Real Name: Agathon
Occupation: Servant of Satan/Marduk Kurios
Group Membership: None
Affiliations: Agent of Satan/Kurios/Miles Gorney
Enemies: Michael Heron, Satana
Known Relatives: None
Aliases: Agathon the Tempter
Base of Operations: Hell (realm of Satan/Kurios)
Appearances: Haunt of Horror#5 (January, 1975)
Powers/Abilities: Agathon likely possesses powers of allure and persuasion, as he is usually surrounded by beautiful women (although they could just be other demon servants). He can release blasts of energy capable of incapacitating others, even demons such as Satana. He uses a scimitar.
History: Agathon was a demon in the court of Satan. While Satan was posing as Miles Gorney, he sent Agathon to abduct Satana's ally, a man named Michael Heron. Satana had given Heron a ring known as the Azshiran, which was supposed to defend him against demons. However, Agathon sliced off Heron's entire hand to separate him from the ring, and then captured him. Agathon then confronted and incapacitated Satana, as well, bringing her before Gorney.
Gorney attempted to tempt Satana, but she rebelled and attacked him. When Agathon attempted to assist him, Satana kicked him back into a spiked sculpture, impaling him.
Comments: Created by Chris Claremont and George Evans.
Count no demon as ever permanently dead.
Haunt of Horror#5 (January, 1975) - Chris Claremont (writer), George Evans (artist), Don McGregor (editor)
Last updated: 08/02/02
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