la Bruja Blanca (The White Witch)
Real Name: Unknown
Identity/Class: Normal human
Occupation: Ruler of a tribe of gorillas
Affiliations: Her gorilla tribe, Kalimán
Known Relatives: None
Aliases: None known
Base of Operations: Africa
First Appearance: La Bruja Blanca
Powers/Abilities: Incredibly agile, wilderness survival skills, able to talk to the apes, etc. - think Tarzan.
History: La Bruja Blanca was orphaned as a child when her parents died in a plane crash in the wilderness. The only survivor of the accident, she was raised by a tribe of gorillas, who came to worship her and follow her orders unswervingly. She taught them to use human weapons. When Kaliman visited Africa to return a stolen diamond he came into conflict with her minions. He and la Bruja Blanca fell in love, but her apes weren't too happy about this.
Comments: There is an in-depth website devoted to Kaliman (in Spanish) at www.kaliman.net
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
el Brujo, Mexican hero from Captain Confederacy's Earth
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