Who’s Your Favorite Character You’d Consider to Be “Obscure”?

Wow. Memory lane . . . Amazing how many obscure characters in the DC Universe. If not already previously mentioned my favorite obscure characters are
Kamandi (have all of his appearances collected since DC/Jack Kirby came up with their take on Planet of the Apes)
Giovanni Zatara (favorite story ‘about him’ Zatanna’s Search)
and Me
Space Marine Commander Marty Travis (from the pages of Mystery in Space)

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I saw the McFarlane is launching an Azrael White Knight figure. Definitely on my pre-order list.

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I always forget to mention Tiger Shark on these type of threads. Idk why but I love when he appears in a story. I think it’s great when other people talk for him in the 3rd person. Whatever that makes it? 3rd person omniscient? That’s the only category of 3rd person I I can think of & don’t wanna Google lol.

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Great mr. fixit character. Responsible for plenty of those wonderful toys.

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I love komand’r ,she’s actually got a decent amount out there if u look, but I take your point. She’s not a character most would consider popular, unless u know her.

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Have u ever been into Helix? Or just the newer version of Mr. Bones? I love Helix.

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@capo-mage,

I’m an Infinity, Inc. fan, so I definitely have a soft spot for Helix. Despite the team’s overall wackiness, the characters made for an interesting misfit family. Helix must have been popular with readers, because they appeared in several issues. In case you’re not aware, Roy Thomas had plans for a Helix series, which would have served as a replacement for the just-concluded Infinity, Inc. book. Thomas mentioned the Helix series in the letters column for Infinity Inc. #53 (the series’ final issue).

Obviously, the Helix series must have fallen into “development hell,” but I was looking forward to it.

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I didn’t know that. Awesome to meet a fellow Helix/infinity inc 84’ fan. Or just infinity inc. I guess. Thanks for the info. Sorry for the delay. I was playing the Mafia game & my notices got buried. Just digging em out now. I love that Mr. Bones used to rhyme like Etrigan.

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I would’ve really liked to have read a helix series, it could’ve been interesting to see the journeys of all the characters. Mr Bones’ arch was the one I was most interested in, obvi, but the others should’ve gotten some love too…

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I love a good redemption story, so Mr bones’ journey to leadership of the DEO was cool. In the post-new 52 continuity, he seems like the natural choice to replace the Wall as director of task force x, or take a leadership role in Checkmate, etc…

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Animal Man just popped up in the last issue of Justice League Dark, #20.

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Bobo, Detective Chimp

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One of my favorite characters in general is The Question, although I’d say he is more a cult favorite than obscure. As for actual obscurity, Andrew Bennett is a cool character, but I wish his current look had a bit more class.


-M

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The original Black Racer is definitely one of my favorites.
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-Jack

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I think to the general public my fave is Deadman or Booster Gold, but to comic fans my favorite is Frankenstein and the agents of S.H.A.D.E.

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Oh SNAP. I need to catch up on that then. Thanks for the tip

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I guess that would depend on what you mean by obscure, you mean to comic readers or the public in general. If you mean the public in general I’d say Earth’s Green lanterns. For comic readers I can’t think of one since I’ve mostly been reading popular comics.

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Goth.

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Más y Menos.

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@Mr.Robotman Didn’t they get some notoriety from the original Teen Titans cartoon? I don’t watch Teen Titans Go! so I don’t know if they show up there.

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