Dr. Arcane (Anton Arcane)

The Religious Affiliation of
Dr. Arcane
Anton Arcane

Religion: Nazi (former); occult/sorcery; demon; Catholic (convert) CBR Scale: S

Name: Dr. Arcane

Alter Ego: Anton Arcane

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): DC

First Appearance: Swamp Thing (vol. 1) #2 (Dec. 1972 - Jan. 1973): "The Man Who Wanted Forever"

Creators: Len Wein, Bernie Wrightson

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

Number of Appearances: 112

   Comic Book Appearances: 39

   TV, Film Appearances: 73

Enemy of: Swamp Thing

Gender: male

Scientist and amateur magician from a Balkan nation who was fueled by two desires: the achievement of power, and eternal life. During World War II, he allied himself with the Nazis, but when that did not pay off, he went deeper into the world of sorcery... became a minor demon of Beelzebub; redeemed himself, became Catholic and a force for good.

Dr. Arcane (Anton Arcane)

This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Swamp Thing (vol. 1) #2 (Dec. 1972 - Jan. 1973): "The Man Who Wanted Forever"

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