A brilliant scientist and Korean War veteran transformed into a living anti-matter reactor in a lab accident, Adam Brashear became the Blue Marvel, one of Earth's greatest and most respected heroes. Fighting crime for years, his mask was torn off in a heated battle in 1962, revealing to the world that he was African-American; the President soon afterward awarded him the Medal of Freedom and asked him to retire, current racial tensions spurred to even greater heights by the knowledge of a black super-man. Grudgingly conceding, he continued on adventures to the four corners of the Earth in secret for decades, defending it against numerous super-scientific and mystical threats such as the Technocracy, the Deathwalkers, the Atomic Skeletons of Paris and Doctor Skorpion, before being drawn out of retirement to aid the Avengers against the return of his old friend-turned-enemy Anti-Man. Returned to regular duty, he continues to defend the Earth with distinction, both on his own and in teams such as Luke Cage's Mighty Avengers and the Ultimates.
Powers and Stats
Name: Adam Brashear/Blue Marvel/Doc Brashear
Origin: Marvel Comics
Age: 80s, physically in his late 40s-early 50s
Classification: Human anti-matter reactor
Powers and Abilities: Living Antimatter Reactor, Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Invulnerability, Flight, Anti-Matter Projection, Forcefield Generation, Photon Generation, Telescopic Vision, Microscopic Vision, Super Hearing
Lifting Strength: At least Class P (Said to have physically diverted a meteor the size of Arkansas)
Striking Strength: Solar System Class
Durability: Solar System level
Stamina: Unknown, but can survive without sleep or oxygen.
Standard Equipment: Access to portal technology based in his undersea fortress, as well as an armored "Exploration Suit" enabling him to briefly traverse the Neutral Zone (with a helmet capable of telepathically transcribing his thoughts during the experience).
Intelligence: Supergenius; possesses a PhD in Theoretical Physics from Cornell, taught physics at the University of Maryland; developed advanced portal technology and a gateway to the "Neutral Zone".
Weaknesses: The unstable matter/anti-matter element Neutronium is capable of harming him; vulnerable to magic.
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