Real name: Monica Rambeau Other known aliases: Captain Marvel II, Daystar. Occupation: Hero and adventurer, former harbor patrol officer and shipping company executive. Current group affiliation: Reserve member of the Avengers. Past group affiliations: Avengers, Secret Wars Heroes, Queen's Vengeance. Major enemies: Nebula, Dracula, Moonstone II, Wrecking Crew. First appearance: Amazing Spider-Man Annual #16 Origin: Amazing Spider-Man Annual #16 Description: Monica is an athletic black woman standing 5'10'' tall and weighing 130 lbs. She has brown eyes and black hair.
10 STR 0
14 DEX 12
13 CON 6
10 BODY 0
13 INT 3
10 EGO 0
13 PRE 3
16 COM 3
6 PD 4
5 ED 2
4 SPD 16
8 REC 6
26 END 0
22 STUN 0
Characteristics Cost: 55
Powers, Skills and Equipment
45 EC (45),"Electromagnetic spectrum control."
45a) Desolid,Vulnerability: Drains, Transfers and Transforms.,x1
Armor Piercing(+1/2),0 END(+1/2),Var FX(+1/4),SFX Group:
Electromagnetic spectrum. 0
118b) 11D6 EB,No Knockback(-1/4),Useabl while desol.(+2),1/2 END
(+1/4),Var FX(+1/4),SFX Group: Electromagnetic spectrum. 9
76c) 21" Flight,x4K Non-Combat,1/2 END(+1/4) 2
16 Life Support,doesn't breathe,doesn't eat/sleep/excrete,safe
in vacuum/pressure,safe in radiation,safe in heat/cold,
27 MP (40),Concentrate(-1/2),constant concentration
2u -0 Images (Light),Sight Group,Only to make duplicates of
herself.(-1/2),No Range(-1/2),Area Effect(+1),radius 4
1u x1 FTL
3 Bureaucratics 12-
3 Criminology 12-
3 Deduction 12-
3 Federal Police Powers
4 Martial Dodge
4 M Strike
3 Martial Throw
3 Navigation 11-
2 PS: Policeman 11-
3 Streetwise 12-
2 WF,Small Arms
3 TF,Boats,Air Vehicles
8 4/4 Armor,"UMF costume.",OIF(-1/2)
2 Radio XMIT/REC,"Avengers ID card.",OAF(-1)
Powers Cost: 376
Base Points: 100
10 DNPC,"Family",normal,appear 8-
5 Distinctive,"Wears a black and white costume.",easily
20 Hunted,"By various enemies of the Avengers.",as powerful,
non-combat influence,harsh,appear 11-
20 Normal Stats
15 Psych Lim,"Code vs. killing.",common,strong
10 Rep,"Powerful hero.",occur 11-
15 Secret ID,"Monica Rambeau"
20 Vuln,"to Drain, Surpress and Transfer.",common,x2 effect
Disadvantages Total: 125
Experience Spent: 206
Total Points: 431
Explanation of the conversion:
History: Monica Rambeau was born in New Orleans, Louisiana to Frank and Maria Rambeau. She was a harbor patrol officer who gained superhuman powers when exposed to extradimensional energies while battling Ernesto Ramirez (Amazing Spider-Man Annual #16).
She took the heroic name of Captain Marvel II and became an Avengers trainee (Avengers #227) and then was granted full Avengers status (Avengers #231).
Captain Marvel II was among the super heroes of earth who were transported to Battleworld by the Beyonder (Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars #1-12).
Captain Marvel II changed her name to Photon when Genis, the son of the first Captain Marvel, wanted use that identity.
Photon was among the members of the Avengers who were captured by Morgan LeFay and mind controlled into becoming her personal guard, the Queen's Vengeance. While under her control Monica went by the name Daystar (Avengers III #2-3).
Photon was among the reserve Avengers who responded to Quasar III's call for assistance in investigating the destruction of a Rigelian outpost world. She traveled with Thor and Moondragon to the outpost world and met up with Tigra and Starfox, where they found the only survivor to be the wounded Jack of Hearts. Together they fought a Servator of the Infinities (Avengers Infinity #1).
Powers: Monica has the ability to transform her body into a any type of electromagnetic energy she can imagine. In her energy form she can fly and is immaterial. She can fire bolts of energy of any type the she can turn into, in both human and energy form.
Links to other Photon pages:
Character created by Marvel Comics. Picture by Lori McDonald.
Page setup by Mathew R. Ignash - firstname.lastname@example.org.
Last Updated - April, 2003