No one creates a crappy comic book character on purpose — no, not even Sentry. The vaults of Marvel and DC are littered with good intentions, characters that should have been huge but failed to find an audience for one reason or another. Maybe it was the timing, maybe the execution, maybe they were killed off too early. One way or another, they had a shot — and they screwed it up.

Thankfully, comic creators are a forgiving bunch. And they have a long memory.

Sometimes all a forgotten character needs is the right creative team to dust her off and find the superheroine inside, or to realize a villain the way he ...

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