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Real Name: Unrevealed

Identity/Class: Extradimensional (Earth-57780) normal human

Occupation: Bully

Group Membership: None

Affiliations: None

Enemies: Fargo North, Spider-Man (Peter Parker), kite flyers (names unrevealed) (all Earth-57780)

Known Relatives: None

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: New York, USA (Earth-57780)

First Appearance: Spidey Super Stories#43/4 (November, 1979)

Powers/Abilities: The Human Kite had no discernible super-powers, but was fairly good a devising a (fabric?) kite that could hold a grown man aloft, and could steer it aggressively in kite-flying winds.

Height: 5'9" (by approximation)
Weight: 160 lbs. (by approximation)
Eyes: Unrevealed
Hair: Unrevealed


(Spidey Super Stories#43/4 (fb) - BTS) - Seeing flimsy kites in the air, the Human Kite lifted up on the wind to dominate the sky.

(Spidey Super Stories#43/4) - Fargo North and several kite-flying children had their paper kites ripped apart by the swooping Human Kite. Frustrated at the bullying, North quickly whipped up a kite with Spider-Man's logo to attract Spidey's attention and help against the bully. The Human Kite tore the Spidey kite apart just as the hero appeared and delivered a punch before swooping North and the children. Spider-Man splashed the Human Kite with water and he turned to attack, saying he was tired of playing. However, distracted by Spidey, the Human Kite crashed into a tree, damaging his kite's structure. North and Spidey helped him down while the children returned to kite flying.


Comments: Created by Jim Salicrup &/or Alan Kupperberg (writer), Win Mortimer (pencils), Ricardo Villamonte (inks).

The other kite flyers look like the Electric Company's Short Circus band members.

This Human Kite has no known Earth-616 counterpart and should definitely not be confused with DC's Kite Man.

Profile by Grendel Prime.

Human Kite of Earth-57780 has no known connections to:

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Spidey Super Stories#43, p16, pan1 (main image)
   p19, pan2 (headshot)

Spidey Super Stories#43/4 (November, 1979) - Jim Salicrup &/or Alan Kupperberg (writer), Win Mortimer (pencils), Ricardo Villamonte (inks), A.J. Hays & Deborah November (editors)

First posted: 04/17/18

Last updated: 04/17/18

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