Real Name: Nathan Chase
Identity/Class: Extra-dimensional (Earth-Amalgam) cyborg
Occupation: Mercenary / assassin-for-hire
Affiliations: The Big Question (Edward Nigma Fisk); Deadeye (Bill Lawton); Lethal (Sergei Minerva)
Enemies: Catsai (Elektra Kyle); Dare (Slade Murdock); Mutant Titans
Known Relatives: none
Base of Operations: Arkham Tower, New Gotham
First Appearance: Assassins#1 (April, 1996); Mutant Titans#87 (in Amalgam continuity)
Powers/Abilities: Wired is a man-hunter built out of flesh and machine, strung together with "cybernetic cable." His cybernetic physiology enables him to perform several unique functions, such as producing large spiked blades from his forearm. Presumably, this physiology also enables him to sustain damage that would kill a normal human being.
#87) - The half-man, half-machine known as Wired made his
first appearance and presumably faced-off against the
(Assassins#1 (bts)) - Brought together by corrupt New Gotham
mayor the Big Question (Edward Nigma
Fisk), Wired and his fellow assassins,
Lethal (Sergei Minerva) and
Deadeye (Bill Lawton), discovered that
they had defeats at the hands of the same women
Catsai) in common. Together, Wired,
Deadeye, and Lethal figured they could teach their mutual enemies a lesson
in respect. Working for the Big Question made them think that the road
to riches was all puzzled out . . .
#1 ) - "Political Suicide" - While climbing up an Arkham Tower elevator shaft
in an attempt to kill the Big Question, Dare (Slade
Murdock) and Catsai (Elektra
Kyle) were blindsided by Wired, who cut the cable on which they
were climbing. An angry Catsai recovered from the fall and sent Wired
crashing through a metal door, impaling him on his own weapon and leaving
him for dead.
Comments: created by Dan Chichester, Scott McDaniel, and Derek Fisher
Marvel characters are listed in regular, or bold black type.
DC characters are listed in bold blue type.
Amalgam characters are listed in bold purple type.
In case you're confused, Amalgam Comics didn't really exist beyond those seen in the few DC/Marvel cross-over. The titles you don't recognize are amalgams of similar Marvel and DC comics--Snood.
MUTANT TITANS is
an amalgam of Marvel's NEW MUTANTS (Marvel's Cable debuted
in NEW MUTANTS#87) and DC's TEEN
Although Wired, Deadeye, and Lethal have had long histories separately, ASSASSINS#1 marked the first time that they teamed-up to give a little trouble back to the source.
Due to his cybernetic physiology, it is unlikely that
died when he was impaled by his own weapon in
Profile by Skullogeist
If you like the Amalgam stuff, Skullogeist recommends these two sites:
Also assume that the Amalgam characters have no other connection to any others than whom they are Amalgamated, unless specifically mentioned.
Wired is an amalgam of:
Cable of Earth-616, Nathan Christopher Charles Summers, @ New Mutants (vol. I)#87
Manhunter of the mainstream DC Universe,
Chase Lawler, @ Manhunter (vol. II)#0
No known connections to, and not to be confused with:
Niles Cable, founder of the X-Patrol, @ X-Patrol#1
Niles Dayspring, the younger alternate
future version of Niles Cable, @ The Exciting X-Patrol#1
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