New Adventures of the Infinity Legion
"What is a man? A miserable pile of secrets! But enough talk, have at you!"
Real name: Vlad III Tepes, the Impaler
Occupation: former Prince of Wallachia, current Lord of Undead
Identity: publicly known but generally believed to be a myth
Legal status: operates through a series of false identities (often stolen from his deceased victims), CEO of several corporations, wanted as a person of interest by Interpol and AEGIS.
Former aliases: Vlad Dracul, Son of the Dragon, Doctor Acula
Place of birth: Schassburg, Transylvania
Marital status: widower
Known relatives: father Vlad II Tepes the Elder (deceased), first wife Sofia (deceased), son Alucard
Group affiliation: undead
Arch-enemies: Doctor Van Helsing (deceased), Van Helsing family, Alucard
Base of operations: Castle Dracula (formerly near Snagov, now in England), Snagov catacombs
First appearance: Crypt of the Vampire #1
Height: 6’5” Weight: 220 lbs.
Eyes: Red Hair: Black
Strength level: As a vampire, Dracula possesses superhuman strength at least sufficient to dismember ordinary humans with ease.
Known superhuman powers: Dracula possesses all the powers traditionally attributed to vampires, including the ability to change shape and turn into mist, to draw vitality from living blood, and to impose his will upon lesser minds.
Abilities: Even disregarding his powers, Dracula is exceptionally charming and intelligent, with the knowledge and wisdom of centuries to draw upon. He also possesses a sound understanding of military strategy and has become an accomplished schemer.
Limitations: Dracula possesses all the limitations inherent to vampires – weakness to the sun and holy symbols – although he can resist these effects somewhat longer than usual.