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Real Name
Unknown
Current Alias
Diomedes' Mares[1]
Relatives
Ares (father)[4]
Affiliation
Base of Operations
Status
Living Status
Characteristics
Gender
Origin
Origin
Mares born from Ares
Reality
Creators and Appearances
Creators
First Appearance

History

King Diomedes of Thrace possessed four Mares he raised on human flesh. He turned them all into killing machines.[5]

Hercules as part of his Twelve Labors,[3] in which he had to defeat Diomedes and his four mares[6] by displaying his great strength.[2] Diomedes was slain by Hercules.[5]

See Also

Links and References

Footnotes

  1. Avengers: Roll Call #1; Kyknos's entry
  2. 2.0 2.1 Avengers #39
  3. 3.0 3.1 Hercules Vol 3 #1
  4. Avengers: Roll Call #1; Diomedes' mares are listed among Kyknos's half-sisters
  5. 5.0 5.1 Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe A-Z #8; Appendix: Olympians: Demi-Gods, Heroes and other Graeco-Roman Mythological Figures: Diomedes' entry
  6. Hercules Vol 3 #4
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