Dazzler (Alison Blaire) is a Marvel Comics superheroine, usually associated with the X-Men. She first appeared in Uncanny X-Men #130 (February 1980).A mutant with the ability to convert sound vibrations into light and energy beams, Dazzler was originally developed as a cross-promotional, multi-media creation between Casablanca Records and Marvel Comics until the tie-ins were dropped in 1980. The character was created by a committee of Marvel staff, principally writer/editor Tom DeFalco and illustrator John Romita, Jr.Despite the fact that Dazzler was originally commissioned as a disco singer, the character shifted to other musical genres, including rock and adult contemporary.
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  • The 5 Biggest Comic Book Content Marketing Fails of All Time

    … Atari’s inventory ended up buried in a landfill in New Mexico. 5. Dazzler Image via MyComicShop.com Marvel Comics really swung for the fences with Dazzler. In a move that was actually ahead of its time, Marvel intended to simultaneously market a Dazzler comic book, a Dazzler film, and an actual “disco queen” named Dazzler. It would have been quite…

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