Real Name: Peter Van Den Hook
Identity/Class: Human technology user
Aliases: Atom Smasher
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First Appearance: Hero Alliance: End of the Golden Age (Pied Piper)
Powers/Abilities: Argent wears a malleable suit of powered armour.
History: As Atom Smasher, Peter Van Den Hook was once a young supervillain who worked as part of Dr. Satan's gang. He accidentally crippled the hero Hover during a battle, shattering the man' spine, before being captured. When unmasked he proved to be a minor, and so was given a relatively light sentence. But his guilt gnawed at him in jail, and when he was released, he created a new costumed identity, Argent, a hero, hoping to redeem his crimes. Fuller profile to follow.
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