This article is about the "original" Lancelot created for Seven Soldiers of Victory.
Born in ancient Camelot, Lancelot joined King Arthur's Knights of the Round Table where he became one of the most powerful knights.
Lancelot was created by Grant Morrison and Simone Bianchi. He made his first appearance in Seven Soldiers: Shining Knight #1. He is heavily based on the figure of Sir Lancelot du Lac from Arthurian legend.
Major Story Arcs
Seven Soldiers of Victory
Lancelot leads his fellow knights against the Sheeda when they invade and begin to harrow Camelot. He is shot through the shoulder by Neh-Buh-Loh, but refuses to surrender. As he dies, he calls for his soldiers to fight on.
Powers and Abilities
Lancelot is an "optimum human;" as such he is extremely strong and durable. He is also very skilled in armed and unarmed combat. He is a charismatic leader.
Weapons and Equipment
Gawain carries a sword and shield. He wears armour, which protects him against blunt force injury.