Character Spotlight: Professor Zoom, the Reverse-Flash

What’s worse than an unfeeling killer? An unfeeling killer who has superspeed! One who can travel through time, vibrate through walls, and kill you in the blink of an eye. How did such a person come to be? Why is he like ...
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Ink Stains 93: Ultrazine 17

See early work by Mitch O’Connell, Mark Heike and more in issue 17 of Matt Bucher’s Ultrazine! Ultrazine 17: October 1979 Editor and publisher: Matt Bucher If you read this column regularly, you will have read one i...
by kenmeyerjr
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Character Spotlight: Elasti-Girl

No, not the character from that Pixar movie, she’s the original Elasti-Girl from Doom Patrol! I guess I should back up but thought that should get taken care of. She can grow and shrink to incredible sizes and even choose...
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Character Spotlight: Sam Wilson

The first African American hero and the second person to work side by side with Captain America and the longest one to work with him. Not only working side by side with but sometimes taking the mantle on himself. Sam Wilson has...
by Dr. Bustos
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Ink Stains 92: FOOM 4 and 5

FOOM, the Marvel fanzine, not only has in house fun from the Marvel staff and freelancers, but in these issues, a contest for fans! Fans that included future pros Steve Rude, Doug Hazlewood, and many more!
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Character Spotlight: Doctor Alchemy

Tyrant of transmutation. Foe to the Flash. Master of the elements. Doctor Alchemy has been a foe of the Flash for most of his career. Who is Doctor Alchemy and how did he come to be? Not one but three people have held the title...
by Dr. Bustos
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Character Spotlight: Matter-Eater Lad

We got a weird one folks. So weird was he it took years for writers to figure out what to do with him. Matter-Eater Lad does exactly what his name implies, he got on an intergalactic super team thanks to that power. How does so...
by Dr. Bustos
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Character Spotlight: Rip Hunter

A man out of time but always there in the nick of it. Able to move through history the way most people move through a room. A name unlikely the one he was born with. Capable of bringing other heroes to just the right time they ...
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Character Spotlight: Man-Bat

Creature of the night! Man-Bat is Gotham City’s take on the old werewolf mythos but it a batty twist. So how does one become a Man-Bat? What does one o while a Man-Bat? Detective work, probably. Let’s find out! Rebe...
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Character Spotlight: Metallo

  One of the few people who is a genuine threat to Superman and his Kryptonian family, yet never used in a movie. He could be a hero but his villainous side always wins out. A heart of Kryptonite fuels him and empowers him...
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Character Spotlight: Chameleon Boy

Able to shapeshift into all manner of creature and device. A brilliant detective. Sole survivor of his siblings from a grueling rite. Grand hero of the Legion of Super-Heroes. Chameleon Boy! But who is the person with attenae? ...
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Character Spotlight: J. Jonah Jameson

Self-made man. Father of heroes. Reporter. Mayor of New York. All titles J. Jonah Jameson can claim at one point in his life. A legend in his own time, which is no small feat when you live in world of super-powered people. How ...
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