Hyperion (Marvel)(Earth 712 - Squadron)
Real Name: Mark Milton
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Flight, invulnerability, vast super-strength, super-speed, vision powers including heat vision, telescopic vision.
In Avengers #85–86 (March–April 1971), Roy Thomas created the Squadron Supreme, a parallel world group of heroes that were the opposites of the Squadron Sinister, and even more broadly based on the Justice League. One of their members was Hyperion, with a human secret identity of Mark Milton, a cartoonist. He was thought to be an alien for years, but in the comic series Quasar, he was revealed to be the sole surviving member of his dimension's race of Eternals.
The character was highlighted in the Squadron Supreme limited series by Mark Gruenwald which began in 1985. In this series, the Squadron decides that they have the knowledge, wisdom, and power to make the world a better place, and decide to implement a project to turn their world into a utopia. Hyperion was nominally the group's leader and was a driving force behind the Utopia Project. The battle to change the world was hard-fought and ended only after significant loss. See below for this Hyperion's history with his clone.
In the aftermath of the wars fought to take over their worlds, Hyperion and the Squadron were stranded on Earth-616. Freed by the Avengers, a reformed Squadron were last seen fighting to free their world from a global dictatorship which had taken it over in the team's absence.
Essentially, Hyperion was created to be very similar to DC's Superman in all aspects of power.
First Appearance: The Avengers (1963) #85
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Age of Ultron (2013)
#10 Alias (2001)
- 'Age of Ultron: Book Ten'
All-New Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A to Z (2006)
#0 Avengers (2010)
- 'Our Top Story Tonight'#5
- 'Accusation Most Foul'#6
- 'Earth's Mightiest Frauds?'#7
- 'The Court Martial of Carol Danvers'#10
- 'Pomp & Pageantry'
Avengers/Squadron Supreme '98 (1998)
Captain America (1968)
Annual 1 Fantastic Four Unlimited (1993)
- 'Rules of the Game'#64
- 'Timebreakers: Part 3'#65
- 'Timebreakers: Part 4'#77
- 'World Tour: Squadron Supreme: Part 1'#78
- 'World Tour: Squadron Supreme: Part 2'
Marvel Age (1983)
#13 Siren (1995)
- 'The Earth You Have Reached...'#14
- 'The World My Laboratory'#15
- 'Death Watch'#16
- 'Germ of an Idea'#17
- 'Reborn to Run'#19
- 'Prolog: Refugees'#25
- 'All -- or Nothing!'#27
- 'From Here to Maternity'#28
- 'Mating Dance'#29
- 'Having Her Baby!'#50
- 'Horizon of Holes'#51
- 'The Conservation of Angular Momentum'#52
- 'Sacred Geometries'#53
- 'To the Fifth Power'#54
- 'Starblast Pt. 2: Search Party'
#7 Squadron Supreme (1985)
- 'The Ties That Bind!'
#1 Squadron Supreme: Death of a Universe (1989)
- 'The Utopia Principle'#2
- 'A Small Sacrifice'#3
- 'Change Of Heart'#5
- 'Inner Circle'#7
- 'Love & Death'#8
- 'The Clash'#9
- 'Borrowed Time!'#10
- 'The Dark From Within'#11
- 'The Dregs Of Victory'
OGN SC Squadron Supreme: New World Order (1998)
- 'Death of a Universe'
#1 The Avengers (1963)
- 'Once In A Blue Moon'#2
- 'Crossing Guard'
#85 The Defenders (1972)
- 'The World is not for Burning!'#141
- 'The Phantom Empire!'#142
- 'Go West, Young Gods!'#144
- 'Crisis on Other-Earth'#148
- '20,000 Leagues Under Justice!'#149
- 'The Gods and the Gang!'
#111 The Marvel Encyclopedia (2006)
- 'Fathers and Daughters'#112
- 'Strange Visitor From Another Planet!'#113
- 'Moon Madness!'#114
- 'Dance of Darkness/Dance of Light!'#115
- 'A Very Wrong Turn!'
HC The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe Deluxe Edition (1985)
- 'The Marvel Encyclopedia'
The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: Master Edition (1990)
The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe: Update '89 (1989)
#4 The Phoenix Resurrection: Genesis (1995)
- 'Human Torch to Mannikin'
#280 Thunderbolts (1997)
- 'Crisis on Twin Earths!'
#102 Ultimate Power (2006)
- 'Taking Civil Liberties'
#7 Web of Spider-Man (1985)
- 'Part 7 of 9'#8
- 'Part 8 of 9'#9
- 'Part 9 of 9'
West Coast Avengers (1985)
What If Jessica Jones Had Joined the Avengers? (2005)
#1 What If? (1977)
- 'What If... Jessica Jones Had Joined The Avengers?"'
#1 What If...? (1989)
- 'What If... Spider-Man Joined The Fantastic Four?'
- 'What If the Avengers Had Lost The Evolutionary War?'
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