The standard issue wrist com was primarily a means of one-to-one communication. A hero could use it to call another hero, and see them on screen. Not unlike the cell phones of the day, but more advanced, and designed with hero activity in mind.
They also had other features, such as a 'unit scan', allowing it to find other heroes in the area.
The screen showed a map of the area. After a second, the scan found a couple of units in the area, but even the closest was a few blocks away.
As she was focused at the screen, a rope suddenly appeared, wrapped around her wrists.
“A lasso?” she thought to herself in surprise. “No-- a noose!”
She look up from the screen to see five figures standing in front of her. All five of them wore executioner’s hoods of black cloth that covered their