Bullseye (Benjamin Poindexter)

The Religious Affiliation of
Benjamin Poindexter

Religion: Catholic (nominal); nihilist CBR Scale: I

Name: Bullseye

Alter Ego: Benjamin Poindexter

Other Names: Hawkeye; Lester; Bullseye II; Leonard; Benjamin Pondexter; Ben Pondexter; Pigseye; Mr. Pondexter

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Daredevil (vol. 1) #131 (Mar. 1976): "Watch Out For Bullseye, He Never Misses!"

Creators: Marv Wolfman, Bob Brown, Klaus Janson

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

Number of Appearances: 243

   Comic Book Appearances: 239

   TV, Film Appearances: 2

   Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 2

Teams/Affiliations: Dark Avengers; The Thunderbolts

Enemy of: Daredevil

Occupation: assassin, athlete, mercenary

Worked for: The Kingpin, Eric Slaughter

Race: white

Gender: male

Note: former baseball pitcher

Since his introduction, Bullseye was primarily been known only by his codename: "Bullseye." He we was sometimes referred to as "Lester," and sometimes by some other names, including "Benjamin Poindexter." It was not clear which of these, if any, was his actual birth name. These may have been aliases.

The "Ares War Plan Transcript" text-based story (or dialogue, really) published in Siege #1 (Mar. 2010) explicitly identifies Bullseye's name as "Benjamin Poindexter." While this may not be "proof" that this is Bullseye's actual birth name, it is presented as an official document prepared by U.S. government authorities with the highest possible security access. We have decided to use this name - "Benjamin Poindexter" - in the "real name" field for Bullseye.

Bullseye (Benjamin Poindexter) Bullseye (Benjamin Poindexter)

This character is in the following 127 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Amazing Spider-Man
Assassins #1 (Apr. 1996): "Political Suicide" (character based on)
Avengers Assemble (vol. 1) #1 (July 2010)
Bullseye: Greatest Hits #1 (Nov. 2004): "Part One: The Last Place On Earth" (lead character)
Captain America
Captain America: The Legend #1 (Sep. 1996)
Civil War: Battle Damage Report #1 (Mar. 2007)
The Daredevils
Dark Avengers
Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Exodus #1 (Nov. 2009): "Utopia: Conclusion"
Dark Avengers/Uncanny X-Men: Utopia #1 (Aug. 2009): "Utopia: Part 1"
Dark Reign Files #1 (Apr. 2009)
Dark Reign: The List - Avengers #1 (Nov. 2009) (3-panel cameo)
Dark Reign: Young Avengers
Dark Wolverine
Dark X-Men
Dark X-Men: The Beginning
Deadpool (vol. 3) #900 (Dec. 2009): "One Down" (1-panel cameo)
Heroes for Hire (vol. 2) #2 (Nov. 2006): "Taking it to the Streets, Part 2" (photo/picture/video)
I [heart] Marvel: Outlaw Love #1 (Apr. 2006): "Outlaw Love Means Never Having to Say You're Sorry"
Identity Disc
Marvel Knights 4 #24 (Jan. 2006): "Impossible Things Happen Every Day, Part 2" (photo/picture/video)
Marvel Knights Spider-Man #18 (Nov. 2005): "Wild Blue Yonder: Conclusion" (mentioned)
Marvel Knights: Millennial Visions #1 (Feb. 2002): "The Accurate Assassin" (lead character)
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (24 Oct. 2006)
Moon Knight Saga (Oct. 2009) (mentioned)
Ms. Marvel
The New Avengers
Punisher (vol. 8) #1 (Mar. 2009): "The Punisher Saga"
Thunderbolts: Desperate Measures #1 (Sep. 2007): "Desperate Measures"
Uncanny X-Men
Vengeance of the Moon Knight #1 (Nov. 2009): "Shock and Awe: Chapter 1: The White Knight" (photo/picture/video)

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