This comic is rated PG-13, it may include violence, adult themes, and cheesecake.

Cast

Annie "Pulse" Chang

  • Full Name: Annabel Virginia Chang
  • Age: 20
  • Height: 5' 3"
  • Traits: Idealistic, Curious, Optimistic
  • Clothing Style:
    Casual, modest, often in red, not afraid to get dirty, often wearing clothes with a "Jungle Girl" logo.

Born with the ability to hold an electrical charge in her body, Annie has always dreamt of having the life of a superhero. Naturally, her powers are limited to lighting light bulbs. But she tricked her way into a program run by her Father that would attempt to increase the charge in "batteries" like her.

Annie is an accomplished engineer, having spent years designing artificial limbs, and superhero training equipment. She has a habit of almost compulsively taking things apart to find out how they work.

Since childhood, Annie has idolized fictional comic hero "Jungle Girl". The 1930s British crash survivor who became the tiger-skin bikini-clad guardian of a magical valley in Africa.

Powers (without armored suit):
  • Electrical Charge: Annie's body builds up an electrical charge. If completely drained, it may take up to 24 hours to regain that charge.
  • Immunity to Electricity: Annie's body cannot be injured by electricity, or many kinds of energy. She is also possibly at least resistant to injury by heat. She can also absorb electricity to regain her charge.
  • Super-Healing: Using a portion of their natural charge, Annie and Tabitha can heal each other with a touch. While touching, they continuously drain each other's charge.

Powers (with armored suit):
  • Duration: While each suit is designed to switch to a low-power mode, Annie and Tabitha can power their suit for a full hour under a maximum load.
  • Super-Strength: Each suit can lift 1-2 tons.
  • Flight: Each suit can flight a sub-sonic speeds. Each suit can carry up to 250 pounds in flight.
  • Repulsive Shields: Each suit has repulsive shields that can bounce back fast-moving physical objects. These shields can be turned off if needed.

Tabitha "Bolt" Greene

  • Full Name: Tabitha Sparrow Greene
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Traits: Eccentric, Dominant, Confident, Chaotic, Unpredictable

Annie's superhero partner, superior in her hand-to-hand fighting, but lacking in problem solving abilities. Impulsive and reckless, often acting on instinct.

She teases and taunts Annie, but also tries to protect and praise her, like an older sister. Tabitha was the only female in her family, while having many brothers. It isn't easy for her to get along with female friends.

A "battery" like Annie, Tabitha has spent many years as a test pilot for experimental planes.

Powers (without armored suit):
  • Electrical Charge: Tabitha's body builds up an electrical charge. If completely drained, it may take up to 24 hours to regain that charge.
  • Immunity to Electricity: Tabitha's body cannot be injured by electricity, or many kinds of energy. She is also possibly at least resistant to injury by heat. She can also absorb electricity to regain her charge.
  • Super-Healing: Using a portion of their natural charge, Annie and Tabitha can heal each other with a touch. While touching, they continuously drain each other's charge.

Powers (with armored suit):
  • Duration: While each suit is designed to switch to a low-power mode, Annie and Tabitha can power their suit for a full hour under a maximum load.
  • Super-Strength: Each suit can lift 1-2 tons.
  • Flight: Each suit can flight a sub-sonic speeds. Each suit can carry up to 250 pounds in flight.
  • Repulsive Shields: Each suit has repulsive shields that can bounce back fast-moving physical objects. These shields can be turned off if needed.

Lucy Thompson

  • Full Name: Lucille Jean Thompson
  • Age: 20
  • Height: 5' 4"
  • Traits: Blunt, Skeptical, Ruthless, Loyal

Lucy is the only human assistant to Nigel Robbins, a famous scientist who turned his twin blonde daughters into cyborg super-heroines.

Annie's childhood friend. They have no secrets from each-other. Lucy can sometimes be very direct, often unable to hold in her opinions.

Lucy was born with a power of her own, but she is unwilling to use it, and attempts to keep that power a secret.

Powers:
  • Unknown

Thomas Kensington

  • Full Name: Thomas Jacob Kensington
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 6'

Annie's love interest, Thomas is employed as a metal-worker by her Father.

Thomas is very kind and easy to get along with. The oldest of many children, he's used to sudden complications, and solving problems instead of reacting emotionally to something negative.

Annie has noticed that it's hard to get a surprised reaction out of him, and occasionally tries to shock him. She almost wonders if it's some kind of precognition that he keeps secret.

Dr. Lynn Mae

  • Full Name: Lynn Angela Mae
  • Maiden Name: Lynn Porter
  • Age: 45
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Clothing Style: Often wears dark sleek dresses.

Annie and Tabitha's primary doctor. Also a part-time doctor at a clinic in their complex which also treats super-powered people who aren't powerful enough to have their own personal doctor.

Dr. Mae is the widow of Roger Mae, and has one adult child, Charlotte.

Lynn is one of a younger generation to work in the complex, bridging the old unethical ways and the new risk-adverse policies. She began as a young medical student, and has seen amazing things in her time.

She treats all of her patients as her children, and some tease her by calling her "Mom".

Richard Chang

  • Full Name:
  • Age: 42
  • Height: 6'

Annie's Father, one of many scientists instructed to increase the strength of those who have powers, instead of attempting to give powers to the powerless.

He and Annie often have trouble getting along. Sometimes because they are too much alike. At least professionally, both are driven, take risks, and expect to make mistakes.

Richard attempted to prevent Annie from becoming a superhero, knowing the danger involved. She tricked him, entering with false information. He is still bitter about it.

Connor Silverstone

  • Full Name: Connor David Silverstone
  • Age: 64
  • Height: 6' 4"

Connor is one of the previous generation of scientists in the complex. He has been involved in the process creating superhuman powers since it was a dark, unethical process that often produced monsters. When he talks of the past, the stories are sometimes so strange that it's assumed he is joking.

Considered outdated as a scientist, his current role is as a trainer. He focuses on the early stages, helping to guide young superheroes in how to use their powers. How to avoid mistakes made by many others.

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