Religion: temporarily became follower of Thor
Name: Absorbing Man
Alter Ego: Crusher Creel
Other Names: Carl "Crusher" Creel; Rocky Davis; Lightningbolt; Lightningbolt II; #24957 (prison number); Dynamite Davis
First Appearance: Daredevil (vol. 1) #1 (Apr. 1964): "The Origin of Daredevil"
First Appearance (Additional Details): (as Rocky Davis) Daredevil (vol. 1) #1 (Apr. 1964): "The Origin of Daredevil"; (as Absorbing Man) Journey Into Mystery (vol. 1) #114 (Mar. 1965): "The Stronger I Am, the Sooner I Die!"; (as Lightning Bolt) The Amazing Spider-Man (vol. 1) #429 (Dec. 1997): "The Price!"
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 270
Comic Book Appearances: 268
TV, Film Appearances: 1
Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 1
Teams/Affiliations: The Masters of Evil
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