In the early 1940s, the Octopus recruited a gang of crooks and set up a "carnival of crime". Early on, he encountered Doctor Fate, and was defeated and arrested.

  • enemy of Doctor Fate
  • This version of Octopus (Earth-Two), including all history and corresponding appearances, was erased from existence following the collapse of the original Multiverse in the 1985–86 Crisis on Infinite Earths limited series. Even though versions of the character may have since appeared, this information does not apply to those versions.