6182 in-depth character profiles from comics, games, movies

Posts Tagged ‘ 1950s debut ’

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Jadis the White Witch


The evil bad magic queen witch in the 2005 movie adaptation of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. She's not a traditional spellcaster, though - more of a fighter.

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Bob Morane


Bob Morane is the main, most classic post-WWII adventure dime novels hero in Francophone literature. Here's an old but stiff okay-ish primer.

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Mortadelo


An absurd master of disguise and alleged agent type, from a classic Spanish comic series.

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Kra

(King of the alien robots)

The King of the Alien Robots ! 1950s enemy of the Challengers of the Unknown.

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Supermaid

(Lola Kent Olsen)

An imaginary future daughter of Silver Age Clark Kent and Lois Lane, with super-powers.

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Supergirl

(Kara Zor-El/Linda Danvers) (1980s profile)

This profile focuses on Supergirl (Kara Zor-El/Linda Danvers) during the early 1980s, and tangles with the difficult task of modelling her stats.

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Batwoman

(Kathy Kane) (Pre-Crisis)

The version of Batwoman seen in the funnies from the 1950s to the 1980s, with the yellow jumpsuit.

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Shield

(Lancelot Strong)

Archie / Red Circle Comics' second Shield. Namely Lancelot Strong, the 1959+ one. Enhanced strength and speed.

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Thing from Another World

(1951 movie version)

The one in the 1951 RKO movie, loosely based on the Who Goes There? novella. Old-fashioned horror movie alien and yes, it's green-skinned.

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Lightning Lad

(Pre-Reboot version)

Our first stab at this LSH founder, as a large article covering his various states from 1958 to 1994.

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Miracleman

(Alan Moore take)

The 1980s version of this important (and extremely powerful) character.

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Fighting American

(Nelson and John Flagg)

A somewhat goofy patriotic hero, based on the 1950s Simon and Kirby creation. A sort of Captain America pastiche.

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Killer Moth

(Post-Crisis version)

The version of Killer Moth who existed on DC Comics' New Earth as an obscure, loser villain before becoming Charaxes.

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Drabny


Obscure Silver Age DC Comics enemy of the Challs. Technology obtained through magic.

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Killer Shark

(General Haifisch)

A WWII enemy of the Blackhawk. Nazi elite soldiers with some super-strength.

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Avenger

(Femforce version)

The Avenger (Roger Brant) seen in the Femforce universe by AC Comics. Goody crime fighter with super-gun.

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Martian Manhunter


This entry is chiefly a modernization of the DC Heroes RPG stats for J'Onn, rather than an in-depth profile with all the things.

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