Liquid Man (Rex Rigid)

Liquid Man
Rex Rigid

Religion: not determined yet

Name: Liquid Man

Alter Ego: Rex Rigid

Other Names: Mr. Waterballoon; Mister Waterballoon; Liquid-Man; Professor Rigid

Classification: hero hero   scientist scientist  

Publisher(s): Kitchen Sink Press

First Appearance: Megaton Man (vol. 1) #1 (Nov. 1984): "They Call the Doctor... Software!"

Creators: Don Simpson

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

Number of Appearances: 5

Teams/Affiliations: The Megatropolis Quartet

Occupation: professor, scientist

Location: Megatropolis, Michigan, USA

Race: white

Gender: male

Note: parody of Mr. Fantastic

Although much older than her, Rex Rigid is married to See-Thru Girl.

Somewhat confusingly, Rex Rigid has two super-hero code names, which he apparently uses simultaneously. But Liquid Man (or sometimes "Liquid-Man") IS the same person as Mr. Waterballoon. Note that in panel 4 on page 4 of Megaton Man #1 (Nov. 1984), Megaton Man says: "Now what? I'm offbalance, careening headlong into Liquid-Man, alias Mister Waterballoon!"

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This character is in the following 15 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Don Simpson's Bizarre Heroes #1 (May 1994): "Nexus of the Worlds"
Megaton Man
Megaton Man Meets the Uncategorizable X+Thems #1 (Apr. 1989): "The Orginal Golden Age Megaton Man meets the Uncategorizable X+Thems!"
The Return of Megaton Man
Savage Dragon Vs. Savage Megaton Man #1 (Mar. 1993): "Savage Brawl"

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