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This brought him into conflict with Black Lightning and Blue Devil. "Whale" would go on to be murdered and usurped by his uncle, who described his actions as a crime boss as "half-assed" and expressing embarrassment for having his identity stolen by such an uninspired crimelord. However, he respected him enough as a blood relative to kill him personally.
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- Tobias Whale was created by Tony Isabella and Trevor von Eeden, first appearing in Black Lightning #1. However, in the rebooted Prime Earth continuity his first appearance as part of the DC Universe is in Marc Andreyko and Robson Rocha's New 52 DC Universe Presents series.
- Despite merely being an impostor of his uncle Tobias Whale, he is nearly identical to Tobias Whale's New Earth counterpart in both physical appearance and characterization.
- 4 Appearances of Tobias Whale II (Prime Earth)
- 1 Images featuring Tobias Whale II (Prime Earth)
- 2 Quotations by or about Tobias Whale II (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Tobias Whale II (Prime Earth)