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After her almost-death in outer space from a run in with Hazel and her family, Lying Cat is resting with her companion The Will.

Creation

Lying Cat was created by Saga writer Brian K. Vaughan and artist Fiona Staples. Lying Cat's first appearance was in Image's Saga #1.

Powers and Abilities

Like any other cat, Lying Cat likes to be loved, makes funny faces, reacts on her masters voice and feelings, and doesn't like to be ignored. Unlike other cats, Lying Cat can also detect when somebody's lying and would either growl or even say "Lying" if somebody does tell a lie, including The Will. However Lying Cat does not seem to be actually capable of saying more than that.

Lying Cat has also been seen to be a vicious cat taking down armed men if necessary.

Lying Cat in other Comics

Lying Cat's popularity among fans and other comic writers have lead to the following cameos and references in other comics:

  • Daredevil #3 written by Mark Waid; Marvel, May 2014. When a villain threatens Matt Murdock to kill him during a fight, Matt responses 'Bzzzt. Lying Cat says "Lying." Try again.'
  • Chew/Revival #1 written byJohn Layman (Chew) & Tim Seeley (Revival); Image, May 2014. This flipbook comes with two separate crossovers. In Revival Dana Cypress' son Cooper draws a comic in which Chew's Poyo is fighting Saga's Lying Cat. When his Aunt Martha sees the comic strip she's asking "You've got a cybernetic rooster meeting a lie-detecting alien cat. How's that crossover supposed to work?" and Cooper replies "It's fun and it's cool, so that's all that matters. It's what comics are for. Duh."

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