Active members of the Guardians of the Dawn
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Libertarian Avenger: A former “trust fund baby” who was framed by a corrupt prosecutor for a crime he didn’t commit. He has since cleared his name and now serves as the District Attorney for Paragon City. He was badly wounded from an assassination attempt in 2011, but on occasion still puts on the outfit. He serves as the behind-the-scenes leader of the Guardians.
Ryder Lightning: Super-speed runner. One of the three “Guardian Exiles” who came to this universe in 2007 following the destruction of his homeworld and the loss of his wife. He is the new Operations Manager for the Guardians.
Furia Powers: Born in the Praetorian Universe, she was the last surviving member of that world’s Powers Family. She served Emperor Cole while also working with the resistance to save the people of First Ward. She has since come to the City of Heroes to start a new life.
Galatea Powers: She came from a destroyed universe in 2007 and has since struggled to adapt to life here. She is one of the three “Guardian Exiles”.
MidKnight X: Street vigilante who has made Kings Row his home. One of the three “Guardian Exiles” who came to this universe in 2007 following the destruction of his home universe.
Coeur Du Feu: A woman who was once scorned who now uses her pyrokinetic abilities for justice.
TashaTiger: Small but scrappy hellcat.
Daybright: The mysterious merging of the late Guardian member Ghostlynk and the Kheldian Talmyia created a being that was more than just the sum of the two.
John Cole : Raised in the Rogue Isles along with Midnight Arachnia, John Cole became the first male Arachnos Widow. Then, when it was discovered that he was the son of Statesman, he left Arachnos to forge his own destiny. He now lives in Paragon City.
Elite Ice Queen: A young woman with incredible potential… and an arrogance to match.
Pharon: The descendant of Ancient Egypt’s greatest champion who now inherits the power of Raman-Set.
KDave: Growing up “normal”, Phil Ski lived a mediocre life as a city employee until he volunteered for a special study that would transform him into a hulking “meat mountain”.
Cardinal Syn: A street fighter following the path blazed by MidKnight X.
Koldfront: A mystical aeromancer.
Street Justice: A new hero following in the footsteps of Captain Paragonna.
Pyrogurl: A young hero who was recently given an intern position with the Guardians.
Whyspera: A would-be singer who discovered her mutant ability gave her a very powerful voice.
Icon Powers: Older “cousin” of Galatea Powers. Although not considered one of the “Guardian Exiles” he is from the same destroyed universe as they are. He is considered retired due to his age and weakened ability. It has been revealed that he is more of a “father” than a “cousin” to Galatea. Currently living in Cardiff with this world’s Powers family.
Lyon Powers: third-generation Welsh superhero, personally trained by Hero 1, and a member of the Dawn Patrol. She is NOT biologically related to Galatea Powers and had originally considered her to be a fraud, but she has since spent more time learning from her and from the other Guardians and now considers her to be a sister. Currently studying in Cardiff.
Omega Shift: An genetically-created mutant with the ability to control both fire and ice, as well as to shape-shift to any number of genetic “templates”. Traumatized from the neo-Shivan attack on Galaxy City, she has retreated into one of her guises.
Midnight Arachnia: Founding member of the Guardians and one-time co-leader. Her parents were members of Arachnos who used her as the means to create a new breed of Widow agents. Previously seen with Ex-Gemini in the Praetorian Universe trying to overthrow Emperor Cole.
ExGemini (honorary member): A formerly-ascended being rediscovered his passion for humanity, with a little encouragement from his friend Midnight Arachnia. Previously seen with Midnight Arachnia in the Praetorian Universe working to overthrow Emperor Cole.
Captain Paragonna: Founding member and former leader of the Guardians. She signed up with Paragon PD’s special “Hero Shield” program to create a team of super-powered police officers. She serves as the liaison between the heroes and the PPD. Serving as part-time member since her appointment as the new Captain of the Awakened Division.
StarCygnus: A former astronaut whose encounter with the same event that brought the “Guardian Exiles” to Earth changed him. Following the events in the “Time and Changes” storyline, he was incarcerated for his crimes. He was convicted but with “diminished capacity”. He was given early release and is out on supervised parole.
Maximus Rex: Former leader of the Guardians. The survivor of an alternate Earth that was decimated by the Rikti. On his world, mutation equaled nobility.
Arktic Chill: Founding member of the Guardians.
Rocky Rockrocker: He was slow and heavy, but for a stone-based hero, he had the heart and determination that put most heroes to shame. He was killed during the Neo-Shivan attack on Galaxy City.
Jimmy Hellfighter: A former sailor and jack-of-all-trades with a literal “fiery” temper. He died of cancer in February of 2014.
Doc Tor: Mysterious traveler who knows more about the “Guardian Exiles” than he will ever admit to. He reportedly sacrificed his life in 2012 during the “Galaxy City Miracle”. But we don’t really know for certain that he is dead.