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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. For a complete list of all versions of this character, see our disambiguation page.|
- History, they say...is written by the victor. Yeah...someone says that and they're a mook who ain't been paying attention. History's written by those you never actually see....
- — King Faraday src
Powers and Abilities
- Unique Physiology: Faraday's physiology was altered by the Red Wave infection he contracted in the 1950's.
- King Faraday was created by Robert Kanigher and Carmine Infantino, first appearing in Danger Trail #1. However, in the Prime Earth continuity, King Faraday first appeared as part of The New 52 DC Universe in Infinity Man and the Forever People #6 by Keith Giffen, Dan DiDio, Tom Grummett and Daniel HDR.
- The Post-Flashpoint incarnation of King Faraday was subject to a retcon following his initial appearance. The DC Rebirth version of the character first appeared in Suicide Squad (Volume 5) #27 by Rob Williams, Barnaby Bagenda and Wilfredo Torres.
- 20 Appearances of King Faraday (Prime Earth)
- 1 Images featuring King Faraday (Prime Earth)
- 2 Quotations by or about King Faraday (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: King Faraday (Prime Earth)
|Checkmate Member |
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Suicide Squad member