But as the casualties pile up and the losses mount on both sides, none of them will be ready to confront the full fury of raw power personified as X-O Manowar makes his long-awaited return after a year of self-imposed exile among the stars…and delivers a single concussive strike that will send shockwaves across the whole of the Valiant Universe! Gordon and Alyx leave Barney on a separate train and jump on the last train heading out of the City just as the Citadel explodes. Her mother, Azian Vance, who is of Asian descent, can be seen in a family photograph appearing in the games, but is not part of the story. One of the most famous comic book examples. He is very accommodating towards Cass' lack of verbal fluency and perhaps due to his own highly physical background can hold conversations without Cass needing to talk. Alyx and Gordon stick together for most of Episode One, finally getting out of the zombie-infested underground station to the surface. Together, they have to revisit the structure to slow the core's progression toward meltdown, delaying the explosion. The Descenders are here, and only Tim can save the universe from their apocalyptic judgement. Alfred describes it as "as if color had come to our monochrome lives. In addition, she was specially programmed to avoid performing too many mechanical or repetitive actions, such as repeating lines of dialogue or performing certain routines in combat situations. And in yet another, he becomes Batman. She has also proven to be very calm yet stern during combat, helping out in any way she can. Seriously, even Superman has stepped aside to let Nightwing take command at times, and Batman has said that Dick Grayson has vastly surpassed him in terms of maintaining strong connections with virtually every superhero in the community. Is one of the very few people that genuinely supports and believes in Damian, which eventually pays off when Damian actually grows to respect and care for Dick, which begins to shape him in a much more heroic person then he was when introduced. While operating as Nightwing, Dick painstakingly built a high-performance vehicle that could "camouflage" itself with a variety of exterior shells. She also uses the mounted Overwatch sniper rifles at various points in both Episode One and Episode Two. Dick was originally suppose to be killed off in Infinite Crisis , but he was spared because he was considered the "heart and soul" of the DC characters.