This is a list of minor or background characters who are referenced, alluded or feature in cameo appearances in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen comics, graphic novels and prose stories by Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill. This list exclusively does not include main or supporting characters, nor any characters who are substantially involved in the plot of the series. This list does not include any adaptations (films, TV shows, etc.) as they are considered non-canon.

Contents

Overview[edit | edit source]

Character's name

  • Original source/author
  • Appearances or mention in the League universe
  • Brief biography/overview
  • Notes

The appearance key is:

When an appearance is italicized, it refers to an appearance where the character does not directly appear but is instead mentioned or referenced.

A[edit | edit source]

Adam Adamant[edit | edit source]

  • Adam Adamant Lives! (TV series)
  • V3I2
  • A swashbuckling Victorian gentleman adventurer who was trapped in a block of ice in 1902 by his nemesis and later thawed back out in the mid-60's.
  • He is seen entering his car into a service station and later attending the Flying Cylinder club.

Irene Adler[edit | edit source]

  • A Scandal in Bohemia, Arthur Conan Doyle
  • V4I3
  • An adventurous woman and Sherlock Holmes' love rival.
  • It is implied that Miss Adler served as a teacher at Cliff House School during IngSoc's occupation of Britain.

Alfred the Great[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • V3I1
  • An ancient Anglo-Saxon warrior king who fought the Danish Vikings, believed to be the king that King's Cross station is named after.
  • Visual cameo only.

Count Allamistakeo[edit | edit source]

  • Some Words with a Mummy, Edgar Allen Poe
  • V1C
  • An immortal mummy and proposed member of a mid-19th century League.
  • He is shown sleeping on the cover of Volume 1.

Alice[edit | edit source]

  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carrol
  • VC1, NTA, V3I2
  • A young girl who discovered the subterranean world of Wonderland, via a rabbit-hole and a magical mirror. She is believed to have starved to death due to the changing of her body chemistry during her passing through Wonderland via the Looking-Glass. In 1969 she is seen in Mina's drug-induced hallucination, exposing her own breasts and eating cake.
  • Her initials are A. L., likely referencing Alice Liddell, a real individual on whom it is assumed Carroll based the character.
  • A character resembling an older Alice from Alan Moore's graphic novel Lost Girls is seen outside the Paris Opera House in 1913. However, this creates a discrepancy.

Ally Sloper[edit | edit source]

  • Judy and Ally Sloper's Half-Holiday, Charles Ross & Marie Duval
  • V1I6, V1S, V2I5, V3I2
  • A red-nosed and blustery, lazy schemer often found "sloping" through alleys to avoid his landlord and other creditors.

Andy Capp[edit | edit source]

  • Andy Capp, Reg Smythe
  • BD, V3I1, V3I2
  • A working-class figure who never actually works, living in Hartlepool.
  • Is seen wandering near King's Cross station in 1969 with his son and wife. Visual cameo only.

Ariel[edit | edit source]

  • The Tempest, William Shakespeare
  • NTA, BD, V3I3, V4I2, V4I4, V4I5
  • An airy spirit in service to Prospero.
  • Member of Prospero's Men.

Artful Dodger[edit | edit source]

  • Oliver Twist, Charles Dickens
  • V1I6
  • Jack Dawkins, a.k.a. the Artful Dodger, is a pickpocket in Victorian London. The Dodger leads his gang of children to the sewers for protection from the gang war between Moriarty and Fu Manchu

King Arturus[edit | edit source]

  • King Arthur, Arthurian legend
  • NTA, BD
  • A legendary King of England whom Sir Roland (Orlando) served under. Had his mythical sword Excalibur taken by Roland in the Fall of Camelot.

Paul Ashby[edit | edit source]

  • The Rebel (film)
  • V3I2C
  • An eccentric artist who believes his radical art is under-appreciated. Painter of "Hyde Park" from the Crichton Gallery, seen on the back cover of Century: 1969

Astro Boy[edit | edit source]

  • Mighty Atom, Kobunsha, Osamu Tezuka
  • V4I6
  • A superpowered android with human emotions created by Umataro Tenma after the death of his son.
  • He is seen with the Pink Child in the year 2164. Visual cameo only.

Colonel Steve Austin[edit | edit source]

  • Cyborg, Martin Caidin
  • LXG80s
  • A superhuman cyborg and proposed member of the previous American League. Visual cameo only.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

B[edit | edit source]

Mr. Badger[edit | edit source]

  • The Wind in the Willows, Kenneth Grahame
  • V2I4-5
  • A gruff creation of Dr. Moreau.
  • Visual cameo only.

Robert "Rocky" Balboa[edit | edit source]

  • Rocky film series
  • LXG80s
  • A steadfast heavyweight boxer and proposed member of the previous American League. Visual cameo only.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Pvt. Baldrick[edit | edit source]

  • Blackadder Goes Forth (TV miniseries)
  • BD
  • A stupid but kind-hearted British soldier serving under Cpt. Blackadder in World War I. Not mentioned by name; visual cameo in Orlando's biography. He is based visually on actor and historian Tony Robinson, who played multiple incarnations of the character.

Babar the Elephant[edit | edit source]

  • The Story of Babar, Jean de Brunhoff
  • NTA
  • King of the elephants, not mentioned by name. Allan Quatermain is skeptical of his claims to be a king.

Bosco "B.A." Baracus[edit | edit source]

  • The A-Team (TV series)
  • LXG80s
  • A muscular ex-commando and mercenary wanted for a crime he did not commit. He was selected to join Doc Brown's American League in the 1980s.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Josiah Barlet[edit | edit source]

  • The West Wing (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • Mentioned as having been President of the United States, leaving the office by 2009. 
  • Likely an analog for real individual George W. Bush, Jr.

The Beagle Boys[edit | edit source]

  • Walt Disney's Comics and Stories #134, Carl Barks
  • V4I6
  • A gang of criminal anthropomorphic dog brothers who constantly try to rob the extremely wealthy Scrooge McDuck.
  • Visual cameo on Lincoln Island, boarding the Nautilus VIII.

Ollie Beak[edit | edit source]

  • The Five O’Clock Club (TV series)
  • V4I3
  • A monochrome owl puppet wearing a schoolboy cap.
  • He and his dog friend Fred Barker are seen greeting the crew of the Nautilus as it docks at Toyland. Visual cameo only.

Dr. Horatio Beaker[edit | edit source]

  • Supercar (TV series)
  • V4I4
  • An inventor and scientist who helped construct the famous flying Supercar.
  • In 2010, he holds a psychology session with Troy Tempest about his strained love life with his aquatic wife Marina.

The Beast[edit | edit source]

  • Beauty and the Best, Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve
  • NTA
  • A selfish French prince who was transformed into a hideous creature as punishment, but was redeemed by his lover.
  • The Beast's castle was among the landmarks destroyed during WWI.

Mr. C. Bagley Beetle[edit | edit source]

  • Mr. Bug Goes to Town (film)
  • V4I4
  • An corrupt anthropomorphic beetle who sought to let his insect community perish in a construction project.
  • Visual cameo in the Blazing World.

The Beetle[edit | edit source]

  • The Beetle, Richard Marsh
  • V1S, V2I3
  • A giant, deformed Beetle inhabited by the soul of an Egyptian princess who can transform itself into a beautiful Egyptian woman or an ugly old man. The creature was later caught and encapsulated in the League museum.

Beowulf[edit | edit source]

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  • Beowulf, an ancient English epic poem
  • BD
  • A Scandinavian hero who aids King Hrothgar in killing the monster Grendel. He met Orlando.

Big Vern[edit | edit source]

  • Viz Comics (magazine)
  • V4I5
  • A heavy-built, paranoid mobster who often mistakes normal and innocent activities for criminal escapades.
  • He is seen committing suicide outside the drunk bakers' shop in Newcastle during the Vril-ya assault in 2010. Visual cameo only.

Bill and Ben the Flowerpot Men[edit | edit source]

  • Flower Pot Men (TV series)
  • BD
  • Two twin creatures made from flowerpots.
  • Their skeletons are seen decaying in Greyfriars School.

Bernard Black[edit | edit source]

  • Black Books (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • An antisocial, alcoholic Irish bookshop owner who is seen shoving a man resembling his creator (comedy writer Graham Linehan) out of his shop. Visual cameo only. He is based visually on actor and comedian Dylan Moran.

Black Spy & White Spy[edit | edit source]

  • Mad magazine #60, DC Entertainment, Antonio Prohías
  • V4I6
  • A duo of birdlike assassins dressed in monochrome trenchcoats.
  • Visual cameo boarding the Nautilus VIII.

Cpt. Edmund Blackadder[edit | edit source]

  • Blackadder Goes Forth (TV miniseries)
  • BD
  • A sarcastic, narcissistic officer in the British Army in World War I. Seen in the Trenches in Orlando's biography. Visual cameo only. He is based visually on actor and comedian Rowan Atkinson.

Lord Edmund Blackadder[edit | edit source]

  • Blackadder II (TV miniseries)
  • BD
  • A sarcastic, narcissistic Tudor nobleman serving under Queen Gloriana, seen in a visual cameo in The Blazing World. He is based visually on actor and comedian Rowan Atkinson.

Lady Blackhawk[edit | edit source]

  • Blackhawk #133, DC Comics, Jack Shiff, Dick Dillin
  • V4I4
  • Former member of the World War II Blackhawks squadron.
  • Visual cameo in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010.

Sexton Blake[edit | edit source]

  • The Halfpenny Marvel, Harry Blyth
  • V1S, V4I4
  • A famous gentleman detective who is believed to have solved the mystery behind Edwin Drood. His noted rogues gallery included the albino Monsieur Zenith and the mysterious Fantômas.

Black Cat[edit | edit source]

  • Pocket Comics, Alfred Harvey
  • BD, V4I2, V4I3, V4I4
  • An American superhero. Her alter-ego is movie star Linda Turner. She meets Murray and Quatermain during their exile in 1948 and is later seen in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010.
  • She is not to be confused with the Marvel Comics superhero of the same name.

Sir Percival Blakeney[edit | edit source]

  • The Scarlet Pimpernel, Emma Orczy
  • V1I2, V1C, NTA, BD
  • A masked adventurer who saves members of the French aristocracy from execution in the French Revolution and member of the 18th century League.
  • His portrait with other members of his League is seen in Volume 1, as well as the film adaptation.

Blemmyes[edit | edit source]

  • European mythology
  • NTA, V3I3
  • A species of humanoids with no heads, whose mouths and facial features are instead located on their chests. They were described as inhabiting Ewaipanoma by Sir Walter Raleigh, but his claims were dismissed as fabrications.
  • A hunting party of Blemmyes was seen wandering the English countryside as Mina and Orlando travel to Hogwarts.

Horatio Blimp[edit | edit source]

  • The works of David Low.
  • V2I2, V1C, BDS
  • An overconfident major in the British army who leads the initial strike against the extraterrestrial invaders. He is seen again in "What Ho, Gods of the Abyss!".

Ernst Stavro Blofeld[edit | edit source]

  • Thunderball, Ian Fleming
  • NRG, V4I4, V4I6
  • The head mastermind of the global crime syndicate SPECTRE. His organization has some affiliation with the Mabuse family.
  • He and his pet cat are seen on Lincoln Island, aboarding the Nautilus VIII.

Bluebeard[edit | edit source]

  • Bluebeard, French folktale
  • NTA
  • A wealthy violent man who had the habit of murdering his wives.
  • Bluebeard's castle was among the landmarks destroyed during WWI.

Blue Bolt[edit | edit source]

  • Blue Bolt Comics, Novelty Press, Joe Simon, Jack Kirby
  • V4I2
  • A former Harvard football player, Fred Parrish was healed by radium following a devastating airplane crash in the subterranean land of Deltos, giving him the power to harness lightning.
  • Visual cameo in the Superhuman Retirement Home.

Blue Meanie[edit | edit source]

  • Yellow Submarine (film)
  • NTA, V3I2, V4I1
  • A race of high-pitched, flamboyant blue-skinned dwarfs that inhabited the undersea realm of Pepper's Land. They were presumably killed off during the Falklands War.
  • One of them can be seen during Mina's drug-induced hallucination at Terner's concert. Visual cameo only.

Captain Peter Blood[edit | edit source]

  • Captain Blood: His Odyssey, Rafael Sabatini
  • NTA
  • A former physician, soldier and sailor and current member of the Pirates conference.

Boadicea[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • V3I1
  • Warrior queen of the Iceni tribe in Roman-era England. Mentioned by Andrew Norton, who mentions the urban legend that her bones are buried beneath King's Cross Platform 10.

James Bond III (J3)[edit | edit source]

  • Live and Let Die (film)
  • V3I3
  • The third MI5 Agent to assume the identity of James Bond for propaganda reasons, seen staffing the MI5 headquarters in 2009.
  • J3 is modeled after third Bond actor Roger Moore, referencing a popular fan theory that James Bond is a title assumed by different agents, to compensate for the age and change of the actor playing Bond.

James Bond VI (J6)[edit | edit source]

  • Casino Royale (film)
  • V3I3
  • The sixth and current MI5 Agent to assume the identity of James Bond, seen staffing the MI5 headquarters in 2009.
  • J6 is modeled after sixth Bond actor Daniel Craig.

Jason Bourne[edit | edit source]

  • The Bourne Identity, Robert Ludlum
  • V4I2
  • A former Foreign Service Officer in the Vietnam War who turned rogue when no one claimed responsibility for his wife and children's deaths.
  • A picture of Bourne is seen in Jason King's office. His likeness is modeled after actor Matt Damon.

David Bowman[edit | edit source]

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey, Arthur C. Clarke
  • V4I5
  • The mission commander of the spaceship Discovery 1 who vanished upon making contact with a mysterious black monolith orbiting Jupiter.
  • A space mission was sent to uncover the mystery surrounding his disappearance in 2010.

Brain Boy[edit | edit source]

  • Four Color, Herb Castle
  • BD, V4I3, V4I4, V4I6
  • American superhero with psychic powers. He met Murray and Quatermain during their exile. In his later years, he went by the alias "Mind Man" and aided Captain Universe in mentally contacting Marsman.

Peter Bradey[edit | edit source]

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  • The Invisible Man (1958 TV series)
  • BD, V4I2
  • Successor to Hawley Griffin in the 1940s League who duplicated Griffin's experiments to become invisible. Noted as being a "second rate" invisible man due to his frantic coughing fits, a result of his chain-smoking.

Crash Brittanus[edit | edit source]

  • Crasho Comics
  • SSM, V4I2
  • An African British soldier who fought in WWII and was caught in the nuclear explosion at Hiroshima, transforming him into a superpowered adventurer.
  • He was a recruit of the Victory Vanguard.

Charlie Brown[edit | edit source]

  • Peanuts, Charles M. Schultz
  • BD
  • An American child whose head appears to have swelled and disfigured.
  • He is seen talking to Snow White in The Blazing World. Visual cameo only.

Doctor Emmet Brown[edit | edit source]

  • Back to the Future (film trilogy)
  • LXG80s
  • An eccentric inventor who built a time machine out of a Delorean. The doctor was chosen to band together an American League to combat the Lost Boys in the 1980s.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Basil Brush[edit | edit source]

  • Various children shows
  • V4I3
  • A posh, mischievous fox hand puppet whose most prized possession is his own tail.
  • He is seen greeting the crew of the Nautilus as it docks at Toyland. Visual cameo only.

Paul Bunyan[edit | edit source]

  • American folklore
  • NTA, V4I4
  • An American giant and lumberjack hailing from the peninsula of Brobdingnag.

Natty Bumppo[edit | edit source]

  • The Deerslayer, James Fennimore Cooper
  • V1I2, V1C, NTA, BD
  • American colonial raised by Native Americans and member of the 18th century League. He is seen in a portrait with the rest of the League.

William George "Billy" Bunter[edit | edit source]

  • The Magnet, Frank Richards
  • V1S, BD
  • Former student at Greyfriars School. His sister Bessie married Harold Wharton, a.k.a. Big Brother.
  • His full name is not given since the character's trademark is not yet in the public domain.

Sandra Burke[edit | edit source]

  • The Fat Slags, Graham Dury
  • V4I5
  • An overweight, gluttonous, sex-obsessed woman from Notthingham.
  • She and her companion are seen during the Vril-ya assault on Newcastle in 2010. Visual cameo only.

Jack Burton[edit | edit source]

  • Big Trouble in Little China (film)
  • LXG80s
  • A tough truck driver who had a wild adventure in the underworld of San Francisco's Chinatown. He was selected to join Doc Brown's American League in the 1980s.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Angelica Button[edit | edit source]

  • The Simpsons (TV series), episode "The Haw Haw Couple"
  • V3I3
  • A student at Hogwarts whose name appears on a file in Tom Riddle's office.
  • Angelica Button was a parody of Harry Potter in The Simpsons in what was intended as a satire upon underpaid writing talent. She was once played by character Lisa Simpson.

C[edit | edit source]

Caliban[edit | edit source]

  • The Tempest, William Shakespeare
  • NTA, BD, V3I3, V4I2, V4I4
  • Brutish and deformed slave of Prospero and member of Prospero's League.

David Callan[edit | edit source]

  • Callan (TV series)
  • V4I3
  • A haunted government assasin who dealt with internal security threats to the United Kingdom.
  • It is revealed that Callan eventually killed his brutal commanding officer sometime before 2010.

George Cantor[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • SSM
  • A German mathematician who created the Set Theory. Captain Universe brings his theory up when confronted by an abstract extra-dimensional being embodying a singular infinity.

Captain 3D[edit | edit source]

  • Captain 3D Comics #1, Harvey Comics, Joe Simon, Jack Kirby
  • V4I3
  • The last survivor of an alien humanoid race who was safely preserved within a 2D book protected by a used-bookshop owner.
  • He is seen exiting the barriers of the Blazing Zone following its nuclear devastation. Visual cameo only.

Captain America[edit | edit source]

  • Captain America Comics, Marvel Comics, Joe Simon, Jack Kirby
  • V4I2
  • The alter ego of Steve Rogers, a frail young man enhanced to the peak of human perfection by an experimental serum to aid the United States government's efforts in World War II.
  • He is seen in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010, sporting a swastika tattoo. Visual cameo only.

Captain Hook[edit | edit source]

  • Peter Pan & Wendy, J. M. Barrie
  • NTA
  • A cruel pirate captain, enemy of Peter Pan and member of the Pirates conference.

Captain Marvel[edit | edit source]

Billy Batson with Mina and Allen.

  • Shazam!, Fawcett Comics, DC Comics
  • BD, V4I2
  • An American superhero and alter-ego of thirteen-year-old Billy Batson, who proclaims the word "Shazam" to transform into a fully-grown superhuman with magical powers.
  • Mina and Allan encountered him in the 1940s during their exile. He is not mentioned by name and is later seen in The Blazing World. And elderly Billy Batson is later seen in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010, having forgotten his signature word.
  • Captain Marvel is the retired name for the DC Comics superhero known today as Shazam, who had his name changed in 2011 to avoid confusion with the Captain Marvel characters from Marvel Comics, who own the trademark for the name. He was also formerly known as Captain Thunder. 

Captain Video[edit | edit source]

  • Captain Video and his Video Rangers (TV series)
  • V4I2
  • The commander of the Video Rangers, an organization that upholds peace and justice through open diplomacy or through more covert operations.
  • His face appears on a videotape advertisement on a t-shirt in 2010.

Carmilla[edit | edit source]

  • Carmilla, J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  • V1S
  • A female vampire and former countess who preys on the innocent, preferably female victims.

Katy Carr[edit | edit source]

  • What Katy Did, Sarah Chauncey Woolsey
  • V1I2
  • One of Miss Coote's teachers.

Jack Carter[edit | edit source]

Carter, Dakin and in 1969, shortly before Jack starts his investigations.

  • Jack's Return Home, Ted Lewis
  • V3I2
  • Hired to investigate the death of Basil Thomas. Kills Kosmo Gallion, the vessel of Oliver Haddo. His surname is omitted due to the character's copyright status.
  • Perhaps coincidentally, Carter strongly resembles John Constantine, a character Alan Moore created with DC Comics in the pages of Swamp Thing.

Nicholas "Nick" Carter[edit | edit source]

  • The Old Detective’s Pupil, John R. Coryell & Ormond G. Smith
  • V1S
  • A professional detective and master of disguise.

Casper the Friendly Ghost[edit | edit source]

  • The Friendly Ghost, Seymour Reit & Joe Oriolo
  • V4I1
  • The deceased spirit of young Casper McFadden who only wants to be friends with humans, but is apparently frightened of teams of women.
  • Visual cameo on the Island of Spectralia.

Cat in the Hat[edit | edit source]

  • The Cat in the Hat, Theodor Seuss Geisel
  • NTA
  • A strange phenomenon reportedly spotted on Mulberry Street in Springfield, Massachusets, by Randolph Carter, supposedly originating from the dream-world town of Ulthar.

Mr. Cave[edit | edit source]

  • The Crystal Egg, H.G. Wells
  • V1S
  • An antiquarian, becomes obsessed with his crystal egg, through which it is possible to observe the surface of Mars. Counterwise, his egg was a device used by the Molluscs to spy on the Earth for their oncoming invasion.

Cesare[edit | edit source]

  • The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari (film)
  • BD
  • A hypnotized somnambulist who carried out a series of murders directed by Dr. Caligari.
  • Cesare appears to be the first in line of what would later become the Schlaffkommandos.

Professor George Challenger[edit | edit source]

  • The Lost World, Arthur Conan Doyle
  • NTA, V3I1
  • Explorer and consultant to the Second Murray Group.
  • Only mentioned in dialogue, and has not appeared in person thus far. Two sailors discuss his coming expedition to Peru, presumably to find the "Lost World".

Chandu the Magician[edit | edit source]

  • Chandu the Magician (radio program)
  • SSM
  • An American who learned mystical arts such as astral projection which he used to fight criminals and other villains. He later developed arthritis in his hands.
  • Visual cameo only.

Vincent Chase[edit | edit source]

  • Entourage (TV series)
  • V3I3, V4I2
  • Mentioned on film posters as starring in the films Aquaman 2: Revenge of Quisp and Aquaman 3: Dark Topo Rising.

The Cheshire Cat[edit | edit source]

  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carrol
  • V2C
  • A supernatural cat which Alice encountered while in Wonderland. The animal was later caught, stuffed and mounted on display in the League museum.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang[edit | edit source]

  • Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang, Ian Fleming
  • BD
  • A car with the ability to fly. It is hinted to be the first in a line of Bond cars.
  • The implication that the car is a Bond car is in reference to the mutual author Ian Fleming. The car's association with Night Industries might also be a reference to KITT from the TV series Knight Rider.

Sir Winston Churchill[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • BD
  • The Prime Minister of Britain who led England to an allied victory in WWII. He drunkenly predicts the election of Harold Wharton's socialist regime.

Lord John "Tarzan" Clayton III[edit | edit source]

  • Tarzan of the Apes, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • NTA, BD, V3I3
  • A man raised by a tribe of advanced apes in the jungles of Africa who briefly returned to civilization. Is a friend of Orlando following WWI.

Clangers[edit | edit source]

  • Clangers (TV series)
  • MIM, V4I6
  • Mouse-like alien creatures living on the moon, who eat green soup provided by the Soup Dragon and communicate through whistling.
  • Moore and O'Neill appear to have represented a common misconception with the Clangers, as within the canon of the original show the Clangers do not live on the moon, but rather a distant planet.

Santa Claus[edit | edit source]

  • Christmas Holiday Icon
  • V2S, NTA
  • A mystic shaman who wears inside-out reindeer skin and delivers presents to children on the Winter Solstice. The skeleton of a more traditional-looking Santa Claus is seen on the moon in the supplementary material of Volume II.

The Clock[edit | edit source]

  • Funny Pages #6, George Brenner
  • V4I2, V4I3
  • The first American costumed crimefighter and the secret identity of Brian O'Brien, a wealthy member of high society.
  • He is seen sitting next to the Green Hornet in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010.

Commando Cody[edit | edit source]

  • Commando Cody (film serial)
  • BD
  • A superhero scientist armed with a one-man flying suit and an aerodynamic helmet who fights alien threats.
  • Visual cameo in the Blazing World.

Conan the Barbarian[edit | edit source]

  • Conan the Barbarian series, Robert E. Howard
  • NTA
  • The prehistoric warrior king of Cimmeria of the bygone Hyborian era, which is now modern-day Sweden.
  • Referred to as "Amra", or "the lion," a name he earned while pirating the Shemitish she-devil Bêlit.

Jeremiah "Jerry" Cornelius[edit | edit source]

  • The Cornelius Quartet, Michael Moorcock
  • BD, V3I2, V4I4
  • An urban adventurer, secret agent, and superhero of ambiguous and occasionally polymorphous gender.

Cosmic Boy[edit | edit source]

  • Adventure Comics #247, DC Comics, Otto Binder & Al Plastino
  • V4I1
  • A founding member and leader of the Legion of Super-Heroes.
  • He is seen striking down Burt Steele when he and Satin Astro break into the Legion's headquarters to use their aeonosphere.

Cowboy Gorilla[edit | edit source]

  • Bizarre Heroes #2, Fiasco Comics, Don Simpson
  • V4I6
  • Present at the wedding of Captain Universe and Electro Girl.

Lady Penelope Creighton-Ward[edit | edit source]

  • Thunderbirds (TV series)
  • V3I2
  • A Secret Agent working for International Rescue. Seen walking the streets of London in 1969 and is connected with a scandal on a newspaper cover. Visual cameo only.

Crimson Avenger[edit | edit source]

  • Detective Comics, Jim Chambers, DC Comics
  • BD
  • An American superhero who meets Murray and Quatermain during their exile. He was residing in Gotham City at the time.

Lara Croft[edit | edit source]

  • Tomb Raider (video game series)
  • V4I6
  • A highly intelligent and athletic British archaeologist and treasure hunter.
  • She is seen getting an autograph signed by Emma Night in 2164. Visual cameo only.

Crom[edit | edit source]

  • Conan the Barbarian series, Robert E. Howard
  • BD
  • A proto-Celtic deity worshipped by the prehistoric Cimmerians.

Robinson Crusoe[edit | edit source]

  • Robinson Crusoe, Daniel Defoe
  • NTA
  • A castaway who spent 28 years on a remote tropical desert island near Trinidad who braved savages, slaves, and radicals before finally being rescued.

Cthulhu[edit | edit source]

  • The Call of Cthulhu, H. P. Lovecraft
  • ASV, V1S, BD, V4I5
  • A monstrous, winged extraterrestrial creature worshiped by an ancient cult.
  • Also known as "Kutulu". He is mentioned a few times before as an urban legend before finally awakening in 2010.

Colonel Cuckoo[edit | edit source]

  • Whatever happened to Colonel Cuckoo?, Gerald Kersh
  • V3I3, V4I5
  • A disfigured soldier who has been immortal since the Napoleonic Wars. He meets Orlando at the conflict at Q'Mar in 2009 and later aids in the battle against the awakened Ardistan giants in 2010.

Sergeant Cuff[edit | edit source]

  • The Moonstone, Wilkie Collins
  • V3I1
  • A grizzled, elderly police detective who partook in the Moonstone mystery.

Curipuri[edit | edit source]

  • The Lost World, Arthur Conan Doyle
  • V1S, NRG
  • The monstrous, living dinosaurs native to White Maple Land.

D[edit | edit source]

Vince Dakin[edit | edit source]

  • The Burden of Proof, James Barlow
  • V3I2
  • An openly homosexual London gangster. He hires Jack Carter to investigate Basil Thomas' death.

Dalek[edit | edit source]

  • Doctor Who (TV serial)
  • V3I2, V4I6
  • Daleks are an extraterrestrial race of mutants from the planet Skaro, encased in a mechanical shell with a function to "exterminate" life forms they deem impure. They are frequent enemies of The Doctor.
  • A Dalek is seen in Mina Murray's drug-induced hallucination in 1969. They are later seen launching an invasion fleet towards Earth in the year 2164 following the Earth-Romulan war.

Desperate Dan[edit | edit source]

  • The Dandy, Dudley D. Watkins
  • NRG, V4I6
  • Reportedly the world's strongest man, able to lift a cow with one hand.
  • Is revealed to be the offspring of Hugo Coghlan. He is later seen on Lincoln Island, being loaded aboard the Nautilus VIII by his own father.

Hugo Danner[edit | edit source]

  • Gladiator, Philip Wylie
  • NRG, V4I2
  • A superhero born in the late 19th century with superhuman abilities via prenatal experimentation. Hugo Coghlan was hired by Clark Savage Sr. to assassinate Danner so that there wouldn't be any competition between him and his son.

Wendy Darling[edit | edit source]

  • Peter Pan & Wendy, J. M. Barrie
  • V4I4
  • A middle-class girl who traveled to Neverneverland.
  • She along with her friends were seen outside the Paris Opera House in 1913 when Fantomas blew it up. Visual cameo only.
  • Wendy's appearance here is modeled after her look in Alan Moore's Lost Girls graphic novel.

Bo "Bandit" Darville[edit | edit source]

  • Smokey and the Bandit (film)
  • LXG80s
  • A truck-driving legend from Atlanta, Georgia, and proposed member of the previous American League. Visual cameo only.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Francois Delambre[edit | edit source]

  • The Fly, George Langleaan
  • BD
  • A scientist who became a fly-like hybrid after a failed experiment involving teleportation.
  • Visual cameo in The Blazing World.

Dennis the Menace[edit | edit source]

  • Dennis the Menace and Gnasher, The Beano, David Law
  • V4I4, V4I6
  • A badly behaved schoolboy with a vendetta against 'softies'. He is seen among the chaos of the London streets as Electro Girl unleashes her powers. He later attended Captain Universe's wedding aboard the Nautilus VIII.
  • Visual cameo only.

"Demogorgon"[edit | edit source]

  • Stranger Things (TV series)
  • V4I4
  • Gaunt predatory humanoid monsters from a parallel dimension with sharp-toothed mouths that open like flower-petals.
  • One is seen among the Lloigor in the Blazing World. Visual cameo only.
  • While only referred to as a Demogorgon, the creature bears no connection with the sea monster of the same name in the following issue.

Norma Desmond[edit | edit source]

  • Sunset Boulevard (film)
  • V4I2
  • A soon-to-be faded silent film star who clamored for attention.
  • A younger Desmond is shown playing Ma Kent in Nevada Smith's staging of Superman's crashlanding.

Destiny[edit | edit source]

  • Weird Mystery Tales and The Sandman, DC Comics, Marv Wolfman, Benrie Wrightson, Neil Gaiman
  • SSM
  • The personification of Destiny itself and one of the Endless, he carries a book which contains everything that has or will happen.
  • He is seen passing judgment on Atlanta Hope and Steve Ditko in the surreal Creepyverse. Visual cameo only.

Dhorians[edit | edit source]

  • Justice League of America #3, DC Comics, Gardner Fox, Mike Sekowsky
  • MIM
  • A race of pink-skinned insectoid aliens that enslaved the Galley-Wag and his kind aboard their space vessel. They hail from a "vast atomic light... known as 'Olodoria’ or something similar," but which is known on Earth as 'Antares'."

Gunga Din[edit | edit source]

  • Gunga Din, Rudyard Kipling
  • V1S
  • The ghost of an Indian water-carrier who was killed protecting a British soldier's life.

George Dixon[edit | edit source]

  • The Blue Lamp (film) and Dixon of Dock Green (TV series)
  • V3I1
  • A mature and sympathetic police constable who provides Mina with information on MacHeath's arrest.
  • Though not explicitly named, the constable's mannerisms and choice of words serve as a strong hint to his identity.

Dogtanian[edit | edit source]

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  • Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds (TV show)
  • BD, NHI
  • An anthropomorphic canine musketeer hailing from Megapatagonia. Visual Cameo only.

Doll-Man[edit | edit source]

  • Feature Comics #27, Quality Comics, Will Eisner
  • V4I2
  • Darrell Dane, a chemist who discovered a liquid that could shrink a human being to only six inches tall but still leave him or her with the strength of a full-grown human.
  • A small elderly Dane is seen riding atop a service dog in the Superhuman Retirement Home.

Dick Donovan[edit | edit source]

  • The Man-Hunter: Stories from the Notebook of a Detective, J. E. Preston Muddock
  • V1I2
  • Supernatural detective and agent of MI5 who handles the recruitment of Hyde and Griffin.

The Doctor[edit | edit source]

The First and Eleventh Doctors in 2009

  • Doctor Who (TV series)
  • V3I2, V3I3
  • A time-traveling alien and vigilante who changes his appearance when he is close to death. Different incarnations of the character have visual cameos throughout Volume III.
  • Additionally, his time-traveling spaceship the TARDIS, resembling a Police Box, can be seen on a map of The Blazing World in Black Dossier.

Doctor John Dolittle[edit | edit source]

  • The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Hugh Lofting
  • V1S, NTA
  • An English doctor who can communicate with animals. The postal service he founded is seen in The New Traveller's Almanac and it is hinted that Mina Murray influenced him to his practice of protecting animals.

Count Dracula[edit | edit source]

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  • Dracula, Bram Stoker
  • BD, V3I2
  • A powerful vampire whom Mina Murray faced alongside Abraham Van Helsing. Mina and Allen once visited his abandoned castle in the mountains of Transylvania. He appears to her in a drug-induced hallucination that drives her to insanity.

John Drake[edit | edit source]

  • Danger Man (TV series)
  • BD, V4I3
  • A British operative who is something of a lone wolf and a maverick.
  • It is implied that Drake might've died sometime before 2010.

Dreadful Flying Glove[edit | edit source]

  • Yellow Submarine (film)
  • V4I1
  • A floating demonic monster resembling a giant disembodied gloved hand that once terrorized the inhabitants of Pepper's Land.
  • The creature's rotting corpse was seen on the island's ravaged beachside. Visual cameo only.

DriveShaft[edit | edit source]

  • Lost (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • A rock band formerly led by singer Charlie Pace. A poster is seen promoting their new album "Oh, Who Cares?".

E[edit | edit source]

Thomas Edison[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • V1I1
  • An American inventor who presumably is responsible for many of the League universe's advanced technology. A circuit-breaker bears the name "Edison Telsaton".
  • His portrayal might possibly be a reference to Serviss' Edison's Conquest of Mars, an unauthorized follow-up to Wells' War of the Worlds.

Eeyore[edit | edit source]

  • Winnie-the-Pooh, A. A. Milne
  • BD
  • A sorrowful stuffed donkey that once resided in the Hundred Acre Wood. He was later mounted and put on display in Greyfriars.

Mr. Engelbrecht[edit | edit source]

  • The Exploits of Engelbrecht, Maurice Richardson
  • BD, V4I3, V4I4, V4I5, V4I6
  • A dwarf boxer who participates in the activities of the Surrealist Sportsman's Club.
  • He accompanies the crew of the Nautilus as they journey through the nuclear damaged Blazing Zone.

Eddie Enrico[edit | edit source]

  • The Crying of Lot 49, Thomas Pynchon
  • BDS
  • The lead singer of the "Eddie Enrico and His Hawaiian Hotshots" band. His songs Immortal Love and Home With You were love ballets devoted to Allan Quatermain and Mina Murray respectively.
  • The songs were supplied on a supplemental record disk that was intended to come with each copy of the Black Dossier, but it was only sold in limited amounts by DC Comics.

Erik[edit | edit source]

  • The Phantom of the Opera, Gaston Leroux
  • NTA, BD, V4I4
  • A deformed outcast who spent his existence haunting the Paris Opera House. While believed to be dead, he makes an appearance in a photograph of the Opera House attendance in 1911, lurking amongst the audience. Visual cameo only.
  • His appearance here is modeled after Lon Chaney's depiction of the character in the iconic Universal film.

F[edit | edit source]

Wu Fang[edit | edit source]

  • Exploits of Elaine, Arthur B. Reeve
  • V1S
  • A criminal mastermind and gang leader from China, operating in the United States.

Fat Fury[edit | edit source]

  • Forbidden Worlds #73, ACG, Richard E. Hughes, Ogden Whitney
  • V4I6
  • A short, fat, emotionless, terse, young boy who also happens to be one of the most powerful and well-known beings in the universe.
  • He is seen attending Captain Universe's wedding aboard the Nautilus VIII.

Grimly Feendish[edit | edit source]

  • Wham! (comics), Leo Baxendale
  • V3I1, V3I3
  • A ghoulish master criminal seeking world domination through outrageous plots.
  • He is seen attending the Merlin Society in 1910. His body was later found dead in a portrait at Hogwarts following the Antichrist's attack. Visual cameo.

Felix the Cat[edit | edit source]

  • Feline Follies (cartoon)
  • V3I2
  • A cartoon cat with a magical bag and surreal abilities.
  • He is seen during Mina's drug-induced spiritual transcendence into the astral plane. Visual cameo only.

Samuel Ferguson[edit | edit source]

  • Five Weeks in a Balloon, Jules Verne
  • V1I5
  • An acquaintance of Captain Nemo who provided his balloon Victoria. His name appears on a tag attached to the balloon.

Fiend Without a Face[edit | edit source]

  • Fiend Without a Face (film)
  • BD
  • A mentally constructed invisible creature that feeds on atomic power and steals human brains and spinal columns to use as bodies in order to multiply its numbers.
  • Visual cameo in both the Interplanetary Zoo and the Space Port giftshop.

Barney Fife[edit | edit source]

  • The Andy Griffith Show (TV series)
  • BD
  • Sheriff's deputy in the fictional town of Maybury. Briefly mentioned in a written portion of the Black Dossier, and encountered the League during their stay in America in the 1950s.

Argus Filch[edit | edit source]

  • Harry Potter series, J. K. Rowling
  • V3I3
  • A caretaker from Hogwarts, whose skeleton is seen split in half in the ruins of Harry Potter's massacre of Hogwarts.

Firebrand Frobisher[edit | edit source]

  • The Ghostly Guardian, Valiant Comics
  • V4I1
  • The ghost pirate who haunts Masthead Manor. He is seen visiting the island of Spectralia, frightened by Mina Murry's presence.
  • Visual cameo only.

Jack Flash[edit | edit source]

  • The Beano, Dudley Watkins
  • V3I2
  • A Mercurian superhero with the ability to fly. In 1969, his suicide is reported after years of depression and three failed attempts to gas himself due to his waning popularity.
  • Jumping from a tower block, repeated attempts to gas himself and being "all right now" are references to the Rolling Stones song "Jumpin' Jack Flash". Some have suggested that Jack Flash was a failed Moonchild, since the B-side for "Jumpin Jack Flash" was "Child of the Moon".

Harry Flashman[edit | edit source]

  • Tom Brown's Schooldays, Thomas Hughes
  • V1S
  • An unlikeable bully and scoundrel.

Derek Flint[edit | edit source]

  • Our Man Flint (film)
  • V4I1
  • World adventurer and master spy for ZOWIE - the Zonal Organization World Intelligence Espionage. He was well-known for his smoking habit.

Flygirl[edit | edit source]

  • The Adventures of the Fly #13, Archie Comics, Robert Bernstein, John Rosenberger
  • V4I2, V4I3, V4I4
  • The alternate identity of Kim Brand, an actress rescued by The Fly from a fall out of a hotel window and was also given the ability to fly.
  • She is seen hanging out with Linda Turner in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010, having lost contact with the extradimensional fly beings through her ring.

Frankenstein's Monster[edit | edit source]

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  • Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, Marry Shelly
  • V1S, NTA, BD, V4I3
  • The hideous scientific experiment created by Dr. Victor Frankenstien out of dead body parts who fled to the Arctic wastelands. He later met and married Olimpia in Toyland.
  • The other Frankenstein monsters shown to be residing at Toyland include Ken Reid's Frankie Stein, both incarnations of the monster published by Prize Comics, the Frankenstein produced by Dell Comics, and the version seen in the parody film Young Frankenstein.

Martin Fraser[edit | edit source]

  • Fraser of Africa, George Beardmore
  • V3I3
  • A courageous white hunter who worked in the game reserves of colonial Tanganyika. He is buried next to Alan Quatermain's grave.

Phileas Fogg[edit | edit source]

  • Around the World in Eighty Days, Jules Verne
  • V1C, V1S
  • Gentleman explorer and proposed member of a mid-19th century League.

President Max Foster[edit | edit source]

  • Wild in the Streets (film)
  • V3I2
  • A hippie fascist President of the United States mentioned by Mina Murray. His policies lead to internment camps for people over 30, who were then forced to drink LSD.

Fox-Squirrel[edit | edit source]

  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind, Hayao Miyazaki
  • V4I1
  • A small stripped mammal resembling a cross between a fox and a squirrel. One is seen fleeing from Satin Astro and Burt Steel in the City of We.
  • Visual cameo only.

Frog Footman[edit | edit source]

  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carrol
  • V2C
  • The Duchess' amphibious servant whom Alice befriended while in Wonderland. The animal was later caught, stuffed and mounted on display in the League museum.

G[edit | edit source]

G-8[edit | edit source]

  • G-8 and His Battle Aces, Robert J. Hogan
  • BD
  • A WWI aviator and former spy who often dealt with supernatural and science fiction inspired threats created/employed by the Germans.
  • Orlando's comments on G-8 being "frankly, bonkers" might be a poke at either his outlandish adventures or possibly author Philip Jose Farmer’s controversial theory that G-8 was another alias for The Shadow and The Spider.

Cathy Gale[edit | edit source]

  • The Avengers (TV series)
  • V4I3
  • A museum curator turned government agent who first partnered with John Steed.
  • During Ingsoc's occupation of Britain, Cathy contracted Russian flu from the Eurasian saboteur Rosa Klebb. The plot was foiled by Emma, Tara, and Patsy. She was later tortured and killed by Bond in 2010.

Dorothy Gale[edit | edit source]

  • The Wizard of Oz, Frank L Baum
  • V4I4
  • A Midwest American girl who frequently visited the otherworldy Land of Oz.
  • She along with her friends were seen outside the Paris Opera House in 1913 when Fantomas blew it up. Visual cameo only.
  • Dorthy's appearance here is modeled after her look in Alan Moore's Lost Girls graphic novel.

Kosmo Gallion[edit | edit source]

  • The Avengers (TV series), episode "Warlock"
  • V3I2
  • Member of Oliver Haddo's cult whose body is stolen as a vessel for Haddo during a body swap in 1948. He dies in Haddo's expiring body.

Gamera[edit | edit source]

  • Gamera, the Giant Monster (film)
  • V4I4
  • A massive turtle-like kaiju capable of rocket flight. Visual cameo in the Blazing World.

Gansa[edit | edit source]

  • The Man in the Moone, Francis Godwin
  • MIM
  • A species of spacefaring goose capable of carrying substantial loads which Domingo Gonsales harnessed to traverse to the moon. The skeletons of the birds were later found by Mina Murray during her lunar trip in 1964.

Gargantua[edit | edit source]

  • Gargantua and Pantagruel series, François Rabelais
  • NTA, V4I2
  • The father of the Giant Pantagruel who once ruled the island nation of Utopia and reportedly gave the city of Paris its name by urinating on it.

Alf Garnett[edit | edit source]

  • Till Death Us Do Part (TV series)
  • BD, V3I1, V3I2
  • A balding, racist, homophobe. He is seen shouting in Victory Square in 1958 and later wandering King's Cross station in 1969.
  • Visual cameo only.

Garth[edit | edit source]

  • Garth, Steve Dowling
  • V3I1, V3I2
  • A time-traveling naval captain born with superhuman strength. Is seen wandering King's Cross Station in 1969. Visual cameo only.

Jay Gatsby[edit | edit source]

  • The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • BD
  • One of Orlando's wealthy friends following WWI.

Giant-Man[edit | edit source]

  • Tales to Astonish #49, Marvel Comics, Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, Jack Kirby
  • V4I2
  • One of the many monikers assumed by scientist Hank Pym.
  • An elderly Pym is seen retreating into the giant boot of his costume in the Superhuman Retirement Home.

Georgie Giraffe[edit | edit source]

  • Rainbow, Julius Stafford Bakerand
  • V2I5
  • A friend of Tiger Tim and one of Dr. Moreau's creations.
  • Visual cameo only.

Johnny Gentle[edit | edit source]

  • Infinite Jest, David Foster Wallace
  • V4I2
  • A television personality and future president who questions President Palmer's nationality and plans to annex Canada and Mexico.
  • Gentle appears to be an analog for real-life President Donald Trump.

Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come[edit | edit source]

  • A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens
  • V4I6
  • A silent, forboding wraith with no discernable face.
  • The phantom is seen on the surface of Mars, having been transported there by the Stendahl House. Visual cameo only.

Professor Gibberne[edit | edit source]

  • A New Accelerator, H.G. Wells
  • V1S
  • The inventor of “a new accelerator,” a drug which gives the human body superspeed.

Gill Man[edit | edit source]

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  • The Creature of the Black Lagoon (film)
  • NTA, NRG, V4I4
  • An amphibious race of monstrous humanoids residing in the murky depths of the Black Lagoon.
  • The creature is hypothesized to be a Sea Devil, a subspecies of Silurian from Dr. Who.

Mr. Gimlet[edit | edit source]

  • Viz Comics (magazine)
  • V4I5
  • A next-door-neighbor who is in intimate relations with Finbarr Saunders' mother.
  • He is seen in Newcastle in 2010 trying to warn Finbarr of the coming Vril-ya attack to no success.

Wilfred Glendon[edit | edit source]

  • Werewolf of London (film)
  • V4I5
  • A former botanist and one of the legendary werewolves of London.
  • Visual cameo only.

Karl Glogauer[edit | edit source]

  • Behold the Man, Micheal Moorcock
  • V4I2
  • A time traveler who acted as a surrogate Jesus Christ after traveling to 28 AD in a time machine.
  • His name is repeatedly uttered in vain by Orlando.

Godzilla[edit | edit source]

  • Godzilla (film)
  • TJR, NRG, V4I4
  • A gigantic reptilian monster which was mutated by nuclear pollution and often terrorizes Japan.
  • Godzilla is never directly named, but it is implied that he battled the Nautilus on the Japanese coast in the 1950s. Janni Nemo claims that there are burns on her arm as the result of the monster's atomic breath; the beast was presumably killed by Hugo Coghlan.

Auric Goldfinger[edit | edit source]

  • Goldfinger, Ian Fleming
  • NTA
  • Criminal mastermind and future enemy of James Bond. He commissions an expedition to El Dorado.

Heinz Goldfoot[edit | edit source]

  • Dr. Goldfoot and the Bikini Machine (film)
  • NRG
  • A mad German scientist who built a gang of female androids who were dispatched to seduce and rob wealthy men.
  • His androids were apparently built from some of Rotwang's original blueprints for Maria and smuggled into Stepford, Connecticut, as "Kitchen Appliances".
  • He is modeled after the actor who played him, Vincent Price.

Oscar Goldman[edit | edit source]

  • Cyborg, Martin Caidin
  • LXG80s
  • The head of the Office of Strategic Operations who disbanded the previous American League in 1979 after the defeat of Mr. Han’s army of the living dead.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Gorgo[edit | edit source]

  • Gorgo (film)
  • BD, SSM, V4I5
  • A young sea monster brought back to London from Nara Island for exploitation until his even larger mother, Ogra, went on a rampage across London to search for him.
  • Mentioned by Professor Quatermass in Trump Comics and is later briefly seen attacking London.

Gort[edit | edit source]

  • The Day the Earth Stood Still (film)
  • V4C
  • A giant alien robot of indestructible material.

Hermione Granger[edit | edit source]

  • Harry Potter series, J. K. Rowling
  • V3I3
  • A student at the Invisible College and former friend of Harry Potter, the Antichrist. She is seen sobbing in fear of the Antichrist's presence and is seen years later, dead in the same spot.

Dorian Gray[edit | edit source]

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  • The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde
  • V1C, V2I3
  • A narcissistic, pansexual socialite who remains unaging and immortal while an enchanted painting of himself ages instead. The portrait in question is seen on display in the League wing of the British Museum.
  • For the character in the The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen film whose role is largely expanded, see Dorian Gray.

Green Arrow[edit | edit source]

  • More Fun Comics #73, DC Comics, Mort Weisinger, George Papp
  • V4I2
  • The Robin Hood-inspired identity of Oliver Queen, a wealthy businessman and owner of Queen Industries in Star City.
  • An elderly Queen is seen in the Superhuman Retirement Home, being punched in the face by Captain America. Visual cameo only.

Green Hornet[edit | edit source]

  • The Green Hornet (radio program)
  • V4I2, V4I3
  • The masked crime-fighting alter ego of Britt Reid, a wealthy young publisher of the Daily Sentinel newspaper.
  • He is seen reading the Sentinel in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010.

Grendel[edit | edit source]

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  • Beowulf, English epic poem
  • BD
  • A demon who is slain by Scandinavian hero Beowulf.

James "Jimmy" Grey[edit | edit source]

  • The Iron Fish
  • V2I4, BD
  • A boy saved by the Nautilus after the death of his family by an alien Tripod. Inspired by the design and technology of the Nautilus, he grows to be Professor James Grey, inventor of the Iron Fish series of vessels and joins the Warralson team, a surrogate League in the 1940s. He is said to have been lost at sea in 1948.

Worzel Gummidge[edit | edit source]

  • Worzel Gummidge, Barbara Euphan Todd
  • V3I3
  • A walking and talking, mischievous scarecrow from Scatterbrook Farm. He was killed during the Antichrist's massacre at Hogwarts, stabbed through the chest with an umbrella.
  • Visual cameo only.

Jack Gurney[edit | edit source]

  • The Ruling Class (film)
  • V3I1
  • The paranoid schizophrenic 14th Earl of Gurney who believed himself to be God incarnate and delivered a speech to the House of Lords to bring back hangings as a way to return law and order to England.

H[edit | edit source]

H-9 (Rupert Bear)[edit | edit source]

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  • Daily Express, Mary Tourtel
  • V2I4-6, V2S, V4I6
  • One of the creations of Dr. Moreau.

H-11 (Algy Pug)[edit | edit source]

  • Daily Express, Mary Tourtel
  • V2I4-6, V2S
  • One of the creations of Dr. Moreau.

H-14 (Tiger Tim)[edit | edit source]

  • Rainbow, Julius Stafford Bakerand
  • V2I4-6, V2S, V4I6
  • One of the creations of Dr. Moreau.

H. Rider Haggard[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • ASV
  • The writer of Alan Quartermaine's slightly-embellished autobiographies.

Gary Haliday[edit | edit source]

  • Garry Halliday, Justin Blake
  • BD
  • A commercial pilot who meets Mina and Allan at Birmingham Spaceport.
  • His name is a slight alteration of the character to the eponymous children's books.

Basil Hallward[edit | edit source]

  • The Picture of Dorian Gray, Oscar Wilde
  • V1C
  • The artist who created the enchanted painting of Dorian Gray, which is seen on the cover of Volume I next to a painting of the Nautilus, also by Hallward.

Richard "Dick" Hannay[edit | edit source]

  • The Thirty-Nine Steps, John Buchan
  • BD
  • Hannay once mentioned to Mina Murray that the real "39 steps" led to the greatest secret in British history. This clue led Allan and Mina to Greyfriars School in Kent and the identity of Harry Lime.

Septimus Harding[edit | edit source]

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  • The Warden, Anthony Trollope
  • V1I2, V2I2
  • A reverend who wrote articles against Miss Coote. He is killed by Martians on Horsell Common.

Oliver "Ollie" Hardy[edit | edit source]

  • Laurel & Hardy (film series)
  • BD
  • A bumbling blowhard who is always accompanied by his partner, Stanley Laurel.
  • Visual Cameo in Trump Comics.

Jack Harkaway[edit | edit source]

  • Jack Harkaway's Schooldays, Bracebridge Hemyng
  • V1C, V1S
  • Schoolboy adventurer and proposed member of a 19th century League.

Johnathan Harker[edit | edit source]

  • Dracula, Bram Stoker
  • V1I1, V2I3
  • Divorced husband of Mina Murray.

Captain Jack Harkness[edit | edit source]

  • Doctor Who (TV series) and Torchwood (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • An immortal former time-traveler from the 51st century and agent of the Torchwood Institute, a branch of MI5 operating in Cardiff, Wales. 
  • Harkness has a visual cameo at King's Cross Platform, appearing two panels before the First and Eleventh Doctors' cameos. He is based visually on John Barrowman, who plays the character in both Doctor Who and Torchwood.

Jim Hawkins[edit | edit source]

  • Treasure Island, Robert Lewis Stevenson
  • V1S
  • An old sea adventurer who kept Captain Flint's treasure map safely hidden ever since he was a boy.

The Headless Horseman[edit | edit source]

  • The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Washington Irving
  • V4I6
  • A frightening apparition that roams the forests of New York, searching for freshly decapitated heads.
  • The specter is seen on the surface of Mars, having been transported there by the Stendahl House. Visual cameo only.

Hedwig[edit | edit source]

  • Harry Potter series, J.K. Rowling
  • V3I3
  • Harry Potter's former pet owl and familiar. The bird's body is seen lying beheaded on the floor of the Antichrist's hideaway.
  • Visual cameo only.

Uriah Heep[edit | edit source]

  • David Copperfield, Charles Dickens
  • V1S
  • A vile blackmailer

Matt Helm[edit | edit source]

  • Death of a Citizen, Donald Hamilton
  • V4I1
  • A U.S. government counter-agent who was known for his heavy drinking.

Fanny Hill[edit | edit source]

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  • Fanny Hill, John Cleland
  • V1I3, V1C, NTA, BD
  • An immortal prostitute who was a member of a 19th century League. An erotic memoir of hers appears in Black Dossier.

Hippomyrmices[edit | edit source]

  • True History, Lucian
  • MIM
  • A species of hippopotamus-sized ants native to the moon. Mina Murray found the rotting remains of one during her space voyage in 1964.
  • Pete Munch speculates that these giant insects are the same bugs encountered in Los Angeles during the 1954 film Them!, of which Hugo Coghlan apparently fought.

Addie Hitler[edit | edit source]

  • Addie and Hermy - The Nasty Nazis, The Dandy, Sam Fair
  • NRB
  • An American comedian who used his striking semblance to Adenoid Hynkel to mock his regime.
  • Addie appears to be the League universe's equivalent of Charlie Chaplin who famously played Hynkel in The Great Dictator, a parody of Adolf Hitler.

Henry Hobson[edit | edit source]

  • Hobson's Choice, Harold Brighouse
  • V1S
  • A Lancashire bootmaker and a tyrant to his family.

Robin Hood[edit | edit source]

  • English legend
  • BD, V4I4
  • A heroic former crusader who steals from the rich to give to the poor. Orlando once traveled with Hood and his Merry Men, who are described as being miserable along with most people in the Middle Ages. Shown in The Life of Orlando. He later appears in The Blazing World.

Hookjaw[edit | edit source]

  • "Hookjaw", a strip from the Action comic book
  • V3I3
  • A monstrous shark with a large hook in its jaw. The shark has been stuffed and is suspended in MI5 headquarters in 2009. Visual cameo only.
  • The shark is often assumed to be "Bruce", the shark from the film Jaws.

Atlanta Hope[edit | edit source]

  • The Illuminatus! trilogy, Robert Shea & Robert Anton Wilson
  • V4I2, SSM
  • The leader of God’s Lightning, a domestic terrorist group whose philosophy is a fusion of Objectivism, the Religious Right, the Ku Klux Klan, and Women’s Liberation. Her book Telemachus Sneezed is highly contested.
  • She is seen in the Creepyverse alongside Steve Ditko, being tried by Destiny. Visual cameo only.
  • Hope is the LoEG universe analog of Ayn Rand.

Hoppity[edit | edit source]

  • Mr. Bug Goes to Town (film)
  • V4I4
  • An anthropomorphic grasshopper who saved his garden community from destruction in Manhatten.
  • He and his sweetheart, Honey Bee, are seen wandering the Blazing World as Prospero unwinds its atomic destruction. Visual cameo only.

Horatio Hornblower[edit | edit source]

  • Hornblower series, C. S. Forester
  • V2I3, V3I1, BD, V3I2
  • A heroic British Naval commander. He exists as the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen universe's analog for Horatio Nelson.

Thomas "Jack" Horner[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • V3I1
  • The steward to the last abbot of Glastonbury who stole the deed to a manor house from a Christmas pie delivered to King Henry VIII. The incident later formed the basis for the popular nursery rhyme.
  • Visual cameo only.

Lord Horror[edit | edit source]

  • Lord Horror, David Britton
  • NRG, V4I5
  • A British psychopath who stalks the nightmarish streets of New York City slashing people with a straight razor.
  • He is an affiliate of the Mabuse family. His entourage (presumably his daughter) is seen arriving at Lincoln Island in 2010 to board the Nautilus VIII.

Blanche & Jane Hudson[edit | edit source]

  • Whatever Happened to Baby Jane, Henry Farrell
  • BD
  • Two bitter sisters who served as child actresses in Hollywood. Their infamous rivalry was ridiculed in a comic strip published in the satirical Trump Comics.
  • The two appear to be the League universe's analogs for the real Hollywood actresses Joan Crawford and Bette Davis respectively.

Rock Hudson[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • BD
  • An popular American actor in the 1950s and 1960s. In the League universe, he is the younger brother of the aforementioned Hudson sisters.
  • His line in Trump Comics, "Ladies scare me", is a reference to Hudson's homosexuality.

I[edit | edit source]

Simon Iff[edit | edit source]

  • Stories by Aleister Crowley
  • V3I1
  • A detective who uses magic to solve crimes. He is said to have sided with Oliver Haddo.

Iron Maiden[edit | edit source]

  • T.H.U.N.D.E.R. Agents #1, Tower Comics, Wally Wood, Len Brown
  • V4I4
  • Formally one of the world's most renowned femme fatale criminals who worked for the Overlord.
  • She is seen hanging out with Linda Turner, Kim Brand, and Lady Blackhawk in the Superhuman Retirement home in 2010.

The Iron Warrior[edit | edit source]

  • Thrill Comics and New Funnies
  • BD
  • 1930s prototype automation. Member of the Warrolson League as a failed counterpart to Edward Hyde.

Ithaqqa[edit | edit source]

  • Ithaqqa, August Derleth
  • ASV
  • A Great Old One who possesses Allan Quatermain.

Ivor the Engine[edit | edit source]

  • Ivor the Engine (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • A sentient steam locomotive of the Merioneth and Llantisilly Rail Traction Company Limited. His skeletal remains were found outside Hogwarts following the attack by the Antichrist. Visual cameo only.

J[edit | edit source]

Jabberwocky[edit | edit source]

  • Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There, Lewis Carroll
  • V4I5, V4I6
  • A frightening dragon-like creature made of anti-matter.
  • The creature, along with Bandersnatches and Boojums, emerged from the infamous rabbit hole near Oxford in 2010.

Jacko Monkey[edit | edit source]

  • Rainbow, Julius Stafford Bakerand
  • V2I5
  • A friend of Tiger Tim and one of Dr. Moreau's creations.
  • Is seen reading Homer's The Illiad. Visual cameo only.

Thunderbolt Jaxon[edit | edit source]

  • Comet #76
  • V4I2
  • A young boy who donned a magic belt with the power of the god Thor, turning into an adult superhero with incredible strength and the power of flight.
  • He is seen being flung though the air as the Blazing World is nuked by James Bond. Visual cameo only.

Jeeves[edit | edit source]

  • Extricating Young Gussie, P. G. Wodehouse
  • BD
  • Bertram Wooster's personal butler and associate. He assisted the second Murray League in the Brinkley Court Affair in 1930.
  • His appearance here appears to be modeled after actor Stephen Fry, who played the character in the ITV television series.

Jellymen[edit | edit source]

  • The Jellymen Are Coming’’, The Beezer, Ken Hunter
  • V4I2
  • A race of pink, gelatinous, tentacled beings that reside in the sea floor.
  • Visual cameo only.

Joey Parrot[edit | edit source]

  • Rainbow, Julius Stafford Bakerand
  • V2I5
  • A friend of Tiger Tim and one of Dr. Moreau's creations.
  • Is seen being devoured by a mutant rabbit. Visual cameo only.

Hildegard "Hildy" Johnson[edit | edit source]

  • The Front Page, Ben Hecht & Charles MacArthur
  • PM, TJR, NRG
  • Hildy Johnson is an American female reporter for The Herald Examiner who wrote an article on the then-43-year-old Janni Nemo and later conducts the most personal interview ever recorded with Nemo on her seventieth birthday.

Jonah[edit | edit source]

  • Jonah, The Beano, Ken Reid
  • V4I6
  • A skinny, dimwitted sailor feared by all other mariners for his reputation for (accidentally) sinking every ship he sailed on.
  • He is seen attempting to board the Nautilus VIII in 2010 in his broken boat.

Tracy Jordan[edit | edit source]

  • 30 Rock (TV series)
  • V3I3, V4I1
  • An actor who is starring in the new films "Who Dat Ninja?" and "Honky Grandma Be Trippin" in the culturally-declining world of 2009.

Jumbo Elephant[edit | edit source]

  • Rainbow, Julius Stafford Bakerand
  • V2I4-5, V3I1, V4I6
  • A friend of Tiger Tim and one of Dr. Moreau's creations.
  • Visual cameo only.

K[edit | edit source]

Kallikrates[edit | edit source]

  • She, H. Rider Haggard
  • V1S
  • The Egyptian lover of Ayesha who was tragically slain by her hand.

Kathulos[edit | edit source]

  • Skull-Face, Robert E. Howard
  • V3I1
  • A skeletal Atlantean who runs a hashish ring in London's Limehouse.
  • He is seen attending the Merlin Society club in 1910. Visual cameo only.

Kesuke Miyagi[edit | edit source]

  • The Karate Kid (film)
  • LXG80s
  • An elderly martial-arts master and handyman. He was tragically killed by the vampiric gang known as the 'Lost Boys'.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Captain Owen Kettle[edit | edit source]

  • Captain Kettle series, C. J. Cutcliffe Hyne
  • BD, V3I1
  • A short, cigar smoking, pugnacious, brutal sailor.
  • He is seen getting with a fight with Popeye on the London docks in 1910. Visual cameo only.

Michael Kane[edit | edit source]

  • Kane of Old Mars, Michael Moorcock
  • V2I1
  • A human transported back in time to Mars where he establishes a ruling dynasty. John Carter entertains the possibility that Kane is not really of Earth origin and that his English-sounding name is a coincidence.

Max Von Kastell[edit | edit source]

  • Flicker, Theodore Roszak. The presence of Norma Desmond and his resemblance to Erich von Stroheim may also be an allusion to Max von Mayerling from the film Sunset Boulevard.
  • V4I2
  • A b-movie director involved with the Orphans of the Storm, a sect of filmmakers seeking to create Armageddon through subliminal messages in films.
  • He had a part in helping Nevada Smith stage Superman's crashlanding.

David Kessler[edit | edit source]

  • An American Werewolf in London (film)
  • V4I5
  • An American tourist and one of the many werewolves that terrorized London.
  • Visual cameo only.

Mister Kiss[edit | edit source]

  • Mother London, Michael Moorcock
  • BD
  • A professional mind-reader and stage performer. He is lodging at Mrs. Cornelius' boarding house.

Jason King[edit | edit source]

  • Jason King (TV series)
  • V4I1, V4I2, V4I3, V4I4
  • A dilettante dandy and author of a series of adventure novels who worked as part of a team of investigators.

William "Bill" King[edit | edit source]

  • The Dandy, James Clark
  • V3I3
  • A big game hunter and animal tracker. He is buried next to Alan Quatermain's grave.

Rosa Klebb[edit | edit source]

  • From Russia With Love, Ian Fleming
  • V4I3
  • A Russian/Eurasian saboteur and a representative for both SMERSH and SPECTRE. Her attempts at severing Airstrip One from Oceania was foiled by Emma and her schoolmates.

Tara King[edit | edit source]

  • The Avengers (TV series)
  • V4I3, V4I4
  • The sixth partner of agent John Steed and the sister of Jason King.
  • She along with Emma and Patsy foiled Rosa Klebb's ploy to separate Ingsoc's Airstrip One from Oceana. She was later tortured and killed by Bond in 2010.

King Kong[edit | edit source]

  • King Kong (film)
  • NTA, TJR, V4I4
  • A gigantic gorilla and ruler of Skull Island in the early 1930s, who went on a rampage through New York City before falling to his death from the Empire State Building.
  • Janni Nemo says during an interview that she and her crew returned Kong's remains to Skull Island to give him a "decent burial".

Koko the Clown[edit | edit source]

  • Out of the Inkwell (cartoon), Max Fleischer
  • BD
  • A mischievous, black-and-white cartoon clown.
  • Visual cameo in The Blazing World.

Mr. Kurtz[edit | edit source]

  • Heart of Darkness, Joseph Conrad
  • V1S, NTA
  • An agent for a company of ivory traders who became corrupted by the power he had over the natives of the Belgian Congo.

L[edit | edit source]

Lake LaMetrie Monster[edit | edit source]

  • The Monster of Lake LaMetrie, Wardon Curtis
  • V1S, NTA
  • A talking plesiosaur possessing the brain of a former ailing boy.

Lavell[edit | edit source]

  • The War of the Worlds, H. G. Wells
  • V1I2
  • An astronomer who discovers jets of gas erupting from Mars, which are actually the launches of alien ships.

Stanley Laurel[edit | edit source]

  • Laurel & Hardy (film series)
  • BD
  • A dimwitted simpleton who always accompanies his partner, Oliver Hardy.
  • Visual Cameo in Trump Comics.

Lebowsky[edit | edit source]

  • Original character
  • NTA
  • A former member of the Naiad race from Scoti Moria who settled in America and continued his smoking habit.
  • The character is intended to be an ancestor of Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski from the film The Big Lebowski.

Abraham Lincoln[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • ASV
  • The 16th President of the United States. A framed picture of him was seen hanging on a wall during Mina, Allan, and Randolph's visit to Aylesbury Pike.
  • Visual cameo only.

Ho Ling[edit | edit source]

  • The Case of Ho Ling, Thomas Burke
  • V1I3
  • Ho Ling is being tortured in Shen Yan's Barber Shop when Fu Manchu first appears.

Lisa[edit | edit source]

  • Weird Science (film)
  • LXG80s
  • A powerful, artificial femme fatale accidentally created by two sexually-frustrated teens. She was selected to join Doc Brown's American League in the 1980s.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

The Little Mermaid[edit | edit source]

  • The Little Mermaid, Hans Christian Andersen
  • V3I1
  • The daughter of the widowed sea-king who fell in love with a handsome prince near Denmark.
  • The mermaid was seen in a water tank in the League museum in 1910. Visual cameo only.

The Little Prince[edit | edit source]

  • The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  • BD
  • A little boy who resided on an asteroid and visited the Earth.
  • Visual cameo in The Blazing World.

Jet-Ace Logan[edit | edit source]

  • The Comet (comic book series)
  • BD, V4I2
  • Newly appointed as head of Britain's space programme, along with Dan Dare and Captain Morgan. Seen in a newspaper. He is the brother of Captain Universe, Jim Logan.

The Lone Ranger[edit | edit source]

  • The Lone Ranger (radio series), Fran Striker, George W. Trendle
  • NTA, BD
  • A Texan Ranger-turned-masked vigilante and alter-ego of John Ried. Visual cameo in The Blazing World.

Lonely[edit | edit source]

  • Callan (TV series)
  • V3I2
  • A petty criminal and sidekick to David Callan.
  • He is seen giving Jack Carter info on Basil Thomas' murder.

Long John Silver[edit | edit source]

  • Treasure Island, Robert Lewis Stevenson
  • NTA
  • Member of the Pirate's conference.

Pippi Longstocking[edit | edit source]

  • Pippi Longstocking series, Astrid Lindgren
  • V3I2
  • A mischievous redheaded girl born with superhuman strength.
  • An older version of her is seen wandering the streets of London in 1969, having gotten a job as a stripper. Visual cameo only.

Lorde[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual.
  • V4I3
  • A New Zealand singer, songwriter, and record producer whose latest song "All These Years I've Secretly Been Randy" is heard over the radio by Orlando and Emma.
  • The song itself is a reference to the TV series South Park in which resident Randy Marsh is secretly revealed to be Lorde.

Sebastian Love[edit | edit source]

  • Little Britain (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • Former Private Secretary to the Prime Minister in 2009, seen in a visual cameo during the battle with the Antichrist.
  • He is visually based on actor and entertainer David Walliams, who portrayed him in sketches of Little Britain.

Lulu[edit | edit source]

  • Earth-Spirit and Pandora's Box, Frank Wedekind
  • V1S, V3I1
  • A German femme fatale prostitute who leaves a trail of broken hearts and fortunes behind her.
  • She is killed brutally killed by Jack MacHeath in 1910.

Arsène Lupin[edit | edit source]

  • Arsene Lupin, gentleman cambrioleur, Maurice Leblanc
  • V1S, NTA, BD
  • Gentleman thief and member of Les Hommes Mysterieux.

Vesper Lynd[edit | edit source]

  • Casino Royale, Ian Fleming
  • V3I3
  • Love interest of James Bond VI (J6), based on appearance on Eva Green who played the character in the 2006 film Casino Royale. Visual cameo only.

M[edit | edit source]

Nomi Malone[edit | edit source]

  • Showgirls (film)
  • V3I3
  • A popular stripper who is seen on a poster.

Draco Malfoy[edit | edit source]

  • Harry Potter series, J. K. Rowling
  • V3I3
  • Bully and fellow student of Harry Potter, who appears to be murdering Malfoy with the "Avada Kedavra" killing curse. Visual cameo.

Mandrake the Magician[edit | edit source]

  • Mandrake the Magician, King Features Syndicate, Lee Falk, Fred Fredericks
  • V4I4, SSM
  • A conjurer who used his hypnotic powers to fight against injustice. Along with other magical heroes, he later developed arthritis in his hands. He and Lothar are later seen in the bar of the Superhuman Retirement Home.

Manshonyagger[edit | edit source]

  • Various works, Cordwainer Smith
  • V4I1
  • Future war robots that roam the wild lands between the fortified cities and prey on men. A group of them pursued Satin Astro and Burt Steele in the City of We before being destroyed.

Marisa[edit | edit source]

  • Original character
  • ASV
  • An African maidservant in the service of Lady Ragnall.

Jacob Marley[edit | edit source]

  • A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens
  • V4I1
  • The lingering soul of Ebenezer Scrooge's deceased business partner who visited him on Christmas Eve. He is seen residing on the island of Spectralia in 2009.
  • Visual cameo only.

Mars Man[edit | edit source]

  • Marsman Comics (comic book series)
  • MIM
  • Member of the superhero group The Seven Stars. He was a Martian explorer who traveled to Earth to study humans and ended up becoming a superhero.

Masterspy[edit | edit source]

  • Supercar (TV show)
  • BD, V4I5
  • A foreign spy obsessed with getting his hands on 'Supercar' and adversary of Mike Mercury.
  • Visual cameo in the spaceport in 1958 and later on Lincoln Island in 2010.

Martian Manhunter[edit | edit source]

  • Detective Comics #225, DC Comics, Joseph Samachson, Joe Certa
  • SSM
  • A powerful Martian superhero and one of the seven original members of the Justice League of America. He is named J'onn J'onzz, after John Carter and Gullivar Jones.
  • He is seen checking Marsman's passport at the Mars spaceport.

Martian Mastermind[edit | edit source]

  • Invaders From Mars (film)
  • V4I6
  • A giant humanoid face atop a small torso with several arm-tentacles encased in a transparent sphere.
  • It is seen among the alien artifacts in 2164. Visual cameo only.

Angus MacGyver[edit | edit source]

  • MacGyver (TV show)
  • LXG80s
  • An tech wizard and resourceful secret agent for the Phoenix Foundation who prefers non-violent resolutions. He was selected to join Doc Brown's American League in the 1980s.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Troy McClure[edit | edit source]

  • The Simpsons (TV show)
  • V3S
  • A struggling B-movie actor often appearing in infomercials, educational films, and porn knock-off films.
  • Referred to as "Roy McClure".

Minerva McGonagall[edit | edit source]

  • Harry Potter series, J.K. Rowling
  • V3I3
  • Deputy headmistress and professor at Hogwarts. She is seen being tortured by the Antichrist in a brief flashback.

Finn McMissile[edit | edit source]

  • Cars 2 (film)
  • V4I1
  • A living British spy car. He is seen being attended by a crew of mechanics at MI5 headquaters.
  • Visual cameo only.

McTeague[edit | edit source]

  • McTeague, Frank Norris
  • V1S
  • A dentist who has no license to practice and is subject to greed.

Michael "Mike" Mercury[edit | edit source]

  • Supercar (TV show)
  • BD
  • The test pilot for the mini flying aircraft known as 'Supercar', often accompanied by Jimmy Gibson and his pet chimpanzee, Mitch.
  • Visual cameo in the spaceport.

John Melmoth[edit | edit source]

  • Melmoth the Wanderer, Charles Maturin
  • V1S
  • A man who sold his soul to the devil in exchange for lengthened life, and spends most of his time bewailing his fate.

Josef Mengele[edit | edit source]

  • The Boys From Brazil, Ira Levin
  • NRG
  • A German concentration camp doctor who fled to South America and created 94 young clones of Adolf Hitler.
  • In the LoEG universe, Mengle created clones of Adenoid Hynkel and Ayesha instead. He is modeled after Gregory Peck, who played him in the film adaption.

Merlin[edit | edit source]

  • English folklore
  • NTA, BD, V3I2
  • A famous wizard mentioned several times, particularly by Orlando. He was given Excalibur by the Lady of the Lake. Orlando proudly states "I've fucked Merlin" when speaking with young women at a club in 1969.

Metaluna Mutant[edit | edit source]

  • This Island Earth (film)
  • BD
  • A race of grotesque insectoid mutants genetically engineered for labor by an alien race of humanoids.
  • Visual Cameo in the Interplanetary Zoo satirized in Trump Comics.

Black Micheal[edit | edit source]

  • The Prisoner of Zenda, Anthony Hope Hawkins
  • V1S, NTA
  • The evil Duke of Strelsau.

General Midwinter[edit | edit source]

  • Billion Dollar Brain (film)
  • NRG
  • An anti-Soviet oil tycoon who runs a sophisticated computer which controls a worldwide right-wing anti-Soviet spy network.
  • He is mentioned to be a Nazi sympathizer in league with Bormann and Goldfoot's android manufacturing company.

"Minister"[edit | edit source]

  • Monty Python's Flying Circus sketch "The Ministry of Silly Walks" (episode "Face the Press"), Monty Python
  • V3I2
  • An unnamed civil servant performing a "silly walk", who passes the League in 1969. He is based visually on John Cleese. Visual cameo.

Miss America[edit | edit source]

  • Marvel Mystery Comics #49, Marvel Comics, Otto Binder, Al Gabriele
  • V4I2
  • The superhero identity of Madeline Joyce, a socially aware teenaged heiress who secretly tampered with a contraption during a thunderstorm that gave her superpowers.
  • And elderly Joyce was a resident in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010. This contradicts the report of her death in Giant-Size Avengers #1 (August 1974).

Moby Dick[edit | edit source]

  • Moby Dick, Herman Melville
  • V1S, V3I1, BD,
  • A great albino whale once hunted by Ishmael's former captain, Ahab.
  • Visual cameo.

Mole[edit | edit source]

  • The Wind in the Willows, Kenneth Grahame
  • V2I5
  • A humble creation of Moreau's creations.
  • He is seen talking with Mr. Toad and Rat. Visual cameo only.

Mollie and Peter[edit | edit source]

  • The Wishing-Chair series, Enid Blyton
  • BD
  • Two children who own a magical flying chair that can transport them to anywhere.
  • Visual Cameo in The Blazing World.

Hannah Montana[edit | edit source]

  • Hannah Montana (TV series)
  • V4I4
  • The world-famous pop star alter-ego of Miley Stewart. An elderly Electro Girl is mistaken for the celebrity by a random Londoner.
  • She is likely intended to be the LoEG universe analog to her real-life performer, Miley Cyrus.

Tony Montana[edit | edit source]

  • Scarface (film)
  • LXG80s
  • The newly resurrected kingpin leader of the vampiric gang known as the 'Lost Boys'.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Moomin[edit | edit source]

  • Moomintroll series, Tove Jansson
  • NTA, TJR
  • A race of little, white trolls with large snouts resembling hippopotamuses that inhabit the Moominvalley in Sweden. During WWII, Adenoid Hynkel had a large percentage of the native Moomin population exterminated as part of a systematic purge.

Moonie[edit | edit source]

  • Moony from the Moon, Harold Hare's Own Paper, Antonio Lupatelli, Bert Felstead
  • BD, MiM, V4I6
  • Small, spotted alien creatures native to the Moon.
  • Visual cameos only.

Moon-Watcher[edit | edit source]

  • 2001: A Space Odyssey, Arthur C. Clarke
  • MIM
  • A primitive ape-man who was given greater sentience thanks to a mysterious crystalline monolith in Africa.

Colonel Sebastian Moran[edit | edit source]

  • The Adventure of the Empty House, Arthur Conan Doyle
  • V1I5
  • Right-hand man of James Moriarty and enemy of Sherlock Holmes who is present during Moriarty's defeat at Reichenbach Falls.

Hank Morgan[edit | edit source]

  • A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Mark Twain
  • V1S, V2C
  • A Yankee engineer from Connecticut who received a severe blow to the head and claimed to have met Arthur Pendragon and his knights.

Dean Moriarty[edit | edit source]

  • On the Road, Jack Kerouac
  • BD
  • Member of a 1950s American League and great-grandson of James Moriarty.

Mors[edit | edit source]

  • Der Luftpirat und sein lenken Luftschiff (comic book series)
  • V1I3-4, V1I6, VIS, V2S, BD, NRB, V4I2
  • German air pirate. He had correspondence with his French counterpart Jean Robur. His family was condemned to the labor camps by Adenoid Hynkel and is survived by his grandson, Manfred Mors.

Mowgli[edit | edit source]

  • The Jungle Book, Rudyard Kipling
  • V1S
  • A feral Indian boy raised by wolves and an acquaintance of Dr. John Dolittle.

Mufasa[edit | edit source]

  • The Lion King (film)
  • V3I3
  • The ghost of a lion seen in the clouds above Allan Quatermain's grave in Africa.
  • Though Mufasa appears to be the more obvious explanation for the lion in the clouds, it has also been suggested that the lion could be a reference to Aslan from The Chronicles of Narnia by C. S. Lewis and represent the Messiah, given the Christian repurposing of Mary Poppins.

Pete Munch[edit | edit source]

  • Homicide: Life on the Street and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
  • MIM
  • An American astronaut and avid conspiracy theorist who speculates on the origins of the Selenites.
  • He is the father of detective John Munch.

Baron von Münchhausen[edit | edit source]

  • Baron Munchausen's Narrative of his Marvellous Travels and Campaigns in Russia, Rudolf Erich Raspe
  • V1C, V1I6, V2I3, MIM
  • A German nobleman who experienced many absurd and improbable adventures that were likely the product of his own imagination. A marble bust of him was kept in the British Museum; visual cameo only.

Grandpa Munster[edit | edit source]

  • The Munsters (TV series)
  • V4I5
  • The doting, irritable, and sarcastic vampire patriarch of a misfit family of monsters.
  • He is seen roaming the streets of Selene in 2010. Visual cameo only.

Jill Munroe[edit | edit source]

  • Charlie's Angels (TV series)
  • LXG80s
  • An attractive private investigator and proposed member of the previous American League. Visual cameo only.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Mysta of the Moon[edit | edit source]

  • Planet Comics, Fiction House, Joe Doolin
  • MIM
  • A beautiful woman residing on the moon who is the sole possessor of the scientific knowledge of the universe. She and her robot servant are known to combat evil.
  • It should be noted that Mysta is depicted having white or blonde hair in the comics while the one appearing in Minions of the Moon is described as being brunette.

N[edit | edit source]

Nacumeran[edit | edit source]

  • The Travels of John Mandeville, Sir John Mandeville
  • NTA, V4I1
  • A deceased race of dog-headed warriors inhabiting the island of Nacumera.

Hiro Nakamura[edit | edit source]

  • Heroes (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • A Japanese comic book geek who has the ability to control the flow of time and teleport. He is seen attempting to time-travel during the battle with the Antichrist with his sword on his back.

Namor the Sub-Mariner[edit | edit source]

  • Motion Picture Funnies Weekly, Marvel Comics, Bill Everett
  • V4I2
  • The mutant superpowered son of a human sea captain and a princess of the mythical undersea kingdom of Atlantis.
  • He is seen in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010. Visual cameo only.

Nemesis the Warlock[edit | edit source]

  • 2000 AD, Pat Mills & Kevin O'Neill
  • SSM, V3I2
  • A demonic, fire-breathing alien who fights to free the galaxy from tyranny. The creature is seen traversing the ghost planet of Posthumia in the Creepyverse. A bust of the creature was also seen in Kosmo Gallion's bookshop in 1969. Visual cameo only.

Little Nemo[edit | edit source]

  • Little Nemo in Slumberland, Winsor McCay
  • V4I4
  • A young boy who frequently visits the dreamlands whenever he sleeps.
  • Visual cameo in the crowd gathered outside the Shakespearean theater in the Blazing World.

Dr. Nikola[edit | edit source]

  • A Bid for Fortune, Guy Boothby
  • V1I5, V1S, V2I2, V2I3, NRG
  • An occultist criminal mastermind and supervillain; the Victorian forerunner to Fu Manchu.
  • Not to be confused with Nikola Tesla.

Julius No[edit | edit source]

  • Dr. No, Ian Fleming
  • BD
  • A "yellow peril" criminal mastermind and suspected descendant of Fu Manchu whom James Bond claims to have defeated. Dr. No turns out to be a hoax manufactured by Bond's American leaders.

Noddy[edit | edit source]

  • Noddy, Enid Blyton
  • NTA, BD
  • A little wooden boy who resides in Toyland near the North Pole.

N.W.H.[edit | edit source]

  • Fear of a Black Hat (film)
  • V3I3
  • A rap group that released the album "Scratch my Bitch".
  • N.H.W. is likely intended to be the League of Extraordinary Gentlemen universe analog for real-life rap group N.W.A.

Nyah[edit | edit source]

  • Devil Girl from Mars (film)
  • V4I6
  • A female humanoid Martian commander sent to Earth to acquire human males to replace their dying male population.
  • She is seen wandering the corridors of New Lincoln in 2164. Visual cameo only.

Nyarlathotep[edit | edit source]

  • The Haunter of the Dark, H. P. Lovecraft
  • BD, V4I4
  • A Cthuloid extraterrestrial monster and emissary of Yuggoth, who offers a truce between Prospero and the Lliogor.

Le Nyctalope[edit | edit source]

  • Le Mystère des XV, Jean de la Hire
  • NTA, BD
  • Superhero and member of Les Hommes Mysterieux

O[edit | edit source]

Gerald O'Brien[edit | edit source]

  • Nineteen eighty-four, George Orwell
  • BD
  • Director of the Ministry of Love during the Big Brother regime. 

Ogilvy[edit | edit source]

  • The War of the Worlds, H. G. Wells
  • V1I6, V2I2
  • An astronomer who discovers the "Martian explosions" and is subsequently killed by a welcoming party for the Martians.

Kim "Kimball" O'hara[edit | edit source]

  • Kim, Rudyard Kipling
  • BD
  • A spy who worked in colonial India who is responsible for the middle name of Robert Cherry.

Old Man of Coblenz[edit | edit source]

The Old Man of Coblenz' skeleton

  • An Old Man of Coblenz, Edward Lear
  • V2I3
  • An elderly man born with immense legs that could travel lengths within just one stride. His tall skeleton is seen in the League Museum; visual cameo only.

Olimpia[edit | edit source]

  • The Sandman, H. T. A. Hoffman
  • NTA, BD, V4I3
  • A mechanical maiden created by the mad Dr. Coppelius as sort of an artificial daughter. She later became Queen of Toyland.
  • Referred to as "Olympia".

Count Orlok[edit | edit source]

  • Nosferatu (film)
  • V4I5
  • A frightening vampire who shared similar experiences to Count Dracula.
  • He is seen prowling the streets of Selene in 2010. Visual cameo only.

Ourang-Outang[edit | edit source]

  • Murders of the Rue Morgue, Edgar Allan Poe
  • V4I6
  • A murderous orangutang wielding a razor blade.
  • The ape is seen dancing on the surface of Mars, having been transported there by the Stendahl House.

Captain Robert Owemuch[edit | edit source]

  • The Floating Island, Richard Head
  • NYA, V4I2
  • Explorer, perpetual traveler and member of Prospero's Men.

P[edit | edit source]

David Palmer[edit | edit source]

  • 24 (TV series)
  • V3I3, V4I2
  • President of the United States in 2009. His nationality was put into question in 2010 by Johnny Gentle.
  • An analog for real-life President Barack Obama.

Sancho Panza[edit | edit source]

  • Don Quixote, Miguel Cervantes
  • NTA
  • Servant of Don Quixote.

Sal Paradyse[edit | edit source]

  • On the Road, Jack Kerouac
  • BD
  • Member of the 1950s American League

Aloysius "Nosey" Parker[edit | edit source]

  • Thunderbirds (TV series)
  • V3I2
  • The butler and chauffeur to Lady Penelope. Visual cameo only.

Pathetic Shark[edit | edit source]

  • Oh No! It's the Pathetic Sharks, Viz Comics
  • V4I6
  • A deformed shark with hardly any of the killer instincts.
  • A hammer-nosed pathetic shark is seen in a fishtank aboard the Nautilus VIII. Visual cameo only.

Pazuzu[edit | edit source]

  • Babylonian mythology
  • V3I1
  • A winged demon lord of the wind and the bearer of storms and drought.
  • Oliver Haddo kept an effigy of the deity in his household during the beginning stages of the Moonchild's conjuring. Visual cameo only.

Peter Rabbit[edit | edit source]

  • The Tale of Peter Rabbit, Beatrix Potter
  • V2I6
  • Anthropomorphic rabbit created by Dr. Moreau.
  • He is seen being fed by a mother fox to her young. Visual cameo only.

Linus van Pelt[edit | edit source]

  • Peanuts, Charles M. Schultz
  • BD
  • The intellectual friend of Charlie Brown who always carries his security blanket.
  • He is seen with his friend in The Blazing World. Visual cameo only.

Dyson & Charles Phillips[edit | edit source]

  • The Great God Pan, Arthur Machen
  • V3I1
  • A pair of occult detectives who were seen playing cards in the Merlin Society club in 1910.

Selwyn Pike[edit | edit source]

  • Hue and Cry (film)
  • BD
  • A fictional detective whose exploits were depicted in "The Trump", a comic book magazine that was actually a ploy used to send coded messages to criminals about upcoming assignments.
  • The character is a spoof of detective Sexton Blake.

The Pink Child[edit | edit source]

  • La niña rosa, Marco Denevi
  • NTA, BD, V4I2, V4I3, V4I5, V4I6
  • An ageless and perfectly beautiful girl possessing neither knees nor elbows who only utters "I pray thee, do not rise."
  • She is seen accompanying Hugo Hercules as his employer.

Pinocchio[edit | edit source]

  • The Adventures of Pinocchio, Carlo Collodi
  • V2C
  • A living wooden puppet who aspires to be a "real boy". His head was removed and later put on display in the League museum.

Andy Pipkin[edit | edit source]

  • Little Britain (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • An overweight man who feigns intellectual and physical disability and the need for a wheelchair, unbeknownst to his carer and friend Lou. He is seen running from his wheelchair during the battle with the Antichrist, much to Lou's surprise. Visual cameo.

Philip "Pip" Pirrip[edit | edit source]

  • Great Expectations, Charles Dickens
  • V1S
  • A former orphan and blacksmith apprentice who moved to London and became a wealthy gentleman.

Plastic Man[edit | edit source]

  • Police Comics, Quality Comics, Jack Cole
  • V4I2
  • A former crook named Patrick "Eel" O'Brian who was doused with a large drum of unidentified chemical liquid that turned him into rubber, allowing him to stretch, bounce and mold himself into any shape.
  • An elderly O'Brian is seen in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010, trying to hang himself. Visual cameo only.

George Marsden Plummer[edit | edit source]

  • Sexton Blake series, Harry Blyth
  • V3I1
  • An astray former Scotland Yard inspector and one of Sexton Blake’s arch-enemies.
  • His name is seen on a wanted poster near King's Cross in 1910.

Pluto[edit | edit source]

  • The Black Cat, Edgar Allan Poe
  • V1S, V3I1
  • The ghostly apparition of a one-eyed cat that causes misfortune to all who do it wrong.

Playingcard Solider[edit | edit source]

  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carrol
  • V2C
  • One of the anthropomorphic cards whom Alice confronted while in Wonderland. The being's remains were later stored in a class chamber on display at the League museum.

Vicky Pollard[edit | edit source]

  • Little Britain (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • A socially repugnant and overweight teenager living in East-end London. She is seen during the battle with the Antichrist with other Little Britain characters. Visual cameo.

Pong-Ping[edit | edit source]

  • Daily Express, Mary Tourtel
  • V2I5
  • An anthropomorphic Pekinese created by Dr. Moreau and a friend of Rupert Bear.
  • Visual cameo only.

Pop[edit | edit source]

  • Reggie Breaks It Gently, John Millar Watt
  • BD
  • A rotund businessman and a henpecked husband and father of three, usually wearing a bowler hat, waistcoat, striped trousers, and spats.
  • He is seen being pushed aside by Jimmy in the Malibu pub. Visual cameo only.

Popeye[edit | edit source]

  • Thimble Theatre, Elzie Crisler Segar
  • V3I1, NHI, V4I6
  • A sailor with incredible strength who enjoys spinach. He is seen when Janni Nemo enters London in 1910, and again in 1925 when Janni steals from Ayesha. Visual cameo.
  • His pipe, cap, and can of spinach are seen aboard the Nautilus VIII, suggesting that Popeye was among those who fled Lincon Island.

Austin Powers[edit | edit source]

  • Austin Powers (film series)
  • V4I1, V4I2
  • A British agent from the 1960s who was kept cryogenically frozen in preparation for his archvillain's imminent return.
  • Visual cameo only.

Teddy Prendrick[edit | edit source]

  • The Island of Dr. Moreau, H. G. Wells
  • V2I4
  • A former assistant of Dr. Moreau who is driven mad by his experiments. He passes Mina and Allan during the Martian invasion.

Psammead[edit | edit source]

  • Five Children and It, E. Nesbit
  • NTA, BD
  • A sand-fairy with the ability to grant wishes. Alan is seen examining its stuffed and mounted body in Greyfriars.

Jemimah Puddle-Duck[edit | edit source]

  • The Tale of Jemimah Puddle-Duck, Beatrix Potter
  • V2I5
  • A naive anthropomorphic duck created by Dr. Moreau.
  • Visual cameo only.

Captain Horatio Pugwash[edit | edit source]

  • The Eagle, John Ryan
  • NTA, V4I2
  • A pompous but friendly captain of the Black Pig. Member of the Pirates' conference.
  • Pugwash Old Town, a district of Lincoln Island, was named after him.

The Purple Terror[edit | edit source]

  • The Purple Terror, Fred M. White
  • V1S
  • A dangerous carnivorous plant.

Puss in Boots[edit | edit source]

  • Puss in Boots, Giovanni Francesco Straparola
  • NTA
  • A cunning cat who used trickery and deceit to gain power, wealth, and the hand of a princess in marriage for his penniless and low-born master.
  • The castle the cat gained from a shapeshifting ogre was later destroyed in the devastation caused by WWI.

Q[edit | edit source]

"Q"[edit | edit source]

  • Dr. No (film)
  • BD
  • Leader of "Q-Branch" at MI5, identified by the "Q" letter on his badge. Visual cameo.

Harry Quatermain[edit | edit source]

  • Allan Quatermain, H. R. Haggard
  • V1I2
  • The only child of Allan Quatermain, who died from polio prior to the events of The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Volume One.

Bernard Quartermass[edit | edit source]

  • The Quatermass Experiment (film serial)
  • BD, SSM
  • A professor of physics and subjugator of sinister alien forces, including the fungoid 'Mass. His experiences were spoofed in a comic strip published in the satirical Trump Comics in which he takes his nephew and niece to the Interplanetary Zoo on the Isle of Wight.

Quong Lee[edit | edit source]

  • The Song Book of Quong Lee of Limehouse, Thomas Burke
  • V1I3, V3I1
  • A purveyor of fine teas who clues Mina Murray into finding the home of Fu Manchu. He is also indirectly mentioned in Century: 1910.

Don Quixote[edit | edit source]

  • Don Quixote, Miguel de Cervantes
  • NTA, BD, V4I2
  • A Spanish aristocrat turned knight-errand. He is a member of Prospero's Men.

R[edit | edit source]

Lady Ragnall[edit | edit source]

  • The Ivory Child, H. R. Haggard
  • ASV
  • A friend of Allan Quatermain who dies of fright when Quatermain is possessed by Ithaqqa.

Becky Randall[edit | edit source]

  • Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • V1I2
  • One of Miss Coote's students and Griffin's victims.

Radioactive Man[edit | edit source]

  • The Simpsons (TV series), , episode "Bart The Genius"
  • V4I2
  • A fictional superhero with radioactive powers. He is featured in a crossover film with Sparky Watts in 2010.
  • Alan Moore guested on an episode of The Simpsons entitled 'Husbands and Knives' were he mentions he made Radioactive Man a 'heroin addicted jazz critic who's not radioactive' which is most likely a reference to his deconstruction of heroes throughout his career. Additionally, the Radioactive Man comic Bart wants him to sign in that episode looks similiar to the Swamp Hag issue from 'Bart's Friend Falls in Love'.

Rat[edit | edit source]

  • The Wind in the Willows, Kenneth Grahame
  • V2I5
  • A friendly water vole created by Dr. Moreau.
  • He is seen talking with Mole and Mr. Toad. Visual cameo only.

Frank Reade Sr.[edit | edit source]

  • Frank Reade series, Luis Seranens
  • NHI
  • Father of Frank Reade Jr. and inventor of the Steam Man of the Prairies. Mentioned in dialogue.

Duke De Richeleu[edit | edit source]

  • Forbidden Territory, Dennis Wheatley
  • V4I1
  • An adventurous aristocrat and occultist who fights against Satanists & black magic users.

Rima[edit | edit source]

  • Green Mansions: A Romance of the Tropical Forest, William Henry Hudson
  • NTA, NRG
  • The last of her tribe, Riolama was a mysterious feral woman dressed in spider webs that could communicate with birds. She was tragically killed by the natives who feared her and her forest.

Ro-Jaws[edit | edit source]

  • Ro-Busters, Starlord #1, Alan Moore
  • V4I6
  • A courageous sewer robot who joined the robot underground to oppose the ruthless police unit charged with suppressing robot liberation.
  • Visual cameo on a flashforward, battling alongside the T-800 Terminators.

Erwin Rommel[edit | edit source]

  • Real Individual
  • NRB
  • A German Field Marshal identified as “the Desert Fox” because of his exploits while in command in North Africa. He is seen accompanying Adenoid Hynkel in his private car while visiting Africa.
  • He is modeled after actor James Mason, who played Rommel in the film The Desert Fox.

Romulans[edit | edit source]

  • Star Trek (TV series)
  • V4I6
  • A humanoid race from the planet Romulus and the biological cousins of the Vulcans. Their war against Earth had just ended by the year 2164.

Marmaduke Ruggles[edit | edit source]

  • Ruggles of Red Gap, Harry Leon Wilson
  • NTA
  • An eminently correct English manservant who was transferred to a remote American town and confused for a wealthy retired Englishman colonel.

The Rutles[edit | edit source]

  • The Rutles (film)
  • V3I2
  • A popular British band who led the musical "British invasion". As with their original counterparts, the Rutles are an analog for the real-life pop band The Beatles.

S[edit | edit source]

Doctor Sachs[edit | edit source]

  • Doctor Sax, Jack Kerouac
  • BD
  • A relative of Fu Manchu who captures Dean Moriarty to perpetuate a feud between the Moriarty and Fu families. 

William Samson, Sr.[edit | edit source]

  • Original character
  • V2I3, V2I5, V2I6
  • Father of William Samson Jr., coach driver of the Murray group who is present when Hyde reveals he has murdered Griffin.

William Samson, Jr./The Wolf of Kabul[edit | edit source]

  • The Wizard (story paper) and The Hotspur (comic series)
  • BD, V4I2
  • Former adventurer and member of the failed American League.

Sapathwa[edit | edit source]

  • The Blue Dwarf, A Tale of Love Mystery and Crime; Introducing Many Startling Incidents In The Life of That Celebrated Highwayman, Dick Turpin, Percy Bolingbroke St. John
  • V1C
  • A disguised nobleman and proposed member of a 19th century League.

Finbarr Saunders[edit | edit source]

  • Viz Comics (magazine)
  • V4I5
  • A cheeky young lad who reads dirty double meanings into innocuous conversations. He is seen in Newcastle as the Vril-ya emerge from their subterranean abode in 2010.

Clark Savage Sr.[edit | edit source]

  • Doc Savage Magazine #1, Henry W. Ralston, John L. Nanovic, Lester Dent
  • NRG, V4I2
  • The father of Clark "Doc" Savage Jr., who raised his son to be strong in both mind and body as humanly possible.
  • He hired Hugo Coghlan to assassinate Hugo Danner so that there would be no competition between him and Doc.

Tom Sawyer[edit | edit source]

  • Tom Sawyer series, Mark Twain
  • V2I3
  • An American detective who grew up in St. Petersburg, Missouri. A framed picture of him is seen in the League's office labeled "Thomas S-". Visual cameo only.
  • A far younger version of the character would later be incorporated into the film adapation.

Francisco Scaramanga[edit | edit source]

  • The Man with the Golden Gun, Ian Fleming
  • V4I4, V4I5
  • A powerful and ruthless freelance assassin equipped with a special gun made of pure gold.
  • Scaramanga is mentioned to have some ties with Lincoln Island.
  • The Scaramanga sisters (presumably his daughters) are mentioned as arriving at Lincoln Island in 2010 to board the Nautilus VIII.

Frank Serpico[edit | edit source]

  • Serpico, Peter Maas
  • LXG80s
  • An undercover NYPD officer and proposed member of the previous American League. Visual cameo only.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

Severin[edit | edit source]

  • Venus in Furs, Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
  • V1S
  • A dissipated dilettante who fell in love first with a statue of Venus and then later with his neighbor, Wanda, who resembles the statue.

Lewis Seymour[edit | edit source]

  • A Modern Lover, George Moore
  • V3I1
  • A painter who used women to gain power.
  • His name is seen among Mycroft's suspects for the Whitechapel murders.

John Shaft[edit | edit source]

  • Shaft series, Ernest Tidyman
  • LXG80s
  • An African-American detective and proposed member of the previous American League. Visual cameo only.
  • Introduced as part of an April Fools' prank in 2010.

The Shadow[edit | edit source]

  • Detective Story Hour (radio program)
  • V4I6
  • The alter ego of Kent Allard; a shady pistol-wielding vigilante sporting a scarf and a wide-brimmed hat.
  • Visual cameo boarding the Nautilus VIII.

Yoyneh Shagal[edit | edit source]

  • The Fearless Vampire Killers (film)
  • V4I5
  • A vampiric innkeeper.
  • He is seen roaming the streets of Selene in 2010. Visual cameo only.

Johnny Silence[edit | edit source]

  • John Silence, Physician Extraordinary, Algernon Blackwood
  • V3I1, TJR
  • A detective and physician with psychic powers spotted at Merlin Society club in 1910.

Sinbad[edit | edit source]

  • Sinbad the Sailor, 1001 Arabian Nights, anonymous
  • NTA, BD
  • A famous explorer and hero, and former lover of Orlando.

Six-Gun Gorilla[edit | edit source]

  • Wizard, unknown author
  • V4I6
  • A militaristic, pistol-packing ape raised and taught by an old prospector.
  • Visual cameo on Lincoln Island, boarding the Nautilus VIII.

Captain Slaughterboard[edit | edit source]

  • Captain Slaughterboard Drops Anchor, Mervyn Peake
  • NTA
  • Member of the Pirates conference.

George Smiley[edit | edit source]

  • Several novels by Lohn Le Carré
  • BD
  • Assistant of M (Harry Lime) in 1958.

Nevada Smith[edit | edit source]

  • The Carpetbaggers, Harold Robbins
  • NHI, V4I2
  • The half Native American film director who staged the infant Superman's crash landing in Smallville, Kansas, as part of a propaganda film.
  • He is meant to be the LoEG universe analog to Howard Hughes.

Severus Snape[edit | edit source]

  • Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling
  • V3I3
  • A potions teacher at the Invisible College who held a personal grudge against the Antichrist. He was killed during the massacre at Hogwarts.
  • The character bears little resemblance to his literary description but the dialogue clearly indicates this to be Severus.

The Snow Queen[edit | edit source]

  • The Snow Queen, Hans Christian Andersen
  • NTA
  • A powerful and beautiful elemental that travels the world in a flying sleigh, bringing snow wherever she goes.
  • The ice palace she once occupied on the island of Spitzbergen, north of Norway, near the Arctic Ocean, is now a popular tourist attraction.

Soup Dragon[edit | edit source]

  • Clangers (TV series)
  • MIM
  • A gentle dragon living on the moon, who provides the native Clangers with soup.

Sparky Watts[edit | edit source]

  • Big Shot Comics #14, Boody Rogers
  • V4I2
  • A fictional parody of superheroes. He is featured in a crossover film with Radioactive Man.

S.P.E.C.T.R.U.M.[edit | edit source]

  • Captain Scarlet and the Mysterons (TV series)
  • V4I2
  • A worldwide security organization that protects the Earth from hostile alien attacks.
  • The organization launched a nuclear missile into the Blazing World at the orders of James Bond.

Spring-Heeled Jack[edit | edit source]

  • English folklore c. 1837
  • V1S, V2C, V2S, V3I1
  • A devil-like creature who can leap at great distances. His costume was found and put on display in the League museum.
  • He is seen attending the Merlin Society club in 1910 without any clothes. Visual cameo only.

Squiddly Diddly[edit | edit source]

  • The Atom Ant/Secret Squirrel Show (TV series)
  • NRG
  • An intelligent octopus skilled at playing musical instruments kept captive in an aquatic park known as Bubbleland.
  • His stuffed body is seen in Janni Nemo's office.

Amber St. Clair[edit | edit source]

  • Forever Amber, Kathleen Winsor
  • BD, V4I2
  • A courtesan and member of Prospero's Men.

Stardust the Space Wizard[edit | edit source]

  • Stardust the Super Wizard (comic series), Fletcher Hanks
  • MIM, SMM, V4I2, V4I5
  • Supervillain and nemesis of Captain Universe, who attempted to gain access to a secret college of science-gods. Captain Universe locked him in ice-nine and took control of his base.

Will Stanton[edit | edit source]

  • The Dark is Rising, Susan Cooper
  • V3I3
  • One of the several candidates chosen by Oliver Haddo to become the Antichrist. His name appears on a file in Tom Riddle's office.

John Steed[edit | edit source]

  • The Avengers (TV series)
  • V3I3, V4I2, V4I6
  • A secret agent working for MI3 and an old partner of Emma Knight's.
  • A picture of Steed is seen on Emma's office desk in 2009, implying that he might have passed away.

Steel Commando[edit | edit source]

  • Thunder #1, Fleetway Comics, Alex Henderson
  • V3I2, V3I3, V4I1, V4I3
  • A WWII Mark 1 Indistructable Robot soldier built by Professor Brayne. His deactivated body was kept in the Seven Stars hideout.
  • Visual cameo only.

Stent[edit | edit source]

  • The War of the Worlds, H. G. Wells
  • V2I2
  • The Astronomer Royal, who joins the small party attempting to communicate with the aliens only to be killed by their Heat-Ray.

Igor Stravinsky[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • V4I4
  • A famous composer who was seen outside the Paris Opera House in 1913 when Fantomas blew it up. Visual cameo only.

Patsy Stone[edit | edit source]

  • The New Avengers and Absolutely Fabulous (TV series)
  • V4I2, V4I3
  • A transgendered magazine fashion director known for her drug abuse, alcohol consumption, and promiscuity. She along with Emma and Tara foiled Rosa Klebb's ploy to separate Ingsoc's Airstrip One from Oceana. She was later tortured and killed by Bond in 2010.
  • The character is a fusion of Purdey from The New Avengers and Patsy Stone from Absolutely Fabulous, both of whom were played by Joanna Lumley.

Johnny Storm[edit | edit source]

  • The Fantastic Four #1, Stan Lee, Jack Kirby
  • V4I2
  • The Human Torch and member of the Fantastic 4.
  • A grittier iteration of his backstory is seen on a movie advertisement outside the Ishmel and Isaac restaurant.

Adam Strange[edit | edit source]

  • Showcase #17, DC Comics, Julius Schwartz, Murphy Anderson
  • V4I2
  • An archeologist accidentally transported to the distant planet of Rann who protects both worlds from extraterrestrial threats.
  • He is seen in the Superhuman Retirement Home in 2010. Visual cameo only.

Dr. Strange[edit | edit source]

  • Strange Tales #110, Marvel Comics, Stan Lee, Steve Ditko
  • SSM
  • Stephen Strange, a former gifted surgeon turned Sorcerer Supreme.
  • He is seen surveying Infinity from a distance in the Creepyverse. Visual cameo only.

Heinrich Strasser[edit | edit source]

  • Casablanca (film)
  • NRB
  • A Nazi Major stationed in Northern Africa.
  • He is seen accompanying Adenoid Hynkel in his private car while visiting Africa. Visual cameo only.

Stumbo the Giant[edit | edit source]

  • Hot Stuff #2, Harvey Comics, Warren Kremer
  • V4I4, V4I5
  • A clumsy, destructive but friendly giant who lives near Tinytown.
  • He is seen running through the Blazing World and later relaxing atop a cartoony moon. Visual cameo only.

Superman[edit | edit source]

  • Action Comics, DC Comics, Jerry Siegel, Joe Shuster
  • V4I2
  • A superpowered alien humanoid from the shattered planet of Krypton. It is revealed that his life in Smallville, Kansas, was all staged by film director Nevada Smith as part of an American propaganda effort.

Surface Agent X-2-Zero[edit | edit source]

  • Stingray (TV series)
  • V4I1
  • An Aquaphibian agent for Titan skilled in the art of disguise, as well as in playing the piano and the organ. His skeletal remains can be seen underwater off the coast of Nacumera.
  • Visual cameo only.

Swine-Thing[edit | edit source]

  • The House on the Borderland, William Hope Hodgson
  • NTA, BD, V4I6
  • An extradimensional humanoid monster resembling a large pig that haunts an eerie ruined house in Ireland.
  • Visual Cameo in The Blazing World.

Doctor Christopher Syn[edit | edit source]

  • Doctor Syn: A Tale of the Romney Marsh
  • V1I2, V1C, NTA, BD
  • A pirate, smuggler and clergyman and member of an 18th century League and member of the Pirates Conference. He is seen in a painting in the film.

T[edit | edit source]

T-800 Terminator[edit | edit source]

  • Terminator (film)
  • V4I6
  • A series of killer robots created by Skynet resembling human skeletons.
  • Visual cameo on a flashforward to the future, battling the gorilla army from Planet of the Apes.

Tarna the Jungle Boy[edit | edit source]

  • Swift, Harry Bishop
  • V3I3
  • A white boy in the African jungles who could communicate with animals. He is buried next to Alan Quatermain's grave.

Suki Tawdry[edit | edit source]

  • The Beggar's Opera, John Gay
  • V3I1, V3I2, V3I3
  • A prostitute and resident of the Cuttlefish Hotel, who speaks entirely in song in the style of The Threepenny Opera. She seems omniscient and pre-aware of the Nautilus' arrival and Janni's impending massacre of the East-End. 
  • Different incarnations of Tawdry appear through the next hundred years, similarly narrating the events through song. In 1976 "Zuki and the Tawdries" are a punk-rock band with a female lead singer (an analog for real-life band Siouxsie and the Banshees), and in 2009 she is depicted as Spooky Tawdry, an analog for contemporary pop singer Lady Gaga.

Dr. John Richard Taverner[edit | edit source]

  • The Secrets of Dr. Taverner, Dion Fortune
  • V3I1
  • A detective with psychic powers who is spotted at the Merlin Society club talking with Prince Zaleski.

Treen[edit | edit source]

  • Dan Dare: The First Story , The Eagle, Frank Hampson
  • SSM, V4I2, V4I6
  • A race of green-skinned humanoids from the northern hemisphere of the planet Venus.

Troy Tempest[edit | edit source]

  • Stingray (TV series)
  • V4I1, V4I4
  • The pilot of the Stingray submarine, always ready to risk his life to defend the Earth from the dreaded aquaphibians.
  • He and his co-pilot, Phones Sheridan, are attacked by Orlando when she confiscated their submersible on the island of Nacumera.

Simon Templar[edit | edit source]

  • The Saint, Leslie Charteris
  • V3I2
  • A Robin Hood-like outlaw known as 'The Saint'.
  • He is seen arguing with another incarnation of James Bond in a Mogul service station. Visual cameo only.

Squidward Tentacles[edit | edit source]

  • Spongebob Squarepants (TV series)
  • V4I5
  • An ill-tempered cynical anthropomorphic octopus.
  • A monstrous version of Squidward is seen swimming past Jimmy's submersible car on his way to Lincoln Island. Visual cameo only.

Terrence & Philip[edit | edit source]

  • South Park (TV series)
  • V4I2
  • A Canadian comedy duo who ruthlessly satirize political figures. Their show is believed to be the reason why Johnny Gentle wants to append their native country.
  • The two comedians appear to be the League universe's analogs for show creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone.

Nikola Tesla[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • V1I1
  • Inventor of some of the advanced technology of the 19th century. His name features in the Edison Teslaton, a circuit-breaker he presumably invented with Thomas Edison.

The Thin Man[edit | edit source]

  • Metropolis (film)
  • NRB
  • A former agent of Rotwang and Hynkle's informant.

Mike Thingmaker[edit | edit source]

  • Mess Mend trilogy, Marietta Shaginian
  • V3I2, TJR, V4I3
  • A Connecticut woodworker and a revolutionary Communist who defeats a corrupt capitalist conspiracy and achieves a Communist utopia in the United States. His revisionist regime formed a significant part in the Oceana allegiance with Ingsoc.

Thomas the Tank Engine[edit | edit source]

  • The Railway Series, Rev. W. Awdry & Christopher Awdry
  • V3I3
  • A magical, sentient steam locomotive from the Island of Sodor. His skeletal remains were found outside Hogwarts following the attack by the Antichrist. Visual cameo only.

Thompson/Thomson[edit | edit source]

  • The Adventures of Tintin series, Hergé
  • V3I1, V3I2
  • A pair of incompetent, identical twin detectives. One of them is seen wandering King's Cross Station in 1969. Visual cameo only.

Thor[edit | edit source]

  • Norse mythology
  • BD
  • A hammer-wielding thunder god who is seen slaying the gigantic serpent Jormungand during Ragnarök, the Norse doomsday scenario. Seen in Orlando's biography.

T.H.R.U.S.H.[edit | edit source]

  • The Man From Uncle (TV series)
  • TJR
  • An international criminal organization whose aim is to conquer the world, founded by Col. Sebastian Moran after the death of James Moriarty at the Reichenbach Falls.
  • The organization faced fierce competition from both SPECTRE and Janni Dakkar's pirate crew.

The Time Traveler[edit | edit source]

  • The Time Machine, H.G. Wells
  • ASV, V1S
  • The man who invented the world's first working Time Machine whose real name is unknown. He picked up Allan Quatermain, John Carter, and Randolph Carter to oppose the Mi-go infestation in the future.

Tired Tim[edit | edit source]

  • Chips, Tom Browne
  • V1I6, V1S, V2I5, V3I2
  • A friendly if mischievous tramp, often paired with Weary Willy.
  • Visual cameo during the Martian invasion of London.

Tiresias[edit | edit source]

  • Greek mythology
  • BD
  • Father of Orlando and Manto. Dismayed to discover Orlando had inherited his gender-changing abilities, he sold him to pirate slavers and died escorting Manto to become the Oracle at Delphi.

Tlazolteotl[edit | edit source]

  • Aztec mythology
  • V3I1
  • An Aztec goddess known for many attributes; chiefly childbirth. Oliver Haddo kept a statue of her in his household during the beginning stages of the Moonchild's conjuring. Visual cameo only.
  • The statue appears to be modeled after the fertility idol from the film Raiders of the Lost Ark.

Mr. Toad[edit | edit source]

  • The Wind in the Willows, Kenneth Grahame
  • V2I5, V3I1
  • An anthropomorphic toad of Moreau's creation, who drives a motorcar and escorts Allan and Mina. He is later seen preserved in a jar of formaldehyde at the secret annex.

Lou Todd[edit | edit source]

  • Little Britain (TV Series)
  • V3I3
  • A gentleman looking after his friend Andy, who feigns the need for a wheelchair. Lou is shocked to see Andy leap from his wheelchair during the battle with the Antichrist in 2009. Visual cameo only.

Sweeny Todd[edit | edit source]

  • The String of Pearls, unknown author
  • V1S
  • A London barber who kills his clients and turns them into meat pies, which he and his partner Mrs. Lovett then sell.

Tralfamadorian[edit | edit source]

  • Slaughter-House-Five, Kurt Vonnegut
  • BD
  • An alien race resembling a cyclopean toilet plunger that experiences life in four dimensions and can see all points across time.
  • A Tralfamadorian is seen being held captive in the Interplanetary Zoo in a satirical comic strip published by Trump Comics.

Triffid[edit | edit source]

  • The Day of the Triffids, John Wyndham
  • BD
  • A race of mobile, carnivorous alien plants well known for their predatory nature and venomous stingers. The plant is depicted stinging Professor Quatermass' nephew in a satirical comic strip published in Trump Comics.

Malcolm Tucker[edit | edit source]

  • The Thick of It (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • A foul-mouthed Director of Communications of the British Government, seen violently insulting and swearing during a live television interview in 2009.
  • Malcolm Tucker is based on appearance on Peter Capaldi, who portrayed him in the TV series of his origin.

Tracey Tunstall[edit | edit source]

  • The Fat Slags, Graham Dury
  • V4I5
  • An overweight, gluttonous, sex-obsessed woman from Notthingham.
  • She and her companion are seen during the Vril-ya assault on Newcastle in 2010. Visual cameo only.

U[edit | edit source]

Uatu[edit | edit source]

  • Fantastic Four #13, Marvel Comics, Stan Lee, Jack Kirby
  • MIM
  • A member of the Watchers, a race of aliens assigned to observe life in the universe without interfering. Uatu lives on the Blue Side of the Moon.
  • Referred to as "The Voyeur".

King Pere Ubu[edit | edit source]

  • Ubu Roi, Alfred Jarry
  • V1S, NTA, TJR
  • An unpleasant authoritarian figure who seized control of a Polish city. He was later deposed by Adenoid Hynkel during WWII.

Uncle Sam[edit | edit source]

  • National Comics, Quality Comics, Will Eisner
  • V4I2
  • A mystical being who was originally the spirit of a slain patriotic soldier from the American Revolutionary War who reappeared in the world whenever his country needed him.
  • He is mentioned by a nurse in 2010 as having passed away years ago.

Ursus[edit | edit source]

  • Beneath the Planet of the Apes (film)
  • V4I6
  • The gorilla military commander of the future Ape City.
  • Visual cameo on a flashforward, battling the T-800 Terminators on horseback.

V[edit | edit source]

Jean Valjean[edit | edit source]

  • Les Misérables, Victor Hugo
  • NTA
  • A former criminal who took up a new identity to escape imprisonment, and became a kind benefactor to the poor during the 1832 June Rebellion in Paris. His name appears in Parisian sewers.

Vampirella[edit | edit source]

  • Vampirella #1, Warren Publishing, Forrest J Ackerman
  • V4I6
  • An alien vampire from the planet Drakulon.
  • She is seen attending Captain Universe's wedding aboard the Nautilus VIII.

Abraham Van Helsing[edit | edit source]

  • Dracula, Bram Stoker
  • V1S, NTA, V3I1, V3I2
  • A vampire hunter whom Mina Murray faced Count Dracula with. She hopelessly calls for his help during a drug-induced hallucination during which she loses her sanity.

Sir Francis Varney[edit | edit source]

  • Varney the Vampire, James Malcolm Rymer
  • V1C, V1S
  • A vampire and member of a mid-19th century League. His picture appears on the cover of the Volume I trade paperback.

Venus[edit | edit source]

  • Roman mythology/Under the Hill, Aubrey Beardsley
  • NTA, BD
  • Queen of Horselberg and goddess of beauty.

W[edit | edit source]

Annie Walker[edit | edit source]

  • Coronation Street (TV series)
  • BD
  • Mentioned by Jack Walker.

Jack Walker[edit | edit source]

  • Coronation Street (TV series)
  • BD
  • Bartender of the Malibu pub on Bayswater Road in London, 1958, but after an election and the end of the INGSOC regime, he and his wife Annie plan on moving back up North, ostensibly then becoming the owners of the Rovers Return Inn, saying their "rovin' days are over". He is on first-name terms with James Bond.
  • He is based on appearance on Arthur Leslie, who portrayed him in the ongoing television soap drama between 1960 and 1970.

Kit "The Phantom" Walker[edit | edit source]

  • The Phantom, Lee Falk
  • V3I2
  • A purple costumed vigilante who operates from the African country of Bangalla with his animal companions.
  • He is seen during Mina's drug-induced spiritual transcendence into the astral plane. Visual cameo only.

Captain Joan Warralson[edit | edit source]

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  • Worrals series, W. E. Johns
  • BD, V3I3, V4I2
  • Leader of the Warralson Group, a failed attempt at the League creating during Mina Murray's apparent defection to the United States.
  • She is insinuated to be in a homosexual relationship with her sidekick Betty "Frecks" Lovell. In the Secret Annex in 2009, scandalous "blackmail documents" are seen which include photographs of Warralson in the middle of a sexual act with a female lover.

Dr. John Watson[edit | edit source]

  • A Study in Scarlet, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • V1I5
  • Friend, flatmate, assistant and biographer of Sherlock Holmes. Watson is never seen or directly named, but Holmes is seen writing him a farewell note before his confrontation with Professor Moriarty at Reichenbach.

Weary Willy[edit | edit source]

  • Chips, Tom Browne
  • V1I6, V1S, V2I5, V3I2
  • A friendly if mischievous tramp, often paired with Tired Tim.
  • Visual cameo during the Martian invasion of London.

Ronald Weasley[edit | edit source]

  • Harry Potter series, J. K. Rowling
  • V3I3
  • Student of the Invisible College and former friend of the Antichrist Harry Potter, who murders him. Visual cameo only.

Weird Sisters[edit | edit source]

  • Macbeth, William Shakespeare
  • V4I6
  • A trio of witches with the ability to predict misfortune.
  • The sisters are seen around their cauldron on the surface of Mars, having been transported there by the Stendahl House.

Wendigo[edit | edit source]

  • The Wendigo, Algernon Blackwood
  • V4I6
  • A terrifying cannibalistic monstrosity from Native American folklore.
  • The creature is seen wandering the surface of Mars, having been transported there by the Stendahl House.

Herbert George "H. G." Wells[edit | edit source]

  • Real individual
  • V2I2, V3I2
  • A prolific English writer and historical chronicler. He is seen in the role of the unnamed narrator of The War of the Worlds, speaking with another witness of the Martian attack on Horsell Common.
  • In Volume III: Century, Andrew Norton mentions H. G. Wells and implies that the events of the Martian invasion are included in Volume II of Wells' real-life historical record The Outline of History (a statement which in itself is an inside-joke to The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen, Volume II).
  • In real-life, Wells was the pioneering science-fiction author of The First Men in the Moon, The Time Machine, The War of the Worlds and The Invisible Man. Because of the mutual author, Alan Moore claims he felt it was only natural that Hawley Griffin would side with the Martians in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen.

Michael Westen[edit | edit source]

White Rabbit[edit | edit source]

  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Lewis Carrol
  • V2C
  • The rabbit in a waistcoat Alice followed into Wonderland. The animal was later caught and stuffed and mounted on display in the League museum.

Pollyanna Whittier[edit | edit source]

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  • Pollyanna, Eleanor H. Porter
  • V1I2
  • A student at Miss Coote's school and one of Griffin's victims.

Will Wilson the Wonder Athlete[edit | edit source]

  • The Wizard #1029, D. C. Thomson & Co., Gilbert Lawford Dalton
  • BD
  • A teenage superhuman athlete capable of amazing feats of athleticism.
  • His name is seen in a newspaper headline in 1958.

Woozy Winks[edit | edit source]

  • Police Comics, Quality Comics, Jack Cole
  • V4I2
  • The bumbling, overweight, inept sidekick of Plastic Man.
  • Visual cameo in the Superhuman Retirement Home.

Winnie-the-Pooh[edit | edit source]

  • Winnie-the-Pooh, A. A. Milne
  • BD, V3I2, V4I6
  • A stuffed bear who resides in the Hundred Acre Wood.
  • Visual cameos in The Blazing World, a statue outside Basil Thomas' house, and snooping around Sherlock's bee farm in Sussex.

Snow White[edit | edit source]

  • Snow White, The Brothers Grimm
  • BD
  • A princess. Snow White appears in The Blazing World talking with Charlie Brown. She is drawn based on the 1937 Walt Disney film Snow White and the Seven Dwarves. Visual cameo.

Rosemary Woodhouse[edit | edit source]

  • Rosemary's Baby, Ira Levin
  • V3I2
  • Mentioned by Oliver Haddo's son as the former mother of the Antichrist, but her child died soon after birth.

Bertram Wooster[edit | edit source]

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  • Extricating Young Gussie, P. G. Wodehouse
  • BD
  • Present during the Brikley Court Affair and was nearly oblivious to the otherworldly situation.

Sun Wukong/The Monkey King[edit | edit source]

  • Journey to the West, Wu Cheng'en
  • NTA
  • A demigod monkey emperor and deity who once terrorized both China and Heaven before his imprisonment by the Buddha.
  • His body was stuffed in a Chinese museum found by Orlando, who doesn't believe the body is as old as the museum claims due to his "recent" clothes.

X[edit | edit source]

"Xenomorph"[edit | edit source]

  • Alien (film)
  • V3I1
  • A race of parasitic, biomechanical extraterrestrial creatures which breed through human hosts. An ancient statue in the Secret Annex depicts a human being used as a host for the "face-hugger", a parasite which impregnates humans with the larger Alien hybrids.
  • The presence of the "Xenomorphs" in 1910 invites confusion, as the Alien films are set in the distant future. This could be a reference to the expanded Aliens vs. Predator universe, which suggests that the eponymous extraterrestrials from the Predator film series brought the creatures to ancient Earth cultures, which became the subject of an small film franchise.

Y[edit | edit source]

Robin Yaldwyn[edit | edit source]

  • Winstons, Miles Amber
  • V3I1
  • A well-to-do Edwardian artist who produced the painting "What Now?" from the Copper Art Gallery, appearing on the back cover of Century: 1910.
  • Yaldwyn is used as an analog for real-life painter Walter Sickert, who appeared as a secondary character in Alan Moore's Jack the Ripper-related graphic novel From Hell, which is widely regarded to be his most celebrated work. Some have speculated that Sickert was the real identity of Jack the Ripper.

Z[edit | edit source]

Prince Zaleski[edit | edit source]

  • Prince Zaleski and Cummings King Monk, M. P. Shiel
  • V3I1
  • A turban-wearing supernatural detective spotted by Carnacki at the Merlin society.

Zanoni[edit | edit source]

  • Zanoni, Edwad Bulwer-Lytton
  • V3I1
  • Immortal Chaldean sorcerer and member of the Merlin society.

Zebedee[edit | edit source]

  • The Magic Roundabout (TV series)
  • V3I3
  • A magical wizard resembling an anthropomorphic spring.
  • A poster depicting the being can be seen outside King's Cross Station. Visual cameo only.

Monsieur Zenith[edit | edit source]

  • The Sexton Blake series, Anthony Skene
  • NTA, BD, V4I4
  • An albino gentleman thief who duels Orlando for the thrill of it, and a member of Les Hommes Mystérieux. He is later revealed to be a reincarnation of Elric of Melniboné.

Zoonie[edit | edit source]

  • Fireball XL5 (TV series)
  • BD
  • A Lazoon - a monkey-like alien from the planet Colevio known for their empathetic abilities and capacity to mimic almost any creature's speech, including human. A troop of Lazoons is shown being held in captivity in the spaceport, having just brutally killed one of their own kind due to its irritating lisp.

Zorro[edit | edit source]

  • All-Story Weekly #2, Johnston McCulley
  • NTA, BD
  • A Spanish masked adventurer who protects innocents from oppressive tyrants. 
  • Zorro is named "The Fox" (the English version of the word Zorro) and has a visual cameo in the Blazing World.

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