Sunday, December 1, 2013

Super Powers Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman: The Amazing Amazon

Powers: Glides on air currents,  superhuman strength, extraordinarily acute senses, uses her tiara as a weapon or boomerang, has magic lasso that forces those bound with it to obey her commands.  Can bounce bullets off her bracelets.

Weaknesses: Mortal. Can be bound by her own lasso. If her bracelets are bound by a man, she loses her powers.

Enemies: The Duke of Deception, The Angle Man, The Cheetah, Dr Psycho, Mars.

Secret Identity:  Princess Diana, Diana Prince

Brand:  Kenner Super Powers Collection

Series: 1

Year Issued: 1984

Friday, November 1, 2013

Super Powers Superman

Superman: The Man of Steel

Powers: Super strength, super vision (x-ray vision, telescopic vision, heat vision, microscopic vision), invulnerability, flight, super speed, super breath, super senses, super voice, super intellect.

Weaknesses:  Green Kryptonite can kill Superman, Red K affects him in bizarre ways, Gold K takes away his powers.  Superman's invulnerabilities do not protect him against magic. Superman loses his powers in a solar system with a red sun.

Enemies: Lex Luthor, Braniac, Mr. Mxyzptilk, Metallo, Bizzaro, Terra-Man, The Parasite, Toyman, The Prankster.

Secret Identity: Clark Kent

Brand: Kenner Super Powers Collection

Series: 1

Year Issued: 1984

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Super Powers Green Lantern

Green Lantern: The Emerald Gladiator

Powers:  Power ring that can create, temporarily, any object he desires with his willpower.  The ring also is used as an offensive weapon.  The ring protects him from mortal harm as well: he cannot be killed.  The ring enables him to fly and survive in space or even at the bottom of the ocean.

Weaknesses:  The ring is powerless against the color yellow.  The ring must be recharged every 24 hours at his power battery.

Enemies: Sinestro, Black Hand, Sonar, Hector Hammond, Dr. Polaris, Myrwhydden, Evil Star, Star Sapphire, the Weaponers of Qward, Goldface

Secret Identity:  Hal Jordan

Brand:  Kenner Super Powers Collection

Series: 1

Date Issued: 1984

Sunday, September 1, 2013

Super Powers Firestorm

Firestorm: The Nuclear Man

Powers: Firestorm has the ability to alter the atomic structure of all things. He uses his power to fly, cause nuclear blasts, and transform objects into other things.

Weaknesses: Firestorm is not invulnerable.  He loses all his powers when he switches to is civilian identities.

Enemies: Killer Hyena, Killer Frost, Multiplex

Secret Identity:  Firestorm is actually two people - teenager Robbie Raymond, and Professor Martin Stein. Firestorm was created when their two bodies were atomically fused during an explosion in a nuclear power plant.

Brand:  Kenner Super Powers Collection

Series: 2

Year Issued: 1985