Vulcan, Son of Fire
Vulcan, Son of Fire
Personal Info:
Real Name: Christopher Pike
Also Known As: No known Alias
Place Of Birth: USA
First Appearance: All-Star Comics Vol.1 #60 (1976) Bronze Age Villain
Known Associates: Ultra-Humanite
Group Affiliation: Formerly Secret Society of Super-Villains II
Base Of Operations: Mobile
Grudges: Justice Society
Creators: Gerry Conway and Keith Giffen
Gallery: Click
Enhanced Abilities: Vulcan has super human strength and endurance.
Body Armour: Vulcan is able to transform his body into metal, giving him some protection from physical and energy attacks.
Transmutation (Self): Vulcan is able to transform his body into a metallic substance.
Fire Generation and Control: Vulcan’s body is covered in flames, he is able to produce blinding flashes of light and fire blasts of flame.
Energy Absorption: Vulcan is able to drain electrical energy and use it to power his own abilities
Flight: Vulcan is able to fly.
Axe: Vulcan carries a flaming axe.
Commander Christopher Pike was selected for a space mission aboard the Vulcan Probe One, a to hundred day orbit of the Sun. For unknown reasons however, he went berserk on board the spacecraft, killing his two colleagues Raoul Jerome and Dr Edward Solomon and sending the Vulcan Probe plunging toward the Sun. The ship's command module ignited, forming a molten shell around Pike's body which somehow protected him from the heat but caused him to become irradiated. Three months later, Pike crashed to Earth (right on schedule), mutated, radiating heat and calling himself Vulcan, Son of Fire, and went on a rampage in Gotham city, absorbing huge amounts of electrical energy from the city.
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