VITAL STATS FOR "NIGHT THRASHER"
Real Name: Dwayne Michael Taylor
Occupation: Crimefighter, Owner of Taylor Foundation
Place of Birth: New York City, NY.
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: Daryl Taylor, Melody Ann Taylor (parents), Bandit (half-brother)
Base of Operations: Manhattan, New York
Group Affiliation: Former leader of the 'New Warriors', formerly 'Psionex', and the 'Folding Circle'
Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 220 lbs
Distinguishing Mark: Scar on right side of face inflicted by 'Midnight's Fire'
Strength Level: 'Night Thrasher' possesses the strength of a man his age, height, and build
Known Powers: Due to magical tampering on behalf of 'Tai', Night Thrasher has a resistance to mental probes.
Abilities: hand-to-hand combatant/acrobat, having trained/mastered various martial arts. He is also a designer of battlesuits/small armaments and possesses advanced CPU programming skills
Costume/Armor: battlesuit composed of kevlar/boro and silicate-oriented fiber in ceramic matrix, 2 layers, 8 mm/16 mm thick. The cloth is composed of micromail titanium nitride. The costume is fireproof and cannot be penetrated by bullets from conventional firearms/or knives. The costume is also composed of a water-thin L.E.D. casing that allows the suit to camouflage within its surroundings. His helmet contains goggles (integral) with infrared sighting, telescopic lens, magnetic resonance scanning/camera attachment, breathing apparatus, voice scrambler, two-way radio communications, parabolic sound enhancer and a cybernetic link to armor systems.
Weapons: Two truncheons, one mounted on each forearm, fired from projectors on forearms. Titanium spring-lock blade in right forearm. Garrote wire made of adamantium alloy, carried on left wrist, fired from forearm device. Micro surface-to-surface (STS) missiles mounted on forearms. Aerosol spray exhaust on right wrist. Uzi submachinegun in backpack. A pnuematically-fired "piton-line" is used for traversing rooftops. He also carries plastique, napalm gel, cordite packs, magnesium flares, smoke pellets, incendiary caps, ball bearings and spur jacks.