Carl Johnson


Carl Johnson is the protagonist of the 2004 video game Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas. He is easily one of the most notable (and beloved) characters in the series.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 9-C normally, up to 9-B or higher depending on the weaponry

Name: Carl Johnson, CJ

Origin: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

Gender: Male

Age: 24 in San Andreas, 49 in the present day (Carl Johnson was born July 4th, 1968, and San Andreas takes place in a 1992 setting)

Classification: Adult Male/Street Gangster

Powers and Abilities: Peak Human, Mastery of Boxing, Muay Thai, Taekwondo, and many types of weapons, Automatic resurrection upon death

Attack Potency: Street level (Can easily kill an adult male in 2-4 hits after learning Muay Thai, and send them flying back a few feet), higher with Most Firearms and some Melee Weapons (Like the Katana or the Chainsaw). Wall level with Rifles, Explosives and Heavy Weapons (Like the Minigun or the Flamethrower can blow up cars and trucks with ease), much higher with weapons like Satchel Charges and Rocket Launchers (Capable of destroying aircraft like the Hydra VTOL and Hunter Attack Helicopter which are based on the British Aerospace Harrier II and Boeing AH-64 Apache, respectively)

Speed: Athletic Human. Superhuman (Likely 74 km/h) with his jetpack

Lifting Strength: Athletic Human (Can deadlift 320 pounds, and he can bench press 320 pounds for many reps)

Striking Strength: Street Class

Durability: At least Wall level+ (Can tank about 3 point blank rocket launcher shots)

Stamina: Fairly high (CJ can go for hours in a fight if need be, although he does tire after excessive sprinting, swimming, or cycling) even higher after completing the 10k needed for the burglary missions (Doing so nets CJ infinite sprinting)

Range: Standard melee range normally. About hundreds of meters with a rocket launcher.

Standard Equipment: Body Armor, An arsenal of weaponry, though he is limited to one of each type, Jetpack (Obtained after missions performed for Mike Toreno)

Intelligence: Moderately high (While initially a bit of a bonehead, by game's end he was capable of outwitting his rival gangs, the LSPD, and the Mafia, and has started up & expanded a few businesses)

Weaknesses: Lacks the pure ruthlessness of his fellow GTA protagonists, often finds himself in bad situations.

Notable Attacks/Techniques: None Notable (CJ uses mostly standard melee attacks and weaponry)

Note: This details Carl Johnson assuming his physical stats and health are maxed out via normal means (within the game, without any mods or cheats or hacks), while he is wearing body armor.



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