Real Name: Edward Blake
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Blake has the powers and abilities of an adult male in top physical shape.
He was a member of the Minutemen. During the Vietnam war Blake fought with the US army, participating in the burning and slaughtering. When the anti-superhero law was resolved Blake continued working for the government.
By accident Blake discovered Adrian Veidt's plot to unite the world against an imaginary alien invasion, and was killed by Adrian Veidt.
First Appearance: Watchmen (1986) #1
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Alan Moore: Portrait of an Extraordinary Gentleman (2003)
Bastei Comic Edition (1990)
#72525 Before Watchmen - Gratis Comic Tag (2013)
- 'Harvey Kurtzmans Absurde Abenteuer'
Before Watchmen: Comedian (2012)
Before Watchmen: Dr. Manhattan (2012)
Before Watchmen: Minutemen (2012)
Before Watchmen: Nite Owl (2012)
Before Watchmen: Ozymandias (2012)
Before Watchmen: Silk Spectre (2012)
Dan Brereton: The Goddess & The Monster (2010)
HC Harvey Kurtzman's Strange Adventures (1990)
- 'Dan Brereton: The Goddess & The Monster'
OGN HC The New Smithsonian Book of Comic-Book Stories: From Crumb to Clowes (2004)
- 'Harvey Kurtzman's Strange Adventures'
HC Watchmen (1986)
- 'The New Smithsonian Book of Comic-Book Stories: From Crumb to Clowes'
Watchmen - Absolute Edition (2009)
Who's Who: Update '87 (1987)
- 'Lois Lane to Rampage'#5
- 'Reaper to Zymyr plus Appendix'
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"Whatever happened to the American dream? It came true. You're lookin' at it."
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