Revamped Doctor Fate Respect Thread

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#1 Edited by PikminMania (4770 posts) - - Show Bio

I noticed how horrible the so called respect thread was for Doctor Fate and even though I don't know a lot about him, I thought I would show the world what he is capable of. Anyone who doesn't support this thread with actual information will be shunned upon. 

 

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  Doctor Fate is best known as a member of the Justice Society of America. Created by writer Gardner Fox and artist Howard Sherman, he first appeared in More Fun Comics #55 (May 1940).

At his most potent, Doctor Fate is an accomplished sorcerer, able to match most other wizards in the DC Universe. He has been credited in DC's Who's Who as being one of the top 12 most powerful in the DC Universe.

Kent Nelson was the best known and longest used Doctor Fate. He was an archeologist who discovered the tomb of the mystical being Nabu and was trained by him in the arts of magic.

Afterwards, DC introduced several new versions of Doctor Fate. These included: Eric and Linda Strauss, a man and woman who could merge to form Doctor Fate; Inza Nelson, Kent Nelson’s reincarnated wife; a mercenary named Jared Stevens who used Nelson’s weapons as simply Fate; and a resurrected Hector Hall, the son of Justice Society of America members Hawkman and Hawkgirl. Unlike many of his JSA teammates, Doctor Fate did not have an analogue or counterpart among the JLA. This was perhaps because the Silver Age revivals initiated by Julius Schwartz took a more science fictional bent, with which the character was not essentially compatible. In addition, this may have boosted his long-term popularity especially considering he is the closest counterpart the company has had to Doctor Strange.
 
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  Day of Judgement (#04)

Stopped Spectre's curse and repaired Hal's soul
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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  Coats the entire JLA with magic so they wont explode when they battle Anti-Matter Man. (JLA v1#47)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Dr. Fate moves planet into the sun
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#2 Posted by beatboks1 (9995 posts) - - Show Bio

not exactly the right place for this. 
Can a Mod move to the Dr Fate board??
if you want more scans, here's a few

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#3 Posted by PikminMania (4770 posts) - - Show Bio
@beatboks1: do I have to log into an account there? Also I did here because I knew no one would respond there.
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#4 Posted by Chaos Prime (11585 posts) - - Show Bio
@PikminMania said:
@beatboks1: do I have to log into an account there? Also I did here because I knew no one would respond there.
Good thinking :-) 
Bumped the Lobo respect thread a few days ago & im sure my post is still the last one posted Lol..
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#5 Posted by beatboks1 (9995 posts) - - Show Bio
@PikminMania said:
@beatboks1: do I have to log into an account there? Also I did here because I knew no one would respond there.
no you can just be visitor
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#6 Posted by PikminMania (4770 posts) - - Show Bio
@beatboks1: too late for that lol
 
BTW I didn't take most of those scans because they are pre crisis
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#7 Posted by beatboks1 (9995 posts) - - Show Bio
@PikminMania said:
@beatboks1: too late for that lol  BTW I didn't take most of those scans because they are pre crisis
4 of the 5 scans so far on here are pre Crisis (including the one you took from my respect thread). only three scans from the first post on that respect thread were pre COIE (those of the Dr Fate/ Spectre fight - which is still canon post COIE as it has been referred to by both Fate and Spectre since). The second post of scans is mostly pre COIE, but since they are all Golden Age pre the Silver Age power up of Fate hardly an issue. All of the uber mystical feats in that thread (of Fate repairing the "broken bones etc of the world or making the sand at his feet in to an army) are post COIE.
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#8 Posted by PikminMania (4770 posts) - - Show Bio
@beatboks1: Thats why I didn't want to post any more. Concerning yours, I had no idea since i just got them off Google.
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#9 Posted by beatboks1 (9995 posts) - - Show Bio

Thought it was about time this had some scans

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#10 Posted by New_World_Order (14895 posts) - - Show Bio

@beatboks1 Your the best person to fill this respect thread up.

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#11 Posted by FlashKnight (734 posts) - - Show Bio

I needed to pay my respect to Dr. Fate because this picture makes he it clear he is so freaking awesome:

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#12 Posted by termiteone4ever (12795 posts) - - Show Bio

Good stuff as always

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