Bidding has opened on the parking space previously used by Silver Age Rogue, Trickter, who met his demise in Countdown to Final Crisis #22.

Savvy readers knew that either Pied Piper or Trickster were being set up for a dirt nap midway through the issue, when the two had a very heart-touching breakthrough in their relationship. Let’s face it, it seems as if the only reason comic-book writers waste time making us care for a character is when they’re sharpening the ax.

Trickster met his untimely end at the hands of Deadshot on a train (Solomon Grundy won the deathpool, by the way, with the closest guess: “A dramatic death on an anachronistic mode of travel.”)