Menzin Bakian (Character)


Publisher: Marvel Comics

Alias: Nova

Created by: Gerry Dugan and Dustin Weaver

1st appearance: The Infinity Gauntlet #1, 2015

Nationality: Unknown

Team Affiliations: The Nova Corps

Legal Status: Unknown

Height: 6’1                    Weight: 220 lbs

Eyes: Brown                   Hair: Black

Relatives: Unnamed Mother (Deceased), Grandpa Bakian (Father in Law, Deceased), Eve Bakian (Wife), Fayne Bakian (Daughter), Anwen Bakian (Daughter)

Skills and abilities: Unknown

Powers: The Nova helmet grants certain special powers and abilities, including super strength, super speed, flight, energy projection & absorption, and the creation of force fields.


Described as the son grandfather never had. He fell in love with Eve and they started a family producing two daughters Anwen and Fayne. When Eve was chosen as a member of the Nova Corps he remained on the planet to stay with their daughters. He lost an eye as a result of bug attacks. When the attacks became severe the family was saved by a returned Eve Menzin who granted the whole family Nova Corps powers and trained them on spot [Secret Wars: Infinity Gauntlet #1-#2].


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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