Jim Tate was a successful weapons designer, until he lost his job. Trying to keep up his former luxurious life-style for his wife and step-son, he turned to an old shady friend, Istivan Hegedesh, for help. The only job Hegedesh had involved theft, which Tate accepted.
He stole several mechanical weapons, until he was stopped by Batman. He turned state's evidence against Hegedesh.
- Intimidation: A naturally large man, Jim knows how to use his size to his advantage in a fight.
- Hand-to-Hand Combat (Advanced): During his time in the military, Jim was in Special Forces and received advanced combat training. Even after leaving the forces, he retains his fighting skills.
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- As Armory, James employed a hi-tech assault vehicle disguised to look like an ordinary van. The vehicle could alter its paint job to further its disguise.
- Armory employed a versatile arsenal of weapons of his own design.
- Armory was voiced by Dorian Harewood.
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