Real name: Joshua Clay
Species: Human
Homeworld: Earth
Universe: Earth-1A
Hair: black
Eyes: brown
Base: Doom Patrol Headquarters
Affiliations: United States Army (formerly); Doom Patrol

Joshua Clay was the superhero known as Tempest. He was a member of the Doom Patrol that had the ability to project energy from his hands.

Powers and Abilities

Super Powers

  • Kinetic Energy Projection: Clay can generate and radiate powerful blasts from his hands which are able to melt steel. Tempest can control his blasts' volume and intensity to the extent that he can ignite the head of a match from twenty feet away.
  • Flight: Properly focused and controlled, his energies allow Tempest to propel himself through the air at 90 miles per hour.
  • Superhuman Speed: When he is flying, he can move through the air at ninety miles an hour.



DC Heroes RPG sourcebook


  • Joshua Clay first appeared in Showcase # 94 (September 1977).[1]


  1. For more information about that DC comic book, click here.

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