"Gold? What do you take me for? I want true tribute - bring me the things you truly love.. am I not generous? Do I not provide for you? ..bring me true sacrifice!" ~ Baal
Baal is a son of Echidna, spawned by a union of Echidna and Mammon he is known as the Fiend of False Hope and demands worship from others with offers of great material gain and wealth, only to demand ever increasing sacrifices to be made in his honor.
Baal makes his debute in the Dark Wanderer crisis.