Religion: Mayan deity
Alter Ego: Mictlantechulti
Other Names: Ah Puch; Hunhau; Cumhau; Ah Kinchel; Au Puch
First Appearance: Thor Annual #10 (Nov. 1982): "A Time To Die!"
Number of Appearances: 4
Foe of: The Phantom Stranger
Note: Mayan god of death; son of Tezcatlipoca
Because Ahpuch is a traditional Mayan deity, he is considered a "public domain" character, and can be used by any publisher. The first time Ahpuch appeared in a Marvel comic was in Thor Annual #10 (Aug. 1982). The first time he appeared in a DC comic was in the story titled "Can't Judge A Book...", published in Action Comics #613 (16 Aug. 1988).
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