• Cobalt City Guidebook

    Cobalt City

    by  • August 2, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    The Star of New England, Cobalt is a mid-sized city, close in scale to Boston.  Scene of some of the Revolutionary War’s stranger battles, Cobalt City has a long Cape and Cowl tradition, with some heroic identities, such as the Huntsman, stretching back hundreds of years.  Comprised of several distinct neighborhoods, it holds on to [...]

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    by  • July 24, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    Acknowledged expert in just about everything, Archon is a peak physical and mental specimen in just about every measurable way. His blue eyes blaze with confidence, and his selfless courage and quickness of action make him the poster boy for human potential. He is usually dressed for action in a white jacket that seems to [...]

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    by  • July 16, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    The panda driving that armored towncar isn’t an illusion – it’s Snowflake, the hyper-evolved mechanic, pilot, and driver for The Protectorate. Having long worked around the fringes of the superhero community, he is not an uncommon sight around town. He is partial to cargo shorts and vintage band shirts–and is not known for his cheerful [...]

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    Gato Loco

    by  • June 15, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    The cycle-riding vigilante known as Gato Loco is considered an urban legend by much of Cobalt City, but the crime syndicates know to fear him. Racing through the streets clad in black leather with yowling cat symbol on the back, and a helmet shaped like a cat’s head, it is said that bullets cannot touch [...]

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    Mister Grey

    by  • May 16, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    That mysterious gray figure in hat and long coat, perpetually cloaked in smoke isn’t a ghost–not exactly. The hero known as Mister Grey is a protector of the city, typically found in Karlsburg where he does everything in his power to crush the drug trade. Quick to vanish in a cloud of ash and then [...]

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    Louis Malenfant

    by  • April 24, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    Madman to many and occult researcher to others, the man known as Louis Malenfant is no one’s hero. Marked at birth as a whipping boy of the fates, his lengthy study of the dark arts has left him no longer firmly tethered to our world. Of average height with thinning brown hair, weak chin, dishwater [...]

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    by  • March 20, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    There have been three Libertines in Cobalt City’s history, the first in the late 1800′s, the second in the years between World Wars, and the third emerging at the dawn of the 21st century. While the first two incarnations were male, the new Libertine is decidedly female, though the costume has not changed. Wearing an [...]

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    Doctor Shadow

    by  • February 29, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    The sorcerer known as Doctor Shadow is rumored to have existed for several thousand years under a variety of different guises and names. Dark and mysterious, he is currently considered Cobalt City’s creepiest mystery man. Silent and brooding in public, he is a master of dark magics with an aversion to sunlight. He is never [...]

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    by  • February 3, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    Rarely seen without an expensive, black 3-piece suit, Knockabout is the soft-spoken master of gravity, sound, and kinetic force. This transplant from the technologically superior African kingdom of D’habu is considered one of the most powerful heroes in Cobalt City. INSIDER INFO: Once part of the king’s honor guard, the Ku’whinde, in D’habu, Knockabout is a [...]

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    Kara Sparx & Lumien

    by  • January 18, 2012 • Cobalt City Guidebook

    She may look like a pulp-era hero with her rocket pack, goggles, and zap guns, but Kara Sparx is a bit more pragmatic. After some shady associations with the Society of Evil Geniuses, she and her robot companion, Lumien, stick to the fringes, working as support staff for a variety of heroes and last-chance saviors [...]

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