-= VOTERY STARTED =- Celebrate 15 years of SHDb. Win awesome prizes!
Luke Cage
93

Luke Cage

Luke Cage

History

Born and raised in Harlem, Carl Lucas spent his youth in a gang called the Bloods. With his friend Willis Stryker, he fought the rival gang the Diablos and committed petty thefts, often on behalf of deformed crimelord Sonny Caputo, a.k.a. Hammer. In and out of juvenile homes throughout his teens, Lucas dreamed of becoming a major New York racketeer until he finally realized how his actions we... read more

0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Official Superhero Database stats.

Origin

Creator Marvel Comics
UniverseEarth-616 - Prime Marvel Universe
Full name Luke Cage
Alter Egos Luke Cage (Earth-2149)Luke Cage (Earth-2149)Luke Cage (MCU)Luke Cage (MCU)
Aliases Carl Lucas, Power Man, Mark Lucas, Hero for Hire, Ace of Spades, Black Avenger
Place of birth Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York
First appearance Hero for Hire #1 (1972)
Alignment Good

Connections

Occupation Adventurer; formerly bar owner, bodyguard, mercenary, theater owner, private investigator
Base Gem Theater, Manhattan, New York City, New York
Teams Leader: Mighty AvengersMember: New AvengersDefendersSecret DefendersMarvel KnightsHeroes For HireWeapon XThe SixFormerly: ThunderboltsAvengers
Relatives James Lucas (father), Esther Lucas (mother, deceased), Joanne Lucas (step-mother), James Lucas Jr. (brother, deceased), Jessica Jones (wife), Danielle Cage (daughter), Mrs. Campbell (mother in-law, deceased), Dave Campbell (father in-law, deceased), Phillip Campbell (brother in-law, deceased)