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Medusa was a monster in Greek mythology.
She is a Gorgon with hair made of snakes, and a gaze that turns men to stone. This has made her an adversary to Batwoman.
Powers and Abilities
- Gorgon Physiology
- Divine Empowerment
- This character is an adaptation of Medusa, a character in traditional stories. These include, but may not be limited to religious texts, myth, and/or folk lore. More information on the original can be found at Wikipedia.org.
- Medusa was adapted by Kurt Schaffenberger, first appearing in Superman's Girl Friend, Lois Lane #52. However, in the Prime Earth continuity Medusa first appeared as part of the New 52 DC Universe in Batwoman (Volume 2) #11 by J.H. Williams III, W. Haden Blackman, and Trevor McCarthy.
- 7 Appearances of Medusa (Prime Earth)
- 5 Images featuring Medusa (Prime Earth)
- Quotations by or about Medusa (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Medusa (Prime Earth)
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