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Subj: Re: Ben Reilly #14: And the NEXT ISSUE teaser...
Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2018 at 09:42:38 am EST (Viewed 283 times)
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Posted: Fri Feb 16, 2018 at 08:20:15 am EST (Viewed 287 times)
Quote:I'm sure a mystery villain named Marlowe and next issue having Mephisto can't possibly connect to Christopher Marlowe's play Doctor Faustus where the main character summons a demon named Mephistopheles.
Peter David must like a lot how this name sounds.
One of his favorite characters is Marlo and there was also Miss Arrow in a story about the 3 Mysterios. In the same story, he implied that Mysterio 1 was undead and was working for one of the Hell-Lords.
The name of the Hell-Lord was not given, back then, but it was probably Mephisto (who was impressed by Mysterio's plan in "Daredevil : Guardian Devil").