6167 in-depth character profiles from comics, games, movies

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Kambal


Magical demi-gods of war acting as bodyguards to Alexandra Trese in the eponymous Filipino comic books.

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Jinx


An evil sorceress from India who clashed many times with the Titans and other teams, often as a member of the Fearsome Five. She's a cruel one whose magic can hit like a mother.

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Selene the Black Queen

(Profile #1 - Classic)

An interesting (and potent) foe of the X-Men and New Mutants. An immortal psychic mutant vampire sorceress queen, give or take.

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Arnim Zola


Obviously, Arnim Zola's profile comes with material about his many monsters and biological inventions.

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Dhalsim

(Tom's profile)

A different, more modern profile for this classic Street Fighter character.

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Ironbar


A minor watchman and enforcer with a gift for survival, played by Angry Anderson in the second Mad Max movie back in the days.

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Zsa Zsa Zaturnnah

(Ze moveeh and musical)

A spoof of Filipina super-heroine Darna, with added gender bending. A sort of goofy Captain Marvel figure.

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Darna

(Narda)

The national Filipina super-heroine - a sort of Captain Marvel (Billy Batson) figure. Our notes about the different versions of the character we're aware of.

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Cobra

(Klaus Voorhees (profile #1 - Classic))

The Cobra (Klaus Voorhees)'s entire Marvel career until he becomes King Cobra.

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Grail

(Joel Alonday)

From the Wetworks super-commando team. Hand-to-hand combat expert.

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Elektra


A gisted profile for Elektra, drawing chiefly from the Rucka run and Miller's Elektra: Assassin. Possibly the best human assassin in the world.

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Baron Bedlam


A minor Outsiders villain from the 1980s - primarily a manipulator and demagogue. The profile includes a discussion of Markovia, because *that* made no sense whatsoever.

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Silhouette

(Ursula Zandt)

What we know about minor Watchmen character The Silhouette, a member of the Minutemen.

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Dovecote


Seen in an old Captain America story, it is a secret, super-secure safehouse for hire.

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Harpi

(Angelika Bal)

From forgotten 1980s DC team the Hybrid. Flight, eyebeams, claws, strength...

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Gorgon

(Adonis Bal)

From the Hybrid, an interesting team of Teen Titans opponents.

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King Tiger


A demon hunter ! A martial artist ! An occultist ! A mystical archer ! A gunfighter ! He does it all !

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Cedric

(Fight for Tomorrow)

Young muay thai champion and former child slave. From the DC/Vertigo comics limited series Fight for Tomorrow.

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Hansel and Gretel

(Black Lagoon)

Massacre-addicted 12-year old psycho-killers with heavy weaponry. From the Black Lagoon manga/anime.

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Asia Minor


A complicated drugs dealer leaving in the mystically crucial city of Bête Noire. From the Fallen Angel series.

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Quicksilver

(Ultimate version)

That's the Ultimate Comics version of Quicksilver, early during that imprint's life.

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Kam


Expert bodyguard and agent with low superhuman powers. Quite dangerous. Mercenary.

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Ideal


An original Cuban super-hero, based on a stillborn Ultraverse Comics creation. Versatile but brief-lived magical enhancements.

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Ghoul

(Anthony O'Hare)

Super-tough brawler from an undeath-themed super-villains team.

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Brother Voodoo

(Dr. Jericho Drumm)

One of the B-list good magicians on Marvel Earth. All the meanies make fun of him, but he's pretty cool.

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