Real Name: Unrevealed; first name possibly Jack
Identity/Class: Sub-species of humanity (Inhuman) mutate
Group Membership: Orrolan Inhumans (Lash, Nightfall, Nocculus, Sheath)
Affiliations: Fume (Daryl), Hollow, Spark
Enemies: New Warriors (Haechi/Mark Sim, Hummingbird/Aracely Penalba, Justice/Vance Astrovik, Scarlet Spider/Kaine Parker, Silhouette/Silhouette Chord, Speedball/Robbie Baldwin, Sun Girl/Selah Burke, Water Snake/Faira Sar Namora)
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Orollan;
formerly Jakarta, Indonesia
First Appearance: New Warriors V#7 (September, 2014)
Powers/Abilities: Jack Chain can generate long
lengths of chains, composed of the extradimensional Darkforce. He can
use them as melee weapons, or to bind his foes; when they are destroyed,
he feels pain.
Weight: 180 lbs. (approximate)
Hair: Brown, balding
History: (New Warriors V#7
(fb) ) - Jack Chain was a human with Inhuman heritage who was
transformed into a NuHuman when Black Bolt detonated a Terrigen bomb.
He became affiliated with a small group of Inhumans, composed of
himself, Hollow, Fume, Spark, and Nightfall. They intended to curry
favor with the renegade Inhumans of Orollan and their brutal leader Lash
by delivering another Inhuman to them.
(New Warriors V#7) - Hollow, Fume, and Spark abducted Inhuman hero Haechi and his teammate Sun Girl, then had Nightfall teleport them to an apartment building in Jakarta, where Jack chained up Haechi. Jack and Nightfall worried that Lash wouldn't like their impulsiveness, but Hollow overrode them. Sun Girl tried to escape; as she was human, they decided to kill her. Spark tried to lure her into Jack's chains by igniting a fire, but she unexpectedly jumped into the fire instead, grabbing her gear and blasting the chains that held Haechi.
(New Warriors V#8) - As the building burned around them,
Jack and the others searched for Haechi. Soon, the rest of the New
Warriors arrived; after Silhouette took down Fume and Spark, Jack
cocooned her in chains, incapacitating her. He tried to trap the Scarlet
Spider, but instead was punched out by Speedball. Lash himself had
arrived, and deemed Hollow unworthy, killing him. He apparently judged
Jack Chain less harshly, however, and took him and Nightfall back to
Orollan with him.
Comments: Created by Chris Yost and Marcus To.
A jack chain is one of those chains where the links are shaped like little figure-eights.
Profile by Minor Irritant.
Jack Chain, Darkforce-manipulating Inhuman, has no known connections to:
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New Warriors V#8, p17, pan1 (main image)
New Warriors V#7, p13, pan3 (main image)
New Warriors V#7-8 (September-October, 2014) - Chris Yost (writer), Marcus To (art), Sana Amanat (editor)
Last updated: 12/25/17
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