Real Name: Ramona Fradon
Identity/Class: Normal human
Occupation: Leader (?) of the all-girl street gang the West Coast Harpies
Affiliations: the Unholy Avengers, the West Coast Harpies
Enemies: Captain Canuck, Bluefox
Known Relatives: none
Base of Operations: Vancouver, Canada
First Appearance: Captain Canuck: Unholy War #1 (Comely Comics, October 2004)
Powers/Abilities: Torchie is an expert arsonist and is skilled in small arms and street fighting.
History: Ramona grew up on the east coast of Canada and was labeled a "troubled child" at an early age. She wound up in a juvenile detention center where she claims to have experienced a visitation by a supernatural presence that told her to start fires; psychiatrists viewed her story as a symptom of schizophrenia. Her pyromaniac knack led to a lucrative criminal career as a firebug-for-hire. Ramona has burn scars on the left-hand side of her face from an early pyrotechnic experiment gone awry.
Comments: Created by Riel Langlois.
Profile provided by Kyle Ogrodnik.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
Torch of Liberty, patriotic hero from the Legends Universe
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