|First appearance:||"The Ghost Who Walks"|
|Created by:||Peter David, Joe Orlando and Dennis Janke|
Charles Chessman is a descendant of the Chessmen who were a group of pirates from the 19th Century. During his fight with the 21st Phantom he fell from Queensborough Bridge into the river and was severely injured.
This list of appearances is considered to be complete, with reservations for the possibility of mistakes.
|1||"The Ghost Who Walks"||David||Orlando, Janke||Mentioned only|
|2||"Across the Great Divide"||David||Orlando, Janke|
|3||"In Over Their Heads"||David||Orlando, Janke|
|4||"The Phantom Strikes Back"||David||Orlando, Janke|