Real Name: Unrevealed
Identity/Class: Extra-dimensional (Earth-New Universe) human mutate (paranormal)
Affiliations: Partnered with Captain
Manhattan, and presumably Captain Bronx, Captain Queens, and
Captain Staten Island;
Chauncy, Playback, Shudderbug, Angie Tensen
Enemies: Forsaken, Judge Mental, Seraph
Known Relatives: none
Base of Operations: Brooklyn, New York, Earth-New Universe
First Appearance: Justice#31 (New Universe) (May, 1989)
Powers/Abilities: Super-human strength (Class 10-25), steel hard skin, flight.
BTS - He was among a group of paranormals (who received power either from the White Event or the Pitt/Black Event) that decided to become costumed super-heroes. Each of them took a part of New York. There was at least Captain Manhattan and Captain Brooklyn.
(Justice#31) - Chauncy, Playback, Shudderbug, agents of the National Security Council, were captured by the Forsaken in the Terminus of Coney Island. Captain Brooklyn arrived to save them, flattening Horny Toad in the process.
(Justice#32) - Brooklyn confronted the
Forsaken, easily overpowering the lesser group, but Judge Mental
then ordered Seraph to get rid of him. Expecting a fair fight,
Brooklyn was unprepared when Seraph pulled his cape over his had
and skewered him with his scythe. Unable to believe his steel-hard
skin had been so easily penetrated, Brooklyn did not respond in
time to stop Seraph from sticking one of Dog O'War's grenades
down his throat. His steel hard skin withstood the explosion, but
his insides were pulped.
Angie Tensen later briefly communicated with Brooklyn's corpse, learning what she and Justice could expect within the Terminus.
Comments: Created by Peter David and Lee Weeks.
Captain Manhattan appeared mostly simultaneously with Captain Brooklyn, appearing in DP7#30 and 31. I think Manhattan mentioned working with other heroes in New York. I can't remember whether anything was specified, but I'm at most extrapolating on the fact that they used two of the boroughs, that there might have been ones in the other three boroughs of New York. I feel bad for the schlep that got stuck with Captain Queens, though.
My Zip disk crashed AND my hard drive wiped this in the process of trying to save a back-up, thus I had to retype it. Good thing it's not too long. I love technology!
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Last updated: 10/26/03
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