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'''{{SITENAME}}''' is a collaborative website about public domain characters from comic books, comic strips, films, books, pulps, mythology, television, animation, folk stories, among others. [http://pdsh.wikia.com/wiki/Category:Open_Source_Characters Open source characters] are [http://pdsh.wikia.com/wiki/FAQ#Open_Source_Characters.3F allowed]. The wiki format allows any registered user to create any article, so we can all work together to build the site. Check out the [[FAQ]] to help you get started! Right now we have '''{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}''' articles! We aim to reach 5,000 by the end of 2019!
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'''{{SITENAME}}''' is a collaborative website about public domain characters from comic books, comic strips, films, books, pulps, mythology, television, animation, folk stories, among others. [http://pdsh.wikia.com/wiki/Category:Open_Source_Characters Open source characters] are [http://pdsh.wikia.com/wiki/FAQ#Open_Source_Characters.3F allowed]. The wiki format allows any registered user to create any article, so we can all work together to build the site. Check out the [[FAQ]] to help you get started! Right now we have '''{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}''' articles!
   
 
After ''Action Comics'' #1 gave the world [http://dc.wikia.com/wiki/Superman Superman] in 1938, there was an explosion of costumed heroes in comics. New publishers and characters sprang up everywhere. After World War II, these characters fell out of favor with readers and caused many publishers to go out of business. Those comics and their stars have since entered the public domain, enabling anyone to use those characters and classic stories any way they wish. Over the years, many publishers have taken advantage of this and so can you!
 
After ''Action Comics'' #1 gave the world [http://dc.wikia.com/wiki/Superman Superman] in 1938, there was an explosion of costumed heroes in comics. New publishers and characters sprang up everywhere. After World War II, these characters fell out of favor with readers and caused many publishers to go out of business. Those comics and their stars have since entered the public domain, enabling anyone to use those characters and classic stories any way they wish. Over the years, many publishers have taken advantage of this and so can you!
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[[File:Captain Battle.jpg|thumb|Captain Battle]]'''NOW FEATURING OVER 4400 CHARACTERS'''
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[[File:MadamFatal.jpg|thumb|Madam Fatal]]'''NOW FEATURING {{NUMBEROFARTICLES}} CHARACTERS'''
 
''The Top 10 Most-Viewed Character Profiles:''
 
''The Top 10 Most-Viewed Character Profiles:''
*[[Captain Battle]]
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*[[Madam Fatal]]
*[[Santa's 9th Reindeer]]
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*[[Moon Girl]]
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*[[Blackout (Holyoke)|Blackout]]
*[[Silver Streak]]
 
*[[Nightmare]]
 
 
*[[Red Rube]]
 
*[[Red Rube]]
*[[Black Bat (2)|Black Bat]]
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*[[Miss Owl]]
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*[[Green Lama]]
*[[Captain Marvel (Fawcett)|Captain Marvel]]
 
 
*[[Miss Fury]]
 
*[[Miss Fury]]
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*[[Daredevil (Lev Gleason)|Daredevil]]
*[[Amazing Man]]
 
*[[Space Force]]
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*[[Captain Battle]]
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*[[Butterfly]]
 
'''For a complete list of characters, click '''[[:Category:Characters|'''here''']].
 
'''For a complete list of characters, click '''[[:Category:Characters|'''here''']].
 
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==CHARACTER OF THE MONTH==
 
==CHARACTER OF THE MONTH==
[[Baby New Year|BABY NEW YEAR]]
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[[Ace Harlem|ACE HARLEM]]
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[[File:Ace Harlem.jpg|thumb]]
The Baby New Year is a personification of the start of the New Year...([[Baby New Year|read more]])
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Ace Harlem was an African American police detective who operated in an unnamed American city...([[Ace Harlem|read more]])
 
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Latest revision as of 03:17, 3 June 2020

Public Domain Super Heroes is a collaborative website about public domain characters from comic books, comic strips, films, books, pulps, mythology, television, animation, folk stories, among others. Open source characters are allowed. The wiki format allows any registered user to create any article, so we can all work together to build the site. Check out the FAQ to help you get started! Right now we have 4,554 articles!

After Action Comics #1 gave the world Superman in 1938, there was an explosion of costumed heroes in comics. New publishers and characters sprang up everywhere. After World War II, these characters fell out of favor with readers and caused many publishers to go out of business. Those comics and their stars have since entered the public domain, enabling anyone to use those characters and classic stories any way they wish. Over the years, many publishers have taken advantage of this and so can you!

This wiki is intended to be an online encyclopedia of these characters, providing pertinent information to fans who want to learn about their history, as well as creators who may want to use them. All images and information are believed to be in the public domain. The information and images presented are intended to give a brief overview of the characters and provide a visual reference.

If you have any questions, please contact the administrator, Cebr1979, via his talk page.

Enjoy.


Madam Fatal

NOW FEATURING 4,554 CHARACTERS

The Top 10 Most-Viewed Character Profiles:

For a complete list of characters, click here.


CHARACTER OF THE MONTH

ACE HARLEM

Ace Harlem.jpg
Ace Harlem was an African American police detective who operated in an unnamed American city...(read more)

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