Alias: Dr. Stephen Strange
Powers: Genius level intellect with Mastery of magic & extended life span. He is Neurosurgeon and a skilled athlete and martial artist.
Team: The Defenders The X-Men
This Incarnation: Classic
First Appearance: Strange Tales #110
A family tragedy when Stephen was young, inspired him to pursue medicine. He excelled and earned his medical degree in record time. Along the way, his medical idealism was shaken when he couldn’t save his sister. That coupled with his success made him arrogant and cold, detached. After a late night car accident, the nerves in Stephens hand were irrevocably damaged, ending his medical career. Unable to accept defeat and after many failures to fix his problem and almost broke, he travels east in search of the Ancient One. There he finally learns humility, learns the mystic arts and takes his place as the Sorcerer Supreme. Romantically linked to Clea (wife) and is a founding Member of The Defenders.
Superhero Squad Edit
Dr. Strange currently has appeared in the Superhero Squad line three times:
- In his classic red, blue, and yellow costume in the Antman and Dr. Strange 2-Pack
- Translucent purple, in his Astral form in The Secret Invasion Begins 4-Pack
- In his classic costume, flying in the Iron Man and Doctor Strange 2-Pack