Character Overview

Gender: Male

Orientation: Gay

Publisher: DC

Character Type: Primary

Alignment: Good

AKA: Nelson "Nelly" Gardner

Character Details

Summary: Captain Metropolis was a founding member of the Minutemen and eventually entered into a secret relationship with fellow teammate, Hooded Justice. The couple kept their relationship a secret due to their need to maintain a positive team image in the 1940s.

Database Links: Watchmen Wiki, Gay League

Important Issues: Captain Metropolis is outed as gay in a letter to Sally Juniper at the end of Watchmen #9.

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