|Name:||Querl Dox, Brainiac 5, Brainy|
|Fandom:||DC Comics, Legion of Super-Heroes, Supergirl|
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Querl Dox, better known as Brainiac 5 or Brainy, is a DC Comics character.
Brainiac 5 first appeared in Action Comics #276 (1961).
Brainiac 5 is a member of the Legion of Super-Heroes in the 30th Century. Born on the super-intelligent planet Colu, he is a 12th-level intellect considered a genius even by their standards. This makes him an incredible scientist, inventor, and strategist in combat. His ancestor is the super-villain Brainiac, and he takes this name to redeem his family's lineage.--Brainiac 5 at DC Comics Database
Legion of Super Heroes (TV series)
Brainiac 5 appears in the Legion of Super Heroes animated series as a core member of the Legion.
Brainiac 5 appears in one episode of Justice League Unlimited and one episode Smallville. Brainiac 5 also appeared on Supergirl multiple times throughout season 3, having traveled back in time with Saturn Girl and Mon-El to help stop the World Killer threat.
Supergirl (TV series)
Reaction to Brainiac 5's design in Supergirl was mixed upon its reveal. Some criticized Brainiac 5 having blue skin instead of his comic canon green, although he was also blue in Justice League Unlimited. Other were not fond of his hair style, with many jokingly pointing out the similarities it had with Doc Brown's hair from Back to the Future. Jesse Rath, the actor playing Brainiac 5, tweeted that once his character started talking he would grow on them.
- Brainiac 5/Supergirl
- Brainiac 5/Superman
- Brainiac 5/Invisible Kid
- Brainiac 5/Shrinking Violet
- Brainiac 5/Winn Schott
- Brainiac by Autumn-Sacura
- been thinking about this genius boy lately by elctrckttydraws
- feel heavy 2 by nastrond
- Querl Dox (Brainiac 5) by croaky
- Brainiac 5 and Koko by Hephaise
- Multiple people on the interwebs have remarked upon/documented the clear Doc Brown hair parallels, and now I can’t un-see it. by comickergirl
Archives & Fannish Links
- Querl Dox fanworks at AO3
- Brainiac 5 works at FFN (Legion of Super Heroes (TV series))
- Brainiac 5 works at FFN (Legion of Super Heroes)
- science-buddies (Brainiac 5/Invisible Kid)
- b5xsv-fanclub (Brainiac 5/Shrinking Violet)
- querl-and-kara (Kara/Brainiac 5)
- clarkxbrainy (Brainiac 5/Clark)
- Brainiac 5 at wikipedia
- Brainiac 5 at DC Database
- Brainiac 5 at DCAU Wiki
- Brainiac / Brainiac 5 at Smallville Wiki
- Querl Dox at Arrowverse Wiki