Wormwood, Gentleman Corpse
Real Name: Wormwood
Identity/Class: Worm animating human corpses
Occupation: Gentleman adventurer
Affiliations: Mr. Pendulum (bodyguard), Phoebe Phoenix, Trotsky, Medusa (ex-girlfriend)
Enemies: Brotherhood of the Calamari
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Unknown
First Appearance: Lo-Fi Magazine (2002)
Powers/Abilities: Able to animate corpses, which are usually hard to cause serious damage to. Well versed in magic.
History: Wormwood is a extradimensional worm of demonic extraction, who animates corpses to enjoy a fuller life. Accompanied by his robotic assistant Mr. Pendulum, he acts as a gentleman adventurer, often assisting his ghostly detective friend Trotsky.
Comments: Created by Ben Templesmith.
Originally a series of short stories in Lo-Fi Magazine, later published by IDW. The Lo-Fi Magazine stories were collected by IDW as Wormwood, the Gentleman Corpse: The Taster #0.
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