Hunter is a legacy named used by super-villains in the 30th Century who act as enemies to the Legion of Super-Heroes. The original was Otto Orion, a master hunter on the planet Simballi who tracked Legionnaires for sport. His son Adam Orion took up the mantle to avenge his father's death. He is a member of the Legion of Super-Villains. Both men have no actual superpowers, although they are extraordinary trackers and warriors. Hunter was created by Jim Shooter and George Papp, first appearing in Adventure Comics #358. (1967)There have also been several other unrelated DC Universe characters to use this alias, bearing no relation to each other.