ESCUDO (José Marinheiro)
REAL NAME: José Marinheiro
IDENTITY: Publically known
OCCUPATION: Comando de Operações Táticas Agent
PLACE OF BIRTH: Salvador
MARITAL STATUS: Single
KNOWN RELATIVES: None
KNOWN ALLIES: Judah Ás de Espadas, Bob, Bob Fantasma, Bola de Fogo, Capitão Comando, Cometa, Drago, Falcão, Homem-Mosca, Inferno, Jack Relâmpago, Jaguar, Raposa, Roy, Teia, Titan, Vagalume, Vingador and Zaz-Traz
GROUP AFFILIATIONS: Comando de Operações Táticas
BASE OF OPERATIONS: Setor Policial Sul – Brasília
EDUCATION: Academia Militar das Agulhas Negras
FIRST APPEARANCE: Agent Shield #66, April 2019
HEIGHT: 5’11” (180cm)
WEIGHT: 185 lbs (84 kg)
After graduating from Academia Militar das Agulhas Negras José took the Tactical Training Course and joined the Federal police as a member of COT. The selection was rigorous and requires high physical and mental fitness, assessed by a series of preliminary tests, in which about 60% of the candidates were eliminated. José underwent training of more than one year before the final exam, after which he was finally admitted as members of the COT, immediately starting the training together with the rest of his team and being subject to a probationary stage, he was evaluated for his coexistence with the group, promptness in tactical-police actions and performance in his training.
José has specific training to deal with operations against drug trafficking, terrorism and in biomes typical of Brazil, such as tropical forest, caatinga (desertic), marshland and cerrado. José is also responsible for resolving cases of seizure of civil aircraft within Brazil, with or without hostages.
POWERS & ABILITIES
José is a Capoeira red scarf. Capoeira is a fast and versatile martial art that is historically focused on fighting outnumbered or in technological disadvantage. The style emphasizes using the lower body to kick, sweep and take down and the upper body to assist those movements and occasionally attack as well. It features a series of complex positions and body postures that are meant to get chained in an uninterrupted flow, in order to strike, dodge and move without breaking motion, conferring the style with a characteristic unpredictability and versatility. .
WEAPONS & PARAPHERNALIA
Knives and bladed weapons Chanfolo (double-edged dagger), Facão (machete) and Tira-teima (cane sword).