The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: abstract entity CBR Scale: D

Name: Famine

Other Names: Hunger; Hungry

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Doctor Strange (vol. 2) #4 (Oct. 1974): "...Where Bound'ries...Decay"

First Appearance (Additional Details): (as "Hunger") Heroes for Hope Starring the X-Men #1 (Dec. 1985)

Creators: Steve Englehart, Frank Brunner, Dick Giordano, Crusty Bunkers

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

Number of Appearances: 3

Enemy of: Doctor Strange, X-Men

Ally: Death

Gender: not applicable

Note: actual embodiment of famine, hunger

Famine, the actual embodiment of famine, brought Doctor Strange to the portal of Death. Later, "Hunger" challenged the X-Men (in X-Men: Heroes for Hope, published in December 1985). Hunger, who was the embodiment of hunger, can be presumed to be the same "character" or being as Famine.

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Doctor Strange (vol. 2) #4 (Oct. 1974): "...Where Bound'ries...Decay"

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