Ursula is in a terrible accident. When Mayor Worth ignores the warnings of his Deputy Mayor, Edwina Watts, and proceeds with his plan to put his name in lights, Edwina is accidentally electrocuted and becomes the villainess Stunner. Despite dying in the first Black Scorpion movie, Breathtaker is resurrected by Dr. But the leader of the group may be a bigger menace than the new villain. Meanwhile ,a former cop is forced into an early retirement but when an urban militia group costs him his right arm, he seeks revenge as the villain Firearm. Became one of the heroine's most persistent archenemies, and even managed to unmask her in one episode. Cairo Praktus, a mad scientist who uses his genius to create artificially enhanced super villains.
Wanting to help her former mentor, Haze attempted to steal a chemical that would help Breathtaker breath without his armor. He died when he was eaten by one of his own plants. Now becoming the voluptuous as is deadly Mindbender, she schemed to use her digitizing skills to entrap individuals within her pixelized domain. During his fight scenes, sound clips of Hangar 18 were played. He is played by Scott Valentine. A photojournalist is obsessed with capturing the Black Scorpion's identity on film.
Dubbing herself Pollutia, Haze sets out to kill all polluters. Unable to defeat the combined might of four supervillains, Darcy questions her vocation as a superhero. The tongue-in-cheek humour and camp nature of Batman were to be retained. In the original Corman films, the role of Darcy was played by. In the series, she is a red-headed enforcer with a badge who enforces the law more efficiently without the badge as her crime-fighting alter-ego, Black Scorpion. Black Scorpion Apart from being an excellent hand-to-hand fighter and an expert with computers, Black Scorpion has no superpowers.
Black Scorpion Apart from being an excellent hand-to-hand fighter and an expert with computers, Black Scorpion has no superpowers. Skills: Criminal mastermind with a warped sense of humor. Was electrocuted in an attempt to save the mayor and gained her powers. Replacing it with a prosthetic gun, he waged a one-man war on the city, in the hopes of forcing the mayor to repeal Prop. Black Scorpion goes head to head with FireArm, a former cop who lost his arm due to the actions of an urban military group.
It's one thing that the police are incapable of dealing with super-villains -- that's why Black Scorpion is needed -- but it's another to portray the police as layabouts who throw baseballs around in the station instead of trying to solve crimes. Recruiting Aftershock, Breathtaker, Hurricane, and Inferno, Professor Prophet unleashes elemental fury upon the city. The colourful villains are made even better by their inherant lack of credibility. He believed in it so much that he poured his life savings into making all 22 episodes without going through the usual procedure of making a pilot episode and approaching television channels. His goal is to take a criminal and reform him into a productive member of society. He was defeated and arrested by Black Scorpion with help from Steve. It was meant as a respectful homage to the 60's Batman series, combined with the sexy fighting females so common in Corman's films.
The bat became a scorpion, the man became a woman. Phoenix, when the doctor tried to rehabilitate him. His first assignment while on the police force as a junior officer saw him unjustly imprison Ben Tickerman for a crime he didn't commit, a hallucinogenic intoxication brought on by Breathtaker showed his worst nightmare as being subordinate to the vigilante Black Scorpion who was chief of police. With her equally mutated henchmen, The human-octopus hybrid Squids, Weathers reinvented herself as Hurricane, and plotted to flood the city. Now years later, Darcy has taken the cop job of her father. Russell Country of origin United States Original language s English No. .
The show focuses on a female police officer who, by night, takes to the streets and fights crime as the superhero the Black Scorpion. On the first day of testing of the invention something goes wrong. She also wears a ring that shoots powerful blasts of energy, and possesses a similar transformation capability to the Stingray for when Darcy needs to switch into her heroine costume in the field. Due to brain damage suffered from a gunshot wound, Dr. Noah Goddard in unable to breathe without a special armor her created. Using arsenic-laced lipstick and taking the name Angel of Death, she sought to rid the streets of all criminals with her kiss of death.
But the greatest weakness is that the comic elements are overdone. As a crime-fighting icon, Black Scorpion is an immediate success. Later died for real when crushed under falling debris, but was soon resurrected by Dr. Often made the butt of the joke due to having been scapegoated by her inept boss for every one of his failed political bankrolling schemes. Gangster Prankster, another of Black Scorpion's old enemies, is brought back from the dead by Dr. Darcy has become a phantom of the city of angels called the Black Scorpion.