DAVY JONES SALOON

Classification: Terrestrial (Atlantean) bar

Creator: Unrevealed

User/Possessors: Mephisto, Namor the Sub-Mariner (Namor McKenzie)

First Appearance: Avengers VII#32 (May, 2020)

Powers/Abilities/Functions: The Davy Jones Saloon functioned as an underwater bar for water-breathing Atlanteans. It served a variety of drinks including blobfish grog.

History: (Avengers VII#32 (fb) - BTS) - The Davy Jones Saloon was built seven miles down into the Mariana Trench to serve Atlanteans, although it displayed signs requesting no Deviants, no wizards and no dogfish within.

(Avengers VII#32) - Namor the Sub-Mariner patroned the Davy Jones Saloon, where he drank blobfish grog and thought about the day he was crowned king of Atlantis, and how the Abbot of the Abyss and his Octomonks had come out of their recluse to bestow their blessings. He then thought about how the seas were being damaged by the surface dwellers and told the barkeep to sponge him another blobfish grog. The barkeep (secretly disguised demon Mephisto) asked if Namor was having a rough day. When Namor remarked on how both his Defenders of the Deep and the surface world seemed to want war, the barkeep suggested warring with the Avengers instead of the entire surface world, claiming the Avengers had started the fight by invading Atlantis in the first place. The barkeep/Mephisto then manipulated Namor, suggesting Namor form alliances capable of assisting against the Avengers, later smiling as Namor contacted the extraterrestrial Phoenix Force.

Comments: Created by Jason Aaron, Ed McGuinness and Francesco Manna.

Profile by Proto-Man.

CLARIFICATIONS:
The Davy Jones Saloon has no known connections to:


The Abbot of the Abyss

The Abbot of the Abyss was based in a black abbey deep within the mountain caverns of Atlantis and headed up the Octomonks. He emerged with the Octomonks to attend Namor's coronation as king of Atlantis.

--Avengers VII#32 (fb) - BTS


Octomonks

The Octomonks were a reclusive order led by the Abbot of the Abyss that resided within a black abbey deep within the mountains of Atlantis. They emerged to attend Namor's coronation ceremony as king of Atlantis, where they chanted Kraken dirges and bestowed their blessings.

--Avengers VII#32 (fb) - BTS

images: (without ads)
Avengers VII#32, p3, pan2 (Davy Jones Saloon, main image)
Avengers VII#32, p4, pan1 (disguised Mephisto & Namor inside the Davy Jones Saloon)


Appearances:
Avengers VII#32 (May, 2020) - Jason Aaron (writer), Ed McGuinness, Francesco Manna (art), Tom Brevoort (editor)


First Posted: 02/07/2021
Last updated: 02/07/2021

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