the Submariner


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Everything dies. You. Me. Everyone on this planet. Our sun. Our galaxy, and, eventually, the universe itself. This is simply how things are. It's inevitable... And I accept it. What I will not tolerate-- what I find unacceptable-- is going quietly, like some mewling child, before my time. There is something out there, coming for us, trying to kill us all-- And I would do to it what it would do to us. Brothers. Sisters. All the angels have fallen, and we devils are all that remains... So I ask you... Will you help me kill worlds?
~ Namor McKenzie


Namor the Sub-Mariner (Namor McKenzie) is a fictional character that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Debuting in early 1939, the character was created by writer-artist Bill Everett for Funnies Inc., one of the first "packagers" in the early days of comic books that supplied comics on demand to publishers looking to enter the new medium. Initially created for the unreleased comic Motion Picture Funnies Weekly, the Sub-Mariner first appeared publicly in Marvel Comics #1 (Oct. 1939) – the first comic book from Timely Comics, the 1930s–1940s predecessor of the company Marvel Comics. During that period, known to historians and fans as the Golden Age of Comic Books, the Sub-Mariner was one of Timely's top three characters, along with Captain America and the original Human Torch. Everett said the character's name was inspired by Samuel Taylor Coleridge's poem, "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner". Everett came up with "Namor" by writing down noble sounding names backwards and thought Roman/Namor looked the best.

Powers and Stats

Tier: At least 5-A, possibly 4-B | At least 4-B, possibly 2-A or Low 1-C

Name: Namor McKenzie

Origin: Marvel Comics, Marvel Mystery Comics #4 (Is one of Marvel's first superheroes and first anti-hero)

Gender: Male

Age: 90 years old

Classification: Half-Human/Half-Atlantean Mutant

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Flight, Underwater Breathing (Type 2), Water Manipulation (Demonstrated after stealing the power of Hydroman), Electricity Manipulation (Can transmit electric currents through his body), Resistance to Mind Manipulation | Same as before but to a much higher degree, plus Interstellar Travel, Cosmic Pyrokinesis, Resurrection, Immortality (Type 4), Temporal Manipulation, Telepathy and Telekinesis

Attack Potency: At least Large Planet level, possibly Solar System level (Comparable to The Thing, and has competed with the Green Hulk multiple times) | At least Solar System level (Much stronger than his base), possibly Multiverse level+ or Low Complex Multiverse level (Matched the Scarlet Witch. Has 1/5 of the Phoenix Force)

Speed: Sub-Relativistic combat speed (Has consistently kept up with the Human Torch). Massively Hypersonic+ flight speed (Flew from sea to space) | Massively FTL+ combat speed (Scaling from Thor)

Lifting Strength: Class M (Capable of lifting and throwing water-filled ocean liners) | At least Class M

Striking Strength: At least Large Planet Class, possibly Solar System Class | At least Solar System Class, possibly Multiversal+ or Low Complex Multiversal

Durability: At least Large Planet level, possibly Solar System level | At least Solar System level, possibly Multiverse level+ or Low Complex Multiverse level

Stamina: Extremely high, especially in the water. | Unknown

Range: Standard melee range

Standard Equipment: Poseidon's Trident and a horn that can summon sea creatures of the deep.

Intelligence: Above Average (Skilled businessman. Is a member of the Illuminati)

Weaknesses: He gets weaker if he is not sufficiently hydrated. | Can be harmed by Chaos Magic. Taking enough damage could force the Phoenix Force to abandon him. Far more arrogant and overconfident than before.

Feats: Respect threads

Key: Base | Phoenix Force

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  • Aquaman vs. Namor

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    • I do not see reasons above to even vote (unless if it is that deleted comment).
    • The Wright Way wrote:1. This thread is over a year old. 2. No one voted. You can't FRA. That said, this fight is still fair, so it can s...
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    • Shouldn't her combat speed with the Namor-Killing Armor be '''Sub-Relativistic'''?
    • Possibly. You can ask a few of these members to comment here: Zensum,...
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