Real Name: None
Identity/Class: Terrestrial robot (post-World War II thru modern era)
Occupation: Museum artifact; (formerly) guardian
Group Membership: None
Affiliations: Fantastic Four (most notably Human Torch and Thing); the people of Japan
Enemies: Droom; Eerok; Giganto; unrevealed amount of monsters over time
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Giant Monster Museum and Expo Center, Tokyo, Japan
First Appearance: Fantastic Four/Iron Man: Big in Japan#1 (December, 2005)
Powers/Abilities: A giant robot, Otetsukun's full arsenal is unknown. As crudely used by the Thing and Human Torch, it was able to combat powerful giant monsters without sustaining much, if any, damage.
Four/Iron Man: Big in Japan#1 (fb)-BTS) - <some time after 1954>
- After Droom razed Tokyo, the giant robot Otetsukun was designed by
the Japanese as their last line of defense against giant monsters.
(Fantastic Four/Iron Man: Big in Japan#1) - Otetsukun
was placed outside the Giant Monster Museun and Expo Center for its
grand opening, which the Fantastic Four attended.
(Fantastic Four/Iron Man: Big in Japan#2) - When
various giant monsters rampaged through Tokyo due to the impending
arrival of the Apocalypse Beast, the FF's Thing and Human Torch took
control of Otetsukun, with the Thing controlling it by pulling its
internal wiring systems like a marionette and the Human Torch using his
powers to emit flames from the robot's mouth area. The two used
Otetsukun to combat the giant ape Eerok, but was double-teamed by it
and Giganto. The heroes finally managed to use Otetsukun to defeat the
Comments: Created by Zeb Wells and Seth Fisher.
Otetsukun has no known connections to
Fantastic Four/Iron Man: Big in Japan#2, page 15, panel 3 (main image)
page 13, panels 4 & 5 (Thing controlling Otetsukun)
Fantastic Four/Iron Man: Big in Japan#1-2 (December,
2005 - January, 2006) - Zeb Wells (writer), Seth Fisher (artist), Cory
Last updated: 09/12/06
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