But he was always more interested in fame and fortune than super-heroics. He even went so far to stage a battle with a supposed evil robot, but was exposed and defeated, leading to their very public break-up.
Bitter about his defeat and public humiliation, he even joined Dr Brain's team of super-villains, leading to a fierce face-off between earth's two most powerful beings.
However, in the latest Tales To Behold 6, there seem to be signs of reconciliation… or at least revisiting past passions. Stay tuned for the next chapter in their turbulent story!