We are the children of the atom. Radiation gave birth to us. What will kill the humans will only make us stronger.
~ Sebastian Shaw


"Sebastian Shaw, formerly called Klaus Schimdt and later known as Dr. Shaw, is the main antagonist of the 2011 critically acclaimed successful epic superhero movie X-Men: First Class. He is a merciless yet nefarious mutant German scientist, formerly worked for the Nazis in WWII, and he is the leader of the Hellfire Club. He wanted to provoke World War III between USA and Russia in order to conquer United States of America, and to kill the X-Men Team, but his plans were foiled" (

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least 9-A, possibly 7-B

Name: Sebastian Shaw, Dr. Klaus Schmidt

Origin: X-Men Movies

Gender: Male

Classification: Mutant

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics (with absorbed Energy), (Kinetic) Energy Absorption, Nigh-Invulnerability, Longevity (Metabolizes energy to rejuvenate his youth, thereby extending his youth, lifespan & vitality)

Attack Potency: Unknown. Varies, depends on absorbed energy, showed Room level and possibly City level (At the secret CIA facility he was shown powerful enough to take down an entire room in one strike and later absorbed the energy from the sub's nuclear reactor, becoming a human atom bomb).

Lifting Strength: Unknown, Likely Superhuman (Depends on absorbed energy)

Striking Strength: Unknown

Speed: Normal Human, with Athletic Human reactions (dodged Darwins attack)

Durability: Unknown (As long as people attack him using force, he is invulnerable to any form of damage. He does not even get injured or scratched from extreme ballistic & combat wounds)

Stamina: Very high (The accumulated energy also acts as a form of sustenance, keeping him rested, nourished, healthy & very youthful. He does not need to eat, sleep or maybe even breathe)

Standard Equipment: A helmet that protects him from psychic attacks

Range: Melee, Unknown with Kinetikinesis

Intelligence: Above Avarage to Gifted (fluent in several languages, was a scientist working for the Nazis)

Weaknesses: Psychic attacks, It seems that his power is not permanently active and he needs to be conscious while using it (If someone attacks him while mentally paralyze or unconscious, he can easily get injured or killed. This was proven when Magneto killed him with a coin while Professor X had paralyzed him).



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