Alias














Blade
Nick Name
Day Walker
Civilian ID

Unknown


Alias

Eric Brook


Occupation

Private Investigator

Vampire Hunter


Legal Status
Unknown citizen of the United States with no criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
United States
Group Affiliation
None
Base of Operations
Mobile
Height
6' 2"
Weight
180 lbs.
Eye Color
Brown
Hair Color
Black
Known Powers

Vampire induced mutation resulting in superhuman strength, speed, agility, stamina and durability with an accelerated healing factor and immunity to the weaknesses of vampires and the supernatural effects of vampire bites.


Excellent hand-to-hand combatant with skills using bladed weapons, throwing knives and firearms


Note: Although subject to the craving for blood, which is substituted by a synthetic serum, Blade is not immortal and ages like a normal human being.


Accessories
Military, civilian and custom knives and ballistic weapons.
Common Enemies

Deacon Frost

Dracula


Regularly Appearing

Blade Vol. 1, 2 & 3

Dr. Strange Vol. 2

Tomb of Dracula Vol. 1


First Appearance
Tomb of Dracula Vol. 1 #10 (July, 1973)
Creator
Marv Wolfman & Gene Colan
Origin

Experiencing painfully labor and about to give birth a poor woman's friends called for a doctor. Instead, the vampire Deacon Frost arrived, posing as a doctor. Frost bit the expecting mother, whose screams alerted her friends. Frost fled when they rushed into the room.


The young mother died after giving birth, and the boy was raised by her friends. Determined at an early age to avenge his mother's death, he resolved to eradicate the menace of vampirism becoming the vampire hunter known only as Blade.


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