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She did not rule for long, as she had Darkseid's first love Suli killed, to replace her with Heggra's own choice for his mate: Tigra. This was the final impetus that Darkseid needed to hate and kill his own mother. Darkseid sent Granny to assassinate her.
Heggra had studied the DNA of the New Gods and codified them in the Book of Bloodlines; which had lead to her choice of Tigra over Suli, and ultimately the birth of Darkseid and Tigra's son Orion. This book was passed on secretly to Granny Goodness in Heggra's dying moments as Granny throttled her; and she pleaded with Granny to use the information within.
Book of Bloodlines
- Heggra was created by Jack Kirby, first appearing in New Gods #7. However, in the Prime Earth continuity, Heggra first appeared as part of the New 52 DC Universe in Female Furies #1 by Cecil Castellucci and Adriana Melo.
- Jack Kirby's Fourth World Recommended Reading:
- Forever People (Volume 1)
- Forever People (Volume 2)
- Mister Miracle (Volume 1)
- Mister Miracle (Volume 2)
- Mister Miracle (Volume 3)
- Mister Miracle (Volume 4)
- Seven Soldiers: Mister Miracle (Volume 1)
- New Gods (Volume 1)
- New Gods (Volume 2)
- New Gods (Volume 3)
- New Gods (Volume 4)
- Orion (Volume 1)
- Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Volume 1): issues #133-#148
- Jack Kirby's Fourth World (Volume 1)
- Death of the New Gods (Volume 1)
- DC Graphic Novel #4
- Genesis (Volume 1)
- 2 Appearances of Heggra (Prime Earth)
- 1 Images featuring Heggra (Prime Earth)
- 1 Quotations by or about Heggra (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Heggra (Prime Earth)
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|Jack Kirby's Fourth World |
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