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The Sandman by PokeSEGA64
    THE SANDMAN:
    First Appearance: The Amazing Spider-Man #4.
    Species: Human... albeit one made of sand.
    Height: 6'1" in his normal state.
    Weight: 240 lbs. in his normal state.
    Age: Not Specified.
    Hair: Brown.
    Eyes: Brown.
    Occupation: Professional criminal, former adventurer.
    Alias: William Baker, Flint Marko, Sylvester Mann, Quarryman, Mud-Thing.
    Theme:

    Feats:
    -Regularly tangles with Spider-Man, and is one of his tougher opponents.
    -Survived the massive radiation dosage that turned him into the Sandman.
    -Has fought against heroes like Captain America, the Fantastic Four and The Hulk.
    -Was a member of Silver Sable's Wild Pack and the Avengers at one point.
    -Almost covered a city in sand.
    -Was one of the original Frightful Four and Sinister Six.
    -A professional criminal even before he got his powers, even evading the FBI for some time.
    -Helped the Avengers defeat Morgan le Fay.
    -In an alternate universe, killed Spider-Man... in an extremely gruesome manner.
        -We don't like to talk about it.



    Powers and Abilities:
Sandman Strength by PokeSEGA64
    Superhuman Strength: 
    -Can lift anywhere from 20 to 85 tons under standard conditions.
    -Traded blows with the Incredible Hulk and the Thing.
    -Strength can vary depending on the amount of sand absorbed.

Sandman Sand Body by PokeSEGA64
    Sand Body:
    -Entire body composed of malleable sand.
    -Can control each individual particle of sand in his body, even when separated from him, via his brain.
    -Sand functions like normal human flesh, and can take that appearance or that of a complete sand form.
    -Can display human traits such as eating, breathing, bleeding, fatigue, and capable of feeling pain (depending on his current form or mental stress).
    -Can manipulate his body’s density freely.
        -Can make himself extremely hard or disperse himself to make him immune to physical attacks.
    -Capable of converting entire parts of his body into sand.
    -If his body is damaged, he can easily heal by reforming his scattered grains or absorbing more sand.

Sandman Shapeshifting by PokeSEGA64
    Shapeshifting:
    -Can convert his sand body into any shape he can imagine.
        -Tends to go with hammers, fists, giant maces, y'know, the basic stuff.
    -Can impersonate people and animals.
    -Capable of stretching, elongating, deforming, expanding, flattening, or compressing all or portions of his body at will (a la Mr. Fantastic).
    -Can phase through objects in a sandstorm-like form.

Sandman Size Manipulation by PokeSEGA64
    Size Manipulation:
    -Can stretch out his sand particles to make himself larger.
    -Maximum size, strength and volume increases the more sand he's absorbed.

Sandman Sand Manipulation by PokeSEGA64
    Sand Manipulation:
    -Can control any sand he comes into contact with.
        -For example: If he's in the Sahara, he has an entire desert under his control.
    -Can project his sand outward at high speeds to fire sand blasts.
    -With large amounts of sand, can create sandstorms.
    -Can convert grains of sand around him into portions of his body he's lost.

Sandman Sand Clones by PokeSEGA64
    Sand Clones:
    -Can create more bodies of himself with sand.
    -Amount of clones he can create depends on the amount of sand he has.
    -Each clone is just as powerful as Sandman in his standard state.

Sandman Glass Manipulation by PokeSEGA64
    Glass Manipulation:
    -Can alter the formation of his sand particles and turn them into glass.
    -Can manipulate his glass form in this state.
    -Can reflect light and energy off of his glass.
    -If he is turned into glass via extreme heat, he cannot control it.



Sandman Chemically Enhanced Suit by PokeSEGA64
    Chemically Enhanced Suit:
    -Made from stolen technology from Reed Richards.
    -Mixes chemicals with his sand to create new effects.
        -Can turn sand into a slippery puddle.
        -Can solidify himself even further into a brick-like form.
        -Can allow him to stick to vertical surfaces.
        -Can coat him with a substance that turns his sand into a poisonous powder when heated.
    -Looks kind of silly.



Sandman Weaknesses by PokeSEGA64
    Weaknesses:
    -Not the sharpest tool in the shed.
    -Water.
        -Sand form can be hurt if turned into mud.
        -Mud form also greatly decreases malleability.
        -Being overwhelmed with water will deconstruct his form.
    -Extreme heat.
        -High enough temperatures will turn him into glass.
        +In his defense, he has fought the likes of the Human Torch before.
    -While sand has not been directly manipulated against his will, it has been implied when exploiting specific tactics.
        -See "Pink Hippo app."
    -Seems to have more difficulty regenerating from poison attacks, particularly acid.
    -'Queen Bee' Particle.
        -There is a single grain of sand within Sandman that contains Sandman's brain waves.
        -Controls all other sand particles that are a part of him.
        -Should it be compromised, Sandman will no longer be able to retain his form.



    "I'm not a bad person. Just had bad luck."
     A sandstorm brews over the battlefield...
    (Yes, this bio was pretty short, but for a guy made of sand, there wasn't much to say.)
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BangJang96 Featured By Owner Mar 23, 2017  Hobbyist Artist
Seeing this makes me want to make a Clayface bio.
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Strunton Featured By Owner Jul 25, 2016
May I use some of this for my Toph Beifong vs. Sandman fight? puhleeeeeeeeeease?
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oODark-DawnOo Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2015
Add to his feats that he KILLED SPIDER-MAN in another universe that was being invaded by the Marvel Zombies. Sandman was panicked because a Zombie Spider-Man ate the Sinister Six. He found his fully normal Spider-Man and mistook him for the Zombie one. So he went inside him through his mouth and made him blow up.
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PokeSEGA64 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2015
     I remember that. Sure, I'll add that, it's just... Not only did he kill Spider-Man, but the way in which he did it was... *shudder* It's hard for a Spidey fan to think about, y'know?
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oODark-DawnOo Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2015
Totally. But it also speaks volumes about just how dangerous his enemies are. Most of them are just not smart enough to think of something like that... and in Sandman's case, not crazy enough. It's that one shred of humanity that has kept Sandman from thinking like that and kept Spidey from dying. That part was thrown out a window when Sandy found himself fighting for his life. Thankfully, he makes amends by helping stop the Zombie invasion and killing the Zombie Spider-Man.

But on another note, this bio is VERY detailed and well made! Nice to see someone making a bio about one of Spidey's most dangerous foes (with the worst of them being Joe Quesada). Maybe we could have a Mysterio bio or a Doc Ock one or a Green Goblin one. So many to choose from Spidey's Rogues' Gallery!
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PokeSEGA64 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2015
     ... Huh. Never thought of it like that. But yeah, when you put it like that, it makes you think about how human Sandman really is. Any case, thanks for the praise.

     "... one of Spidey's most dangerous foes (with the worst of them being Joe Quesada)."

     You just made my damn day.
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oODark-DawnOo Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2015
What? It's true! Though I think it'll get fixed. The story "Renew Your Vows", which is the biggest middle finger to OMD, has received a lot of praise.
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PokeSEGA64 Featured By Owner Nov 10, 2015
     Well, any middle finger to One More Day is always welcome.
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Breloom-Da-Bassgod Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2015  Hobbyist
Good bio man!
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PokeSEGA64 Featured By Owner Nov 9, 2015
     Thanks!
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Badork11 Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2015
Who do you think would win?  This guy or Crocodile since both of them are made out of sand.
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PokeSEGA64 Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2015
     I actually don't know much about Crocodile (haven't gotten that far into One Piece)... What exactly is the extent of his sand abilities?
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Badork11 Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2015
He's just like Sandman only, like most devil fruit eaters, he loses his powers and goes limp in sea water.  And he can remove the sheath on his hook to reveal it's poisonous.  
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PokeSEGA64 Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2015
     Hm... Well, from what I gather, Crocodile seems more susceptible to pain (He's more likely to retain a physical form... unless you want to correct me on that) and while neither can fight in the sea, Sandman can't really... well... drown. He'll just eventually get back to the surface and remake himself.
     The poison thing, though... That throws a wrench in things...
     So, yeah, not sure. 
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Badork11 Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2015
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PokeSEGA64 Featured By Owner Nov 6, 2015
     ...Oof.
     That changes things up a bit.
     Well, I think Sandman holds a physical advantage, especially when given a lot of sand. Croc, though, appears to be smarter, and has similar mastery over sand. That acid hook in particular seems like a major liability.
     I guess Crocodile wins.
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MountainMan246 Featured By Owner Nov 20, 2015
Something else that's interesting is that Crocodile can't use his powers to dry out Sandman by grabbing him with his bare hand. To do that, the opponent needs water and organic matter/mass in their body. What is Sandman made out of?  Sand. ^_^
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