Optiman was the leader of the Justice 9.
A strange, noble alien visitor to Earth 36 with powers and abilities far beyond those of humanity. While the foremost hero of his world, even with the aid of his team Justice 9 he proved not to be the equal of the monstrous Superdoomsday of Earth 45, who killed and subsequently devoured the champion, leaving his allies in disarray. He was turned into a zombie by The Gentry during their attack on the Multiverse, battling Justice 9.
Powers and Abilities
- Vulnerability to K-Laser: Optiman was vulnerable to the hate-powered "K-Laser", his dimension's equivalent to Kryptonite.
- Optiman is an homage to Ultiman of Big Bang Comics, who was a pastiche of Superman.
- A hero of very similar appearance fought with the Supermen of the Multiverse against Mandrakk; this, alongside creator Evan Shaner's note of having to "update" Optiman's costume for his appearance in the Multiversity Guidebook, indicates he had a counterpart in the pre-Flashpoint Multiverse.
- The Multiversity Guidebook notes Optiman's "apparent" death at the hands of Superdoomsday, suggesting the possibility that he, like his Earth 0 counterpart, may have somehow survived or be capable of being resurrected from his evident demise.
- 2 Appearances of Optiman (Earth 36)
- 4 Images featuring Optiman (Earth 36)
- Quotations by or about Optiman (Earth 36)
- Character Gallery: Optiman (Earth 36)
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