He was once street-level vigilante and self-styled hunter of evil until he acquired technology that changed his already troubled world.



The modern-day paladin named Chalice with his newest set of weapons and armor.

Joel Domingo Chavez [Secret Identity]

Solo D10, Buddy D8, Team D6

Influenced by Other Heroes
Liaison to SHIELD
Something to Prove

Power Sets

Armor Plating D8, Comms D8, Cybernetic Senses D6, Enhanced Strength D8, Force Shield D10, Octo Camo D6, Speed D6

SFX: Maximum Overdrive. Spend 1PP and double or step up any Enhancer Suit power.
Limit: Bugs In the System. Shut down any Enhancer Suit power and gain 1 PP. Recover power by activating an opportunity or during a transition scene

Enhanced Reflexes D8, Enhanced Senses D8, Enhanced Stamina D8, Strength D6

SFX: Second Chance. Spend 1 PP to reroll when using any Spec Ops Training power.
SFX: Focus. If a pool includes a Spec Ops Training power, you may replace two dice of equal size with one die +1 step larger.
SFX: Immunity. Spend 1PP to ignore stress, trauma, or complications due to disease, poisons/toxins.
SFX: Takedown. Add a d6 and step up your effect die by one when inflicting a physical complication or physical stress on a target
Limit: Exhausted. Shut down any Spec Ops Training power and gain 1 PP. Recover power by activating an opportunity or during a transition scene
Limit: Self Doubt. When your emotional stress exceeds D8, shutdown any Spec Ops Training power and gain 1 PP. Recover power after successfully recovering any emotional stress.

Swingline D6, Weapons D8

SFX: Area Attack. Target multiple opponents. For every additional target, add d6 and +1 effect die.
SFX: Grapple/Tangle. Add d6 and step up your effect die by +1 when inflicting a complication on a target.
Limit: Gear. Shutdown Any Vigilante Gear and gain 1 PP. Take an action vs. the doom pool to recover.

Acrobatic Expert D8, Combat Expert D8, Covert Expert D8, Crime Expert D8, Menace Expert D8, Psych Expert D8, Tech Expert D8, Vehicle Expert D8


1 XP The first time an ally takes stress from a Watcher character in a Scene that you are in.
3 XP When your recovery of your emotional stress involves your admission of your own guilt.
10 XP When you either quit a team in order to save them or your team is defeated by a foe you have brought to them.

Team Player. Or Maybe Not
1 XP When you give support to another hero not already on your team.
3 XP When you confront a team member about your place on the team.
10 XP When you either walk away from your team or join it at a cost to your family.


“I don’t know which is worse. Having lost my family, or the fact that I never even had a family to begin with?”


When a large number of bloody killings were committed by a hooded, masked vigilante, the media gave him the nickname “Black Crusader” due to eyewitness reports of him wielding a medieval longsword.


Real Name: Joel Domingo Chavez
Current Alias: Chalice; formerly Black Crusader, Altar Boy (derogatory name used by Temple)
Affiliation: Hero TV
Base of Operations: Cathedral High School; formerly Vatican City, Marikina City
Alignment: Good
Identity: Secret
Citizenship: Filipino-Canadian
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Student, adventurer, vigilante, witch hunter, singer/musician; former seminarian
Theme Song: “I Am A Rock” by Simon and Garfunkell



Disillusioned with his faith, the people he tried to save and the world in general, Joel retreats into the safety of his thoughts.

Gender: Male
Height: 5’10"
Eyes: Brown
Hair: Black
Universe: Earth-851815
Place of Birth: Marikina City, Philippines
Date of Birth: 13 June 1986


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