Doctor Fate

Doctor Fate

Kent Nelson


Kent Nelson is Doctor Fate, a powerful sorcerer and agent for the Lords of Order who fights evil alongside his wife Inza. His amulet, cloak and helmet are creations of the ancient Nabu who acts as his mentor and spiritual guide. He is a founding member of the Justice Society of America.Kent Nelson was the son of archaeologist Sven Nelson and, around the year 1920, t... read more

Official Superhero Database stats. | Class: 0

Super Powers

AbsorptionAccelerated HealingAstral ProjectionAvatar CreationBlood ManipulationClairvoyanceCold ResistanceCorruption ResistanceCosmic AwarenessDanger SenseDimension StorageDimensional AwarenessDimensional TravelDuplicationDurabilityElectricity ResistanceElectrokinesisElement ControlElemental TransmogrificationEmpathyEnduranceEnergy ArmorEnergy BeamsEnergy BlastsEnergy ConstructsEnergy ManipulationEnergy ResistanceEnhanced HearingEnhanced MemoryEnhanced SensesFire ControlFire ResistanceFlightForce FieldsHeat GenerationHeat ResistanceHellfire ResistanceIlluminationIllusionsImmortalityIntangibilityIntelligenceInterstellar TravelInvisibilityInvulnerabilityLongevityMagicMagic ResistanceMagnetismMatter ManipulationMemory ManipulationMind ControlMind Control ResistanceNecromancyPhasingPocket DimensionsPortal CreationPossessionPossession ResistancePower AbsorptionPower Absorption ImmunityPower AugmentationPower BestowalPower SuitPsionic PowersPurificationRadiation AbsorptionRadiation ImmunityReactive Power LevelReality WarpingReality Warping ResistanceReflexesRegenerationShapeshiftingSize ChangingSoul ManipulationSoul ResistanceSpatial AwarenessSummoningSuper SpeedSuper StrengthTelekinesisTelepathyTelepathy ResistanceTeleportationTime ManipulationTime Manipulation ResistanceToxin and Disease ResistanceTransmutationVitakinesisWeather ControlWind ControlCausality ManipulationClairvoyance ResistanceDexterityExistence Erasure ResistanceHypnokinesisMaster TacticianResurrectionTime TravelWillpower ManipulationConceptual ManipulationExistence ErasureFate ManipulationFate ResistanceHoly ResistanceNon-CorporealPerception ManipulationProbability ManipulationUnholy Resistance


Creator DC Comics
UniversePrime Earth - Prime DC Comics Universe
Full name Kent Nelson
Alter Egos
Doc Fate (Earth-20)
Doctor Fate (Black Lantern)Doctor Fate (Black Lantern)Doctor Fate (DCAU)Doctor Fate (DCAU)Doctor Fate (Injustice)Doctor Fate (Injustice)Doctor Fate (Smallville)Doctor Fate (Smallville)
Doctor Fate (young Justice)
Aliases Nabu
Place of birth
First appearance More Fun Comics #55 (May, 1940)
Alignment Good


Occupation Archaeologist, Physician
Base Tower of Fate, Salem, Massachusetts
Teams All-Star SquadronFormerly: Justice Society of AmericaJustice LeagueSentinels of MagicJustice League of AmericaLords Of Order
Relatives Inza Cramer (wife), Sven Nelson (father, deceased), Celestine Babcock (mother), Kent Nelson, Jr. (son), Aaron Babcock (uncle), Kent V. Nelson (grand-nephew), Laryn Nelson (great grand-niece)