Real Name: Unrevealed

Identity/Class: Fringe character (see comments)

Occupation: Supervillain

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: None

Enemies: Children in general, Doctor Dream, Light, Sparkler

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Unrevealed

First Appearance: Spider-Man Magazine I#5 (September, 1994)

Powers/Abilities: Nightmare is capable of causing nightmares in children through unrevealed means.

Height: Unrevealed
Weight: Unrevealed
Eyes: Red
Hair: None

History: (Spider-Man Magazine I#5) - The villainous Nightmare turned to supervillainy, causing nightmares in children and becoming enemies with the heroic Sparkler, Light and Doctor Dream.

Comments: Created by Max Koepke.

Nightmare was a product of the 1994 Spider-Man Magazine's "Create Your Own Super Hero or Super-Villain" section that ran in earlier issues of the Magazine. In Nightmare's case, he was created by then-8-year-old Max Koepke of Sedona, Arizona. As a fringe character, there was nothing to confirm Nightmare's existence on Earth-616 but there is equally nothing to say he didn't exist there either...

Nightmare's height and weight were impossible to determine as he was never seen next to a character whose height and weight was officially determined. Plus, judging from the only image of him, it's possible he is some sort of weightless entity, as he appeared ghost-like.

Nightmare's origin was never revealed but I'm somewhat inclined to treat him much like the more-well-known Dr. Strange foe Nightmare and say he is also some sort of dream demon...

Profile by Proto-Man.

Nightmare has no known connections to:

Doctor Dream

Dr. Dream was a known enemy of Nightmare.

--Spider-Man Magazine I#5 - BTS


Light was a known enemy of Nightmare.

--Spider-Man Magazine I#5 - BTS


Sparkler was a known enemy of Nightmare.

--Spider-Man Magazine I#5 - BTS

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Spider-Man Magazine I#5, p15, splash page (Nightmare, main image)

Spider-Man Magazine I#5 (September, 1994) - "Create Your Own Super Hero or Super-Villain: Nightmare" - Max Koepke (writer, art), Michael Teitelbaum (editor)

First Posted: 12/20/2019
Last updated: 12/20/2019

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