Ernesto Vincenzo Francisco Antonio Alejandro Mateo Rafael "Ernie" Cruz is the third-born child of Marisol Sanchez-Flores & the second-born child and second-born estranged son of Javier Hernandez, the step-son of Cameron Flores, the younger maternal half-brother of Bella Gonzalez, the younger brother of Tony Hernandez, the younger fraternal twin brother of Elena Hernandez, the older maternal half-brother of an Unborn Child, is a member of The Gem Warriors & is the keeper of The Blue Power Gem.
Powers & Abilities
Powers (via The Blue Power Gem)
After being chosen as the wielder of the Blue Power Gem, Ernie's DNA was altered and possesses the ability of superhuman strength, speed, agility, reflexes & the ability to project force fields.
- Superhuman Strength: Ernie has been given the ability to manipulate his density to have increased super strength. He first used this ability to punch three mutants away from him at the same time.
- Superhuman Speed: Ernie has been shown to have superhuman speed, as first shown when he ran away from mutants.
- Superhuman Agility: Ernie has a lot of acrobatic experience, that make him effective when he's fighting.
- Superhuman Reflexes: Ernie has superhuman reflexes as first shown when he dodged many punches and deflected many kicks.
- Force-Field Projection: Ernie has been shown to generate a neurokinetic force-field with a bright blue hue that he can use as an defensive strategy and an offensive strategy. Ernie first used this ability by accident when The Gem Warriors were all back to back and he made a barrier around them as mutants were about to blast them.