The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: mystic deity CBR Scale: D

Name: Oshtur

Classification: deity deity  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: (invoked) Strange Tales (vol. 1) #115; (seen) Marvel Premiere #5 (Nov. 1972): "The Lurker in the Labyrinth"; (alternatively listed first appearance) Strange Tales #120

            NOTE: This is our current best assessment of the first appearance of this character, but this has been flagged in our database as uncertain.

Creators: Stan Lee, Jack Kirby

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

Number of Appearances: 9

Teams/Affiliations: Vishanti

Gender: female


This character is in the following 7 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Fantastic Four Annual #23 (1990): "When Franklin Comes Marchin' Home"
Marvel Double-Shot #4 (Apr. 2003): "The Bottle Imp!" (mentioned)
Marvel Graphic Novel #49 (1989): "Doctor Strange and Doctor Doom: Triumph and Torment"
Marvel Premiere #5 (Nov. 1972): "The Lurker in the Labyrinth"
The New Avengers (vol. 2) #7 (Feb. 2011) (mentioned)
Nextwave: Agents of H.A.T.E. #7 (Sep. 2006) (mentioned)
The Secret Defenders #25 (Mar. 1995): "Final Defense, Part 4: Dead on Arrival"

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