Real Name: Unknown
Occupation: Gang leader
Affiliations: His gang
Enemies: Cletus McCoy, Sumbitch
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Western U.S.A.
First Appearance: American Wasteland: Blood and Diesel #1 (Arcana Studios, 2007)
Powers/Abilities: Superhuman strength and speed. Other abilities unknown. Unlike standard vampires is not affected by silver, etc, but is also not resistant to heavy calibre gunfire.
History: When America was overrun by a vampire virus which turned its victims into bloodthirsty monsters who gradually lost their faculties until they were little more than animals, Johnny Copperhead was one of those afflicted. Figuring out a way to slow the mental degradation, Johnny led a gang of fellow vamps terrorising the countryside, eventually running foul of trucker Cletus McCoy and his companion Sumbitch.
Comments: Created by R.D. Hall and Mark Kidwell.
Johnny Copperhead is one of the participants in War of the Independents.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
any other individuals called Johnny
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