Stupendous Man


Real Name
Calvin (last name unknown)
First Appearance
Calvin and Hobbes, October 30, 1987
Bill Watterson
Team Affliation
Crimson Bolt, Mysterious Masked Man, Champion of Liberty, Defender of Free Will, Defender of Freedom, Advocate of Liberty, Friend of Freedom, Opponent of Oppression, Lover of Liberty, The Amazing Marvel, Foe of Tyranny, The Masked Man of Mega-Might, The Whirlwind Wonder, Champion of Liberty and Justice
Base of Operations
Calvin's House
Whatever Calvin Imagines
Skills and Abilities
Crime Fighting Experience
Tools and Weapons

Stupendous Man is the imaginary superhero alter-ego of Calvin in the comic strip Calvin and Hobbes.


Calvin created no origin for Stupendous Man.


Calvin began taking the identity of Stupendous Man when he became upset with his babysitter for sending him to bed.  He begins referring to his babysitter Rosalyn as "Babysitter Girl" and works to cause trouble for her.  He would later use the identity to attempt get out of a troublesome situation at school, only to get into even more trouble with his teacher, who he dubs "Crab Teacher".

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