5908 in-depth character profiles from comics, games, movies

Fawcett's Invisible Man not being invisible

Invisible Man

Fawcett comics

Power Level:
Game system: DC Heroes Role-Playing Game


  • Real Name: Unrevealed
  • Marital Status: Single
  • Known Relatives: None
  • Group Affiliation: None
  • Base Of Operations: Midtown

Powers and Abilities

He can turn invisible. The source of this power is never explained. He might have Gadgetry and/or Scientist, but he seems more like a dumb gangster who may have forced some other scientist to hand over such a discovery.


AFAIK, this Invisible Man only appeared in America’s Greatest Comics #1, where he begins a crime spree that Bulletman is helpless to stop.

Eventually, Bulletman and Bulletgirl disguise themselves as old folks and hitch a ride with a gold bullion carrying truck, to guard it from the Invisible Man.

Despite their presence, the Invisible Man steals the truck. However, they are able to track one of his goons back to their secret lair. The Bullets smash through the mountainside, thrash the gang, and defeat the Invisible Man by turning out the lights.


None. He’s invisible. 🙂

Well, when he’s not invisible, he looks like a normal guy in a suit and hat. He may have been intended to be Asian though – it’s not clear on some panels.


“Nobody can catch me—I’m the Invisible Man !”

DC Universe History

In the post-Crisis Universe, the Invisible Man would easily have remained a Bulletman and Bulletgirl foe.


Game Stats — DC Heroes RPG Print Friendly

Tell me more about the game stats

The Invisible Man

Dex: 03 Str: 02 Bod: 02 Motivation: Mercenary
Int: 04 Wil: 04 Min: 04 Occupation: Gang boss
Inf: 03 Aur: 05 Spi: 05 Resources {or Wealth}: 04
Init: 010 HP: 035

Powers: Invisibility: 12

Bonuses and Limitations:

  • Invisibility only works in reasonably well-lit areas because it works by bending light
  • Furthermore, there is a strange glow surrounding him whenever he becomes visible (or partially visible)

Skills: Vehicles (land)*: 03, Weaponry*: 03

Advantages: Goons, HQ (confined: interior of mountain)

Equipment: Handgun [BODY 04, Projectile weapon: 04, Ammo 07, R#3]

By Sean MacDonald

Source of Character: Golden Age Fawcett Comics, which might be considered DCU

Helper(s): Sébastien Andrivet

Writeups.org is a non-commercial, community site

We chat and work at the DC Heroes Yahoo! group .