Thomas "Tom" Cat is a fictional character and one of the title characters (the other being Jerry Mouse) in Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer's series of Tom and Jerry theatrical cartoon short films. Created by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera, Tom is a blue/grey anthropomorphic domestic short-haired cat who first appeared in the 1940 MGM animated short Puss Gets the Boot. Tom was originally known as "Jasper" during his debut in that short; however, beginning with his next appearance in The Midnight Snack he is known as "Tom" or "Thomas.
Powers and Stats
Tier: Varies. 9-B to High 7-C. 7-B when amped by lightning.
Name: Tom Cat, Thomas, "Jasper"
Origin: Tom and Jerry
Attack Potency: Varies. Wall level to Large Town level (Can harm Jerry, who survived a supposedly city-threatening explosion from a white mouse). City level+ when amped by lightning (Produced this much energy when destroying an asteroid)
Speed: Superhuman travel speed. Massively Hypersonic attack speed (Threw lightning at Jerry)
Lifting Strength: Class 5 (Superior to Jerry, who lifted a 2,000 lb weight)
Striking Strength: Varies. Wall Class to Large Town Class
Durability: Varies. Wall level to Large Town level (Survived a supposedly city-threatening explosion from a white mouse)
Stamina: High (Can chase and find Jerry with no problems)
Range: Standard melee range, higher with weapons.
Standard Equipment: Axes, hammers, firearms, firecrackers, explosives, traps and etc.
Intelligence: Above Average (Able to craft plans and traps in order to catch Jerry, showed that he is able to speak, and has been able to pilot vehicles and robots)
Weaknesses: His plans usually backfire and he can be easily distracted by female cats.