Hall Of Shame: The Weirdest Comic Book Characters (Every Other Tuesday)

Characters Found In Various DC and Marvel Encyclopedias, comicvine.gamespot.com and John Morris’ book The League Of Regrettable Superheroes

Hello fellow comic book fans! It’s Tuesday, and you know what that means! Yes, it’s time to take a look at some more strange comic book characters. Now, grab your favorite graphic novel, and let’s begin!

  • Idiot Punisher Real Name: Desmond Kline Status: Wannabe Vigilante First Appeared: Punisher War Journal #62 (1994) Powers/Weapons: Owned several guns

Desmond Kline was a postal worker who idolized the Punisher. After his apparent death, Desmond created a makeshift costume, and tried to continue the Punisher’s work. Unfortunately, Desmond was incredibly stupid, and died during his first mission against a group of car thieves.


  • Killpower Real Name: Julius Mullarkey Status:  First Appeared: Motormouth #1 (1992) Powers: Skilled combatant, High-tech firearms, Prodigy with mechanical devices

Julius was an artificially engineered human who had his genes spliced with various animals. This made him an incredibly experienced assassin, however he retained the mind of a 10-year-old. He once teamed up with the Punisher, but was extremely disappointed when the mission was aborted. He now works with the British cyborg, Motormouth.


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