Real Name: Colin Smith
Identity/Class: Human mutant; British citizen
Occupation: Mercenary; former pimp
Affiliations: agent of Kingpin and Teng Yun Suan; member of a group of mercenaries led by Black Metal, including Noise, Quota, and Stealth.
Enemies: Agent; revolutionaries of Costa Bravo; former government of Costa Brava
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: formerly Costa Brava, South America and Soho, New York
First Appearance: Marvel Graphic Novel: The Agent (1989)
Powers/Abilities: Zapper can generate all sorts of electromagnetic energy at will.
History: BTS - Zapper has some unknown history with Rick Mason, the Agent, who thinks of him as "as dangerous as <you> can get."
(Agent GN(fb)-BTS) - Zapper worked as a pimp in Soho.
(Agent GN(fb)) - Zapper was one of a group of mercenaries who were hired by Teng Yun-Suan to take over the country of Costa Brava and oust the right wing dictator. This was one of a number of such plots, funded by the Kingpin, as an effort to build numerous power bases across the world.
(Agent GN) - Rick Mason came to Costa Brava to
take down this operation. Zapper and Noise were terrorizing the
people of the revolution against their new regime, and in the
process found a girl, Victoria
Maria Consuela, who sparked their interest. They brought her out
into the jungle, but Mason stopped them from assaulting her.
Mason took out Noise, and then dodged Zapper's blasts long enough
to crack him over the head with a stick. He then tied up and
questioned the two of them: they refused to talk until he offered
to leave them alone with Victoria and her Molotov cocktail. After
they had divulged the involvement of the Kingpin and "some
Chinese guy," Mason drugged them and dropped them off, sans
clothes, in the jungles of Brazil.
Mason went on to take the rest of the mercenaries, as well as Teng himself, and allow the Revolutionaries to overtake their regime.
Comments: Created by James D. Hudnall and John Ridgway.
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Last updated: 09/17/02
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