The Top,Roscoe Dillon
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The Top

This Day In Comics: The Top [Roscoe Dillon]

Roscoe Dillon learned to spin fast and became the villain The Top.

The Top is a super-villain with the ability to spin at super-speed, acting as an enemy to The Flash.

As a child, Roscoe Dillon was fascinated by the spinning of his toy tops. As an adult, he parlayed this obsession into his criminal career in the hopes that a gimmick would increase his profile. He developed a mastery over centrifugal forces.

These powers grant him enhanced intelligence through stimulation to his brain cells, turning him into a psychotic mastermind.The Top was created by John Broome and Carmine Infantino, first appearing in The Flash #122. (1961)