Publication historyEdit

The first Shatterfist first appears in Justice League of America #234 and was created by Gerry Conway and Chuck Patton.

The second Shatterfirst first appears in Green Lantern Vol. 3 #51 and was created by Ron Marz and Darryl Banks.

Fictional character biographyEdit

Original ShatterfistEdit

Shatterfist
Publication information
PublisherDC Comics
First appearanceJustice League of America #223 (January 1985)
Created byGerry Conway
Chuck Patton
In-story information
Team affiliationsThe Cadre
AbilitiesSuper-powered martial arts skills, disintegration touch

Shatterfist was a Korean villain who was empowered by the Overmaster to join the original Cadre. He first appeared in Justice League of America #234 (January 1985). Years later, he resurfaced as part of Overmaster's new Cadre, but was ultimately slain by Ice. Shatterfist was a super-powered master of all martial arts.

SuccessorEdit

Shatterfist
Publication information
PublisherDC Comics
First appearanceGreen Lantern Vol. 3 #51 (May 1994)
Created byRon Marz
Darryl Banks
In-story information
Team affiliationsThe Cadre
The Society
AbilitiesHighly skilled in martial arts

An American successor to Shatterfist once fought Matt O'Dare in Opal City. He then joined the Cadre, replacing his predecessor.[1] He reappeared in Starman vol. 2 #47 (October 1998), and with the re-formed Cadre in Power Company #1, 5, 8–9, and 12–15.

He appears as part of a group of villains wishing to avoid capture in the Salvation Run limited series. [2]

He was seen as the member of Libra's Secret Society of Super Villains.

In other mediaEdit

The first Shatterfist appears in Justice League Unlimited episode "Clash". He alongside his fellow Cadre members Black Mass, Crowbar, and Fastball are defeated by Superman and Batman. He also appears in "Grudge Match", as a participant in one of Roulette's cage matches, along with Hellhound.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Green Lantern vol. 3, #51 (May 1994)
  2. ^ Justice League of America #17