Personal Info:
Real Name: Az-Rel
Also Known As: No known Alias
Place Of Birth: Krypton
First Appearance: The Phantom Zone Vol.1 #1 (1982) Bronze Age Villain
Known Associates: Nadira
Group Affiliation: Phantom Zoners
Base Of Operations: The Phantom Zone
Grudges: Superman
Creators: Steve Gerber and Gene Colan
Gallery: Click
Enhanced Abilities: Az-Rel has vast super human strength, super-speed and endurance.
Invulnerability: Az-Rel is practically invulnerable to any form of physical or energy attack.
Super-Breath: Az-Rel can freeze a target with his breath or create strong gusts of wind.
Flight: Az-Rel is able to fly.
Super-Hearing: Az-Rel has the ability to hear any sound at any volume or pitch.
Super-Vision: Az-Rel has X-ray, Electro-magnetic, Microscopic, Infrared and Telescopic visions.
Heat Vision: Az-Rel has the ability to fire beams of intense heat at a target by looking.
Immortality: While he existed in the Phantom Zone, Az-Rel was effectively immortal, and would not age or die.
Pyrokinesis: Other than his Kryptonian powers, Az-Rel could accelerate the atomic movement of anything with his mind until the subject caught fire. The pyrokinesis works even under a red sun, but very reduced in power level.
Az-Rel is a Kryptonian criminal; he and another criminal named Nadira were apprehended for their crimes and sentenced to the Phantom Zone. Many years later following the destruction of Krypton, Nadira and Az-Rel were part of a massive escape attempt from the Phantom Zone. While their leader, General Zod, and several of his associates prepared to displace the Earth into the Phantom Zone in revenge against Superman, Nadira and Az-Rel sought simple pleasures on Earth.
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