Tony Masters, a.k.a the Taskmaster, is a highly trained mercenary formerly working for S.H.I.E.L.D., who is often hired by HYDRA to either train their soldiers in combative arts or to take out valuable targets needed for their plans. He possesses the ability to absorb knowledge and instantly replicate combat skills of anyone he observes.
Powers and Abilities
The Taskmaster has the ability to absorb knowledge instantaneously. This ability is linked to his muscle memory allowing the Taskmaster to instantly replicate the physical movement of peak-level humans. Using these "photographic reflexes", the Taskmaster is highly skilled in various forms of combat, as an exceptional martial artist, a skilled swordsman, a deadly accurate marksman, as well as displaying a strenuously honed athletic ability.