|“||They laugh at the law. The rich ones who buy it and twist it to their whims. The other ones, who have nothing to lose, who don't care about themselves, or other people. All the ones who think they're above the law, or outside it, or beyond it. They know all the law is good for is to keep good people in line. And they all laugh. They laugh at the law. But they don't laugh at me.||„|
The Punisher is a violent vigilante from Marvel Comics. Driven by the death of his family, he hunts down criminals and kills them in brutal ways, and is also known to use intimidation or torture.
Powers and Stats
Tier: 9-A, higher with Heavy Weaponry
Name: Frank Castle (born Frank Castiglione), Punisher
Origin: Marvel Comics
Classification: Human, Vigilante, (formerly) United States Marine
Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Trained in various forms of camouflage and stealth, Martial Arts, Weapon Mastery, Explosion Manipulation, Enhanced Senses (Smelt a thin stench of cyanide in the air), Minor Analytical Prediction (Can predict the movements of Spider-Man) and Resistance to Mind Manipulation (Resisted Puppet Master's control). His body armor grants him Resistance to Electricity Manipulation (Survives shocks of 11,000 Watts), Fire Manipulation (It is constructed from Flame-Resistant Kevlar) and Limited Poison Manipulation (Using a Gas Filter). Optional Equipment grants him Fire Manipulation (Using Wrist-Mounted Flamethrowers), Smoke Manipulation (Using pellets), Energy Projection (Using Various Weapons), Ice Manipulation (Using a freeze ray), Heat Manipulation (Using Heat Ray Gun) and Electricity Manipulation (Using Shock Gauntlets)
Attack Potency: Small Building level (Can significantly harm the likes of Daredevil with all standard human weaponry up to rocket launchers. Can fight people who can harm him), higher with Heavy Weaponry
Lifting Strength: At least Class 1 (Can easily snap necks. Regularly wrestles with Daredevil)
Striking Strength: Small Building Class
Range: Several hundred meters with guns
Standard Equipment: Commonly uses M16 .223 caliber automatic rifles, Sterling Mark 6 9mm, semi-automatic rifles, 9mm Browning Llama automatic pistols, .45 caliber automatic frame rechambered for 9mm. ammunition, .223 caliber Derringers, and Gerber Mark II combat knives. Kevlar uniform.
- Optional Equipment: Wrist-mounted flamethrowers, smoke pellets, various energy weapons, freeze rays, heat ray gun and shock gauntlet.
Intelligence: Above Average. Multi-disciplinary military training from the U.S. Marine Corps, the U.S. Army and Navy. Proficient in basic infantry skills, special operations, including the use and maintenance of specialized firearms and explosive ordnance. Highly trained in infiltration into heavily-guarded enemy territories and structures for the purpose of assassination, captures, and military intelligence, in addition to an intimate knowledge of criminal movements and behavior, as well as keen tactical and strategic abilities, he is also thoroughly trained and experienced in unconventional ("guerilla") warfare. He is an armorer, a gunsmith, and an expert in field medicine.
Weaknesses: None in particular
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