Brian Braddock is a male comic superhero who features in Marvel Comics.
He and Meggan then had a child with them naming their blonde haired daughter named Maggie Braddock. (X-Men: Gold Annual v1 #1)
Personality and attributes
Brian was unaware that his father Sir James Braddock was actually an inhabitant of Otherworld and a chosen champion of Merlyn. (Captain Britain v2 #7) In fact, Brian's conception was a plot to sire a saviour and a king with him inheriting the divine spark from his father. (Excalibur v2 #3)
With Meggan, he had a blonde haired daughter who was named Maggie Braddock. (X-Men: Gold Annual v1 #1)
Powers and abilities
Unknown to him initially, he was descended from Otherworld as his father Sir James Braddock was an inhabitant of that dimension. This meant that he inherited the genes allowing him to wield the power of that realm which was inherent in his body. (Captain Britain v2 #7)
At first, Brian believed his powers came from his suit but it was actually inherent in his body and his costume was actually a mere amplifier. (Captain Britain v2 #7)
At some point, he came to head the Braddock Academy which aimed to make heroes out of Britain's best and brightest with the institution staffed by Britain's mightiest heroes. (Avengers Arena v1 #5)
- Captain Britain was created by Chris Claremont and Herb Trimpe where he made his first appearance in Captain Britain v1 #1 (October, 1976).
In other media
- In X-Men, Captain Britain made cameo appearances in the 1990s animated television series. During the Phoenix Saga, he was briefly shown on Earth as among the heroes responding to disasters around the world. During the episode "Beyond Good and Evil", Psylocke appeared and mentioned her brother that was an indirect reference to Brian Braddock.
- In Marvel: Avengers Alliance, Captain Britain appeared as a playable character in the setting of the Facebook video game.
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