The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: Chinese traditional religion dragon demon CBR Scale: D

Name: Pixiu

Classification: supporting character supporting character  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Heroes for Hire (vol. 2) #2 (Nov. 2006): "Taking it to the Streets, Part 2"

Creators: Justin Gray, Jimmy Palmiotti, Billy Tucci, Tom Palmer, Francis Portela

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 1

Enemy of: Captain America

Ally: Mister Qui

Nation: China; USA

Gender: male

Note: mystic creature

The Pixiu had violated a law of Heaven, so the Chinese deity punished it by restricting its diet to gold. Mister Qui was one of ten Chosen Ones who climbed the Xian Ghost Mountain and stole the Pixiu egg. Qui was the last survivor of this group. He used the now-grown Pixiu to help Colleen Wing and the Heroes for Hire locate the fugitive Captain America.

This character is in the following 2 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Heroes for Hire

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