Father Lost (Character)

Father Lost
Father Lost

Publisher: DC Comics

Created by: Judd Winick

1st appearance: Batwing #13, 2012

Nationality: African

Team Affiliations: The Bringers

Legal Status: Unknown

Height:  5’11           Weight: 190 lbs

Eyes: Brown           Hair: Black

Relatives: Unknown

Skills and abilities: Skilled in necromancy and voodoo

Powers: His primary power appears to be mind control though it is in fact a form of blood magic which he uses to control the hearts and minds of those around him.


Like David Zavimbe/Batwing his parents died of AIDS when he was young and he wandered alone from village to village living off scraps. One day he met an old woman who told him he was special like her and taught him how to harness his fear and anger, to own it. Through this method he gained magic abilities which he strengthened by finding the people too afraid to unleash their anger and too guilty when they don’t and how to make their anger his own. Through this he can control the hearts and minds of others [Batwing #15].

With a new lease on life he traveled across Africa creating a cult to keep himself safe and powerful. Along the ay he killed and tortured members of Dawn’s military team this caused her to [Batwing #13]. His cult grew as did his powers while he spread death and violence everywhere. Pursued by Dawn he ran amok of David Zavimbe/Batwing though he managed to seriously wound Dawn in battle [Batwing #14].

David Zavimbe later defeated him after he found a way to sever Lost’s connection to his followers thus severing his power source. Lost was then turned over to the police force [Batwing #15].


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 Islandstage.net 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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