With the Foghat 2014 World Tour concluding in Emerald City, Angus Wilcoxon was once again between jobs. Hoping to trade some heavy labor for much-needed cash, he was searching downtown for some “Help Wanted” signs at the time of the Silver Storm. When …
Harry Essex was an urban parasite—and a cut-rate one at that—moving from one crooked scheme to another, and living off money swindled from decent folk. He was sliming his way through downtown in search of easy marks when the Silver Storm transfigured his …
Bright, funny, and hard-working Elaine Chao was teaching kung fu to help finance her tuition at ECU. She was on her way to Yellow Brick Row to enjoy a rare day off when the Silver Storm made her into a bloodthirsty beast. The Mongoose lives for a good …
Chad was en route to Yellow Brick Row to write some dreadfully bad poetry and sneer at normal folk when he undeservedly got everything he’d whined for his entire life—command of evil forces. A wannabe goth, Chad hasn’t the interpersonal skills—or much of …
Chelsea Lincoln was a good girl from a hard-working lower class family. Getting into a good university with a full scholarship was the proudest day of her life. She pounded the pavement while going to grad school to get a good job in Emerald City’s tech …
Tommy Fitzgerald was just another guy with simple tastes and churlish means, until one fateful day when he failed at a critical half of his “lift and tote” job. Whatever was being smuggled in the container he dropped mutated Tommy, allowing him to become …
Cyberknight's identity is unknown, but her attitude suggests that she sees costumed villainy as just another profession. She doesn't seem to be ideologically motivated, and she's far more intelligent than most of the villains she works with.
Opportunities seemed few for Pete Stone after his dishonorable discharge from the US Army, and coupled with his lack of talents and scruples, pushed him into a life of petty crime. Eventually, his criminal contacts led him to the Consortium, a collection …
Abner Polignac was always... different. In some hard-to-define way, he was weird; off-putting. Perhaps it was his callous, calculating manner, or the simple fact he never tried to hide his misanthropy. When he reached the age of majority, yet another …
Yvonne Orphis’ mother was committed to an asylum before Yvonne was born. Raised by her wealthy grandparents, Yvonne had a cloud hanging over her from her childhood. As a teenager, she developed terrible eczema, ostracizing her further from society.
Lianna Macklin spent her life at sea—a capable and agile diver, deep-sea explorer, and treasure hunter. Unfortunately, Lianna wasn’t as good at managing her treasures as she was at finding them, and she kept going on more dangerous missions to find the “ …
Brad Steeley stole his stepfather’s experimental prototype diving suit after an argument that accidentally led to the older man’s death. Brad had arranged for funding the suit’s development with a military equipment company, something his stepfather …