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The Goon
Nick Name
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Civilian ID
Unknown
Occupation

Enforcer

Protector


Legal Status
Citizen of the United States with a criminal record.
Nation or Planet of Origin
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Group Affiliation
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Base of Operations
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Height
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Weight
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Eye Color
Blue
Hair Color
Black
Known Powers
Normal human with superior body strength and hand-to-hand combat skills.
Accessories
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Common Enemies

Dr. Alloy

Zombie Priest


Regularly Appearing
The Goon Vol. 1, 2 & 3
First Appearance
The Goon Vol. 1 #1 (March, 1999)
Creator
Eric Powell
Origin

Orphaned as a youth, the boy known even then as the Goon was raised in a carnival by his Aunt Kizzie. Working menial tasks in the carnival, the Goon's fortunes changed when gangster Boss Labrazio made the traveling show his hideout. Making friends with the tough-looking kid, Labrazio shared his book of clients and enemies with him.


When the police caught-up with Labrazio there was a shootout which cost Aunt Kizzie her life. She was shot by Labrazio while attempting to protect her nephew. The death of his beloved aunt sent the Goon into a murderous rage and he killed Labrazio. Later retrieving Labrazio's journal the Goon assumed the identity of the now-dead gangster's chief enforcer using the information to become a secret crime boss in an unnamed town.


In time, the Goon's position as Labrazio's enforcer also mandated that he become the town's chief protector from threats both man-made and supernatural, in effect making him as much a hero as a criminal.


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