Character Profile - Hercules (DC Comics)


Name: Hercules, Heracles, Herakles

Origin: DC Comics

Classification: Olympian Demigod

Gender: Male

Age: Thousands of years old

Powers and Abilities: Super strength, super leaping, super durability, invulnerability, super dense skin, muscle, and bone tissue, super resistance to injury, super endurance, super speed, super reflexes, super agility, super dexterity, immortality, regenerative healing factor, super immune system, can survive in space and other harsh environments, master of armed and unarmed combat including the effective martial art Pankration and the Minoan skill of Bull Leaping

Attack Potency: Planet level+

Range: At least 1 kilometer with thunderclaps

Weaknesses: Overconfident and boastful, distracted by beautiful women, cannot fly

Lifting Strength: Unknown

Striking Strength: At least 1 yottatonne (1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 tons of force)

Durability: Planet level+

Stamina: Largely superhuman

Speed: Significantly above peak human, but reflexes are at least FTL

Intelligence: Incredibly skilled in combat, both unarmed and with melee weapons, invented his own wrestling style, millenia of battle experience, great knowledge of human anatomy, otherwise more of a brawn - over - brains kind of guy

Standard Equipment: Shield of Perseus (effective for defense but also has the face of Medusa magically imprinted on it which can turn enemies to stone and reflect energy attacks, the stone transformation lasts for several days before wearing off), the Arrows of Heracles (magic arrows coated with deadly hydra venom, very fast, powerful and accurate, for example they sliced bullets and guns in half), the Helm of Hades (when worn, makes the user invisible to the senses)

Notable Attacks/TechniquesEdit

  • Thunderclap: Hercules is capable of creating tremendous concussive force by simply clapping his hands together.