Per Degaton is a time-traveling super-villain and an enemy to the Justice Society. Having worked as a scientist during World War II, he learned the secrets of Time Travel, through the robot from the future, Mekanique. This ability allows him to exist independent to the Timestream. In addition to his powers he is also a highly skilled combatant, and a master strategist. He has been a member of the Injustice Society, Project M, Time Trust, and the Time Stealers.