Grail (DC Comics)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Grail
GrailDivergence1.jpg
Grail from Divergence #1 (June 2015). Art by Jason Fabok.
Publication information
PublisherDC Comics
First appearanceJustice League (Vol 2) #40
(June 2015)
Created byGeoff Johns
Jason Fabok
In-story information
SpeciesNew Gods
Place of originThemyscira
Abilities
  • Superhuman strength, speed, stamina, and durability
  • Flight
  • Immortality
  • Energy and matter manipulation
  • Teleportation
  • Omega powers, including projection of Omega beams
  • Genius-level intellect
  • Expert hand-to-hand combatant
  • Control over elements

Grail is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics.

Publication history[edit]

Grail first appeared in Justice League (Vol 2) #40 (June 2015) as part of the Darkseid War storyline.

Fictional character biography[edit]

Grail is the daughter of Darkseid, prophesied to cause great destruction at the behest of the Anti-God.[1]

She murders Hercules, taking his life source for her father.[2]

Powers and abilities[edit]

Grail is a race of powerful beings known as New Gods. Inherited from her father, Grail has a form of the Omega Beams, energy that she fires from her eyes or hands as either a concussive force or a disintegrating energy which is capable of erasing living objects and organisms from existence. These beams stem from a cosmic energy source called the "Omega Effect". The Omega Beams can also resurrect fallen beings previously killed by them, depending on the Dark Lord's will. In addition to this Grail has shown superhuman strength, speed and durability, proficiency in ritual magic as well as various psionic powers such as corrupting Green Lantern Ring wielders use of willpower.[3]

In other media[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Justice League (Vol 2) #40 (June 2015)
  2. ^ Wonder Woman vol. 6 #31
  3. ^ Justice League (Vol 2) #41 (July 2015)