Captain Sunshine

Real Name: Unknown

Identity/Class: Unknown

Occupation: Superhero - civilian occupation, if any, unknown

Affiliations: None known

Enemies: Unknown

Known Relatives: None known

Aliases: None known

Base of Operations: New Zealand

First Appearance: The Adventures of Captain Sunshine Vol:1, #1 (Sunshine Watches Ltd , 1/1/79)

Powers/Abilities: Unknown

History: Unknown

Comments: Created by Colin Wilson. Written by Peter Farrell, Roy Middleton, Reuben Sandler, Colin Wilson, with art by Colin Wilson, Helen Cross, Joe Wylie, Jeanlue Bozzoli. As a side note, Craig Peterson, creator of the Southern Tribe, informs me that Colin Wilson went on to do Judge Dredd art for 2000A.D. and work on the "Young Blueberry" series for Europe.

Captain Sunshine was a promotional character created to sell kids on buying a "sundial" solar-powered watch. Only one issue was published. There may also have been a free game available with Quik Milk.

New Zealand Comics website. Thanks to Darren Schroeder of that site for sending me the image of Captain Sunshine used at the top of this page.

CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with

Any Additions/Corrections? Please let me know.

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