Shortly after Doctor Mist (leader of the Global Guardians) was imbued with power, he had his likeness carved into the side of a mountain, as a way to inspire fear in his enemies. To impress upon them, the fact that he was the one to look upon with awe.
He vows never to leave, because he is so powerful.
- Doctor Mist’s home is first called his ‘Mountain Retreat’ in DC Comics Presents, #46 (June 1982).
- As revealed in his first appearance from SuperFriends, #13 (August/September 1978).