Kodiak was created by Green Arrow writer Jeff Lemire and artist Andrea Sorrentino.
Kodiak is the leader of the Shield clan when he is first introduced. Not much is known about him.
Major Story Arcs
The Outsiders War
Kodiak is sent after Oliver and Shado on their quest for the Green Arrow. He easily dispatches the archers until he is overpowered in the numbers game.
Powers and Abilities
Kodiak is a normal human but with peek abilities and proficiency with shields.
Agility - Seen during his lightning fast attack on Ollie and Shado.
Stamina - As an armed combatant he requires unimaginable stamina to sustain a melee.
Weapons master - Proficient with shields.
Equipment and Weapons
The sacred weapon totem of the Shield clan. It confers immortality and enlightenment to its user. It is also signifies the possessor as the leader of the clan.