Real Name: Figillulli

Identity/Class: Extra-terrestrial (Fomalhauti)

Occupation: Racer, competitor

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: other participants in the Galactic Marathon (Fastforward, Fooferah, Gzoom, Miximixum, Wheelie), the Runner

Enemies: Makkari (his rival for a position in the Galactic Marathon)

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Planet Pumor, 6th from the sun in the Fomalhaut system in the Milky Way galaxy
The Runner's training world

First Appearance: Quasar#58 (May, 1994)

Powers/Abilities: As a qualifier for the Galactic Marathon, Figillulli undoubtedly possessed superhuman speed to the extent of making him one of the fastest beings in the galaxy. Figillulli also possessed telepathy, which is a natural Fomalhauti trait.

History: (Quasar#58)- Figillulli was among the beings selected by the Runner to compete in the Galactic Marathon, presumably winning this honor in a contest with other super-fast beings on Fomalhauti. Figillulli was among the athletes training for the Galactic Marathon when the Eternal Makkari arrived. Makkari begged Runner to admit him into the race, but Runner was reluctant, as Makkari had already been disqualified in the Earth Competition (Quasar#17). Makkari convinced Runner to give him a shot, if he could beat the time of the slowest competitor, Figillulli, he could take his place. Makkari easily beat Figillulli's time, and Runner casually informed the devastated Fomalhauti that he was disqualified. Figillulli slithered off in tears.

Comments: Created by Mark Gruenwald, John Heebink, Aaron McClellan and Paul Becton.

Two Foumalhauti were later seen as spectators on the "Finishing Line World" as Makkari defeated the Runner, presumably one of them was Filligulli, but that cannot be confirmed. They could easily have been his relatives, wondering why he didn't appear at the finish line.

Though Figillulli never made it into the Galactic Marathon, he did train with the other competitors for some time under Runner, so I've listed them as affiliations.

It is unknown if Runner brought Figillulli back for another race, or if he’d even accept after being snubbed.

I refer to Filligulli as a male, but the Fomalhauti’s gender was never revealed.

by Darc_Light

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Last updated: 02/22/04

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