Alter Ego

Real Name: Rob Lindsay Jr.

Identity/Class: Human transformed by magic

Occupation: School boy

Group Membership: Limbo Legion (Airhound, Annie, Armored Ace, Camille the Jungle Queen, Captain Combat, Captain Jerry Thunda, Cat-Eye, Dark Angel, Double-Dare, Holy Terror, Juju the Jungle Wizard, Katanga, Kitty, Major Triumph, Purple Panther, Sambo the Lion, Scarlet Streak, Skyboy, Wombi the Jungle Boy, Yankee Doodle)

Affiliations: Jimbo, Jinnie, Teddy

Enemies: Baron McDoom, Brother Crime, Crimson Claw, Die Walkure, Emerald Sorceress, Half-Face, Rockjaw, Uriah Heap

Known Relatives: Charles Lindsay (paternal grandfather), Doris (mother), Robert Lindsay (father), Marsha (paternal grandmother, deceased)

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Los Angeles

First Appearance: Alter Ego #1 (First Comics, May 1986)

Powers/Abilities: Able to fly, superhuman strength, bulletproof

Height: Unrevealed
Weight: Unrevealed
Eyes: Blue
Hair: Brown with white stripe

Summary: Rob Lindsay found a mask that could transport the wearer into another world, a world of superheroes, taking on the identity of the slain Ned Rogers, a.k.a. the superhero Alter Ego.


Comments: Created by Roy Thomas and Ron Harris. Alter-Ego is also the name of Roy's fanzine devoted to superhero comics.

   Heroic Publishing released a TPB collecting the character's mini-series.

   Both Alter Ego's heroic allies and his enemies were pre-existing Golden Age characters using new names.

Appearance checklist (not including reprints):

CLARIFICATIONS: Alter Ego should not be confused with

First Posted: Circa 14/09/2004
Last updated: 20/05/2023

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