In the present, Solomon Grundy somehow returned to Earth, went on a decaying rampage, and fought members of the World Army where he was briefly dissolved. The All-Star Squadron comes to their rescue, Sir Justin faces off against Solomon Grundy and Grundy is the last villain to be transported back, he is thrust back to the moon where he remains for over two decades, as this timeline is erased once Degaton is defeated. When asked about his name, one of the few things he can recall is that he was "born on a Monday". One of the men at the camp mentions the nursery rhyme character Solomon Grundy (who was born on a Monday), and Gold adopts the moniker. These zombies are called "Grundies" or "Grundymen", and resemble Solomon Grundy. [17], Solomon Grundy briefly works with the Injustice Society when the Fiddler retrieves Grundy from the moon of Earth-One in order to attack the JSA. Originally murdered in the mysterious Slaughter Swamp, he resurrects and regenerates there every time he is killed again in his zombie form. He is based on the 19th century nursery rhyme "Solomon Grundy." He returns to Gotham City, but is shot by police after attacking a charity worker. [31] The aftermath of that battle is inconclusive, but Grundy evidently survives, as he was last seen in a murky swamp in JSA Classified. Will Hulk smash or will Grundy crush? Liking this flash, Grundy commits murders hoping to see the flash again. As the heroes return they find Green Lantern had placed Grundy and Blockbuster together to occupy them, and the two have knocked the hate out of each other. 3) #18. [4][5] It is the introduction to a seven part mini-series featuring the character. A clash with Alan Scott and Jade in the pages of Green Lantern Corps Quarterly ends with Grundy turning into a statue of petrified wood. [20], When Earth-Two's Solomon Grundy visited Earth-One, he left behind some residual cells in the sewers. [58], When Apokolips starts to approach Earth 2, the Parliaments advise their representatives to join forces and fight this threat. Grundy is the focus of one of the four Faces of Evil one-shots that explore the aftermath of Final Crisis, written by Scott Kolins and Geoff Johns, with art by Shane Davis. Grundy reappears in Year Five where he is revealed to be cargo the Regime soldiers are investigating. Grundy is then taken back to his Earth by the Justice Society. However the JSA and JLA went to battle an Anti-Matter being that was threatening both Earths in Warp-Space after being summoned by Doctor Fate, who had sensed the threat due to the Spectre. Cyrus GoldAppearances • Images Alan Scott serves as his reluctant guide, as the story continues in the Solomon Grundy miniseries. When Grundy appears again, he has returned to his malicious persona; the joint efforts of Jack Knight, Batman, Alan Scott, and The Floronic Man are needed to stop him. See, The first Psycho-Pirate was debuted by Gardner Fox and Joe Gallagher. Solomon Grundy one of the heaviest hitters regardless of evil or good intentions. His body, awaiting its inevitable resurrection, is left behind when the villains leave the Hell Planet. Read Solomon Grundy from the story DC Universe: X by SirDoomGuy with 2,034 reads. ", is found in Green Arrow (vol. As Grundy will regenerate, Superman takes his body and head to Lex Luthor to find a way to make Grundy an asset to the Regime. In the prequel comic to the video game Injustice: Gods Among Us, Grundy first appears in Year One. He is reanimated by Marsha's Aunt Hilda and goes on a rampage in Gotham Cemetery until Batman and Robin stun him with an electric shock to hold him until the police arrive. He has proven highly resistant to the effects of the original Green Lantern's power ring (which is attributed to his part-plant essence; originally because he had absorbed plant matter from the swamp, and later because he was a partial "plant elemental" like Swamp Thing). He hates Green Lantern so much he thinks everyone he sees is Green Lantern. Created by Alfred Bester,[2] he first appeared in All-American Comics #61 (October 1944).[3]. In the process, not only was Gold permanently transformed into an undead swamp monster, but was also robbed of his memories as Cyrus Gold. During a clash with Superman, it is determined that his might is too much for the Man of Steel, so Superman flies the monster to an alien world inhospitable to all save the hardiest life as the zombie propels himself through the air mimicking his one-time adversary. Originally murdered in the mysterious Slaughter Swamp, he resurrects and regenerates there every time he is killed again in his zombie form. Solomon Grundy is imprisoned orbiting the Earth in a stronger bubble created by the combined powers of Green Lantern and Doctor Fate. When Henry made the workers feed the body to the crocodiles, Grundy snapped, killed Henry, and everyone else in the slaughterhouse, then committed suicide while reciting the "Solomon Grundy" nursery rhyme he would often sing to his infant son. Eventually, his cruelty caught up with him and Cyrus Gold was murdered. [36], In the one-shot Faces of Evil: Solomon Grundy (March 2009) by Geoff Johns and Scott Kolins, Cyrus Gold returns to life in Slaughter Swamp, as he was prior to becoming Grundy. Having absorbed magic from Doctor Fate and Green Lantern, Grundy is easily able to defeat the combined might of Superman, Jay Garrick, Hawkman, Hawkman, and Green Lantern, until he is defeated by both Green Lanterns and sealed in Slaughter Swamp. Batman is able to stop Grundy. [57], When it came to his next encounter with Solomon Grundy, Alan was reunited with Sam Zhao who has become an avatar for the White. He then reformed his body and continued to go after Alan Scott. Eventually it is revealed that Gold committed suicide, meaning he forced the curse of Solomon Grundy on himself. In the DC comics, Cyrus Gold became an inhuman zombie named "Solomon Grundy" after being murdered, when he was extorted for money due to becoming the father of a baby belonging to a prostitute. He has been a member of the Black Lantern Corps, Injustice League, Injustice Society, Secret Society of Super-Villains Suicide Squad and the Fatal Five. [30], While no specifics are given during the "Infinite Crisis" storyline, Solomon Grundy is also coerced into joining the Secret Society of Super Villains. Grundy also becomes friends with previous Starman Mikaal Tomas, and dies while sacrificing himself to save Jack Knight from being crushed by a collapsing building. DC vs Marvel! Cyrus got into trouble with Gotham's organized crime world and found himself getting killed and dumped in the a wetland known as the Slaughter Swamp. Apparently, something happened immediately afterwards. Grundy expresses a desire to stop his cycle of dying and being reborn and so it appears he enlists the help of Professor Ivo to build him an Amazo body to live in forever. Labs which causes the Grundys to become inert, in effect killing the seemingly unkillable man-thing. Solomon Grundy is one of the four possible bounties in the War-Torn Village during the Bounty: Invasion Force mission of the Age of Justiceepisode. “Solomon Grundy” is a poem and traditional nursery rhyme dating back to the 19th century England. She convinces him to press the unconscious Mister Bones' bare hand against Skyman; since Bones's skin constantly exudes a cyanide-based compound, this quickly leads to Skyman's death. Grundy was introduced as an enemy of comic book hero Alan Scott (the original Green Lantern), but has since become a prominent enemy for a number of superheroes such as Superman, Batman, the Green Lantern, and The Flash. He is virtually indestructible and immortal thanks to the elemental energy that imbues his form with pseudo-life. Following their brief fight with Solomon Grundy, the Parliaments ended their feud where they instructed Alan, Sam, Grundy, the Clear's avatar Azathoth, and the Red's Yolanda Montez to work together to combat the invasion from Apokolips. Ra's findings into that new and more pure Lazarus substance was similar to others that he had previously found throughout the world, which dried up after a short amoun… Green Lantern leaves immediately, hoping to find Grundy before any of the JSA members are hurt going after him. His super strength and invulnerability made him a formidable hero, until Ultraman renders him inert on a Saturday.[47]. Harlequin of the Dummy's Injustice Unlimited, uses her illusion powers to disguise herself as Jade. [12][13], After many years, Grundy is knocked loose from his planet prison and returns to Earth to battle Green Lantern, Hourman, and Doctor Fate. In the animated series Challenge of the Super Friends, Grundy was a member of the Legion of Doom. [44], In a flashback, Solomon Grundy is among the villains that protected Ingrid Karlsson during a riot at Arkham Asylum. [37], In the countdown to Blackest Night, Cyrus Gold was given one week to discover the truth of who murdered him, so he could repent for all of his sins and gain absolution. Cyrus Gold was a man in Gotham during the 19th century. [51] It is revealed that Solomon Grundy had been working by General Sam Lane who is responsible for the deaths of Miranda's family. [28] In the final issue, the same Unknown Man punishes another of his group – the Eighth Man, Zor – by dressing him in Cyrus Gold's clothing and leaving him for the mob to find, implying that Zor – an extremely vain character, notable for attempting several times to overthrow the Universe and for having defeated The Spectre – would later become the first Solomon Grundy. Grundy has been seemingly destroyed on several occasions, only to rise from the swamp again in a new incarnation. He is nearly invulnerable to physical, magical, and energy attacks and he is not affected by fire or low temperatures. After Solomon Grundy is rescued from a glacier by Alan Scott's daughter, Jade, Grundy becomes loyal to her and, for a while, is an ally of Infinity, Inc. Solomon Grundy is a villain in the DC Super Hero Girls web series. After helping Icicle free Johnny Sorrow from Prometheus' cosmic key, Grundy stays with the newly formed Injustice Society. Flash, Hawkgirl, and Green Lantern fight him, but Atom brings him down temporarily by jumping onto him at giant size. [34] He is revealed to be the mastermind behind the abduction of Red Tornado's robot body (it is revealed he gained this intelligence when he was reborn after being burned by Prime). His entire gang was put down by Kid Baltimore with a single bullet each except for Grundy who took two. It has also been established that the Spawn of Frankenstein is partly animated by the immortal blood of Melmoth, making him a Grundyman. He participates in the final strike against the Secret Six. The song was translated in different languages including French, German or Italian. [41], Solomon Grundy is pursued by Batman in Gotham City before the former incapacitates him. (1944). A week later, having retreated to the sewers, he has a fight with Killer Croc. Solomon Grundy is a reanimated corpse stemming from a cursed place near Gotham City called Slaughter Swamp. [15], In his next appearance, Solomon Grundy battles the combined might of both the Justice Society, and later their counterparts the Justice League, nearly to a standstill at Slaughter Swamp, when he develops an affection for a lost alien child who has accidentally been sent to Earth-2 and is dying due to separation from his pet. [25], Grundy's next major appearance is in Starman, lurking in Opal City's sewers. She forgot about Cyrus enough where he froze to death during the winter. Green Lantern and Doiby use a special radio-like device Alan Scott had developed that is attuned to the mental wavelengths of Grundy himself; Green Lantern calculates the path of Grundy and announces over the radio in JSA HQ where Grundy will strike. [17] The Earth-One Solomon Grundy is born when the Parasite uses an enhanced crystal to metabolically hasten the growth of residual cells which becomes a new, much more bestial version. In the police morgue, he transforms into Solomon Grundy. When injuries do occur, his body rapidly in a matter of seconds heals up the wounds, sometimes enabling himself to re-attach severed limbs right after they are hacked off. The original Grundy, for example, had prominent front teeth). Grundy attacks both of them, but Batman drives him off by blinding him with a shot of mace. Grundy proves to be a difficult opponent, unkillable (since he is already dead) and with an inherent resistance to Scott's powers (which cannot affect wood, a substance of which Grundy's reassembled body is now largely composed). He apparently kills Green Lantern, who gives off a green flash. Grundy recites the Solomon Grundy nursery rhyme while being pursued before Batman finished it for him when he defeats Grundy. Swamp Thing attempts to cry out for Superman to stop, as he believes Grundy to meet the definition of life, but Swamp Thing is unable to express this, due to physical difficulty in speaking. 3) #53, "Solomon's Revenge", Green Arrow helps Dr. Chrissie Cavendish, a S.T.A.R. Grundy hides out for a time in the Arrowcave, the long abandoned former headquarters of the Emerald Archer, Green Arrow. Cyrus met with her for a secret negotiation at Slaughter Swamp, several miles outside of Gotham. Once a rich, corrupt merchant who was killed and left to rot in Slaughter Swamp, now a shambling, unstoppable undead monster, Grundy isn't so much a DC Super-Villain as he is a force of nature. However, when the villains exit, Grundy's hand trembles, accompanied with a groaning sound. • The nursery rhyme is the inspiration for the DC Comics character Cyrus Gold/Solomon Grundy, a large, strong zombie supervillain created in 1944 as an adversary for the Green Lantern, though later a common foe of Batman and Superman. Green Lantern fights back with his power ring and fists until both men fall into a nearby stream and over a small waterfall. When Green Lantern and Grundy meet, Grundy rips a tree out by its roots and smashes it into the Lantern. Solomon Grundy is seen fighting against the Blood Pack in the Battle of Metropolis, until he is vaporized by Superboy-Prime's heat vision, which apparently kills the Blood Pack and destroys Grundy's current incarnation. By modern day, Solomon … His psychotic tendencies made him a natural businessman, whose legacy and wealth preceded him, but he accumulated many enemies, even those within his immediate family. [42], During "The War of Jokes and Riddles" arc, Solomon Grundy is among the villains on Joker's side in his war against Riddler. During an aerial bombardment of Dover, he is blasted to life out of the rock from the white cliffs. He also has ties to Swamp Thing. The radio continues its report, listing cities where Grundy was seen, so each member picks a city and heads for it to try to find Green Lantern while Wonder Woman stays behind. Ragdoll II encounters Grundy in a doorway. [8], A criminal scientist calling himself the Baron of York kills his brother and takes over his gang stating to them that he knows where to find the body of Solomon Grundy. Solomon Grundy is a fictional character, usually depicted as a supervillain in DC Comics and an antihero in the DC Animated Universe. [43], The sorceress Selena created a mindless clone of Solomon Grundy from his DNA sample to serve as the muscle for the Fatal Five and fought Supergirl. [49], In the Justice Riders reality, Solomon Grundy is featured as a normal human. The battle continues until Scott once again exiles Grundy to the moon where neither he nor the "Grey" can do any damage. Current Labs employee, who claims she is the great, great granddaughter of the man the monster spawned from, to find and cure him. [14], Grundy was once pulled to Earth-1 and substituted for the superstrong Blockbuster due to a machine that was accidentally pulling the Earths together in warp-space and substituting people. In the later seasons the character was revealed to originally be named Cyrus Gold and became a zombie-like figure after his corpse was dumped in a swamp contaminated with experimental chemicals. [33], In Brad Meltzer's Justice League of America, Grundy is reborn with intelligence after being killed in the Battle of Metropolis. Once the body is found, the Baron of York injects Grundy with concentrated chlorophyll upon knowing his background. However, in the comics, he is also known to be an adversary of both Batman and Superman. He is named after the 19th century nursery rhyme "Solomon Grundy". [38] Grundy then tracks down and attacks Bizarro, using a past friendship they had to stir up the creature's emotions. Green Lantern arrives early for the meeting and when the other members arrive, they find their headquarters smashed to pieces and Green Lantern missing from the ranks. [54], During the Emperor Joker storyline where the Joker warped reality, Solomon Grundy was the warden of Arkham Asylum. Solomon Grundy was briefly seen fighting Arkillo of the Sinestro Corps and Saint Walker of the Blue Lantern Corps. Two rivalling bumbling oafs duke it out to end their rivalry! He can also continue fighting for days straight, making him incredible resilient in addition to his huge strength. At this point, he has temporary mastery over all wooden objects. As Superman and some of the Justice League fight with Batman over removing the inhabitants of Arkham Asylum, Harley Quinn releases the villains to fight them, including Grundy, who attacks Damian Wayne. Alan Scott and the Phantom Stranger were given as his guides throughout the week, while Etrigan was trying to take him to Hell. When Gold refused to yield to blackmail, Rachel's pimp… He is offered nanotechnology stolen from GNX's Supercop program by Lex Luthor's daughter, Lucinda Luthor.[53]. At the end of the fight, exhausted, he reverts to Cyrus Gold again. [6] Fifty years later, the corpse is reanimated as a huge shambling figure (composed partly of the swamp matter that has accumulated around the body over the decades) with almost no memory of its past life. Green Arrow subdues the new monster, and leaves Grundy be. Grundy encounters Green Lantern, the Flash, and Wonder Woman in Echo Park, whom Grundy knows from 1947. He is shown being defeated by Thor. After Infinity, Inc. disbands, Solomon Grundy loses his loyalty towards Jade. His body is disposed of in Slaughter Swamp, outside of Gotham City. Cyrus GoldAppearances • Images • Gallery • Quotes, Solomon Grundy is an immortal zombie super-villain from the 19th Century with several origins. While searching for artifacts of his former life, Oliver and his former ward, Roy "Arsenal" Harper, stumble onto Grundy's new hideout. The … Solomon Grundy is a fictional supervillain in DC Comics and an antihero in the DC Animated Universe. The alien child is finally reunited with his pet and sent back to his own dimension. [56], Eventually, Grundy's origin was revealed in a flashback. Later as a somewhat humorous twist, Batman provides Solomon Grundy with a Thanksgiving dinner.[24]. [50], In the alternate timeline of the Flashpoint event, Solomon Grundy was invited by Lt. Matthew Shrieve to be the new member of the Creature Commandos, but Solomon Grundy then betrays him, killing his family. He is apparently destroyed yet again when Batman tricks the creature into a blast furnace, where it is apparently consumed by the flames.[22]. Solomon Grundy is an immortal zombie super-villain from the 19th Century with several origins. He was testing his gamma bomb out in the desert, but a tall figure walked out into the testing area. It really just depends on how much power he is being granted on that particular ressurection cycle as his strength and powers in general change each time he comes back to life. The two defeat Hawkman and Wildcat before Grundy is thrown into a cooling volcano by Power Girl and Superman. Fifty years later, he is reanimated to serve a new leader. While in Earth's orbit, Solomon Grundy, Azathoth, and Sam Zhao sacrifice their lives so that Alan Scott can receive their combined Parliament abilities to stop Apokolips from destroying Earth 2.[59]. [29], Grundy is manipulated by Gorilla Grodd via mind control into attacking Batman and Superman for President Luthor for the bounty of one billion dollars in Superman/Batman. The character, renamed Butch Gilzean and portrayed as a professional mob enforcer, appeared in 2014 on Fox's television series Gotham, where he was portrayed by Drew Powell. Cyrus Gold debuted in the second season of Arrow portrayed by Graham Shiels. The Lantern is severely dazed and tries to ward off Grundy with his ring, but he is much too weak. The bomb went off fusing Grundy and Banner together. [18][19], Grundy goes on to afflict Green Lantern and his teammates, including the Huntress who is the first female for whom he develops an affection. The Post-Crisis version of Solomon Grundy debuts during the "Batman: The Long Halloween" storyline. Because he is artificially animated, Solomon Grundy … When Banner gets angry, he becomes Grundy. [35], He later appears in the Salvation Run mini-series as one of the villains exiled to another planet. This version of Grundy was retroactively erased from history after the revamping of Superman in Crisis on Infinite Earths. Making his way across country, Grundy heads for the headquarters of the Justice Society of America. Cyrus assumed the new name of Solomon Grundy after a character in a nursery rhyme and became a ravenous monster. [46] While he has occasionally been destroyed, he has always returned to life sooner or later, though often with different personalities and powers. While noting that Solomon Grundy is more invulnerable to his ring due to the chlorophyll, Green Lantern chases after Solomon Grundy until he becomes exhausted in the petrified forest in Arizona. Some have been truly evil; some much less so. Grundy possesses a healing factor. Solomon was once a wealthy merchant named "Cyrus Gold", who was murdered in the 19th century. DC Database is a FANDOM Movies Community. Cyrus became loyal to Marsha and she told him to wait outside. In Batman '66, Solomon Grundy appears as a wealthy Olympic wrestler who Marsha, Queen of Diamonds seduced with one of her Aunt Hilda's potions. [16], While imprisoned, Grundy incorrectly deduces that the second Green Lantern's Earth must contain a second Solomon Grundy, and crosses over from his Slaughter Swamp prison on Earth-2 to Earth-1 where he overpowers that Earth's Superman before being tricked and stranded on the moon. In the first issue of Grant Morrison's Seven Soldiers of Victory, Issue #0 of the same name, one of the Seven Unknown Men of Slaughter Swamp recounts the death of the miserly pedophile, Cyrus Gold, killed at the hands of an enraged mob, but also mentions that Gold could just as easily have been the innocent victim of a misunderstanding, as Slaughter Swamp is a point in space where time means nothing. Grundy and a newly disfigured Harvey Dent strike up an odd friendship after Dent escapes the slaughterhouse to plot his revenge on Carmine Falcone. Dark Multiverse: Crisis on Infinite Earths. Grundy bests the costumed trio, and is summoned by a mysterious voice to deliver them or "pay the penalty". 1 Appearance 2 Superpowers 3 Depiction in the web series 3.1 Season two 3.2 Season three 3.3 Season four 4 Depiction in comics 4.1 Finals Crisis 4.2 Summer Olympus 4.3 Past Times at Super Hero High 5 References Solomon Grundy is a large, grey skinned zombie man with white, untidy hair and grey eyes. In many ways, Solomon Grundy is DC's villainous answer to the Hulk - and every bit as complex. [7] Strong, vicious, and nearly mindless, Solomon Grundy falls into a life of crime—or perhaps returns to one, as his scattered residual memories may indicate—attracting the attention of the Green Lantern, Alan Scott. Solomon Grundy is one of the few super-villains who has never actually faced his original enemy in any version of the DCAU: Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern of DC Comics. Bruce Banner was a scientist working with gamma rays. Former Solomon Grundy is a character in The CW and DC Universe series Stargirl. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. In it, he is convinced by Icicle to help Wizard, who is in trouble.[32]. Cyrus Gold (2011 - Present) When Banner went out see who it was, the man turned out to be Solomon Grundy. He is an amalgamation of Solomon Grundy and Hulk. Solomon Grundy also appeared in CGI form in the first season of the television series Stargirl for DC Universe and The CW network. The Solomon Grundy poem is telling the story of Solomon Grundy, a man who, metaphorically, lives and dies his entire life in one single week. [26], The origins of Grundy's resurrection come from the fact that the Parliament of Trees, a high council of Plant Elementals, tried to turn him into the newest Plant Elemental. Harlequin manipulates Grundy to attack the members of Infinity Inc., one by one. He shows up in a hobo camp. He is also incredibly invulnerable, able to take massive amounts of damage with little injury. The story, "Grundy No Like Arrows in the Face! The lyrics were first recorded in 1842 by nursery rhyme and fairy-tale collector James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps. Peter Tomasi and Viktor Bogdanovic placed Batman in a situation that is pretty unique in itself. His imprisonment at the hands of the ISA forced him to commit several murders, including that of Rex and Wendi Tyler. He has long been one of the key members of the Injustice Society, a villain group that opposes the Justice Society of America. He was originally depicted as a murder victim brought back to life as a corporeal revenant or zombie, though subsequent versions of the character have occasionally depicted a different origin. In Grant Morrison's Seven Soldiers series, the Witch-People of Limbotown (who are descended from the immortal Melmoth) bury their dead, and later dig them up, at which point they become animate and are used as slave labor. The two combat Grundy and each other until Bizarro leaves and Superman rips Grundy's head off when the zombie prevents him from going after Bizarro. Cyrus Gold (1985 - 2011) [40], The Prime-Earth Solomon Grundy is introduced in DC Rebirth. Grundy was a corrupt man named Cyrus Gold until his untimely death in Slaughter Swamp. When the Baron of York bluffs about him being worshiped and served, Solomon Grundy kills the Baron of York and takes over his gang. He is eventually defeated by Batman and Superman, the former blasting his hands off and the latter ramming himself straight through Grundy's chest since he will reanimate. He brutally beats Hawkgirl until Superman appears, though the situation is rendered confusing as his imperfect clone Bizarro shows up as well. Solomon Grundy had a counterpart on the Crime Syndicate of America's Earth called Sir Solomon Grundy who was a member of Quizmaster's Justice Underground. Either way, the story of Solomon Grundy is a strange and harrowing tale full of magic and mystery. The Skulk is a hero of the Amalgam Universe. Each version of Grundy has been somewhat different from the last, depending on the medium used to dispatch him (and the drawing style of the current artist. His appearance resembles that of his pre-Flashpoint depictions. Solomon Grundy is best known by his eponymous appearance in the nursery rhyme - "Solomon Grundy, born on a Monday, christened on Tuesday, married on Wednesday, took ill on Thursday, grew worse on Friday, died on Saturday, buried on Sunday, that was the end, of Solomon Grundy." To his surprise, Doiby Dickles walks in, and informs him that Grundy has freed himself and is on the loose. Before Ingrid was killed by an inmate using a rogue Batarang despite the villains getting her away from the riot, she gave birth to Astrid Arkham who would later become Arkham Knight.[45]. However, Hawkman strikes Grundy with his mace, and Doctor Mid-Nite is able to revive the Lantern. Some versions are more mindless than others; some are actually moderately intelligent, recalling the literate, well-spoken monster of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.[27]. This cycle of reincarnation also gives him different abilities every time, so over the years he has varied drastically in strength and intelligence. 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