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    Centaur Comics is a Golden Age publisher that published from 1938 to 1942. They put out over two dozen titles featuring a multitude of heroes.

    Short summary describing this company.

    Centaur last edited by VladimirofRus on 07/25/23 02:41PM View full history

    Here are some of the stable of characters that were originally published by Centaur:

    Airman (Centaur. Dynamite)

    Amazing Man and Tommy, the Amazing Boy (Centaur, Dynamite)

    The Arrow (Centaur, Dynamite)

    Black Panther (Centaur version)

    Blue Fire

    Blue Lady

    The Buzzard

    Catman (Centaur version)

    Chuck Hardy

    The Clock (Centaur, sold to Quality Comics, DC, Dynamite)

    Craig Carter and the Magic Ring

    Dan Hastings (Centaur, Chesler, MLJ)

    Daredevil, Barry Finn

    Dash Dartwell, the Human Meteor

    Dean Denton


    Devil of The Deep

    Dick Houston

    Dirk ,The Demon

    Dr. Darkness

    Dr. Frost (Centaur version)

    Dr. Hypno

    Dr. Loy and Dr. Loy's Monsters

    Dr. Magno

    Dr. Mystic

    Doctor Nikia

    Dr. Synthe

    Doctor Watkins

    Doctor Z

    Don Dixon

    The Electric Eye or Detective Eye

    Electric Ray

    The Eye Sees (The Eye) (Centaur version)

    Fantom of the Fair ( Fantoman later Gravestone at Malibu)

    The Ferrett (Centaur version)

    The Fire-Man

    Gabby Flynn

    Great One

    Great Question

    Grizzly Dunn

    Hobo Harper

    The Hood (Centaur version)

    Invisible Terror

    Iron Skull

    Jack Strand

    Jon Linton

    Jungle Prince

    The King of Darkness



    Lady Zina

    Liberty Guards

    Magician from Mars

    Man of War (Centaur, Dynamite)

    Mantoka, Maker of Indian Magic

    Marksman (Centaur version)

    The Masked Marvel (Centaur, Dynamite)

    Meteor Martin

    Miraco the Magician

    Mighty Man


    Nightshade (Centaur version)

    The Owl (Centaur version)


    Phantom Princess

    Phantom Rider (Centaur version)

    Plymo or Plymm, the Rubber Man

    Prince Kelo, Jungle Prince

    Queen Marie

    The Rainbow

    Red Blaze

    Reef Kinkaid


    Rocky Baird

    Scarlet Ace (Centaur version)

    The Sentinel (Centaur version)

    The Shark (Centaur version)

    Skyrocket Steele and Sari Marston

    Solarman (Centaur version)

    The Sparkler

    Spark O' Leary

    Speed Centaur


    Stars and Stripes

    Star Spangler Banner


    Super Spy


    T.N.T. (Centaur version)

    TNT Todd of the F.B.I.

    Undercover Man


    The Voice (Centaur version)

    Zardi, the Eternal Man



    Many of the characters have separate pages while others do not.

    There have been a few Centaur characters that have been revived by Dynamite Entertainment under their Project Superpowers title. Other characters were revived by Malibu in its 90s series The Protectors.


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