Powers: Vartox's hyper-powers are of psychic origin and he has displayed new ones every time he has appeared. He has great strength and speed, flying power, near invulnerability, hyper-senses, various psychic abilities, the power to change his appearance at will; he can pass through solid walls and project various kinds of energy to do an array of things. Many more.
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