Sentinels of Magic

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Sentinels of Magic
Publication information
Publisher DC Comics
First appearance Day of Judgment #1 (November 1999)
Created by Geoff Johns (writer)
Matthew Dow Smith (artist)

The Sentinels of Magic is a fictional group of magically powered heroes that appear in comic books published by DC Comics. They first appeared in Day of Judgment #1 (November 1999), and were created by Geoff Johns and Matthew Dow Smith.


The team remained together after their first appearance, in order to safeguard reality from supernatural menaces. This included keeping a watch over the one weapon that could stop the Spectre, the Spear of Destiny.


In the Infinite Crisis miniseries Day of Vengeance, six of DC's magical heroes, including Blue Devil, Enchantress, and Ragman, joined forces against the Spectre again. However, this team was called the Shadowpact.


The names listed are those used while the character was associated with the Sentinels of Magic.

"First appearance" is the place where the character first appeared as a member of the team. It is not necessarily the first appearance of the character in print, nor the story depicting how the character joined the team.

All information is listed in publication order first, then alphabetical.

Character Real name First appearance Notes
Deadman Boston Brand Day of Judgment #1 (November 1999)
  • Founding member.
Doctor Occult Richard Occult / Rose Spiritus
Faust Sebastian Faust
  • Founding member.
  • Former member of the Outsiders.
Sentinel Alan Scott
Madame Xanadu Nimue Inwudu
  • Founding member.
Phantom Stranger N/A
Ragman Rory Regan
Raven Raven / Rachel Roth
  • Founding member.
  • Former and later member of the Teen Titans.
Zatanna Zatanna Zatara
Enchantress / Soulsinger June Moone Day of Judgment #3 (November 1999)
  • Former member of the Suicide Squad.
  • Later member of the Shadowpact.
Blue Devil Daniel Cassidy Day of Judgment #4 (November 1999)
  • Former member of the Justice League.
  • Later member of the Shadowpact.
Doctor Fate Hector Hall Day of Judgment #5 (November 1999)
  • Former member of Infinity, Inc.
  • Concurrent member of the Justice Society of America.
Bloodwynd Unknown JLA: Black Baptism #1 (May 2001)
  • Former member of the Justice League.
Tempest Garth
  • Former member of the Teen Titans.

In other media[edit]

Video games[edit]

  • The Sentinels of Magic appear in DC Universe Online. Its lineup consists of Doctor Fate, Raven, and Zatanna. In the hero campaign, the players help the Sentinels of Magic into preventing Brother Blood from bringing Trigon to Earth. Players on the hero campaign can gain their trust by completing certain missions and collecting bounties in order to gain access to the Vendors associated with the Sentinels of Magic. The foot soldiers for the Sentinels of Magic consist of Sentinel of Magic Apprentices, Sentinel of Magic Initiates, Sentinel of Magic Lightkeeper, Sentinel of Magic Mentors, Sentinel of Magic Sentries, and Sentinel of Magic Vanguards.

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