Le Philanthrope

First appearance

The Guardians, Vol. 1, No.1

Created by

A Barton

In-story information

Alter ego

August Damas


  • Peak physical condition
  • Expert marksmanship
  • Highly trained in armed combat

August Damas, also known as Le Philanthrope, is a highly-skilled, high-priced assassin.


Damas is a French national. Little else is currently known.

Powers and abilitiesEdit

Le Philanthrope, a master of stealth and subterfuge, is highly skilled in the use of all ranged weaponry.