Faust moved to New York City and established a base of operation inside a warehouse of the abandoned Haskins railroad yard just outside Brooklyn. According to John Constantine, Felix Faust dedicated most of life learning black magic from the greatest magician of his generation, although Faust claimed to have invented the spells which brought dame to his teachers. The two fight and Constantine is able to stop Necro in order to try and free Zatanna. According to Constantine, Felix Faust dedicated most of life learning black magic from the greatest magician of his generation, although Faust claimed to have invented the spells which brought renown to his teachers, and as such, he lived the remainder of his life in their shadow. Realizing that John failed to uphold his end of the bargain Faust refuses to release Geraldine. Felix Faust Biological Information Of the two, Sebastian's soul was bartered to the demon Nebiros, but the power Felix asked for was granted to Sebastian instead. When he first appeared, Faust was unique amongst magicians of his caliber, requiring books or scrolls of spells to focus his powers. Dibny journeys with the helm through the afterlives of several cultures, where he is cautioned about the use of magic and sees Felix Faust. 2) #13, it shows Felix Faust as a member of the latest incarnation of the Injustice League. They robbed Casino Town (evidently based on Las Vegas), and 'Felix Faust' contacted the JLA. General Information Mark Margolis The character first appeared in 1962 as an adversary of the Justice League of America.[1]. Subsequently, Faust bore a strong contempt for Constantine and saw him as fraud and con-artist who gave proper magicians a bad name. Neron appears and kills Dibny, only to realize too late that the binding spell responds only to Dibny's commands: through his death Ralph has trapped Faust and Neron in the tower. Faust puts forward an agreement in which he would release Geraldine's soul in exchange for Constantine banishing a local soul-devouring demon Karabasan back to Hell. [1], Obsessed with restoring his mystic might, the sorcerer read the story of how the man called Faust had sold his soul to the devil for supernatural powers, and decided to do the same. Felix Faust was a dark mage who is the enemy of John and Christopher Constantine after stealing the soul of John's daughter. He captures Doctor Mist after the hero attempts to infiltrate his cult, leading to the Justice League Dark being sent in to rescue him. With the wizards's apparent death the hostage souls return to their bodies. Once Black Adam discovers Isis he forces Faust to free his wife, who in retaliation castrates Faust with her bare hands before leaving, sparing his life. Forced to keep Isis under a powerful sedation spell at all times, he's implied to regularly sexually abuse the young goddess. The original character was created by Gardner Fox and Mike Sekowsky and first appeared in Justice League of America #10. In a desperate attempt to rescue his daughter, Chas offers up the thirty-two souls trapped in his body. He agrees to return the girl's soul back to her body and in return claim thirty two souls, including Chris' own soul. Later, the Earth-2 Crime Champions impersonated the Earth-1 Crime Champions using the Wizard's magic, in an attempt to trap the JLA. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Finally, he tried to trick Neron into giving him power by offering the pure soul of an innocent girl he murdered in lieu of his own. After lending his concealment spells to Cheetah, Faust joined with Talia al Ghul in order to corrupt yet another hero: Black Alice. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. Commonly, by the stapple popularized by. To see other versions of this character, click the Earth name below for that Earth's counterpart of Felix Faust. When the Crime Champions were fully defeated, Doctor Fate, Batman, and the Earth-1 Flash defeated Faust. Unfortunately for him, Neron saw through the ruse and punished Faust by setting the girl's vengeful spirit upon him. You will know my pain. " In Doctor Fate's tower, Dibny begins the spell to resurrect Sue, puts on the helmet of Fate, and shoots it, revealing Felix Faust, who was posing as Nabu. Faust offered Alice power, wealth, a place in the Secret Society of Super Villains, and the resurrection of her mother, but Alice refused, sent Faust out of town, and tapped into his powers so she could perform the resurrection herself. — Felix to John in We Are The Damned. Within the context of the comic books, the sorcerer christened himself after the legendary Doctor Faust and made pacts with devils in exchange for magical knowledge. As such, he lived the remainder of his life in their shadow. Constantine realizes that Nightmare Nurse is not herself, actually Necro in disguise. During these meetings, Constantine thought very little of Faust, viewing the old man as a washed-up second-rate magician. [1], Faust met Constantine sometime in the past, and in one instance lost his pocket money to him during a poker game in Hell's Kitchen, New York City. They see Black Orchid, Cassandra Craft, Shade, the Changing Man, Enchantress, Blackbriar Thorn, Blue Devil, Papa Midnite, Sargon the Sorcerer, and Zatanna being held for the use in the Crime Syndicate's weapons program to use against the entity that destroyed their world. The king of Kor was Nommo, the prime wizard of his time and the guardian of the mystic power called the Flame of Life. Faust later stripped Penguin of Superman's powers, and gained them himself after he had his spirits apprehen… In a desperate attempt to rescue his sister, Chris offers up the thirty two souls trapped in his body. It was during such meetings that Constantine had though very little of Faust, viewing the old man as a washed-up second rate magician. Faust met John Constantine sometime in the past, and in one instance lost his pocket money to Constantine during a poker game in Hell's Kitchen, New York City. At Nanda Parbat, Rama Kushna tells Dibny, "The end is already written." To do this he takes control of the JLA with the Demons' help, who find and defeat the artifact's guardians and bring them to Faust who begins the spell, but Aquaman is able to break the spell by distracting him using his control of fish. When the banishment fails and the demon risks eating Zed's soul, John is forced to kill it. Ralph reveals that he was aware of Faust's identity for some time, and that the binding spell surrounding the tower is designed to imprison Faust, not to counter any negative effects of the spell. The Constantine Diaries Wiki is a FANDOM Comics Community. He is, however, a master sorcerer able to control vast magical power to affect reality itself. The Tornado accepted, and Faust bound his soul into his new body. He was killed by Chris and died January 2015. This version of the character is exclusive to the continuity of the television series Constantine and is an adaptation of Felix Faust. You'll never know my magic, Constantine. Before he is able to, his is captured by Felix Faust. Felix Faust (died January 2015) was a powerful dark mage and an enemy of John Constantine and Chas Chandler. Instead, the agreement proves to be a double-crosses as Chas ties his hand together with that of Faust using the magical Sinew of Achilles, then he pulls out a grenade from his back pocket and blows himself-up along with Faust.