Tuppence Terror is the fraternal twin sister of Tommy Terror
; she is three minutes younger than her brother. She currently lives in Central City
, and was presumably raised there, though she and her brother speak with a heavy Southern accent that may suggest they originated elsewhere in the state
or the country.
Tuppence Terror was created by Greg Weisman
, Kevin Hopps
and Mike Norton
. She was created to tie into the Young Justice
Major Story Arcs
Tuppence and her brother visit the Central City Mall, and decide to rob a jeweller's, Gemini Gems. They are confronted by Superboy
and Kid Flash
, and proceed to fight the young heroes. Tuppence and her brother hold their own against the heroes until their fight moves outside. There, she and her brother are frightened by the arrival of Superman
and the Martian Manhunter
. The twins flee, and are pursued by Superman.
Powers and Abilities
Tuppence possesses superhuman strength and endurance. Her strength enables her to jump to great heights and over great distances. Her powers are of unknown provenance, but are presumably inherent metahuman
In Other Media
Tuppence appears in the Young Justice
episode "Terrors". In the episode, she and her brother are defeated fairly early in the episode by Superman and Martian Manhunter following a three-state rampage that culminates in New Orleans'
French Quarter. Tuppence is impersonated by Miss Martian
, who uses Tuppence's image to infiltrate Belle Reve
. Her character design was redesigned for the show proper; in the show, unlike in the comic, Tuppence has long hair that she wears in a ponytail. Also, her eyes, which are green in the comic, are blue on the show. She does not speak in her appearance.