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|As a result of the 2011 initiative, the New 52, the entire line of DC characters was relaunched, incorporating properties belonging to the company's imprints: Wildstorm, Milestone, and Vertigo. As such, elements of this character's history have been altered in some way from the previous incarnation's. For a complete list of all versions of this character, see our disambig.|
Lobo is a Czarnian slaver who killed the rest of his people except for his beloved Princess Sheba. He is imprisoned in a maximum security prison in Colorado. Lobo was discovered unconscious in a crashed spacecraft in the deserts of New Mexico along with many other alien slaves. After attempting to escape the prison, his strength and ferocity was realized and he was restrained in the most effective manner. Eventually Lobo manages to overpower the reverse polarity restraints and escapes. He easily destroys every wave of defense the prison had to offer and escapes the prison, vowing to destroy Earth as soon as possible, but not before getting revenge on the prison's Director Maxim.
Lobo is eventually tracked down by another Czarnian bounty hunter who is revealed to be the "real" Lobo and that is in fact an imposter.
Lobo was among the many prisoners kept in a prison called the Catacombs. He was later freed by Maxwell Lord alongside several other prisoners (Emerald Empress, Doctor Polaris, Rustam, Johnny Sorrow) succumbed to Lord's control. It is revealed by Amanda Waller that Lobo alongside was a member of Amanda Waller's first Suicide Squad. Batman eventually implants a bomb into Lobo's brain and detonates it, blowing up Lobo's head. After Lobo regenerates it, he discovers Batman did so to free him from Lord's control. Lobo was among the many heroes that Batman rallied after Maxwell Lord gains the Heart of Darkness and uses it to control the Justice League .
- Lobo was created by Roger Slifer and Keith Giffen, first appearing in Omega Men Vol 1. However, in the rebooted Prime Earth continuity his first appearance as part of the DC Universe is in Rob Liefeld's New 52 Deathstroke series.
- 31 Appearances of Lobo II (Prime Earth)
- 21 Images featuring Lobo II (Prime Earth)
- 3 Quotations by or about Lobo II (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Lobo II (Prime Earth)
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This character is or was a member of the Justice League of America, or the Justice League in any of its various incarnations, sworn by a duty to act as guardians of America and the world by using their skills and/or superpowers to protect Earth from both interstellar and domestic threats.
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