Real Name: Unrevealed, possibly inapplicable
Identity/Class: Fringe character,
possibly terrestrial mutate or robot (see comments)
Occupation: Super villain
Group Membership: None
Enemies: Doctor Shark With Teeth, Super Sub, fish nets
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Unrevealed
First Appearance: Spider-Man Magazine I#4
Powers/Abilities: Squid-A-Tron can fire lasers out of each of his tentacles. He can swim faster than any boat, fish or human and can jump 100 feet out of the water.
He also appeared to carry some sort of weapon that he
holstered in his belt.
History: (Spider-Man Magazine I#4) -
Squid-A-Tron was a super villain who used his laser-firing tentacles as
a criminal, earning him the enmity of Super Sub and Doctor Shark With
Comments: Created by Michael Chronister.
Squid-A-Tron was a product of the 1994 Spider-Man Magazine's Create Your Own Super Hero or Super-Villain section that ran through most every issue of the magazine. In the case of Squid-A-Tron, he was created by then-9-year-old Michael Chronister of Sherwood, Oregon. Squid-A-Tron is a fringe character with very little information given so there is no evidence that he existed on Earth-616 but there is equally no evidence to support that he did not exist on Earth-616....
Squid-A-Tron's height and weight were impossible to approximate, as he was never seen next to a character whose height and weight had been officially determined.
Squid-A-Tron's origin was never given. It was unclear
whether Squid-A-Tron might have been a mutated terrestrial squid, an
alien or even a robot of some sort, given that "tron" was part of his
Profile by Proto-Man.
Squid-A-Tron has no known connections to:
Doctor Shark With
Nicknamed Dr. S.W.T., Doctor Shark With Teeth was a
known enemy of the villainous Squid-A-Tron.
--Spider-Man Magazine I#4 - BTS
Super Sub was a known enemy of Squid-A-Tron.
images: (without ads)
Spider-Man Magazine I#4, p14, splash page (Squid-A-Tron, main image)
Spider-Man Magazine I#4 (August, 1994) - "Create Your Own Super Hero or Super-Villain: Squid-A-Tron" - Michael Chronister (writer, art), Michael Teitelbaum (editor)
First Posted: 11/26/2019
Last updated: 11/26/2019
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