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Everything dies. You. Me. Everyone on this planet. Our sun. Our galaxy, and, eventually, the universe itself. This is simply how things are. It's inevitable... And I accept it. What I will not tolerate-- what I find unacceptable-- is going quietly, like some mewling child, before my time. There is something out there, coming for us, trying to kill us all-- And I would do to it what it would do to us. Brothers. Sisters. All the angels have fallen, and we devils are all that remains... So I ask you... Will you help me kill worlds?
~ Namor McKenzie

Summary

Namor the Sub-Mariner (Namor McKenzie) is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Debuting in early 1939, the character was created by writer-artist Bill Everett for Funnies Inc., one of the first "packagers" in the early days of comic books that supplied comics on demand to publishers looking to enter the new medium. Initially created for the unreleased comic Motion Picture Funnies Weekly, the Sub-Mariner first appeared publicly in Marvel Comics #1 (Oct. 1939) – the first comic book from Timely Comics, the 1930s–1940s predecessor of the company Marvel Comics. During that period, known to historians and fans as the Golden Age of Comic Books, the Sub-Mariner was one of Timely's top three characters, along with Captain America and the original Human Torch. Everett said the character's name was inspired by Samuel Taylor Coleridge's poem, "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner". Everett came up with "Namor" by writing down noble sounding names backwards and thought Roman/Namor looked the best.

Power and Stats

Tier: 5-B | 4-B with Phoenix Force

Name: Namor the Sub-Mariner

Origin: Marvel Comics, Marvel Mystery Comics #4 (He is one of Marvel's first superheroes and is Marvel's first anti-hero)

Gender: Male

Age: 90 years old

Classification: Half-Human/Half-Atlantean Mutant

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Flight, able to breathe underwater, can transmit electric currents through his body | Same as before but to a much higher degree, plus Interstellar Travel, Cosmic Pyrokinesis, Resurrection, Immortality (Type 4), Temporal Manipulation, Telepathy and Telekinesis

Attack Potency: Planet level (Comparable to The Thing) | Solar System level with Phoenix Force

Speed: Massively Hypersonic (Scaling from The Thing) | Massively FTL+ combat speed (Scaling from Thor)

Lifting Strength: Class M (Capable of lifting and throwing water-filled ocean liners)

Striking Strength: Planet Class | Solar System Class

Durability: Planet level | Solar System level with Phoenix Force

Stamina: Extremely high, especially in the water. | Unknown

Range: Standard melee range

Standard Equipment: Poseidon's Trident and a horn that can summon sea creatures of the deep.

Intelligence: Above average (Skilled businessman. Is a member of the Illuminati.)

Weaknesses: He gets weaker if he is not sufficiently hydrated. | Can be harmed by Chaos Magic. Taking enough damage could force the Phoenix Force to abandon him. Far more arrogant and overconfident than before.

Key: Base | Phoenix Force

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  • Problems with the members of the 'Phoenix Five'

    2 messages
    • Okay, so awhile back, Marvel had an event called AVX (a.k.a. Avengers Vs. X-Men). During this event, the Phoenix Force was splintered and bon...
    • I think that this seems reasonable.
  • Namor should be higher

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    • I have reasons that Namor should be higher than Small Planet from powerscaling. VS Beta ...
    • Well, the problem is that as I once saw Walter Simonson say on an old Thor message board, all Marvel characters constantly get their power-lev...