|“||If I were you, I’d hunt her down... Find her and, well, she took your eye, didn’t she?||„|
|~ Tyrian to Cinder|
Tyrian is an antagonist in Volume 4 of RWBY and a member of Salem's inner circle. Most of his early life is unknown, but in the modern day he’s a deranged madman who takes glee in the suffering of others.
Powers and Stats
Tier: High 7-C
Name: Tyrian Callows
Classification: Scorpion Faunus, Member of Salem's Faction
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Weapon Mastery (Skilled swordsman and marksman), Skilled Hand-to-Hand Combatant, Aura (Able to use his Aura for numerous purposes), Forcefield Creation (Aura can be used as a full-body forcefield), Statistics Amplification (Can use Aura to enhance his striking power), Enhanced Senses (Can use his Aura to sharpen his senses), Regeneration (Mid-Low), Potential Realization (Can unlock the Aura of another person), Extrasensory Perception, Poison Manipulation (Can inject venom with his scorpion tail), Acid Manipulation (Said venom has some corrosive properties)
Attack Potency: Large Town level (Overwhelmed Ruby, Nora, Jaune and Ren while not taking the fight seriously in the slightest, capable of fighting Qrow Branwen toe-to-toe for several minutes, stated by Cinder that he could kill a professional Huntsman)
Lifting Strength: Class M (Superior to Ruby)
Striking Strength: Large Town Class (Nearly broke Crescent Rose in two, and disarmed Qrow)
Durability: Large Town level (Block an attack from a charged Nora with no damage whatsoever, took several blows from Qrow, and could block his attacks)
Range: Standard range, Extended melee range to several meters with his tail, Dozens of meters with wrist blade guns
Standard Equipment: Wrist Blades
Intelligence: High (While insane and sadistic, Tyrian is very skilled in combat. He is smart enough to know which targets to prioritize, and had the forethought to hide his Faunus trait in order to get an advantage against Team RNJR. His fighting style makes effective use of all five of his limbs, allowing him to engage multiple opponents with minimal difficulty.)
Weaknesses: Mentally unstable and incredibly sadistic, continual use of his Aura will cause it to decay to the point where he can be left weakened or even incapacitated.
- Wrist Blades: A pair of folding blades attached to his bracers, used by Tyrian for mostly slashing attacks. The wrist blades also possess a set of barrels underneath the plating which Tyrian can use to fire from a distance and at close range as a surprise attack.