Name: Franklin Richards
Other Names: Franklin Benjamin Richards; Tattletale; Psi-Lord; Messianic Franklin; Avatar; Ego-Spawn; Psilord; Zero Man
First Appearance: Fantastic Four Annual #6 (Nov. 1968): "Let There Be... Life!"
First Appearance (Additional Details): (as Psi-Lord, MC-2) What If...? (vol. 2) #105 (Feb. 1998): "Legacy...."
Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes
Number of Appearances: 650
Comic Book Appearances: 648
TV, Film Appearances: 1
Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 1
Fantastic Four #245 (Aug. 1982): When young child Franklin Richards lost control of his powers, he appeared as virtually omnipotent adult form of himself as Messianic Franklin and later (in Fantastic Force #s 10-12) as "Avatar." Had vast ability to manipulate energy.
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