Name: Messianic figure
First Appearance: The Avengers (vol. 1) #178 (Late Oct. 1992): "The Martyr Perplex!"
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 1
A hologram, illusion, robot, or other, it appeared before the Manipulator's victims, claiming to be dying to save them from themselves. It confronted the Beast before being seemingly consumed by a lighting bolt, and later before agents Marsden and Stern.
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