The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: demon CBR Scale: D

Name: Shuma-Gorath

Other Names: He Who Sleeps But Shall Awake; Cthuma-Gurath; Lord of Chaos; The Unclosing Eye; The Writhing Devourer; The Many-Angled One; Lord Gorath

Classification: villain villain   deity deity  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: The Howard Collector #9, Spring 1967: "The Curse of the Golden Skull"

Creators: Robert E. Howard

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

Number of Appearances: 33

   Comic Book Appearances: 30

   Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 2

   Prose/Text Book/Story Appearances: 1

Teams/Affiliations: Old Ones

Enemy of: The Ancient One

Gender: not applicable

Note: Chthonic Lord of Chaos


This character is in the following 6 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Doctor Strange, Sorcerer Supreme
Fantastic Four Annual #23 (1990): "When Franklin Comes Marchin' Home"
Marvel Knights 4
Nightcrawler (vol. 1) #2 (Dec. 1985): "A Boggie Day in L'un Dun-T'wn" (character based on)

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