Real Name: Buddy Hawkes

Identity/Class: Human technology user

Occupation: Mechanic

Affiliations: M.A.S.K.

Enemies: V.E.N.O.M.

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: Buddie

Base of Operations: M.A.S.K. Headquarters at Boulder Hill, but active around the world

First Appearance: M.A.S.K. Episode #1 "The Deathstone" (DIC Enterprises for syndication, 30th September 1985)

Powers/Abilities: Buddy drove the Firecracker pick-up truck and wore the Penetrator Mask which could turn him insubstantial, able to walk through walls. Occasionally he wore the Wildcat. He was a skilled mechanic.

History: Buddy was secretly a member of the M.A.S.K. crimefighting team.

Comments: Cartoon voice provided by Mark Halloran.

Thanks to Peter Eldner for information.


Any Additions/Corrections? Please let me know.

Back to US Independents Page


All images and characters depicted on this site are copyright their respective holders, and are used for informational purposes only. No infringement is intended and copyrights remain at source.