Quote1 ... How tough can someone with no hands be? Quote2
-- Toxin src

Early Life

Douglas Scott is a brilliant martial artist turned mercenary and assassin working alongside him brother William Scott.[citation needed]



When William Scott and his brother battled Shang-Chi, he was defeated and captured by Shang-Chi and Pavane.[1]

West Coast Avengers

Razor-Fist later appeared with blades on both hands, instead of just the one. He teamed with Zara and Shockwave to attack the Avengers West Coast on behalf of the S.H.I.E.L.D.; Deltite. Razor Fist was defeated by Mockingbird, but he escaped.[2]


Later, he began working for the crime-lord Roche in Madripoor, was assigned to kill Wolverine.[3] With the assistance of a mutant pseudo-vampire, he overpowered Wolverine and was able to knock the weakened Wolverine off a cliff. The mutant, Sapphire Styx, had drained all of Wolverine's strength with her vampiric powers. When next they fought, Wolverine barely beat him and appeared to kill him. Razor Fist's recovery from this seemingly fatal encounter has never been explained.[4]


Fully recovered, Razor Fist fought Hawkeye in an attempt to collect a reward for Hawkeye's right arm from Crossfire. He was defeated by Hawkeye, but joined in Crossfire's mass attack on Hawkeye. He was defeated by Mockingbird again and taken into police custody.[5]

A.I.M. Weapons Expo

He was among the many criminals to visit the A.I.M. Weapons Expo on Boca Caliente but the event was however crashed by Captain America.[6]


Razor Fist was also apparently killed by Elektra when he attempted to claim a bounty that had been put on her head. As with his previous apparent death his survival has not been explained. When he next appeared, battling Spider-Man, he had a set of cybernetic prostheses with blades attached. These were severed and broken by another martial artist named Cat. After this encounter Razor Fist was sent to prison.[7]


Shockwave teamed up with Razorfist to kidnap the son of the Cat Cat (Shen Kuei) to force him to stop his criminal claims on the city. He was however rescued by Spider-Man. Scott's new arms were destroyed by the Cat using a powerful karate chop and then knocked him out.[8]


He returned to Madripoor to serve in the "Bloodsport" contest and was forced to battle his old ally Zaran, who ultimatly beat him battle.[9]

Daughters of the Dragon

Sometime after William was killed, Douglas lost his other hand. When he came up against Colleen Wing, she managed to sever his hand.[10]

The Raft

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He was imprisoned on the Maximum security prison the Raft. In the wake of the great supervillain breakout he escaped along with all the other villains.[11] He has recently replaced both of his prosthetic hands with actual razors, and attracted a group of young children who are victims of self-harm. He was then easily defeated by the hero and returned to prison.[7][12]

Patrick Mulligan (Earth-616) and Douglas Scott (Earth-616) from Toxin Vol 1 6 0001

Hood's Gang

Razor Fist since been hired by the Hood to take advantage of the split in the superhero community caused by the Superhuman Registration Act. He later attacked the Enforcers, and Mister Fear's other bodyguards. The fight is interrupted by Daredevil who takes out Wrecker and Razor Fist who is also working for the Hood, unintentionally allowing the Enforcers to escape.[13] He helped them fight the New Avengers but was taken down by Dr. Strange.[14]

Douglas Scott (Earth-616)

In Secret Invasion, he is among the many supervillains who rejoined the Hood's crime syndicate and attacked an invading Skrull force.[15] He joins with the Hood's gang in an attack on the New Avengers, who were expecting the Dark Avengers instead.[16]

Razor Fist and the gang are sent to kidnap Tigra and Gauntlet when they tried to escape Norman Osborn. They attacked the them but they were saved by Counter Force.[17]

[18] [10] [19] [20] [21] [22] [23] [24] [25] [26] [27]

When the Dark Avengers were overwhelmed by the hero's during the Siege of Asgard, Razor-Fist and the rest of the Hood's gang intercepted them.[28][29][30] He later attacked a civilian who was buried beneath the rubble but was beaten by both of the Captain Americas.[31] He was arrested along with the other members of the gang. [32]

Assassins Guild

Bella Donna Bourdreax referred to him as William when talked to by the head of the Assassins Guild. He was on a team of assassins that were sent to find and kill the mutant Domino, but they failed due to the intervention of Wolverine.[33]

Disco Highway

He was kidnapped by the Grandmaster to take part in a twister roller derby contest against Dazzler, Misty Knight and Colleen Wing. He attempted to slice Knight from behind but missed and got lost during the chaos when a Sentinel misfires. [34]


When Wolverine returned to Chinatown in San Francisco he learned that Jade Claw had taken it over using deadly assassins including Razorfist, Soulstriker, Darkstriker, Rock of Buddha. He and his allies freed the opium slaves. They attacked the assassins and Razor-Fist escaped in the chaos.[35]

Shadow Ghosts


Return to Hood's Gang

Razor-Fist attended a meeting of various villains organized by the Wizard to discuss what to do about Doctor Doom who had unexpectedly decided to become a superhero and become the new Iron Man. As the Hood brought up the idea of forming a gang of villains to take Doom out, Doom suddenly appeared and took down all of the villains present.[37] He later participated in an ambush against Doom along with many of the other villains that Doom had earlier defeated.[38] He also attended a meeting to discuss the Hood's rise as the new Kingpin of crime[39] before joining Hood's Gang once more in ransacking Castle Doom in search for Doom's fortune.[40]



  • No Arms: He had both his arms cut off by Colleen Wing.[41]


Douglas Scott's hand were replaced with retractable steel blades which he uses as a weapon.

Discover and Discuss


  1. Master of Kung Fu #105-106
  2. West Coast Avengers Vol 2 #11
  3. Marvel Comics Presents #2-9
  4. Wolverine: Save the Tiger! #1
  5. Avengers Spotlight #24-25
  6. Captain America #411-412
  7. 7.0 7.1 Elektra #5-6
  8. Spider-Man #81
  9. Wolverine Vol 2 #167
  10. 10.0 10.1 Daughters of the Dragon #1-2
  11. New Avengers #4
  12. Civil War: Front Line #9
  13. Daredevil Vol 2 #102
  14. New Avengers Annual #2
  15. New Avengers #46
  16. New Avengers #50
  17. Avengers: The Initiative #25-26
  18. Dark Reign: The Cabal #1
  19. New Avengers #55
  20. Dark Reign: The Hood #4
  21. New Avengers #56
  22. Avengers: The Initiative #28
  23. Dark Reign: The Hood #5
  24. New Avengers #57
  25. Avengers: The Initiative #29
  26. Invincible Iron Man #20
  27. New Avengers #60
  28. New Avengers #61-64
  29. Avengers: The Initiative #33-34
  30. Thor #608
  31. Siege: Captain America #1
  32. New Avengers Finale #1
  33. X-Force: Sex and Violence #1-3
  34. X-Men: To Serve and Protect #4
  35. Wolverine Vol 4 #17-19
  36. Deadly Hands of Kung Fu Vol 2 #1-4
  37. Infamous Iron Man #7
  38. Invincible Iron Man #594
  39. Defenders Vol 5 #10
  40. Invincible Iron Man #597-598
  41. 41.0 41.1 Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A-Z #9
  42. Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A-Z hardcover Vol. 9

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