Anton Hellgate
Anton Hellgate
Personal Info:
Real Name: Anton Hellgate
Also Known As: No known Alias
Place Of Birth: Unknown
First Appearance: Ghost Rider Vol.3 #48 (1994) Modern Age Villain
Known Associates: Andre, Charles, Choam, Dread, Mr. Khali, Red Macklin, Mrs. Mirada, Pulaski, Rak, Ripper, Snowblind
Group Affiliation: His own criminal organization
Base Of Operations: Long Island, New York
Grudges: Ghost Rider
Creators: Howard Mackie and Ron Garney
Enhanced Abilities: Anton Hellgate has super human strength, endurance, speed and durability.
Genius Level Intellect: Anton Hellgate has a genius level intellect, he is one of the most brilliant scientific minds ever to walk the Earth. He has created numerous genetically enhanced henchmen.
Energy Projection: Anton Hellgate can project multiple types of energy from his body at varying intensities, ranging from destroying a gun in an opponent's hand to killing an opponent outright.
Flight: On occasion, Anton Hellgate wears artificial wings capable of flight.
A ruthless businessman and crimelord, Anton Hellgate was obsessed with thanatology, the study of death. Hellgate carved out a large criminal empire, thanks in part to his process of creating genetically altered henchmen for sale to the highest bidder. These henchmen were actual resurrected beings, whose bodies had been altered to grant them superhuman abilities. Programmed for absolute loyalty, Snowblind, Dread, Rak and Ripper (Hellgate's servants) were all product of his experiments.
Hellgate first came to notoriety when he sent Dread to assassinate several members of the New York City police force.
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