History Comicbook / TheSpectre

9th Jul '16 1:36:15 PM nombretomado
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* ShoutOut: To ''Franchise/{{BIONICLE}}'' [[http://www.collectinghq.com/im/0000912.jpg here]].

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* ShoutOut: To ''Franchise/{{BIONICLE}}'' ''Toys/{{BIONICLE}}'' [[http://www.collectinghq.com/im/0000912.jpg here]].
22nd Mar '16 11:52:38 PM Fyrmer
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The Spectre received a twelve-minute animated short as a bonus on the ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueCrisisOnTwoEarths'' DVD. A pre-Spectre Jim Corrigan made an appearance on ''Series/{{Constantine}}'' with a quick vision indicating his grim future.

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The Spectre received [[WesternAnimation/DCShowcaseTheSpectre a twelve-minute animated short short]] as a bonus on the ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueCrisisOnTwoEarths'' DVD. A pre-Spectre Jim Corrigan made an appearance on ''Series/{{Constantine}}'' with a quick vision indicating his grim future.
26th Jan '16 1:48:41 PM Shadowgazer
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* GoodIsNotNice: As cathartic as watching a child molester get eaten by his own doll collection is, it almost makes you wish that he was arrested and gone through the usual lax punishments inherent in the human Justice System. [[{{KarmaicDeath}} Almost.]]
23rd Jan '16 6:58:58 PM Clannadisawesome
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* GoodIsNotNice: As cathartic as watching a child molester get eaten by his own doll collection is, it almost makes you wish that he was arrested and gone through the usual lax punishments inherent in the human Justice System.

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* GoodIsNotNice: As cathartic as watching a child molester get eaten by his own doll collection is, it almost makes you wish that he was arrested and gone through the usual lax punishments inherent in the human Justice System. [[{{KarmaicDeath}} Almost.]]
20th Jan '16 2:43:24 PM Naoto_best_waifu
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[[caption-width-right:300:If you're a murderer, and you meet this guy, you're ''screwed''.]]

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[[caption-width-right:300:If you're a murderer, criminal, and you meet this guy, you're ''screwed''.screwed.]]
11th Jan '16 8:10:31 PM HamburgerTime
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* WeaksauceWeakness: As nigh-omnipotent as he is, he's completely powerless against any opponent that does not possess ''both'' a.) a soul and b.) free will. This stipulation on his powers [[HoldingBackThePhlebotinum prevented him from ending]] both ''Comicbook/FinalCrisis'' and ''Comicbook/BlackestNight'' instantly.
26th Dec '15 11:54:28 AM nombretomado
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The Spectre also found himself becoming more and more powerful: in his fight against Shathan (a poorly disguised Satan stand-in) they hit each other with ''planets''. Spectre was eventually acknowledged as one of the mightiest beings in the DCUniverse, even more so than the SilverAge Superman. About the only beings stronger were ComicBook/ThePhantomStranger and God himself. This limited him to making appearances only when the universe was threatened by supernatural menaces, and usually [[DeusExMachina only long enough to fix some problem and then leave]].

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The Spectre also found himself becoming more and more powerful: in his fight against Shathan (a poorly disguised Satan stand-in) they hit each other with ''planets''. Spectre was eventually acknowledged as one of the mightiest beings in the DCUniverse, even more so than the SilverAge UsefulNotes/{{the Silver Age|of Comic Books}} Superman. About the only beings stronger were ComicBook/ThePhantomStranger and God himself. This limited him to making appearances only when the universe was threatened by supernatural menaces, and usually [[DeusExMachina only long enough to fix some problem and then leave]].
23rd Dec '15 11:13:01 AM Kiyza
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The Spectre received a twelve-minute animated short as a bonus on the ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueCrisisOnTwoEarths'' DVD. A pre-Specter Jim Corrigan made an appearance on ''Series/{{Constantine}}'' with a quick vision indicating his grim future.

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The Spectre received a twelve-minute animated short as a bonus on the ''WesternAnimation/JusticeLeagueCrisisOnTwoEarths'' DVD. A pre-Specter pre-Spectre Jim Corrigan made an appearance on ''Series/{{Constantine}}'' with a quick vision indicating his grim future.
10th Oct '15 10:19:10 AM nombretomado
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After the {{New 52}} reboot, [[LegacyImplosion the original Jim Corrigan]] is back as the Spectre once again, although under different circumstances this time, tying into the rebooted version of ComicBook/ThePhantomStranger as well.

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After the {{New ComicBook/{{New 52}} reboot, [[LegacyImplosion the original Jim Corrigan]] is back as the Spectre once again, although under different circumstances this time, tying into the rebooted version of ComicBook/ThePhantomStranger as well.
8th Oct '15 6:41:56 PM nombretomado
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At this point, other than in his physical appearance, Spectre was your typical supernatural avenger character. However at the time, superheroes were getting in vogue, so he was soon added to the roster of the JusticeSocietyOfAmerica, and treated pretty much as any other superhero; he even acted and talked as casually as the others. He also found himself [[TheWorfEffect easily defeated despite his nonliving nature and his incredible powers]], just so the other members of the group could have a chance to save the day. As for Corrigan, he broke off his engagement to Clarice Winston since he was no longer a living human being, but otherwise he just went on with his life, as if nothing had happened (his murder never having been discovered.)

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At this point, other than in his physical appearance, Spectre was your typical supernatural avenger character. However at the time, superheroes were getting in vogue, so he was soon added to the roster of the JusticeSocietyOfAmerica, ComicBook/JusticeSocietyOfAmerica, and treated pretty much as any other superhero; he even acted and talked as casually as the others. He also found himself [[TheWorfEffect easily defeated despite his nonliving nature and his incredible powers]], just so the other members of the group could have a chance to save the day. As for Corrigan, he broke off his engagement to Clarice Winston since he was no longer a living human being, but otherwise he just went on with his life, as if nothing had happened (his murder never having been discovered.)
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