Power Princess
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Real name



Power Princess

Physical description


Hair color


Personal information



Unnamed mother

Chronological and political information

Corrupt superhero/super-villain


Squadron Supreme

First appearance


Voiced by

April Stewart

Power Princess was a member of the Squadron Supreme.



Power Princess

Power Princess was an alien superhero from a distant world where they where team of heroes similar to the Avengers called the Squadron Supreme. The people of their world feared their power and turned against them. As a final solution Hyperion destroys his home planet along with his team on it, escaping into space in his Citadel.


After Nighthawks battle with the Avengers the Squadron Supreme are revealed to be alive and well. They make plans to defeat the Avengers and conquer the Earth.

The Dark Avengers

Using the Reality Gem, Doctor Spectrum alters reality so the Avengers are all criminals with darker costumes and the Avengers Tower is headquarters of the Squadron. Due to a spike in energy, Iron Man sees the real reality and manages to convince his team to come together. However Spectrum has created a machine that will give him complete control over reality, and plans to alter history so the Avengers were never born. Captain is able to get a hold of the stone and revert reality back to normal. The Squadron leaves with Nighthawk activating charges placed at the base of Avengers tower. The Avengers manage to prevent the structure from falling onto New York in time for J.A.R.V.I.S. to activate the repair systems.

Secret Avengers

Zarda battle the Crimson Dynamo in Russia.

Midgard Crisis

Thor is convinced that Power Princess wants to defect from Squadron Supreme, but Hulk knows better and must protect Thor from Power Princess's duplicitous ways.

Avengers' Second To Last Stand

The Avengers are challenged by the fully formed and incredibly powerful Squadron Supreme for a battle that will end with only one team as the victor.

Avengers Underground

The Squadron split up after apparently beating the Avengers. However they survived and all are defeated one by one with Zarda being locked in the same containment cube as Nuke. It was mentioned that the Squadron was locked up in the Vault.

Prison Break

Physical Appearance

Zarda is a tall Caucasian woman who has a muscular body, lower-back length straight brown hair that is kept in a braid, ripped broad shoulders, toned stomach, and long muscular legs. She wears a very form-fitting purple battle armor that highlights her body through the costume. She also wears a gladiator-like helmet that covers her face, excluding her eyes and mouth with a curved blade at the top of it.

Powers and abilities

  • Superhuman strength: Possibly class 100+ as she was able to fight toe to toe with Thor and Hulk.
  • Nigh-Invulnerability: She is extremely durable,able to withstand hits from Thor and Hulk with no lasting injury. Despite her great durability,she is vulnerable to electricity.
  • Limited Immortality: She has stated that she will be living even after the Avengers or the Squadron Supreme have aged to death and dust. She has been alive since the dawn of the dark ages, like any Asgardian.



Background Information

  • Power Princess was created as a pastiche of Wonder Woman, like Hyperion was a pastiche of Superman.
  • She was good in the comics and she had a relationship with Hyperion after her husband Howard Shelton died of aging and she wasn’t an alien and she also had the ability to fly in comics and she fights with her invisible shield a lot too in the comics and she didn’t come from a distant world she came from Earth 712 which was based off of DC universe.
  • She and Nuke are the only members of the Squadron Supreme whose voice actors haven't played any character related to their DC inspirations.
  • Zarda returns in Avengers: Secret Wars.