Absorbing Man


  • Real Name: Carl Creel
  • AKA: Greithoth, “Crusher” Creel, The Island Spirit, Rocky Davis, Dynamite Davis, Lightning Bolt, Prisoner #24957, Harold, Red Dog
  • Base of Operation: Formerly The Hood’s Lair, Hell; Bronx, New York City, New York
  • Identity: Public Identity
  • Citizenship: American
  • Occupation: Professional criminal; former professional boxer
  • Gender: Male
  • Height: 6′ 4″ (1.93 m) (Variable)
  • Weight: 270 lbs (122.47 kg) (Variable)
  • Eyes: Blue (Variable)
  • Hair: Bald (formerly blond)
  • Origin: Human enhanced by Loki; later transformed using gamma energy but was eventually depowered
  • Universe: Marvel Prime Universe (Earth-616)

Created by:

Stan Lee | Jack Kirby