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Ahpuch (Mictlantechulti)

The Religious Affiliation of
Ahpuch
Mictlantechulti

Religion: Mayan deity CBR Scale: D

Name: Ahpuch

Alter Ego: Mictlantechulti

Other Names: Ah Puch; Hunhau; Cumhau; Ah Kinchel; Au Puch

Classification: deity deity  

Publisher(s): Marvel DC

First Appearance: Thor Annual #10 (Nov. 1982): "A Time to Die!"

Creators: Mark Gruenwald, Alan Zelenetz, Bob Hall, Rick Bryant, Joe Rubinstein, Andy Mushynsky, Al Gordon, Kevin Dzuban

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

Number of Appearances: 4

Enemy of: The Phantom Stranger

Gender: male

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).


This character is in the following story which has been indexed by this website:
Thor Annual #10 (Nov. 1982): "A Time to Die!"


Suggested links for further research about this character and the character's religious affiliation:
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/Appendix/ahpuch.htm
  - http://www.dcuguide.com/who.php?name=ahpuch
  - http://comicbookdb.com/character.php?ID=15991
  - http://www.randomlongbox.com/2009/08/phantom-strangerstarring-in-action_28.html
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/ahai.htm
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/matmaz.htm
  - https://www.comics.org/issue/35971/
  - http://comicbookdb.com/issue.php?ID=37286
  - http://comicbookdb.com/issue.php?ID=51331
  - https://www.comics.org/issue/44885/