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|As a result of the New 52 in 2011, the entire line of DC characters was relaunched, incorporating properties belonging to the company's imprints: Wildstorm, Milestone, and Vertigo. As such, elements of this character's history have been altered in some way from the previous incarnation's. For a complete list of all versions of this character, see our disambiguation page.|
- 'Cuz these dogs know their days are numbered. And you must pay the BLUE DEVIL his due!
- -- Blue Devil src
Daniel is a descendant of the Cassidy family, who for years have kept humanity safe from dangerous artifacts by sucking the belief (Which powers magic) out of them. His grandfather, Liam, who had this legacy passed on to him by previous family members, cheapened the artifacts by making cheap and silly horror movies focusing on them, making people laugh at them instead of believing in them. Daniel eventually started wearing the Blue Devil suit to fight crime, which was later discovered to be the cut off skin of the demon Nebiros. Daniel's grandfather was later murdered by Tobias Whale's men. Angry, Daniel teamed up with the Black Lightning to stop Whale, who at the time was working with non other than Nebiros himself. After stoping the two, Daniel kept being the Blue Devil.
- Blue Devil Suit: The Blue Devil Suit was originally the skin of a daemon named Nebiros until it was cut from Nebiros' body by the daemon named Etrigan.
- Blue Devil (Daniel Cassidy) was created by Dan Mishkin, Gary Cohn and Paris Cullins, first appearing in Firestorm Vol 2. However, in the rebooted Prime Earth continuity his first appearance as part of the DC Universe is in Marc Andreyko and Robson Rocha's New 52 DC Universe Presents series.
- 23 Appearances of Daniel Cassidy (Prime Earth)
- 5 Images featuring Daniel Cassidy (Prime Earth)
- 4 Quotations by or about Daniel Cassidy (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Daniel Cassidy (Prime Earth)