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Marvel Origin of Hela

Hela (Origin) – Comic Basics

Origin of Hela Real Name: Hela First Appearance: Journey Into Mystery #102 (March 1964)  Powers: As an Asgardian, Hela possesses superhuman strength, durability, stamina, and endurance. She is able to telepathically communicate with the undead, can wield black magic, practices necromancy, is long-lived, apt in matter generation, and …

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Gamora

Gamora (Origin) – Comic Basics

Origin of Gamora Real Name: Gamora Zen Whoberi Ben Titan First Appearance: Strange Tales #180 (June 1975) Powers: Possesses superhuman strength, speed, durability, and agility. Is proficient is hand-to-hand combat and is one of the foremost assassins in the galaxy. Affiliation: Guardians of the Galaxy, Infinity Watch, United Front, …

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Vision

Vision (Origin) – Comic Basics

Origin of Vision Real Name: Victor Shade First Appearance: The Avengers #57 (October 1968) Powers: Possesses superhuman intelligence, strength, speed, and agility. Can also fly, control his own density, is able to regenerate and heal himself, is intangible, possesses technopathy, and can project blasts of solar energy. Affiliation: Avengers …

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Origin of Mantis

Mantis (Origin) – Comic Basics

Origin of Mantis Real Name: Brandt First Appearance: The Avengers #112 (June 1973) Powers: Possesses a high degree of empathy towards others. Is a master martial artist, is able to manipulate plant life, can astrally project, is able to telepathically communicate, has quickened healing, and can project energy.  …

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