Real Name: Solomon Kane
Identity/Class: Normal human
Occupation: Adventurer; former pirate
Affiliations: N'Longa, John Silent
Enemies: Nakari, le Loup, the Fishhawk
Known Relatives: None (in the movie: Marcus Kane (brother, deceased), Josiah Kane (father, deceased))
Base of Operations: 16th century England (but active across Europe and Africa)
First Appearance: Red Shadows, Weird Tales magazine (August, 1928)
Powers/Abilities: Exceptional swordsman and fighter.
Comments: Created by Robert E. Howard.
Initially published in several short stories and novels, Solomon Kane was adapted to comics in the 1970s and 80s and published by Marvel. More recently Dark Horse gained the license, reprinting Marvel's output and publishing new adaptations.
In 2009 a Solomon Kane movie was released, starring James Purefoy as the Puritan adventurer.
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