Religion: magician; ghost
Name: Gideon Blaine
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 4
Enemy of: Soul-Eater
Family/Relative: Mrs. Blaine (wife)
Note: 19th Century magician; sacrificed self to save Buck Cowan
When Gideon Blaine first appeared, he did not appear in his true form. He was a ghost inhabiting Marcosa House. Jack Russell and companions (including Buck Cowan and Topaz) came to Marcosa House to investigate paranormal phenomena there. Blaine appeared as the ghost of a Translyvanian peasant and claimed he was the spirit of the first person to become a werewolf under the familiar lycanthropy curse which Jack Russell inherited. At one point, Gideon Blaine's ghost even transformed into a werewolf and attacked Jack Russell and his friends.
Later the ghost of Gideon Blaine told them the truth about who he was - that he was a 19th Century magician whose beloved wife was killed by the evil and sadistic sorcerer Belaric Marcosa. In seeking vengeance, Gideon himself became one of Marcosa's many victims.
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