Alias








Darkhawk
Nick Name
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Civilian ID
Christopher "Chris" Powell
Occupation
Adventurer
Legal Status
Citizen of the United States with no criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
Queens, New York, New York
Group Affiliation

League of Losers

Loners

New Warriors

Secret Defenders

West Coast Avengers


Base of Operations
New York, New York
Height
6'
Weight
320 lbs.
Eye Color
Brown
Hair Color
Brown
Known Powers

Normal human merged with an extraterrestrial android; granting superhuman strength, speed, stamina, agility and durability possessing retractable glider wings capable of flight, claw-cable with a grappling hook and an amulet capable of generating force shields and concussive blast of dark energy.


Accessories

Darkhawk Amulet: Extraterrestrial amulet which is the source of the Darkhawk armor.


Common Enemies
Savage Steel
Regularly Appearing

Darkhawk Vol. 1

New Warriors Vol. 1


First Appearance
Darkhawk Vol. 1 #1 (March, 1991)
Creator
Tom DeFalco & Mike Manley
Origin

Chris Powell's father was a member of a group of police officers turned vigilantes who used bribes from major mafia bosses to finance their battle against crime. Following his father to an old amusement park, Powell was found by criminal henchmen and fled. While hiding in the park, Powell found and extraterrestrial amulet which transformed him into the Darkhawk.