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Real Name: Unrevealed

Identity/Class: Human (sub-species or mutate) (see comments)

Occupation: Government agent

Group Membership: SHIELD's Howling Commandos unit (Bradley Beemer, Brother Voodoo, Clone of Frankenstein, Glob/Joseph Timms, Gorilla Man/Ken Hale, Groot, Hellstorm, It the Living Colossus, Lilith, Living Mummy/N'Kantu, Joshua Pryce, Clay Quartermain, Sasquatch/Walter Langkowski, Vampire by Night/Nine Price, Warwolf/Vince Marcus, Zombie/John Doe, many others)

Affiliations: Mole Man (Harvey Elder)

Enemies: Lords of the Living Lightning, Merlin, Merlin's army;
formerly Groot

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Area 13, Pine Barrens, New Jersey

First Appearance: (Sketch) Nick Fury's Howling Commandos Director's Cut#1 (December, 2005); (full) Nick Fury's Howling Commandos#2 (January, 2006)

Powers/Abilities: Abominable Snowman likely has superhuman durability allowing him to survive in intense cold and possesses a superhuman sense of smell. He has training in piloting high-tech sky-cycles.

Height: 5'11" (by approximation)
Weight: 300 lbs. (by approximation)
Eyes: White
Hair: White


History: (Nick Fury's Howling Commandos Director's Cut#1 - BTS (fb) ) - At some point, the Abominable Snowman was recruited into SHIELD's Howling Commandos monster unit.

(Nick Fury's Howling Commandos#2 - BTS (fb) ) - Abominable Snowman visited a zoo, where he watched monkeys perform on bicycles.

(Nick Fury's Howling Commandos#2 - BTS (fb) ) - Abominable Snowman was paired with Sasquatch to track down the alien monster Groot. They located him by smell, realizing his tree form smelled nothing like a tree.

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(Nick Fury's Howling Commandos#2) - Along with the main Commandos unit, Abominable Snowman launched an assault on Groot. He briefly fought back, but quickly surrendered after being tackled by It the Living Colossus. Afterward, Abominable Snowman commented on team director Clay Quartermain's attitude and then asked Gorilla Man why he fell off his sky-cycle during the fight when he'd seen other monkeys ride bicycles with proficiency at a zoo.

(Nick Fury's Howling Commandos#6) - Abominable Snowman was part of the massive assault on Merlin's army.

Comments: Created by Keith Giffen and Eduardo Francisco

It is unknown if Giffen intended this Snowman to be any of the previous characters sharing that name that have appeared in Marvel comics.

Profile by Madison Carter.

No KNOWN connection to:

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Nick Fury's Howling Commandos Director's Cut#1, p44, pan1 (main image)
Nick Fury's Howling Commandos#2, p7, pan2,3 (color supplements)

Appearances: Nick Fury's Howling Commandos#2 (January, 2006) - Keith Giffen (writer), Eduardo Francisco (penciler), Rob Campanella (inker), Mark Paniccia (editor)

Last updated: 10/23/15

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