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Mister Fear (Marvel Comics) (Faggan)

Mister Fear

Alan Faggan

Power Level:
Game system: DC Heroes Role-Playing Game
  • Very early notes in frightful need of an update.


  • Real Name: Alan Faggan
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Known Relatives: Larry Cranston (uncle, deceased)
  • Group Affiliation: None
  • Base Of Operations: New York City
  • Height: 5’11” Weight: 165 lbs.
  • Eyes: Hazel Hair: Silver

Powers and Abilities

The newest Mister Fear is reasonably intelligent and ruthless, and has significant amounts of money. He would be little more than a local crime lord or white-collar criminal if he didn’t have the Mister Fear weaponry and Fear Compound – a chemical that induces unreasoning, crushing fear until purged from the body.


The original Mister Fear accidentally discovered the Fear Compound, and, creating his masked identity, joined up with Eel I and Ox I in fighting Daredevil. He was killed by Starr Saxon (the Machinesmith), who took his identity as Mister Fear II – but that was the fight in which he was killed by a fall, and started his existence as an android.

It was not over for the Mister Fear alter ego, however. A lawyer who hated Matt Murdock, and (correctly) though he was Daredevil, managed to take hold of the equipment – however, he too fell to his death. But even this didn’t mean there would be no more Mister Fear – Alan Fagan, a nephew of the lawyer, got hold of the Mister Fear equipment. He attempted to blackmail New York with a tacnuke, but was stopped by Spider-Man and Hawkeye.


See illustration.


A quasi-cinematic baddie, his plans hinge on the use of fear and intimidation to reap power.

DC Universe History

Mister Fear is a very minor villain – he might have been one of these anecdotal Teen Titans foes.


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Mister Fear IV

Dex: 03 Str: 03 Bod: 03 Motivation: Power
Int: 05 Wil: 04 Min: 04 Occupation: Businessman
Inf: 04 Aur: 03 Spi: 04 Resources: 07
Init: 012 HP: 020

Skills: Detective (law): 03, Vehicles (land): 02, Weaponry (Mister Fear gun and ring): 05

Advantages: Expertise (business)

Drawbacks: Not really


  • PELLET GUN [BODY 03, Fog: 04, Bonus : the Fear Compound can be spread into the Fog, Limitation : the Fear Compound can then be resisted with Sealed Systems and/or Systemic Antidote]
  • INJECTOR RING [BODY 07, EV 03, Bonus : will not affect targets with a BODY of 8+ (cannot penetrate the skin), Fear Compound can be resisted via Systemic Antidote]
  • FEAR COMPOUND [Phobia: 16, Note: is opposed by MIN/BODY]
  • COSTUME [/BODY/ 05, Sealed systems: 12]

By Sébastien Andrivet

Source of Character: Marvel Universe

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