Wizard Magazine Card Kibosh-O-Meter 06 Rob Liefeld’s Battlestone
Real Name: John Helix Stone
Height: 6′ 4″
Weight: 265 lbs
First Appearance: Brigade #1, July 1992
Battlestone, the super soldier whim Project: Born Again brought back from the dead, was the leader of the U.S. Government-sponsored Youngblood away team. An argument between himself and fellow team member Gamble led to a battle, and Gamble was accidentally killed. Though not imprisoned due to his highly-decorated past, John Stone was court-martialed and stripped of his rank by the government. Now leading the team of outlaw heroes known as Brigade, Battlestone is again under government surveillance, and he and ther other Brigade members have been targeted for termination.