Real Name: Steven
Identity/Class: Human mutate
Affiliations: Leader of the Potentate; boyfriend to Raptor
Enemies: Lucifer, Black Day, The Damned
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Active worldwide, but lives in Peru.
First Appearance: The Watch Volume 1, #1 (Phosphorescent Comics, March 2000)
Powers/Abilities: Paladin is the most powerful single superhuman on Earth. He can fly at supersonic speeds. He is bulletproof. He can also fire energy beams from his eyes capable of melting human flesh from the bone.
History: "People of Earth, in the old days a Paladin was a defender, a man who fought for others and what he believed in. I will be the same."
"If you have need of me, for whatever reason, simply call my name, and I will come"
Paladin is a hero who announced his new career as protector of humanity by appearing in front of a United Nations delegation. Since then he has established himself as one of Earth's greatest defenders, leading the Potentate, the world's premiere superhero team. The criminal community has swiftly learned that if they surrender when Paladin confronts them, they will be left unharmed and brought to face justice under the law; if they resist and refuse to lay down their arms, he will kill them without hesitation.
Comments: Created by Christian Read and Andrew Phillips
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
Paladin, a mercenary hero from Marvel Comics
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