Xandu The Sorcerer
Xandu typically wears a collection of items assembled from thrift stores and prop departments; a 'classic' Wizard's robe, a conical straw hat, and round lens thin-framed glasses with blue-tinted lenses. He also curls his mustache and goatee into points. …
Mortimer Styles was an average nerdy kid for most of his life. He didn't particularly excel in school, except in one arena; music. Mortimer was a true band geek who loved to play music. He played string bass for the school band, took piano lessons, and …
LaCroix wears a tailored black suit. He has slick black hair, a thin pencil mustache, and a trimmed goatee.
William LaCroix comes from a big family in Louisiana, born and raised in New Orleans. As a teenager, William got involved with a local gang in …
Joseph Curry was a young man in San Diego who took to the water like a fish. A Trueborn Metahuman, Curry felt as home in the waves from the first second he was taken to the beach.
As Curry aged and hit puberty, he discovered the rest of his powers. …
Mayor Daniel 'Forecast' Mayweather
Mayor Mayweather prefers to wear tailored suits. As Forecast, Mayweather wore a dark green spandex outfit with black-colored lightning-shaped highlights, with a utility belt and a long cape.
Daniel Mayweather was once the global supervillain threat …
Method Man wears a white lab coat over street clothes, his pockets typically overflowing with small gadgets and components.
Method Man (real name unknown) is an arms dealer specializing in super-tech weapons. He operates throughout Southern California, …
Sven Modison was an odd child. From a very young age, he'd seem to go through cycles, where some moments he'd be bright, energetic, and intelligent, and other moments he'd seem drained and lethargic. He also suffered from 'fainting spells', where he'd …
Frank Terrier was a cabbie in Southern California, who suffered an abusive childhood. When he manifested his energy projection abilities as a young child, his father tried to beat the 'demons' out of him. As a result, Frank repressed all memory of his …
Critter looks like the prototypical biker; big and burly with a massive beard, bandana, leather jacket with patches, and denim pants. He stows his prized shotgun in a home-made leather 'holster' he stitched onto his favorite pair of pants.
Joey The Red
Joey Rossitano was a leg-breaker for the Stromwell crime family, loyally serving the syndicate for years. This all came to a halt following the Stromwell Civil War, when young hotshot Don Arthur Stromwell took charge. Arthur attempted to pit the resources …
Meathook wears the heavy pants and overalls typical of many dockworkers. He does not wear an undershirt.
Michael Madson was a dockworker until his powers manifested. The exact circumstances surrounding his manifestation are unclear, and Meathook …
Damien Jefferies has a *long* history of cutting people. He was sick in the head from the day he was born; as soon as he could consciously think and move, he was pulling the legs off of insects. Every family pet died under mysterious circumstances, and on …
King Lizard (real name unknown) is a psychologically-disturbed Metahuman who was once imprisoned in the Ashcroft Asylum for the Criminally Insane. King Lizard has an unresistable compulsion to consume human flesh; in times when he is unable to eat others, …
John Doe (real name unknown) is a psychologically-disturbed Metahuman who was once imprisoned in the Ashcroft Asylum for the Criminally Insane. John Doe doesn't know his true identity, believes his super-powers to be a disease, and suffers from paranoid …
Robotnik sports many visible pieces of cyberware. He tends to wear heavy 'rough-n-tumble' style clothes, such as work jeans, leather jackets, and heavy boots.
Maxwell Robotnik was once Maxwell Chapek, a U.S. Army soldier serving in the Iraq War. He was …
Halvredo Popadopoulis began a life of crime early. Growing up in the Little Athens neighborhood of New Los Angeles, his uncle and cousins were part of an organized crime syndicate, and Halvredo began doing minor courier work for them.
When he was still …
Motorhead has long dark hair that he rarely washes, causing the strands to clump together into something akin to greasy dreadlocks. He wears a sleeveless leather vest with no undershirt, heavy pants, and big punk-style combat boots. He is frequently seen …
Telkozep wears simple gray robes.
Mitchell Teller discovered his mystical abilities at a young age. His mother's family, the Duquesne family, have been mystics for generations, and young Mitchell was initiated into the mysteries of the arcane world …
Timothy Forsythe is the nephew of General Richard Forsythe, and the son of Brigadier General Curtis Forsythe, but he had no interest in continuing the family military tradition. Tim grew up fascinated with two things; superheroes and doctors. Since he …
Marco Veil was an experienced Navyman with an excellent service record. After serving several tours of duty, he decided to go into the more lucrative field of private security contracting.
His service record both in and out of the Navy caught the …
Henry Lamar was a cop in the city of Chula Vista. He gained some prominence in the media as a 'hero cop' after saving a group of school kids during a school shooting.
It was this reputation that caught the attention of the Mayor. He was looking to …
Sgt. William Blazkowicz
Sgt. William Blazkowicz was an American soldier serving in the Iraq War. A San Diego boy, William came from a military family. However, he defied the expectations of his father; rather than joining the Navy, William joined the Army.
One day, as William …
Isaiah Brodey grew up in The Bronx, during its heyday in the 70's as a wretched hive of scum and villainy. Born to a working class family, Brodey got involved in organized crime from a very young age; it was just the way of the neighborhood. As a teenager …
Dennis Dougherty's earliest memories were of watching Allied superheroes on newsreels when attending the cinema with his parents. Fascinated by these amazing do-gooders, Dennis wanted to be just like them, fighting against fascism and evil, standing up …
Nicholas Jackman was born a dog-boy. Growing up in a poor family in City Heights, Jackman faced constant ridicule and prejudice. Jackman ended up misanthropic and antisocial, and between the prejudice he faced and his mistrust of other people, he was …
Robert Cardy was a hitman for the Cesare mob for many years. He became a hitman almost by chance; he had served in the Army right out of high school in order to get on the GI Bill, but found himself flunking out of college. With so few skills that could …
Perry Planet does not wear clothes.
James Benton was a semi-struggling actor with big dreams. An actor of the stage who worked in stage productions across southern California, Benton made a modestly successful living off of his work; his good looks …
Scareodile wears torn, oversized pants. His reptilian skin and physiology leave him with little need for clothes.
Steve Niles was born into a poor family in New Los Angeles. Although too skinny to be a bully or a thug, Steve had the attitude and …
Marshfellow always looks to be wearing the same clothing; an ill-fitting secondhand suit. These were the clothes he was 'killed' in, and are actually formed from his body as a part of his metamorphic abilities.
Morris Baker was always a small time con. …
Kenan Tong is the son of [[:boss-tong | Boss Tong]]. Following his father's arrest and conviction, he took over the Triad organization in Kearny Mesa.
Kenan has recently allied the Triads with The Black Circle, gaining access to alien technology.
Detective Tony Kong grew up in Kearny Mesa in San Diego. Tony's uncle was a member of The Triads, one of the first wave of loyalists who came to San Diego with Boss Tong from Guangdong. Tony saw the toll that the lifestyle took on his uncle, including the …
Admiral James Stenson
Admiral James Stenson was a lifelong Navy man, from a Navy family. Stenson is one of a handful of trained operators of the Navy's Nautilus-Class power armor, making him a valuable asset.
Admiral Stenson was assigned to help defend the Naval blockade …
Miles Carradine was a small-time thug working for the Cesare Mob when he was approached by the returned Vanguard. Vanguard was looking for new henchmen, to help him grow his new organization as he enacted his secret plan. In exchange for his servitude, …
Martin Vickers was a small-time thug who worked for Black Serpent as a part of his gang, when he was approached by the returned Vanguard. Vanguard was looking for new henchmen, to help him grow his new organization as he enacted his secret plan. In …
Lester Burg was a small-time drug dealer, selling meth bought secondhand from the Karnes Family. He was approached by the returned Vanguard, who was looking for new henchmen to help him grow his new organization as he enacted his secret plan. In exchange …
Dynatorch was a government-registered superhero who operated in San Diego for several years. In the late 2000's, he was arrested for soliciting sex from an undercover cop. Although he was ultimately not convicted, the arrest led to his firing from the …
Jason Cragg was the long-time host of "Mountains And Molehills", a political news, opinion, and punditry show popular in Southern California. From his San Diego studio, Cragg doled out his conservative/libertarian opinions on the various events of the day …
Arthur Purcell was an insurance salesman for Liberty Mutual until he was affected by an unknown event that activated his Metahuman abilities. Purcell gained significant psychic abilities, and began to refer to himself as "Ptahvek", claiming to be a …
John "Red Jack" Czenik is a former medical technician for Cedar-Sinai Hospital, frequently working in the department of Metahuman Medicine. On the job, he was exposed to an unstable mutagen. The exposure has induced permanent mutation in Czenik, turning …
Cinderburn was the newest Betrayer among the Children Of Judas in New Los Angeles. He was promoted from within, starting as a street gangster and minor occultist. He studied under his leader Ursis, and took the drug Hellfire to boost his powers.
Born into a very strict Catholic family, Hellscorcher's gifts were seen as a curse from birth. He was told that he was a devil-child, and that evil tainted his very soul, and it would consume him unless he was to swear off his abilities forever. He was …
Simon Hall was born to a middle class family in Los Angeles. As soon as he could walk, he was tinkering with machines, his Tesla abilities active in full force. Although he got into many predicaments when his experiments went awry (like when he crashed …
Hanged Man, The
The Hanged Man is a mysterious superheroic operative who works for Agent Curry's "Metasquad Alpha", the team of superhumans who work directly for the NMAB and handle superhuman crime. His true identity and past are shrouded in mystery, but he is the only …
Charles Weiderman was the owner of a small cutting edge tech firm, hoping to use his brilliant mind to break into the tech world. Developing a method of agitating metals into a liquid state, he hoped to create a 'liquid metal armor' that could soldiers …
Daniel Erdmann, from a young age, was raised to believe the close-minded doctrine that anyone who wasn’t a white, non-Metahuman Protestant Christian was less than human and deserving of death.
As an adult, Daniel’s hatred made it hard for him to have …
Whitaker was an albino orphan adopted by The Orams, a married pair of former white supremicist Knights Of Adam. He was raised on hatred and bloodlust, and was trained as a killer. His adoptive parents unleashed him as a cape-killer during The Riots, which …
Technoweb wears an armored padded bodysuit, with dark green coloration and black highlights, complete with head covering and goggles. The suit also features black spiderweb designs.
Technoweb is a supervillain loosely affiliated with Metagroup. …
Vito Marcellus grew up in San Diego's Little Italy neighborhood. The Marcellus family had ties to the Gnucci crime family that dominated the neighborhood, with Vito's father Adriano working for the Gnucci's as a hitman.
Adriano wanted better for his …
Agent Robert Hill
Robert Hill is the son of Henry Hill, a member of the NMAB Psi-Corps that went rogue. Following the death of his wife at the hands of King Cobra, Henry was driven mad with grief, and lashed out with his psychic abilities. He was eventually brought down by …
Smoke was once a small time ganger with big dreams. Jackson Hyde, nephew of notorious Hub City crime boss and drug lord Boss Hyde, had nothing going for him as a criminal until his Tesla abilities came to the forefront. Quickly striking upon the idea of …
Oberst Samuel Miller
Oberst Samuel Miller was an elite combat agent within the Storm Korps who volunteered for a series of experimental enhancement surgeries. Miller was among the survivors of the procedure, who were all transferred into Dragon Branch, the Storm Korps' …
Charlie Hudson was a promising minor league baseball player. A graduate of Rancho Bernardo high school (well known for producing quality graudates of its baseball program), he played several years in the minor leagues before suffering a tragic accident. …
Roman Jimenez is a member of the East Side Demons street gang. A low level gangbanger, he contracted Lupine Parvovirus several years ago while camping with friends at the Black Mountain Open Space Park. In his initial transformation, he killed the friends …
Fernando Zhang is a member of the East Side Demons street gang. He's increased his standing in the gang by studying the mystic arts and 'persuading' a local tattoo artist skilled in mysticism to give him mystical tattoos to grant him superpowers.
No one is quite sure exactly what happened to George Tarzin to put him in a delusional state. George wasn't born with Metahuman abilities, but the details of his 'emergence event' aren't known.
George worked as a contractor, helping to build and repair …
Lieutenant Clayton Grissett was born in a small town in Alabama. His parents were poor, and he helped his uncle cook meth to support the family. After numerous charges and several stints in juvie, Clayton was tried as an adult. Spending his formative …
Longtooth is the half-human son of [[:roh-kar | Roh'Kar]], born from one of the slaver's dalliances with a human prostitute while working on Earth for The Black Circle. Longtooth, being born to a human mother, favors his human side over his Squall side. …
The Serpent's origins are mysterious, but he's been a fixture in San Diego since the mid-90's. A big player in the local mystical scene, The Serpent provides a sanctuary for the city's homeless population, as long as they're willing to move underground. A …
Preacher Leecher was an unknown homeless man, who was turned into a fervant 'preacher' of the way of the Worm. He was transformed into a worm hybrid by [[:worm-alchemist | Esteban Flores, the Worm Alchemist]] in his plot to establish a foothold of the …
Freddie Van Daele was a simple street thug living in San Diego who did occasional work for the Gnucci Family. He had the terrible misfortune of being the first 'street tough' who [[:der-gute-doktor | Der Gute Doktor]] stumbled across. Needing an 'inside …
Seth Edelen was an average meth head until his Metahuman powers kicked in during an OD. His metabolism altered, consuming narcotics and processing them into superhuman abilities.
Calling himself Crystal Seth, he began a career as a for-hire …
Jeff Parker is a Trueborn Metahuman, born with his Metahuman ability to transform into dinosaurs. He discovered his ability when he was in elementary school, reading books about dinosaurs and wishing he could become one; much to his surprise, he did!
Blasterman Bozo, The Molecular Madcap, is a recent addition to The Halloweeners. Before gaining his powers, he was just a simple Halloweener street thug, when he and his comrades were cornered by several Revenant Crew street soldiers. As his friends were …
Eddie Alexander was a member of the Army, excelling at leading and inspiring his fellow troops. After his tour of duty, he went into marketing, living a normal life until he helped organize several old college buddies together to rob a bank. Dressing up …
Corey Claridge was an average engineer until he helped organize several old college buddies together to rob a bank. Dressing up in rubber masks resembling various presidents, The Dead Presidents Gang was born.
It wasn't long until the robbery crew …
Reginald Ronfeldt worked as a defense contractor until he helped organize several old college buddies together to rob a bank. Dressing up in rubber masks resembling various presidents, The Dead Presidents Gang was born.
It wasn't long until the robbery …
Jack Reilly was a combat junkie who served in the Army who became a paralegal after his tour of duty. He lived a normal boring life until he helped organize several old college buddies together to rob a bank. Dressing up in rubber masks resembling various …
Alani Sonero-Suesta was a street/performance artist in the San Diego area, known to the public only as 'Tangerine Dream'. Using her ability to apport oranges, she put oranges and sculptures of oranges in strange and unlikely places as a form of public art …
Alexander Tan was a star football player at Mission Hills High School in San Marcos, a small city north of San Diego. Nicknamed 'A-Train' because of his strength and speed when tackling the opposition, his Metahuman abilities manifested one day while on …
Morthos The Necromancer
Martin Thurgood, better known by his wizard's name of Morthos, is a powerful necromancer local to the San Diego area. Eschewing a secret life, he operates openly as a criminal necromancer, working primarily to increase his own knowledge of magic, working …
John Aman was once a simple street thug, a henchman-for-hire. Rather than roll with a specific gang, Aman would work for different supervillains as a 'contractor', working as one of their minions until they were captured by superheroes. He ended up …
Blue Devil gained his daimonic powers in a summoning gone awry. Once a low level acolyte for The Bleak Order, he botched a daimonic summoning ritual, and the half-formed daimonic spirit ended up fusing to him. Following this event, Blue Devil went into …
Winterborn was once Peter Brewster, a thug in the employ of [[:william-lacroix | William LaCroix]]. He and several other thugs were hired by LaCroix to rob a rich art collector who had unwittingly bought several mystical artifacts. When the thieves broke …
Carter Muldoon grew up in a poor neighborhood of New Los Angeles, eventually joining the Switchblades gang. After working for them as a street soldier for a number of years, he was given an opportunity to advance when the gang managed to steal a batch of …
Darlene Allyn is a Trueborn Metahuman, born with her psychic abilities. After several incidents with her abilities as a young child, she received special training to learn how to control her manifestations. As she grew older, she learned how to profit …
Eddie Fyers was born and raised in New York, and grew up to join the CIA. He made a career out of helping keep CIA-backed dictatorships together; he helped organized governmental organizations and systems, helped run logistics, and acted as a go-between …
Dirk Turkel is a member of The One-Eyed Snakes, a San Diego biker gang that smuggles goods across the border. Dirk's latent Metahuman abilities activated when the Snakes were attacked by [[:nightfist | Nightfist]], with Dirk gaining a superhuman physique …
Thomas The Lighthouse Ghost
Thomas was a sailor in the mid-1800's, who died when his ship crashed near the Old Point Loma Lighthouse. According to Thomas, he crashed because the lighthouse keeper was drunk and neglecting his duties. He has haunted the Old Point Loma Lighthouse ever …
Ohio Gangster, The
Milo Warren was a high-tech arms dealer who joined the original Dead Presidents Gang. He betrayed the others after getting captured, turning in state's evidence and revealing the identities of his accomplices. After serving his sentence, he became an …