Name: El Carim
Alter Ego: Yasser El Karim
Other Names: El Carim, Master of Magic; Master of Magic
First Appearance: Master Comics #1 (Mar. 1940): "The Search For Harrington Grey"
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 32
Born in Cairo, Egypt, El Karim is a fourth generation scholar of antiquities and dead languages stretching back to the Napoleonic invasion of Egypt in 1807. He came to Miskatonic University in 1940 to help translate a copy of the dreaded Necronomicon written by Ras-al-Ghul in c.779 AD. He is a trained and talented mage.
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