Real Name: None

Identity/Class: Genetically-engineered creature

Occupation: Servant of Arnim Zola

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: Arnim Zola

Enemies: Captain America, Donna Maria Puentes, The Swine

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Rio De Muerte

First Appearance: Captain America I#208 (April, 1977)

Powers/Abilities: The Man-Fish possessed the ability to breathe underwater, and had enhanced strength and endurance.

History: (Captain America I#208)- The Man-Fish was released into the waters of the Rio De Muerte ("River of Death"); it came upon Captain America, and engaged him in battle. It nearly defeated Captain America, but was driven off by the arrival of soldiers who served the dictator known as the Swine. The guards had come to believe the Man-Fish served their interests, as it had often helped prevent their prisoners from escaping.

Later on, as the Swine confronted Captain America, the Man-Fish returned from the waters, and apparently ripped the dictator in half. Captain America and Donna Maria Puentes then engaged the Man-Fish, as it battled the Swine's forces. Although they held their own, it seemed too powerful for them, until Arnim Zola appeared, and ordered the Man-Fish to return to the river until he needed it again.

Comments: Created by Jack Kirby and Frank Giacoia.

by Prime Eternal

The Man-Fish should not be confused with:

Images taken from:
Captain America I#208, page 2

Last updated: 07/07/04

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