The Spear (Character)

Created by: Don McGregor and Frank Robbins

1st appearance: Power Man #33, 1976

Nationality: American

Team Affiliations: The Hood’s gang

Legal Status: US citizen with a criminal record

Height: 6’1              Weight: 210 lbs

Eyes: Unknown           Hair: unknown

Relatives: Jack Daniels (father, deceased), Mrs. Daniels (Mother), Mangler (Brother)

Skills and abilities: Skilled hand to hand combatant.

Powers: None. He uses a variety of spears with varying effects.


When his father, a professional wrestler fell sick and lay dying he agreed to an experimental treatment in hopes of saving his life. It failed however and he was killed. This left his mother near comatose and left him and his brother longing for revenge. He became the Spear to avenge his father’s death by killing the man responsible. He fought Luke Cage in his bid for revenge and was defeated and jailed. He later returned to a life of crime alongside Deadly Nightshade, Mr. Fish, Chemistro, Cheshire etc. He recently fought both the New Power Man and Misty Knight during Spider-Island.


I'm a Caribbean born Lecturer, Multidisciplinary specialist/Androgogue/Philosophical Pedagogue; with backgrounds in Philosophy, Social Studies and Geography; founder/CEO of World of Black Heroes, freelance writer and all around comic book geek. I enjoy a good book, video games, movies and most of all fatherhood. Written credits include work for where my writing inspired the music compiliation "Kindah" available in multiple languages on Itunes, The Caribbean Journal of Education, The University of the west indies, Comicvine, Independent comics etc.

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