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Re-imaginations and -designs of public domain characters from comic books, comic strips, films, books, pulps, mythology, television, animation, folk stories, etc.

The Web

Real Name   John Raymond
Current Alias   The Web
Other Aliases   none
Relatives   Tom Raymond (brother), Rose Wayne (girlfriend)
Affiliation   The W.E.B. Foundation
Base of Operations   global


Identity   Partially Secret
Citizenship   American
Marital Status   Single
Occupation   Executive director of The W.E.B. Foundation , former adventurer, vigilante, college professor of criminology, and mystery writer
Education   University graduate


Gender   Male
Height   ...
Weight   ...
Ethnicity   Caucasian
Eyes   Brown
Hair   Black
Unusual Features   none


Origin   Baseline Human
Place of Birth   Unknown

Creators and Appearances

Creators   John Cassone
First Appearance   Zip Comics #27 (1942)

John Raymond

Background & History

John Raymond is the executive director of the day to day operations of the covert network known as "The W.E.B. Foundation" and responsible for the coordination of all network operations worldwide.

To be continued!

Personality & Character Traits



Powers & Abilities


  • Expert with jui-jistu
  • psychology professor with an emphasis on the study of the criminal mind and criminology
  • serves as a consultant and physician in psychiatry cases
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The original "The Web" was created by John Cassone in the 1940's.

The Web is is a public domain character and thus free for everyone to use by anyone in any way they wish. (Not this re-imagination, though!)