The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: Greco-Roman deity CBR Scale: D

Name: Hecate

Other Names: Queen of the Witches; Goddess of the Crossroads

Classification: supporting character supporting character   deity deity  

Publisher(s): Dark Horse Legend

First Appearance: Hellboy: Wake the Devil #3 (Aug. 1996): "Wake the Devil, Part Three"

Creators: Mike Mignola

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

Number of Appearances: 16

   Comic Book Appearances: 12

   TV, Film Appearances: 3

   Prose/Text Book/Story Appearances: 1

Enemy of: Hellboy

Dimension: Olympus

Race: Olympian

Gender: female

Note: goddess of moon; patron of witches

Hecate's name was invoked when the Defenders created (or re-created) Ardina by stabbing the Silver Surfer with a magic blade.

This character is in the following 2 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Hellboy: Wake the Devil #3 (Aug. 1996): "Wake the Devil, Part Three"
The Order (vol. 1) #4 (July 2002): "Norrin's Rib" (mentioned)

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