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Mercy Graves is the bodyguard to Lex Luthor, originally appearing as his personal assistant and a criminal in the DC Animated Universe. When first introduced in the comics, Mercy was originally revealed to be an Amazon in disguise working alongside her partner Hope Taya.

The character was then rebooted as the human assistant of Luthor. In the Prime Earth continuity, Mercy Graves was reinvented as an Asian-American woman who was turned into a cyborg with biomechanical physiology during the Lazarus Planet event. She has been a member of LexCorp, Project Cadmus and Infinity, Inc..

Mercy Graves was created by Bruce Timm and Paul Dini, first appearing in the Superman episode "A Little Piece of Home" (1996). Her first DC Comics appearance was during No Man's Land in Greg Rucka's Detective Comics #735 (1999).



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