Real Name: Unknown
Identity/Class: Human with psychic powers
Enemies: Creatures of the night
Known Relatives: None known
Aliases: None known
Base of Operations: Unknown
First Appearance: Sonambulo (9th Circle Comics, 1996)
Powers/Abilities: Able to extract clues and secrets from people's dreams. Never sleeps while he is on a case. Skilled wrestler and not a bad shot either.
History: Sonambulo is a Mexican wrestler turned detective, investigating crimes in a film noir world full of werewolves , ghosts, zombies and other monsters.
"Like the world-weary street guys of Spillane and Hammet, SONAMBULO steps head on into danger, living in a world where werewolves still lurk in the streets and THE DAY of the DEAD can literally become a holiday for those who seek revenge from the grave." (quoted from the official site)
Comments: Created, written and drawn by Rafael Navarro. He also self-publishes the character. So far he has turned up in a three part storyline "Sleep of the Just" (since gathered into one volume), Sonambulo's Strange Tales, and Ghost of a Chance. Visit the official Sonambulo site.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
or any other Mexican masked wrestler.
el Borbah, another masked wrestler detective
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