Marvel Comics mostly-villain-but-not-always-especially-lately. Amazingly enough, he has radioactivity powers.

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Crusher

(Caldwell Rozza)

An early and obscure enemy of Iron Man (Tony Stark). Enhanced size and strength.

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Mandarin

(Profile #1 - early)

This first, huge profile for the Mandarin covers everything from 1964 to 1974. Including tonnes of gadgets and robots and weapons and whatnot.

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Gremlin

(Kondrati Topolov)

An intriguing Russian techno-genius who played various roles back in the days. He's sort of cool.

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Red Scare


A fake villain you can hire to launch your super-hero career. He appeared in The Tick comics.

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Golden Boy

(Jack Braun)

From the classic Wild Cards super-hero novels by G.R.R. Martin, M. Snodgrass et al. 1940s+ physical powerhouse.

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Nick Fury

(Nicholas Jacob Fury) (Gisted)

An older gisted profile chiefly interested in providing stats for Fury and his gear. But it also comes with an handy overview.

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Triffids


The equivalent of an alien invader (though it was all self-inflicted), from the 1951 classic sci-fi novel by John Wyndham. Carnivorous plants.

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Abomination

(Emil Blonsky)

The green ugly guy who traditionally goes toe-to-toe against the Hulk, at least for a while.

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Sickle

(Natasha Ulyanov)

A deadly ex-Soviet operative turned into a cyberpsycho. With a sickle.

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Hammer

(Boris Ulyanov)

Super-strong Russian super-soldier, formerly with the People's Heroes and now a scary mercenary.

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Droog


A big dinosaurian monster of high intelligence, who could fight the Hulk toe-to-toe.

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Eagle

(Steve Tremaine)

A 1950s patriotic American hero. Seen in a Wildstorm Limited Series, but can be used anywhere.

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Crimson Dynamo

(Anton Vanko)

Marvel's original, 1960s Crimson Dynamo. Soviet-Armenian genius and power armour inventor.

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Irina Derevko


The heroine's mom in the Alias action/espionage TV series of yesteryear. Brilliant KGB manipulator gone freelance.

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Father Time


Maniacal American spymaster heading a deranged, but sometimes benign, agency called S.H.A.D.E..

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Elena Ivanovna


A psionic ex-KGB young agent with deep roots in the Cold War. Mostly appeared as an ally of Maverick during the late 1990s.

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