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Hypnos, Tom. Tom Hypnos appeared in the German dime novel Tom Hypnos, der König der Geheimwissenschaften #1-13 (1921).

Tom Hypnos is a Superhuman. He is a German adventurer who received the power of hypnosis from various Indian fakirs. Hypnos uses this power and his natural abilities to fight evil, some of it fantastic, around the world, from the Pyramids of Egypt to India to Mars itself. He appears in stories with titles like “Murder in Gordon Street,” “The Indian fakir,” and “The Harem of the Milk Kings.”

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