Real Name: Ian Soo
Identity/Class: Sub-species of humanity (Inhuman) mutate
Occupation: Book store employee
Group Membership: None
Affiliations: Aragorn, Attaché (Bailey), Danielle Cage, Luke Cage, Doctor Strange (Stephen Strange), Tom Hale, Hei-Hei, Hellcat (Patsy Walker), Howard the Duck, Angie Huang, Jessica Jones, Jubilee (Jubillation Lee), Sharon King, Shogo Lee, Ms. America (America Chavez), Phil, Poppo the Cunning, Federigo Ravina, Mr. Ravina, She-Hulk (Jennifer Walters), Squirrel Girl (Doreen Green), Valkyrie (Brunnhilde), Hedy Wolfe, Wong
Enemies: Belial, Black Cat (Felicia Hardy), Black Cats (Ari, Jin, Lina, Zoe Valencia, others), Bob, Casiolena, Mad Dog (Buzz Baxter), Son of Satan (Daimon Hellstrom)
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: New York City, New York
First Appearance: Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 (February, 2016)
Powers/Abilities: After undergoing Terrigenesis, Telekinian developed telekinetic powers, allowing him to lift objects and people or to levitate himself.
Height: 5'6" (by approximation)
Weight: 130 lbs. (by approximation)
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#12 (fb) - BTS) - Ian Soo came out as bisexual and began dating both men and women.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#11 (fb) - BTS) - Ian Soo lived in New York City with his girlfriend, Zoe Valencia.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#12 (fb) - BTS) - Zoe was lazy and messy, and frequently bossed Ian around. He grew very frustrated with the relationship as Zoe grew more aggressive and dismissive about his sexuality and past relationships.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#12 (fb) ) - Ian found Zoe home in an apartment full of squalor. She told him she needed him to clean up and run errands before her friends came over because she didn't want Ian to be be seen by them.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#12 (fb) - BTS) - The Terrigen Cloud hit Ian and he remained in stasis for three days. When Ian returned home, he found his things boxed up, and he argued with Zoe about how she was treating him. They broke up and he felt like he couldn't be honest about his sexuality anymore. He got a costume to use in case he ever wanted to wear it.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 (fb) - BTS) - Soo realized he had mild telekinetic powers. He used his powers for simple tasks, like retrieving the remote control, but eventually had thoughts of using his powers for personal gain.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#3 (fb) - BTS) - Landlord Mr. Ravina tried evicting Ian. Ravina had a reputation for kicking out residents quickly and holding on to their security deposits.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 (fb) - BTS) - Ian put a book on hold at Burly Books, and began chatting with other people who had powers on message boards online. He called himself Telekinian and robbed an armored truck of a little cash, but then had second thoughts and tried to return the cash, but the truck was gone.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1) - Telekinian was attacked by Hellcat, and the two of them briefly sparred before becoming friends (with Ian getting a black eye), sharing their mutual love of the musical Wicked. When Hellcat saw a civilian in distress, Ian used his powers to help her retrieve her theater tickets, which had been thrown into a sewer grate by her boyfriend Bob. To help the woman get revenge, Ian and Hellcat sought out Bob, and Ian used his powers to hang Bob by his coat from a high statue in Central Park. Ian admitted that heroism felt good, but he had no desire to be a super hero.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 - BTS) - Hellcat helped Telekinian return the stolen money to the truck.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1) - Ian accompanied Hellcat, who revealed her identity as Patsy Walker, to visit She-Hulk, but She-Hulk had to let Patsy go from her current job, then Sharon King told Patsy she could no longer live in the building's storage room. Ian invited Patsy to stay with him, and she saw the apartment and accepted. Later, they stopped by Burly Books for Ian, but Patsy was shocked to recognize the man working there as her old friend, Tom Hale. Ian was shocked to realize that Patsy was the same person from the old Patsy Walker comic books.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 - BTS) - Ian, Patsy, Tom, and She-Hulk got drinks, and Ian told Tom about his powers. Tom agreed to hire Ian at Burly Books.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1) - Ian and Tom told Patsy about the new job, giving Patsy the idea to start her own super-powered temp agency.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#2 (fb) - BTS) - Ian started work at the shop and developed a crush on Tom. Patsy started working at a mall clothing store. Ian saw news of Hedy Wolfe claiming the Patsy Walker comics were all true, and he texted Patsy about it.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#2) - After dressing up for an event at the bookstore, Ian stopped by the mall to give Patsy her keys, and he realized she was furious about the Hedy Wolfe stuff. When she realized he had a crush on Tom, Ian snuck away quickly.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#3) - As they passed That's a Spicy Wolverine pizza shop, Patsy told Ian and Tom about the threat of Casiolena, then they saw Mr. Ravina, and Ian introduced Patsy. Ravina's son Federigo arrived just then, and Ian was furious when he saw Tom crushing on Federigo. Patsy investigated the Ravinas and told Ian she wouldn't let him lose the apartment. That night, Patsy woke Ian up, revealing she had bed bugs and helped him realize he did as well. They confronted Mr. Ravina, who denied that the bed bugs were his problem. Sensing something mystic about them, Patsy took Ian to the home of Doctor Strange, where he met Wong, and Ian played chess with Wong while Patsy got a mystical upgrade. Ian and Tom later learned that Federigo had the power to summon bed bugs, and Patsy helped find him work. They also learned that Casiolena was gathering people with super-powers.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#5 (fb) - BTS) - Ian pressured Patsy to put a "find my phone" locator on her phone, which she did.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#4) - Ian was using his powers to get a book off a high shelf at the store with Tom when She-Hulk called to say Patsy was missing.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#5 (fb) - BTS) - Ian got a ping from Patsy's phone.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#5) - Ian and Tom rushed into She-Hulk's office, interrupting a meeting between she and Hedy Wolfe, and Ian used his powers to stop She-Hulk from spilling her coffee. She-Hulk rushed with Tom and Ian to the subway, then they followed the app to find Patsy, soon discovering she was being held with Valkyrie and Bailey by Casiolena. She-Hulk defeated Phil, an operative of Casiolena's, then rode Aragorn, Valkyrie's horse, with Tom and Ian to save the others. During the following fight, Ian dropped a stack of rocks on Casiolena's head, then she offered him a place on her team. Ian refused, but was shocked when the others thought he had been tempted. After they befriended Phil and Bailey, they realized Casiolena's aid, Poppo the Cunning, had lured them there. Later, Patsy showed Ian and the others the office space for her new temp agency.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#6) - Closing Burly Books for the day, Ian and Tom joined She-Hulk and Patsy for a day at Coney Island. Ian and Tom started flirting with teach other more. They rode rides and played games before realizing that Arcade was there. Arcade trapped them in a small version of Murderworld, and put Tom as their bait, then made the others compete in deadly rigged arcade games in order to save him. Ian had to participate in a driving challenge that gave him electric zaps as he made mistakes. Soon, Arcade was defeated, and Ian told Patsy that he was bisexual.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#7 (fb) - BTS) - Ian and Tom continued flirting as they worked together, but no one made the first move.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#7) - Patsy did a book signing fo fans at Burly Books, as Tom and Ian watched over her. Soon, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, and Danielle Cage dropped in to see Patsy. Later, Ian attended a party thrown for Patsy (to celebrate her legal victory over Hedy Wolfe) by several of her friends, including Squirrel Girl and Howard the Duck.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#8 (fb) - BTS) - Ian and Tom began to get more serious.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#8) - Ian was woken up in the middle of the night by Patsy having a mystical nightmare. Just then, Ms. America burst through their window, shattering it, and informed Patsy that She-Hulk was in a coma. Later, Patsy called a meeting with Ian and Tom (who were holding hands), Sharon King, Howard the Duck, and Angie Huang with her monkey Hei-Hei to talk about the situation, and they got drinks after.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#9) - Ian, Tom, Patsy, and Sharon went with Jubilee to sing karaoke at Midnight Radio, where Tom got Ian a drink (and called him 'my little prince') before doing an impressive song set. Ian was complimenting Tom when Mad Dog and Son of Satan, Patsy's ex-husbands, attacked, and Patsy was seemingly sent to Hell.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#10) - While Patsy was missing, Ian and Tom hid under a table with Sharon. When Ian realized old gum was above them, he rushed out from under the table, then balked as Tom teased him about being younger than him. Soon, the two of them were making out. Ian and the others confronted Mad Dog and Son of Satan, but soon Patsy was returned to them by the demon Belial, who was then defeated.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#11) - Ian watched Shogo as Hellcat and Jubilee trained Bailey in combat, and Bailey chose the name Attaché for herself. Ian confided in the others that heroism scared him even more after She-Hulk's recent injuries. He left, angry, when he felt like Patsy was pressuring him to use his powers more, and she later called to apologize. That night, listening to Hamilton, Ian confided his fears of heroism to Patsy. Outside, they heard Zoe confronted Mr. Ravina, and Zoe yelled up for Patsy and Ian to come out and face her and her gang, the Black Cats, including members Lina, Ari, and Jin. Ian revealed his telekinesis, shocking Zoe.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#12) - Ian stood against Zoe, who insulted him before rushing away on motorcycles with the Black Cat. Furious, Ian yelled at Patsy for letting them go, but she told him that she was not his punching bag, reminding him she was his best friend. Ian opened up, saying he was learning to feel safe and love himself again, after the trauma of the Zoe relationship. Ian put on a super hero costume and joined Hellcat and Jubilee in fighting against the Black Cats, who were robbing the Ishioka Museum of Costume Design, where they ewre teaming with Black Cat and had captured Bailey and manipulated her into joining her side. Ian used his powers to hold Zoe back.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#13) - Under Black Cat's influence, Bailey kicked Ian in the jaw, then he sent the Black Cats flying with telekinesis. Bailey soon managed to trap Ian, Hellcat, and Jubilee inside her attaché bag, where they tended to Hellcat's stab wound (received in battle with the Black Cats). As they waited for Bailey to open her bag, they ate snacks they found in there, then they waited for Bailey to open the bag. When Ian failed to show up for a scheduled date, Tom went to check on him and Black Cat took over his mind. When Ian, Hellcat, and Jubilee finally escaped from the satchel, Black Cat took her gang with her, now including Tom, and Ian was distraught until Zoe shocked him by saying she knew how to break Black Cat's enchantments.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#14) - Impatient to go after Tom, Ian let Bailey sleep on his couch, and he rebuffed her when she tried flirting with him. He told her directly that she was abusive and not accepting, and said he wanted her out of his life. Jubilee showed up with pastries, then they prepared to go after the Black Cats, who now had more mind-controlled civilians in their ranks. After missing a few of the Black Cat's robberies, Ian, Hellcat, and Jubilee posed as the captives of Zoe, who took them back to Black Cat. Ian held off Tom as one of the other Black Cats hit him in the head with a brick, knocking him down. When Black Cat's mind control claws were destroyed, Tom embraced Ian and apologized, and Ian quickly forgave him. With Black Cat defeated, Zoe bid farewell to Ian and Tom, saying she was glad they were happy.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#16) - Patsy returned home and was greeted by Tom and Ian.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#17) - Cuddling on the couch, Ian and Tom saw Patsy open a letter with royalties for her comic books as well as a note from She-Hulk that revealed She-Hulk was all better. Patsy hugged Ian, knocking over his coffee, and he used his telekinesis to save it from spilling. Ian, Tom, Patsy, and Jubilee got makeovers at the mall, then they were attacked by the Somnambulisters (Danica and Stevie), but they soon made peace with the girls. Outside Goth Topic, when they realized the two girls were gay, Tom and Ian invited them back to Burly Books.
(Marvel's Voices#1/5) - Telekinian attended a celebration with other LGBTQ heroes.
Comments: Created by Kate Leth and Brittney Williams.
Ian Soo's dream vacation is stated to be Tokyo DisneySea.
This profile was completed 11/16/2020, but its publication was delayed as it was intended for the Appendix 20th anniversary 's celebratory event.
Profile by Chadman.
Telekinian has no known connections to:
(Patsy Walker AKA Hellcat!#1 (fb) - BTS) - After having a fight with his girlfriend in the street, Bob threw the theater tickets she had purchased into a sewer grate then left her standing there.
(Patsy Walker AKA Hellcat!#1) - To teach Bob a lesson for his ex-girlfriend, Hellcat and Telekinian sought him out, and Telekinian used his powers to hang Bob by his coat from a high statue in Central Park.
--Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 ([Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 (fb)], 1
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 (fb) - BTS) - Using money from Patsy Walker comic reprints, Tom Hale set up an LGBT friendly bookstore in New York City, called Burly Books. Ian Soo placed an order there.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1) - Ian came in to Burly Books to get his book and brought his friend Patsy Walker, who Tom knew from high school. Later, Tom hired Ian to work there.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#2 - BTS) - Ian prepared for an event at the book store.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#4) - Tom and Ian worked at the store.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#6 - BTS) - Tom and Ian closed the store for a day to get the air conditioner fixed.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#7) - Patsy Walker did a book signing fo fans at Burly Books, as Tom and Ian watched over her.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#17 - BTS) - Ian and Tom invited newly out queer teens Danica and Stevie, aka. the Somnambulisters, back to Burly Books to pick up resources.
--Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 ([Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1 (fb)], 1, , 4, , 7, 
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#17) - Hellcat and her friends shopped at Goth Topic at the mall.
--Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#17
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#9) - Hellcat, Sharon King, Tom Hale, and Ian Soo sang karaoke at Midnight Radio before Son of Satan and Mad Dog attacked briefly.
--Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#9
That's a Spicy Wolverine
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#3) - That's a Spicy Wolverine pizza shop stood in Brooklyn.
(Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#8) - A pizza box from That's a Spicy Wolverine sat on Ian Soo and Patsy Walker's table.
--Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#3 (Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#3, 8
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Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#12, p16, pan1 (in costume)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#12, p8, pan1 (face)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#11, p20, pan3 (out of costume)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1, p8, pan1 (Bob)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1, p14, pan1 (Burly Books)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#17, p19, pan1 (Goth Topic)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#7, p8, pan2 (Midnight Radio)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#3, p1, pan1 (That's a Spicy Wolverine)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#1-5 (February-June, 2016) - Kate Leth (writer), Brittney Williams (artist), Will Moss (editor)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#6 (July, 2016) - Kate Leth (writer), Natasha Allegri (artist), Will Moss (editor)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#7-14 (August, 2016-April, 2017) - Kate Leth (writer), Brittney Williams (artist), Wil Moss (editor)
Patsy Walker, AKA Hellcat!#16-17 (May-June, 2017) - Kate Leth (writer), Brittney Williams (artist), Kathleen Wisneski (editor)
Marvel's Voices#1/5 (April, 2020) - Luciano Vecchio (writer/artist), Chris Robinson (editor)
First Posted: 09/30/2021
Last updated: 09/29/2021
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