William Hand, the man who would soon be named Black Hand, was an inventive genius very fond of using old phrases and rhymes. William's family, the Hands, were renowned in Coastville a coast side, suburban city. Because he disliked his family, he thought the easiest way to distance himself from them, especially his three brothers (David, Peter and Joe), was to start a life of crime, after extensive study on other criminals, he became a villainous mastermind and was able to evade the police at every nook and cranny. After, he progressed into a costumed super villain, then gaining the name Black Hand.