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Real Name
Current Alias

Ke-Woh-No Tay; He-Who-Is-Less-Than-Human



Matt Savage (father, deceased); Laurie Savage (mother, deceased); Samantha Savage (sister, deceased); Steven Savage (son)


Base Of Operations
St. Louis, Missouri of the 19th century; later, Opal City


6' 1"

190 lbs (86.182 kg)



Unusual Features
Scalphunter possesses a distinguishing birthmark along the back of his neck.




Place of Birth

Place of Death
Scalphunter passed away in the year 1899.



History of character is unknown.


  • Although this character was originally introduced during DC's Earth-One era of publication, their existence following the events of the 1985-86 limited series Crisis on Infinite Earths remains intact. However, some elements of the character's Pre-Crisis history may have been altered or removed for Post-Crisis New Earth continuity, and should be considered apocryphal.


  • In the 20th century, Opal City police officer Matt O'Dare exists as the reincarnation of Brian Savage.

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Ice Hockey

Up to date as of February 02, 2010

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Position Left wing
Shot Left
6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
192 lb (87 kg)
Teams Montreal Canadiens
Phoenix Coyotes
St. Louis Blues
Philadelphia Flyers
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born February 24 1971 (1971-02-24) (age 38),
Sudbury, ON, CAN
NHL Draft 171st overall, 1991
Montreal Canadiens
Pro Career 1993 – 2006

Brian Savage (born February 24, 1971 in Sudbury, Ontario) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey left winger.


Playing career

Savage attended Lo-Ellen Park Secondary School in Sudbury as a teenager. He was a proficient golfer and track athlete. He played one season with the Sudbury Cubs of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League before jumping to college.

The nephew of former NHL player Larry Hillman, Savage was originally drafted in 1991 in the 8th round, 171st overall by the Montreal Canadiens. After completing his college hockey career at Miami University, he began his professional career with the Fredericton Canadiens of the AHL in 1993. His first taste of the NHL came at the tail end of the 1993–94 season, playing in 3 regular season and 3 playoff games.

Savage was the first Montreal Canadien since Joe Malone in 1917 to record six points in a road game when he had four goals and two assists against the Islanders on April 8, 1999. He also recorded the Canadiens' first hat trick in Bell Centre history on October 7, 1996. After several fast starts in the month of October and subsequently fading the rest of those seasons, Savage became known as hockey's Mr. October.

After parts of eight seasons with the Canadiens, Savage was traded to the Phoenix Coyotes on January 25, 2001 along with a 2002 3rd-round pick for Sergei Berezin. Playing only one full season with the Coyotes, he was traded to the St. Louis Blues for their playoff run. Due to the parameters of the trade, he was claimed off waivers by Phoenix in the off-season.

Following the lockout, Phoenix bought out his contract for $1.9 million. Savage signed a one-year deal with the Philadelphia Flyers prior to the 2005–06 NHL season. After one season in Philadelphia, Savage announced his retirement on September 21, 2006. He is currently the co-owner of the New Mexico Scorpions of the Central Hockey League.



Career statistics

    Regular season   Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
1990–91 Miami Redskins CCHA 28 5 6 11 26 - - - - -
1991–92 Miami Redskins CCHA 40 24 16 40 43 - - - - -
1992–93 Miami Redskins CCHA 38 37 21 58 44 - - - - -
1993–94 Fredericton Canadiens AHL 17 12 15 27 4 - - - - -
1993–94 Montreal Canadiens NHL 3 1 0 1 0 3 0 2 2 0
1994–95 Montreal Canadiens NHL 37 12 7 19 27 - - - - -
1995–96 Montreal Canadiens NHL 75 25 8 33 28 6 0 2 2 2
1996–97 Montreal Canadiens NHL 81 23 37 60 39 5 1 1 2 0
1997–98 Montreal Canadiens NHL 64 26 17 43 36 9 0 2 2 6
1998–99 Montreal Canadiens NHL 54 16 10 26 20 - - - - -
1999–00 Montreal Canadiens NHL 38 17 12 29 19 - - - - -
2000–01 Montreal Canadiens NHL 62 21 24 45 26 - - - - -
2001–02 Montreal Canadiens NHL 47 14 15 29 30 - - - - -
2001–02 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 30 6 6 12 8 5 0 0 0 0
2002–03 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 43 6 10 16 22 - - - - -
2003–04 Phoenix Coyotes NHL 61 12 13 25 36 - - - - -
2003–04 St. Louis Blues NHL 13 4 3 7 2 5 1 1 2 0
2004–05 Did not play — lockout - - - - - - - - - - -
2005–06 Philadelphia Flyers NHL 66 9 5 14 28 6 1 0 1 4
NHL totals 674 192 167 359 321 39 3 8 11 12

International play

Olympic medal record
Men's ice hockey
Silver 1994 Lillehammer Ice hockey

Played for Canada on/in:

International statistics

Year Team Event GP G A Pts PIM
1992–93 Canada Nat-Tm 9 3 0 3 12
1993 Canada WC-A 8 1 0 1 2
1993–94 Canada Nat-Tm 51 20 26 46 38
1994 Canada Olym. 8 2 2 4 6
1999 Canada WC-A 8 3 3 6 6

External links

  • Brian Savage on Internet Hockey Database
  • Brian Savage on Legends of Hockey
  • Savage retires after 12 seasons -
  • Miami University 2005-06 Hockey Media Guide
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Up to date as of February 05, 2010

From Teletraan I: The Transformers Wiki


Brian Savage is the owner of Fun Publications, which has held the license to the name BotCon and its status as the Official Transformers Collectors' Convention, along with the license to the Official Transformers Collectors' Club, since 2005. Fun Publications was already the organizer of the official G.I. Joe Collectors' Convention and club, which apparently impressed Hasbro enough for them to offer Fun Publications the Transformers convention and club, as well.

Savage's tenure overseeing BotCon began with a number of changes to the convention. Most visibly, the name "Botcon" itself was restored as the title of the official convention, consigning the often-lampooned OTFCC to the rubbish bin.

The date of the convention was changed, prompting howls of outrage from the fandom. BotCon/OTFCC had previously been set around the end of July. The first two BotCons run by Fun Publications were scheduled in the fall; BotCon 2007 was in mid-summer to align with the release of the live-action movie; BotCon 2008 was scheduled for the spring.

Under Fun Publications, the number of convention-exclusive toys rose dramatically. The main toy offering each became a multi-toy boxed set, rather than one to three individually boxed toys. These boxed sets tend to run around $250 each, prompting more howls of outrage from the fandom, even though the per-toy cost is virtually unchanged from the days of 3H's tenure. Additional toys are typically sold at the convention itself; and preregistered attendees receive a bonus toy, often not revealed until the convention itself.

Other changes include pre-convention tours and activities in the host city, and expanded program of events at the convention itself, all of which have naturally been met with howls of outrage by the fandom.

Fun Publication's greater financial resources and/or business model seem to have granted it a greater pull with Hasbro than 3H enjoyed; the seemingly endless delays, changes, missed deadlines and cancellations that plagued 3H's later years have been far less common under Savage's run, though it should be noted that Fun Publications is not immune to the vagaries of being a small licensee to a major multinational corporation.

In early 2008, a number of the exclusive toys for the upcoming BotCon 2008 were stolen from Fun Publications' production run. By April, many had appeared for sale on eBay; the thefts were beginning to eat significantly into the numbers required to ensure Fun Publications would receive enough toys to cover their needs. A copy of an emailed letter that Brian Savage sent privately to fans in possession of stolen BotCon toys was posted publicly by one of the recipients on a Hong Kong newsgroup. He threatened legal action if the product he paid for was not returned to him within two days, so that he could have enough to sell to BotCon attendees. This move was characterized by some fans as a "rampage" and an "unprofessional public display" on the part of Savage... even though it was not made public by him.[1]

But geez, he mighta run it through a spell-check first.


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