Jacob was born to average parents, yetv with above average strength, and pyrokinisis. Frozen with a fear of rejection, Jacob gew up a smart, shy, reclusive bookworm. Following the death of his brother, Jacob's powers fully evoked, causing the destruction of half the school. Scared, Jacob received training from severeal metehumans before becoming the crimefighter known as: Firebolt!
Jacob is an extremely powerful pyrokinetic, able to control fire. His control even extends to being able to generate fire, andmaking fire immune to water. However, when completely under water, his powers have no effect.