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Grendel (Matt Wagner's) (05 - Orion Assante)
Real Name: Orion Assante
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Orion Assante was a rebel leader who helped overthrow the Catholic Church in the 26th Century. Inspired by the sacrifice of Eppy Thatcher and the growing legend surrounding his own legacy, he took up the name Grendel.

After crushing Japan with his Sun Disc, Orion established an empire using the way of Grendel as model for his soldiers. He adopted the name Grendel-Khan. He retreated from public life only to impregnate himself and offer a heir to his thrown, Jupiter.

Orion I was also responsible for the creation of Grendel-Prime.


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Grendel (1986)
Grendel Cycle (1995)
Grendel: Devil's Reign (2004)
The Art of Matt Wagner's Grendel (2007)

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