Doctor Doom is a fictional character that appears in the comic books published by Marvel Comics. The character first appeared in Fantastic Four #5 (vol. 1, July 1962), and was created by writer Stan Lee and artist Jack Kirby. After a failed experiment leaves his face disfigured, the brilliant but arrogant Victor von Doom casts a set of armor and sets out to dominate the world, as well as to destroy his archenemy Reed Richards of the Fantastic Four.
For Doctor Doom Sculpts, see: