Hired by Fritz Krotze to steal the designs for the Mark 2 MAX armor. Johnson took it upon himself to kill Dr. Karl Swenson. Unfortunatly Johnson was unable to find the design before Jennifer Swensen. After her escape with the Mark 2 MAX Armor, Krotze sent Johnson in the Mark 1 MAX Armor to retreive the Mark 2. The Mark 1 was no challange for the Mark 2 armor however Johnson did put a grand fight he was put down with a crushing blow to the helmet's systems.
Later, Johnson would try to blackmail Fritz Krotze into a larger payday by threatening to go to the police regarding the murder of Dr. Karl Swensen. Krotze then personally killed Johnson using a high powered laser in the laboratories at Krotze International.