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Folded Man is the name of two supervillains from the DC Universe. The first Folded Man is Edwin Gauss, an enemy of the Flash with a suit that gives him the ability to travel between dimensions, shifting his body from 3-D to a 2-D or even 4-D body.

The second Folded Man is Xolani, a low class thief that operated in the Southern part of Africa in the year 1883 until he was contacted by the Reverse-Flash to join the Acolytes of Zoom in his mission for a "better future" by defeating the Flash. This version of the character was a Speed Force Conduit who was gifted with the power of Teleportation and contort his body to unimaginable proportions.

Edwin Gauss was created by Brian Augustyn, Mark Waid, and Paul Pelletier, first appearing in The Flash  (Volume 2) #153 (1999). Xolani was created by Van Jensen, first appearing in The Flash Annual (Volume 4) #4 (2015).




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