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Cult of the Kobra

A villainous cult that seems to worship a version of a Hindu god.
    In General 
  • Cult: It's literally a part of their name.

    Kobra/Jeffrey Franklin Burr 
The leader of the Cult of the Kobra.

    Lady Eve 
The premier magician of the Cult of the Kobra.
  • The Man Behind the Man: She is the one who selects who becomes the leader of the Cult of the Kobra. When Kobra proves lacking as a leader in the Paragon timeline, she takes away his enhancements and kicks him out.


League of Shadows

    In General 

    Black Spider 
One of the assassins sent after Dr. Roquette.
  • Expy: Of Spider-Man.

One of the assassins sent after Dr. Roquette.

    Clayface/Matthew Hagen 
An ex-Shadow turned monstrosity.

    Onyx Adams 
One of the operatives of the League who evaded capture after Paulphidian located them.

Injustice League

    Count Werner Vertigo 
The leader of the Injustice League.

    Black Adam/Theodore Adam 
An archaeologist who killed his friends, the parents of Billy Batson, to seal the soul of Teth Adom and steal his powers.
  • Asshole Victim: His soul is eaten and his body is taken by Teth Adom. He couldn't have deserved it more.
  • The Brute: In a nutshell.
  • Dead Person Impersonation: Tricks the gods into giving their blessing by making them think he's Teth Adom.
  • Death by Adaptation: His soul is eaten by Ammaut when he is judged unworthy.
  • Flying Brick: A magical flying brick.
  • For the Evulz: Thoroughly revels in his evil deeds and kills people for the heck of it.
  • Human Sacrifice: He bound Teth Adom's soul by killing Billy Batson's parents.
  • Karmic Death:He steals Teth Adom's powers by tricking the gods into thinking that he's Adom so he can get Adom's blessing by binding Adom's soul. When the gods judge him for their blessing, he loses his soul.
  • Powered by a Forsaken Child: His powers come from binding the soul of Teth Adom to a scarab.
  • Smarter Than You Look: Despite his Stupid Evil mindset, it is pointed out that he is an expert in Kahndaqi history and can speak Ancient Kahndaqi.
  • Stupid Evil: His idea of showing off his deeds to the gods is bragging about his evil deeds.
  • Unskilled, but Strong: Compared to Teth Adom, the source of his stolen power.

    The Joker/Jack Napier 
A remorseless mass murderer.

    Poison Ivy/Pamela Isley 
A deranged eco-terrorist who wishes for the extinction of humanity.

A powerful Evil Sorcerer.

Other Villains

A Santa Priscan who heads a factory that manufactures a super steroid named Venom.
  • Berserk Button: Do NOT speak ill of his mother.
  • Even Bad Men Love Their Mamas: He dearly loves his mother, which is why he wants revenge on his biological father for abandoning her.
  • Glorified Sperm Donor: His father impregnated his mother and got her to take the fall for him which forced her into prison where Bane was born.
  • Hypercompetent Sidekick: He was a hired thug for Truggs and obviously took cues from the Evil Overlord List.
  • Killed Off for Real: In part 17 of Date Night, it's revealed he had been killed by Ghost Fox Killer under Chinese orders for committing a crime and then resisting arrest.
  • Psycho for Hire: Worked for the League of Shadows and later worked for the Light as Truggs' hired thug. Subverted in that he is quite intelligent and lacks any psychoses.
  • Super Serum: Venom gave him Super Strength.

    Sportsmaster/Lawrence Crock 
A professional mercenary. He is also the father of Cheshire and Artemis.
  • Abusive Parents: Was one to his daughters.
  • Asshole Victim: No one sheds a tear for him when he is turned into a construct.
  • Badass Normal: He is described as the most dangerous inmate in Belle Reve in the Paragon timeline.
  • Black Sheep: Is one to his own family, as they were a lawful and dutiful military family while he became a mercenary.
  • Embarrassing Nickname: Paul mistook him for Casey Jones when they first met. This becomes Paul's personal nickname for him.
  • Laser-Guided Karma: After abandoning his wife and abusing his daughters, he is either permanently enslaved by Grayven or in jail serving numerous life sentences.
  • Leave No Witnesses: He does this specifically to ensure no one can testify against him, hence why he hasn't been executed.
  • Mugging the Monster: He tries to intimidate and picks a fight with Orange Lantern, twice. Both times he gets curb-stomped.

A mysterious magic user who works for Klarion.

    Psimon/Doctor Simon Jones 
A telepath and telekinetic employed by Queen Bee.

    Doctor Thomas Oscar Morrow 
A scientist who fought the Justice Society.

    Dark Druid 
A magic user who has ties to the Black Light.
  • Dark Is Evil: Especially since it's implied that he's not also a dark wizard, but he's accessing Black Light to power it.
  • Enemy to All Living Things: Seeks to cull all life.
  • Evil Sorceror: Uses dark magic and sacrifices innocents to use spells or as disposable minions.
  • For Want of a Nail: If Paragon!OL hadn't ensured Wotan's imprisonment, Klarion wouldn't have given Dark Druid his attention, which ultimately led to his usage of the Black Light.
  • Necromancer: Has created numerous undead.
  • Would Hurt a Child: Created an abomination by torturing an infant to death.

    Deadshot/Floyd Lawton 
An infamous mercenary.

    Nylor Truggs 
A human from the future who desires to make Earth stronger and a contender on the universal stage.
  • Anti-Villain: He believes himself to be this. His stated goal of using the vast array of superhero/villain Schizo Tech to improve mankind at large? Noble. Basically everything else about him, from his methods of reaching that goal to his general personality? Villain. He does, however, contact OL to warn him about the impending Reach invasion, having concluded from OL's complete absence from any Justice League records that he's a foreigner to this timeline and thus in the greatest position to change things.
  • Berserk Button: Hates supervillian/superhero memorabilia collectors, especially the ones who collect Schizo Tech.
  • Big Bad Wannabe: A wannabe time-travelling supervillain that believes that he get the respect he deserves by improving Earth. He does so by working with the Light and stealing Paul's ring, killing the Japanese collector that owned Bozo and had Jennifer-Hewitt Gordon killed for her Lazarus Box. He's easily defeated. Twice.
  • Eye Scream: Artemis takes out his eye when he attempts to hold her hostage.
  • Fate Worse than Death: Word of God says that in the Renegade timeline, he is currently being vivisected by LexCorp scientists to find the secret of his biological nanotech.
  • Fingore: Loses a finger when Paul recalls his ring back by meditating with the Ophidian.
  • Genre Blind: He freaking monologues his Motive Rant to Paul despite Bane's attempts to stop him.
  • Hate Sink: Is generally unlikable and unsympathetic.
  • Healing Factor: He has nanotech that rebuilds his body if he's hurt.
  • I Just Want to Be Special: He wants to be the one responsible for bringing humanity up on the universal stage.
  • A Million Is a Statistic: Holds this mindset. He feels as long as he kills fewer people than the reach did, the ends justify the means.
  • Not So Similar: Other members of The Team note that his goals - advancing mankind through reverse-engineered supervillain technology, transhumanism, and magic - are pretty similar to the things Paul is trying to do. However, Paul tries to work with the system as much as he can, trying to do things on the up and up and ensuring that he's not completely depended on, while Truggs cheerfully disdains law and morality over a skewed perspective of why Heroes did things the way they did and joins up with a group that has members that didn't think twice about mass murder, genocide, and mind control, and wants to BE the center of all the changes he wants to make on the world instead of simply helping things along like Paul does.
  • Schizo Tech: Uses telepathic disruptors and anachronistic phasing device.
  • Sketchy Successor: Is Sportmaster's replacement in the Light in the Paragon timeline. He's generally not as good as he thinks he is.
  • Smug Snake: He is arrogant, but is more often than not completely out of his league when fighting the team. He only gets away with help from his allies.
  • Sticky Fingers: His M.O. is robbing others, including Paul and the Justice League.
  • Time Travel for Fun and Profit: He came back in time for this.
  • Too Dumb to Live: He uses Paul's ring's subspace storage to store his phasing device and the Schizo Tech he steals from STAR labs. He loses all of it when Paul takes back his ring.

    Wolf Krieger 
A member of the Thule Society and has lived to present day by extending his life with magic.
  • Ghostapo: An evil Nazi wizard.
  • Karmic Death: Krieger's desire to bring back Adolf Hitler becomes his own end when he is fatally (and repeatedly) stabbed by the Spear of Destiny wielded by a clone of Hitler.
  • Rapid Aging: After being stabbed by the Spear of Destiny, Krieger's magics that kept him from aging is broken and his body starts to decay.

    Captain Nazi/Albrecht Krieger 
A metahuman who is always found partnered with Wolf Krieger. Is actually the spirit of Nazi Germany made manifest.

An ancient witch and adversary of Wonder Woman.

    Johnny Sorrow 
An actor turned Eldritch Abomination.

    Star Conquerors 
A species of mind-controllers.
  • Explosive Leash: The captured Star Hunters get these placed on them so they can't use their powers while being interrogated. However, they trigger them in order to avoid betraying their own kind.
  • Galactic Conqueror: Their entire species, to the extent that the Green Lanterns are given permission to kill them.
  • Hive Mind: How the Star Conquerors operate with one another.
  • I Surrender, Suckers: They pulled it off once in the Renegade timeline.
  • People Puppets: What they do to anyone they latch on to.
  • Psychic Powers: They have telepathy and telekinesis to a moderate degree, capable of doing things like shutting down optic nerves from the level of control.
  • Starfish Aliens: What they are.

    Anton Arcane 
An elemental with a connection to Swamp Thing that appears in Binding.


A Martian terrorist group who wish to overthrow Red Martian supremacy.
A White Martian who has existed since the Guardians altered the martian race.
  • The Ace: He was the one who introduced magic to the Red Martians. As such, he is far superior to them in magic casting.
  • Evil Sorcerer: Works for the Hyperclan and is a magic-user.
  • Teleportation Rescue: Uses a Smoke Out variation of a teleport spell to save Z'üm from OL.

A member of the White Martian Hyperclan that appears in Demeanor.
  • Magic Enhancement: Magic has been used to give her Super Speed.
  • Mistaken Identity: She mistakes OL for a member of the Lanterns working under the Guardians due to his ring.
  • Shapeshifting Seducer: Uses her shape-shifting as a distraction in this manner to lure OL out of the habitat.
  • Super Speed: She has it, but unfortunately for her, Cold Guns are designed specifically to counter that.

A member of the White Martian Hyperclan that appears in Demeanor.

A member of the White Martian Hyperclan that appears in Demeanor.
  • Eye Beams: Capable of firing energy beams from the eyes and easily destroy constructs.
  • Shock and Awe: Capable of creating red lightning.


    Demon Constantine 
A demon made from half of John Constantine's soul.
  • Berserk Button: People assuming they know what he's been through, what with John casting him off into Hell to suffer and save his own skin. Orange Lantern made it very personal there.
  • Evil Doppelgänger: He was made from the evil in Constantine's soul.
  • No-Sell: Fire from the Silver City won't kill him as it does other unholy things. It'll sting, but he'll live.
  • Shapeshifter Guilt Trip: Tries to fool Orange Lantern into thinking he was John when caught opening a Hellgate. It obviously didn't work, partly because he forgot to change his eyes back.
  • Weak, but Skilled: Same as the original John, he relies more on trickery than brute force.

    Sabbac I/Timothy Karnes 
A young boy who was adopted by a satanic cult and brainwashed into believing he is Hell's Mightiest Champion and empowered by six demons from Hell.

    Sabbac II/Ishmael Gregor 
A mortal who steals the original Sabbac's powers.

    Ibac/Stanley Printwhistle 
A mortal who was given powers from historical conquerors.
  • Dumb Muscle: He has great power, but is also a complete idiot.

    The First of the Fallen/Theo 
The first being thrown out of Heaven. Hell grew around where he landed.

    Edward Clariss/Rival 
A speedster and Jay Garrick's nemesis who died and was sent to Hell. He became a Demon and appeared in Zigzag.
  • Cold-Blooded Torture: His time in Hell was full of this... until he got so pissed off that it stopped bothering him and he powered his way towards getting revenge, becoming a demon.
  • Demonic Possession: He possesses Max Mercury. Then he possess Jay Garrick.
  • I'm a Humanitarian: Tries eating people while possessing Jay's body.
  • No-Sell: A kinetic bubble can't hold him because he knows how to remove kinetic energy.
  • Super Speed: A Jay-level speedster.

    Harm/William Hayes/Sabbac III 
A young man who stole the Sword of Beowulf and was subdued by Artemis and Zatanna. He later becomes the third iteration of Sabbac.

A Lord of Hell and competitor of Satanus.

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