Joshua Martins had always dug his nose deep in the books, marvelling at the nature of science. Never did he know that he would one day be part of one of science great anomalies discovering that he was born with the ability of teletechnopathy and magnetism. All this would eventually lead to him becoming the super smart, witty hero and member of the Extremes known as Nutech.
Marcus Chigozie, a teenage boy with anger management issues, had no idea he had powers until an event that changed his life. Now, he has the ability to move at supersonic speed, this new discovery has led him into becoming the super fast hero and member of the Extremes known as Maxspeed.
Toye Oluwadare is the hero with no secret identity, putting everything on the line for a cause he believes in. Inspired by many heroes before him, he gathered a team of fellow parahumans like himself to save lives. He serves as the leader of the Extremes.
Many decades ago in the Yoruba kingdom, a desperate king's deal with a deity results in the birth of a child, Ireti. The child grows into a mighty warrior with powers that surpass normal men greatly; leading armies to battle, conquering kingdoms and protecting her people. Her tale is one not told without the heart to stomach it, her legend is one not carried by cowards and her might is one no evil dares question.
Alaric is a fearless immortal warrior from an ancient race known as Perennials. He believes balance must be maintained for growth and stability of the society. Fights for justice and believes that the greatest heights can be attained if perennials and humans co-exists as equals. He fights in the style of Mgba which relies heavily on physical energy and strength as well as the body muscles. In the modern day Lagos, he owns and runs a gym as a fitness instructor. Even with his powers, Alaric never oppresses them but rather defends the weak who can't protect themselves.
The no-nonsense strong headed leader of the National Advanced Central Security Service (N.A.C.S.S) founded by the United Nations security council in 1949 . Through a series of experiments at the onset of the Nigerian civil war, Jade Waziri is the first known successful attempt at creating a superhuman soldier. Her natural affinity for warfare,tactical maneuvering and espionage has earned her the position of commander of the African branch of the N.A.C.S.S organization. Waziri prides her self in being the know it all in the room and will break every wall to find the deepest of secrets.
Avonome is the story of Hilda Avonomemi Moses, born in 1937, in the remote village of Etunor, a settlement in Ighara, Edo state. She disappears without a trace only to reappear in a cemetery in recent times, still unchanged, with no memory of who she was or where she had been all this while, except a knowledge of her name, a mysterious companion and an unbelievable gift - the ability to see spirits...
Eric Kukoyi is not a normal man.
He doesn't age or sleep. He lectures at the University of Lagos, also doubling as a par time psychiatrist and parapsychologist.
When night dawns, where creatures haunt corners and crime rears its head, he becomes the one thing any of them will ever fear, he becomes fear itself. Bound by oath to haunt the night as a force of retribution.
The people of this city have called him many names, but one echoes the loudest...
ERU fear itself, walks among us.