Religion: Celtic pagan demigod
Other Names: Cuchulain; Setanta; Chulain; Irish Wolfhound
First Appearance: Thor: Blood Oath #4 (Jan. 2006)
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 4
Teams/Affiliations: Guardians of the Galaxy
Note: charged with protecting ancient Book of Kells
Cuchulainn originates in Irish legends and stories which are set in the 1st Century B.C. in Ireland. These stories date back to around 1000 A.D.
In comics, Cuchulainn is an ancient Celtic warrior revived in the 31st Century by the Guardians of the Galaxy, many centuries after he first walked the Earth. Uses the spear Gae-Bolg.
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