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Speedball (Robbie Baldwin)

The Religious Affiliation of
Speedball
Robbie Baldwin

Religion: Presbyterian CBR Scale: I

Name: Speedball

Alter Ego: Robbie Baldwin

Other Names: Penance; Robert "Robbie" Baldwin; The Masked Marvel

Classification: hero hero  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: The Amazing Spider-Man Annual #22 (Sep. 1988): "Enter: Speedball! The Masked Marvel"

Creators: Steve Ditko, Tom DeFalco

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

Number of Appearances: 359

   Comic Book Appearances: 355

   TV, Film Appearances: 1

   Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 3

Teams/Affiliations: The New Warriors; The Thunderbolts; League of Losers

Occupation: intern, laboratory assistant, student

Birth Place: Springdale, Connecticut, USA

Race: white

Gender: male

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This character is in the following 108 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Amazing Spider-Man Annual #22 (Sep. 1988): "Enter: Speedball! The Masked Marvel"
Avengers Academy #1 (Aug. 2010): "Permanent Record"
Avengers/Invaders #1 (July 2008): "Book One: Old Soldiers, New Wars"
Avengers: The Initiative
Captain America (vol. 1) #352 (Apr. 1989): "Refuge"
Captain America Goes to War Against Drugs #2 (June 1993): "Drug Lords"
Captain America: Drug War #1 (Apr. 1994): "Drug Lords"
Civil War: Battle Damage Report #1 (Mar. 2007)
Civil War: Front Line
Contest of Champions II #3 (Oct. 1999): "Culling the Hero"
Darkhawk
Deadpool / GLI - Summer Fun Spectacular #1 (Sep. 2007): "Squirrel Girl Interludes"
Defenders (vol. 3) #4 (Dec. 2005): "It's Dormammu's World -- You're Just Living in It!" (alternative reality version)
I [heart] Marvel: Masked Intentions #1 (May 2006): "First Kiss" (lead character)
Marvel Age Annual #4 (Aug. 1988): "The Mystery of Crooked Face!" (lead character)
Marvel Comics Presents
Marvel Super-Heroes
Marvel Team-Up
Marvel Universe: Millennial Visions #1 (Feb. 2002): "The Godsend"
Maximum Security #3 (Jan. 2001): "Whatever the Cost!"
Moon Knight Saga (Oct. 2009) (1-panel cameo)
The New Warriors
Speedball
Spider-Boy Team-Up #1 (June 1997): "Too Many Heroes -- Too Little Time" (character based on)
Spider-Man and X-Factor: Shadowgames #1 (May 1994): "Shadow-Games" (cameo)
Thunderbolts
Thunderbolts: Breaking Point #1 (Jan. 2008): "Breaking Point"
Thunderbolts: Desperate Measures #1 (Sep. 2007): "Desperate Measures"
Thunderbolts: International Incident #1 (Apr. 2008): "International Incident"
Thunderbolts: Reason in Madness #1 (July 2008): "Reason in Madness"
Wolverine (vol. 2) #149 (Apr. 2000): "Resurrection"
X-Factor Annual #6 (1991): "Kings of Pain, Part 4: King of Pain"


Suggested links for further research about this character and the character's religious affiliation:
  - http://www.adherents.com/lit/comics/Penance.html
  - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robbie_Baldwin
  - http://www.comicvine.com/robbie-baldwin/29-2104/
  - http://comicbookdb.com/character.php?ID=406
  - http://comicbookdb.com/issue.php?ID=30825
  - https://www.comics.org/issue/83359/
  - http://www.comicboards.com/marvelguide/s4.html
  - http://www.comicboards.com/marvelguide/MC2Handbook/smc2.html
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/spasph.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/pbpep.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/nesnh.htm