The Monkey King

The Religious Affiliation of
The Monkey King

Religion: Taoist / Buddhist CBR Scale: M

Name: The Monkey King

Other Names: Sun Wukong

Classification: hero hero  

Publisher(s): unknown

First Appearance: Journey to the West (1592)

Creators: Wu Cheng'en

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

Number of Appearances: 157

   TV, Film Appearances: 156

   Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 1

Nation: China

Gender: male

Traditional Chinese folk tale character adapted in many comics, cartoons, live action TV series, films, etc. Aliases: Great Sage Equal of Heaven, King Monkey, King of the Apes, The immortal egg.

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This character is in the following 4 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Blood Syndicate
Dragon Lines #1 (May 1993): "The Year of the Monkey"
Journey to the West (1592) (lead character)

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