Karen Poff was created by Jeff Hoff.
He first appeared in H.A.V.O.C. #1.
Art by unknown
- Name: Karen Poff
Alter Ego: Karen Poff
Other Aliases: Knight #243
Occupation: Espionage agent
Marital Status: Presumed single
Known Relatives: Unrevealed
Group Affiliation: CHESS, NYPD
Base of Operations: New York City
Current Status: Active
Legal Status: Citizen of the United States with no legal record
Identity: Her identity as a CHESS operative is secret
Height: 5' 7"
Weight: 110 lbs.
First Appearance: H.A.V.O.C. #1
Little is known of the CHESS operative named Karen Poff, if that is even her real name
and not an alias used while on her current assignment. What is known is that she is CHESS
Knight #243, assigned to the New York Poliec Department. Her current assignment is to
watch for newly appearing super-powered beings and report back to CHESS headquarters with
as much information about these beings as possible.
It was within this capacity that she encountering the newly revived H.A.V.O.C.
Following an encounter with the super-villian trio calling themselves the Vulturions,
H.A.V.O.C. member Heli-Arc met with Karen Poff in her poloce officer identity. After a
brief conversation regarding the battle, she informed Heli-Arc she would be keeping an eye
on him and the hero group.
|Notes: IN Resources reflect resources available to her
A suit of two-layer protective stasis cloth covered by plexi-steel plates. The latest
version of the armor uses the plates over the head, and from the shoulders down to the
groin; providing GD (10) protection from physical attwcks and TY (6) protection from
In addition, the helmet is equipped with a filter system which makes the
agent resistant to normal gasses, and a scrambled one channel radio has been emplaced. By
sub-vocalizing, the radio can be kept inobvious.
Developed as a heavy close combat weapon for Knight's who need that extra punch.
The Battle Staff is derived from Lance technology, and is a slightly telescoping staff
which can collapse from six feet to three at the push of a button. In appearance, the
Battle Staff is a golden octagonal tube. The Battle Staff is made out of RM (30) strength
material and is capable of inflicting Strength +1 CS damage.
Police Issue Revolver
Karen typially carries her standard issue police revolver (TY range, TY damage, 6 shots)
Martial Arts A, E
Karen Poff has appeared in:
- H.A.V.O.C. #1 (as police officer)
- H.A.V.O.C. #2 (in shadows as CHESS knight)