The Lancer

Real Name

Lance Larter

First Appearance

Super Mystery Comics vol. 3 #3 (January 1943)

Original Publisher

Ace Periodicals

Created by



Gaining superhuman strength and armed with a magical lance whenever his friend Arthur Lake, the Sword, draws the Excalibur, Lance also transforms, becoming the Lancer.

Powers and Abilities

He was able to use his magic lance as a melee weapon, or throw it like a javeline with amazing accuracy. He was also good at stuffing its tip down the barrel of a gun, causing an enemy's gun to backfire.

Public Domain Appearances

  • Super Mystery Comics vol. 3 #3 - vol. 5 #3


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