Bio: Originally known as The Eagle, the character of Bill Powers has long since passed into the realm of Public Domain Characters.
Alex Ross, as the spear-head of the Project Superpowers series' and it's spin-offs, have re-introduced The Eagle as The Burning Eagle. In the storyline, numerous public domain heroes were trapped in a magical urn from the time of World War II and released into modern times. Some of the characters in the urn were changed by the time they spent there, The Burning Eagle is one of these characters. Where as he used to be just a man who wore a costume, he is know burning from within, unable to touch the world without burning it.