Real Name: Ranar
Occupation: Would-be ruler of Lemuria
Group Membership: None
Enemies: Ghaur and, in general, the Priests of Lemuria
Known Relatives: Brother Tode (father), unnamed mother
Base of Operations: Lemuria
First Appearance: Eternals II#2 (November, 1985)
Powers/Abilities: Unknown. His strength was probably superior to the normal human level. It is possible that he could cry solid tears or that it was an innate ability and he was un-aware of it. His staff could be transformed into a spear with a gun.
History: (Eternals II#2 (fb) -
BTS) - The birth of Ranar was fatal for his mother who died giving him life.
Ghaur was present at Ranar's birth and later studied his genetic code.
Ranar was the heir to the throne, as son of Tode, Emperor of Lemuria.
After Tode's death and the destruction of Lemuria at the hands of the Celestials, Ranar helped to rebuild Lemuria.
Ranar, as son of Tode, decided to claim the throne for himself.
(Eternals II#2 ) - Ranar paraded in Lemuria, his servants incited the crowd to hail him. Once in the Temple of the Priests, Ranar ordered his servants to kill the human slaves, then met Ghaur and claimed his rights to the Throne. Ghaur called him inept so Ranar wielded his spear against the priest, but Ghaur, using his manipulating abilities over Deviant genes had Ranar cry solid tears. The tears solidified on Ranar's mouth. Surprised and scared, Ranar was executed by one of Ghaur's disciples and his body was thrown into the Fire Pits.
Comments: Created by Peter B. Gillis (writer), Sal Buscema (pencils), Al Gordon (inks).
Profile by Spidermay.
Ranar has no known connections to:
Eternals II#2, p11, pan3 (main image)
Eternals II#2, p11, pan5 (head shot)
Eternals II#2 (November, 1985) - Peter B. Gillis (writer), Sal Buscema (pencils), Al Gordon (inks), Ralph Macchio (editor)
Last updated: 01/13/07
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