Real Name: Unrevealed

Identity/Class: Demon-worshipper

Occupation: Enforcer for Apocalypse

Group Membership: Demon-Fire

Affiliations: Nevada sect

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Gallow's Bend, Nevada

First Appearance: Vampire Tales#7 (October 1974)

Powers: None. Reaper was a skilled marksman.

History: (Vampire Tales#7-8) - At some point in the past Reaper joined the cult Demon-Fire, becoming an agent of Apocalypse II, the leader of the entire cult. He was present when Morbius and Amanda Saint arrived in Gallow's Bend in search of her father. He was dispatched to slay them, but was defeated on two separate occasions. He was presumably killed when the amusement park in Gallow's Bend was blown up to destroy the rest of the cult.

Comments: Created by Don McGregor and Rich Buckler.






Clarifications: He is not to be confused with the multitude of Reapers, including:

  • Reaper-Reverend Reaper, and enemy of Phantom Rider I @ 1875, @ Western Gunfighter#6
  • Reaper-an enemy of Captain America and Bucky @ 1941, @ Captain America Comics#22
  • Reaper-Louis Dawson, a former policeman, @ Power Man and Iron Fist#109
  • Reaper-Pantu Hugareb or Hugares of the Mutant Liberation Front, @ New Mutants#86
  • Reaper-an ancient demon summoned by Saracen to battle Blade, @ Blade III#2
  • Reaper 2099-one of the archfiends, @ Ghost Rider 2099#18+19

Vampire Tales#8 (December, 1974) - Don McGregor (writer), Mike Vosburg (pencils), Frank Chiaramonte (inks), Marv Wolfman (editor)

Last Updated: 08/01/02

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