The Trickster

The Trickster - image supplied by Chris AdamsReal Name: Unknown

Identity/Class: Human technology user

Occupation: Criminal scientist

Affiliations: Taunting Titan, Brain-Men

Enemies: Gadgetman, Gimmick-Kid

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: U.K.

First Appearance: Lion (I.P.C., 1968)

Powers/Abilities: The Trickster used a variety of gadgets. As well as the aforementioned giant robot, the "Taunting Titan", and "Brain-Men" he was also seen to use money treated to emit a sleeping gas, a costume that would extend poisonous quills and grenades filled with a blinding dust. He could magnetise his costume so as to, for example, snatch guns out of enemies' hands. His gadgets tended to be bizarre, fitting with his insane mind.

The Taunting Titan robotHistory: The Trickster is an arch-enemy of Gadgetman and Gimmick-Kid. Described by them as "the wildest, weirdest, whackiest of all the villainous masters of gadgetry we've ever fought", he used giant robots and artificial "Brain-Men" as part of his arsenal of tricks.

Comments: Thanks to Chris Adams for providing me with information and images of this character.


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