David Maclean (1953—May 15, 2013)[1], professionally known as David MacLean was a journalist and a resident of Starling City.


David MacLean's article for the Starling City Star

David MacLean's article as seen in Ted Grant's collection.

David Maclean was a journalist, who wrote an article on the vigilante in Starling City for The Starling City Star under the variant pen name "David MacLean".[1]

David was in The Glades during the earthquake, in which he was ultimately killed.[1]



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  • The name may be a reference to David "Dave" McKean, an illustrator and comic book artist who has worked on several DC Comics works, including Hellblazer, The Sandman and the critically aclaimed Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth.
  • Both him and Ken Rabehl are referenced individually in City of Heroes and Guilty.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "City of Heroes"