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Mynx
Mynx
Details
Real Name Katherine Stevens
Gender Female
Archetype Tanker
Affiliation Vindicators
Age Unknown
Romantic Associations Unknown
Known Family Unknown
Primary Powers Claws
Secondary Powers Super Reflexes
Zone Locations Skyway City

Mynx is a hero trainer in Skyway City in the Aerie Plaza section located 170 yards east of the Yellow Line train station at coordinates (132.0, -30.4, 5078.0). Her location is marked on the map as a contact.

Heroes find her as an ally at the end of the Mender Silos Task Force.

Villains can find her on the following missions:


BackgroundEdit

HistoryEdit

Katherine Stevens was a young girl in the wrong place at the wrong time. While attending Paragon City University, she volunteered for a Crey research project. When the Crey research scientists realized that she had no family and few friends, they decided to try some of their more dangerous procedures on her. A volatile serum transformed Katherine and gave her some feline features and characteristics. Crey considered the result a failure because Katherine could not be controlled. She managed to break free of her captors, scarring the face of one of Crey's top scientists horribly with her claws.

Adopting the identity of Mynx, Katherine lived on the streets of Paragon City for a time. She got involved in petty crimes to keep herself alive. Synapse discovered her there and helped her develop control of her heightened reflexes and her animalistic nature. She is still undisciplined and prone to overconfidence, but is fiercely loyal to Synapse and grateful for the second chance he has given her.

Character StatsEdit

Mynx-comic

Mynx as drawn by David Nakayama

Secret Identity: Katherine Stevens
Origin: Science
Archetype: Scrapper
Primary Powers: Claws
Secondary Powers: Super Reflexes
Other Powers: Leaping and Feral Flurry

See Also Edit

MiscellaneousEdit

  • Mynx was trained by Synapse, who first found her in Steel Canyon.
  • Her Praetorian Earth counterpart is Bobcat.
  • She is mentioned in the description of the Nimble Mynx exploration badge.
  • She was originally referred to as "Minx" (with an I instead of a Y). The designers still often refer to her with that spelling, though the in-game spelling of her name is clearly "Mynx."[1]
  • Her real name is sometimes found as Katherine Steffan, but more sources show it as Katherine Stevens.
  • Her secondary power set was originally given as Super Reflexes, but has been corrected by the designers as Regeneration.[2]
  • Mynx was played by Cricket during the 2nd Anniversary Silver Age Party.

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