Captain Britain


Real Name
Brian Braddock
First Appearance
Captain Britain (Vol. 1) #1 (October, 1976)
Chris Claremont, Herb Trimpe
Team Affliations
Secret Avengers, MI-13, Excalibur, Captain Britain Corps, Knights of Pendragon, Hellfire Club, Illuminati
Base of Operations
London, England
Superhuman strength, speed, endurance, agility, durability, reflexes, and senses, Force fields, Energy beams, Flight
Skills and Abilities
Scientist with a Ph.D in physics
Tools and Weapons
Star Sceptre

Captain Britain (Brian Braddock) is a superhero in the Marvel universe and a founding member of the superhero team Excalibur. He also had a sister: Psylocke from the X-Men.


Following a near fatal accident, Brian Braddock is given a second chance by Merlin, and is offered a choice: take the Amulet of Right and the Sword of Might.  Upon choosing the Amulet of Might, Merlin gives Brian fantastic powers to fight for the good of all mankind as Captain Britain.


Brian Braddock was born in Maldon, Essex to Lord James Braddock and Lady Elizabeth Braddock.