Martan the Marvel Man

Real Name: Martan

Identity/Class: Extra-terrestrial (Antaclean)

Occupation: Adventurer

Affiliations: Vana, General Pelton

Enemies: Saturnians, Supreme Three of the Universe

Known Relatives: Vana (mate)

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Earth;
formerly Antaclea

First Appearance: Popular Comics #44 (Dell Comics)

Powers/Abilities: Superhuman strength (strong enough to catch a large plane as it comes in to land, and stop it dead). Able to leap incredible distances. Telepathic. Armed with a pair of hand-held "flame thrower" pistols.

History: Having come from far-off Antaclea to Earth for a visit, Martan and his wife discovered the world under attack from invading aliens, and helped defend the primitive planet from these attacks.

Comments: Martan the Marvel Man appeared in Popular Comics #44-68.


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