Real Name: Billy Moon
Identity/Class: Normal human, armed with various gadgets and weapons
Occupation: Unemployed; (former) Soldier; then Roller Derby Skater
Affiliations: Paco (sidekick, kind of)
Enemies: Drug dealers
Known Relatives: None known
Aliases: The Kid
Base of Operations: California
First Appearance: Skateman #1 (Pacific Comics, 1983)
Powers/Abilities: As well as being an expert skater, Billy also knows some martial arts, and is a Vietnam veteran; this makes him a dangerous opponent in a fight. As well as being fond of kicking people in the face with his skates, Skateman also wears a utility belt containing a variety of weapons.
History: Billy "the Kid" was a star of the roller derby circuit, until he accidentally killed his best friend during a match. Grief stricken, he quits the game and moves with his girlfriend April to California. But when April, a reporter, is murdered by drug dealers while working on a story, Billy adopts the costumed identity of the vigilante Skateman, and sets out to deal harsh justice to the criminals he encounters.
Comments: Created by Neil Adams.
Billy is unemployed after he moves to the West Coast, leaving him plenty of time to fight crime. He has a sidekick, a street-kid called Paco, a champion skateboarder who rides a motorised skateboard Billy made for him.
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