|Alignment||Various groups/criminal organizations|
|Abilities/Powers||Various (depending on the Splicer type or abilities)|
Armored Splicers are the primary defensive force of most of the independent nations of Columbia and Rapture within the financially unified territories of the central North American/European industrial complex. Armored Splicers are also the main global exploratory scientific force after the American/Colombian war of 1912 then the Rapture interpolitical civil war in 1959.
Led and co-created by Elizabeth Comstock the First Daughter of Columbia, and co-designed by multiple scientists, designers and numerous philanthropic people within Rapture. Armored Splicers were created for the central purpose of creating a unifiing presence within the later annexed territories of the United States, central Europe and various countries in central America and Asia.