Maxwell Falconi, professionally known as "The Great Falconi," is a world-reknowned stage magician. He also learned to become very skilled in the true mystical arts, which he employed fighting crime as the Stranger. A member of the League of Gentlemen Adventurers, the Stranger protected the world from all sorts of evil forces.
The Stranger was originally created for the podcast radio drama "The Red Panda Adventures." He first appeared in episode 17, "Merlin's Tomb," on December 2, 2006. He is portrayed by Peter Higginson.