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The Comedian (Watchmen)
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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Issue Appearances:
Alan Moore: Portrait of an Extraordinary Gentleman (2003)
Bastei Comic Edition (1990)
Before Watchmen - Gratis Comic Tag (2013)
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)
DC Comics Essentials: Watchmen (2014)
Harvey Kurtzman's Strange Adventures (1990)
The New Smithsonian Book of Comic-Book Stories: From Crumb to Clowes (2004)
Watchmen (1986)
Watchmen (2000)
Watchmen - Absolute Edition (2009)
Who's Who: Update '87 (1987)

Group Affiliation(s):
Minutemen (DC)(Watchmen)

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"Whatever happened to the American dream? It came true. You're lookin' at it."

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