Alias


















Brainiac 1

Brainiac 2

Brainiac 2.5

Brainiac 13


Nick Name
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Civilian ID
Vril Dox I
Occupation
Alien Invader
Legal Status
Criminal wanted on Earth and several star systems in multiple timelines.
Nation or Planet of Origin
Colu
Group Affiliation
None
Base of Operations
Mobile
Height
Varies
Weight
Varies
Eye Color
None
Hair Color
None
Known Powers

Android with mechanically superior strength, speed, stamina, endurance and senses possessing the tenth level intelligence of an alien being from the planet Coulan.


Accessories

Coluan Technology: Alien technology from a species that has achieved tenth-level intelligence.


Skull Ship: Interstellar spacecraft which is an extention of Brainiac's body.


Common Enemies

Jor-El

L.E.G.I.O.N.

Lex Luthor

Superman


Regularly Appearing

Action Comics

Adventures of Superman

Superman Vol. 1 & 2

Superman: The Man of Steel


First Appearance

Brainiac 1

Action Comics #242 (July, 1958)


Brainiac 13

Superman Y2K #1 (Feb. 2000)


Creator

Brainiac 1

Otto Binder& Al Plastino


Brainiac 13

Joe Kelly & Butch Guice


Origin

The Coluan super-villain, Brainiac 1 placed his once organic mind into a computerized system that has upgraded himself on several occasions taking the designations Brainiac 2 and Brainiac 2.5. Plotting to further upgrade its capacity, the cyborg utilized the systems of Lexcorp and skipped several steps in evolution, becoming Brainiac 13.


Superman