A homicidal maniac has escaped a mental institution. On Halloween night, the killer returns to his home town to wreak havoc! You are babysitting for a family in a large, two story house. Somehow the vengeful murderer has gotten inside! Can you protect the children and yourself from the fury of his knife?
~ Instruction booklet


The Homicidal Maniac is the main antagonist of the Atari 2600 game, Halloween based on the film of the same name.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 9-C

Name: Homicidal Maniac, The Killer, Michael Myers (Though it is never outright stated)

Origin: Halloween (Atari 2600)

Gender: Male

Age: Unknown, presumably adult

Classification: Killer, murderer

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Strength and Durability, Knife Mastery, Stealth Mastery, possibly Enhanced Senses (Functions unabated during blackouts), Teleportation (Can seemingly appear and disappear to different locations around the house. This, however, could be a form of game mechanics), and Regeneration (Mid-Low; Seems to show no lasting effects from stab wounds)

Attack Potency: Street level (Easily murders kids and beheads the Baby Sitter in a single strike)

Speed: Below Average Human normally (Usually is walking so incredibly slow that he can't catch the Baby Sitter unless she directly attacks him. Is outrun by children, although this is when they are being helped by the Babysitter), Athletic Human when running (Is somewhat faster than the Baby Sitter; Only runs when retreating)

Lifting Strength: Unknown

Striking Strength: Street Class

Durability: Street level (Can survive multiple knife wounds, though he does run away)

Stamina: High

Range: Standard melee range

Standard Equipment: Knife

Intelligence: Unknown

Weaknesses: Besides being slow, he only chooses to run when retreating.

Feats: Atari 2600 Halloween Feats


Notable Victories:

Leatherface (Texas Chainsaw Massacre Atari) Leatherface's profile (Both had their weapons)

Notable Losses:

Jason Voorhees (Friday the 13th NES) Jason's profile (Jason was unarmed and speed was equalized)

Inconclusive Matches:

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