NAANIS

Real Name: Naanis

Identity/Class: Sub-species of humanity (Inhuman) mutate

Occupation: Royal guard

Group Membership: Inhumans

Affiliations: Gorgon

Enemies: Portuguese mercenaries

Known Relatives: Timberius (twin brother)

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Attilan

First Appearance: Inhumans III#7 (May, 1999)

Powers/Abilities: After emerging from the Terrigen mists, Naanis developed a special sensitivity to machine stimuli. The full extent of his abilities is unknown.

History: (Inhumans III#7 (fb) - BTS) - Naanis and Timberius were born twins, but an imbalance caused Timberius' powers to develop early, and Naanis coined Timberius' nickname when they were energetic children, always at each other's sides. After his exposure to the Terrigen mists, Naanis' powers developed and he entered the royal guard, serving as a pilot under Gorgon.

(Inhumans III#6/Inhumans III#7 (fb) - BTS) - When Portuguese mercenaries attacked Attilan, Naanis was killed in the battle. (see comments)

(Inhumans III#7 - BTS) - Timberius requested revenge from the Genetic Council for Naanis' death.

Comments: Created by Paul Jenkins and Jae Lee.

In Inhumans III#6, the Portuguese mercenaries break through the tachyon fields of some Inhuman soldiers, seemingly killing them. One of these soldiers may or may not have been Naanis.

It should also be noted that in said fight in Inhumans III#6 the exact same image was seen as the third one at the top of this profile. IMO Naanis was one of them, but it stays unconfirmed.
--Markus Raymond

Profile by Chadman.

CLARIFICATIONS:
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images: (without ads)
Inhumans III#7, p2, pan3-5 (main image)


Other Appearances:
Inhumans III#6-7 (April-May, 1999) - Paul Jenkins (writer), Jae Lee (penciler/inker), Jimmy Palmiotti and Joe Quesada (editors)


Last updated: 01/05/07

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