Alias
Nightshade II
Nick Name
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Civilian ID
Eve Eden
Occupation

Adventurer

Socialite

Spy-Smasher


Legal Status
Citizen of the United States with no criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
Land of Nightshades
Group Affiliation

C.I.A.

L.A.W.

Sentinels of Justice

Suicide Squad


Base of Operations
Washington D.C.
Height
5' 8"
Weight
130 lbs.
Eye Color
Blue
Hair Color
Blond, black as Nightshade.
Known Powers

Biologically inherited ability to transform into a shadow-form by stepping into darkness. This ability enables her to be intangible but touch other objects and cross into other dimensions.


Trained in various forms of the marital arts and espionage.


Accessories

Black Cloud: Cloaking device used to conceal other objects, such as an automobile.


Black Light: Beam projector that creates darkness.


Ebony Bombs: Grenades used to create darkness.


Common Enemies
Incubus
Regularly Appearing

Captain Atom Vol. 1

Suicide Squad Vol. 1


First Appearance

Captain Atom Vol. 1 #82 (Sept. 1966)


Note: Nightshade was one of several superheroes published by Charlton Comics during the 1960's, which were canceled in lot by 1967.


Charlton's stable of characters was briefly controlled by independent publisher Americomics in the 1980's and then acquired by DC Comics. Charlton superheroes would appear in DC continuity during the Crisis on Infinite Earths.


Creator
David Kaler & Steve Ditko
Origin

Eve Eden is the daughter of a princess from the Nightshade Dimension, a realm where magic is reality, escaping the evil of Incubus.


When her mother was killed and her brother kidnapped by Incubus, Eden used her abilities to escape.


Training in secret for a number of years in order to rescue her brother, Eden joined the Central Intelligence Agency as Nightshade.


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