Real Name: Anthony Tamazzotti
Group Membership: None
Enemies: Kade Kilgore
Known Relatives: None
Base of Operations: Ryker's Island, New York City
First Appearance: Wolverine and the X-Men I#16 (November, 2012)
Powers/Abilities: Tony Tapioca is a massively strong man with no known superhuman abilities. He is known for his particularly savage and brutal nature, and has a reputation for beating his opponents to death with his fists.
Height: Unrevealed; (6'10", by approximation)
Weight: Unrevealed; (350 lbs., by approximation)
(Wolverine and the X-Men I#16 (fb) - BTS) - Anthony Tamazzotti became known as Tony Tapioca because his victims tended to look like pudding after he was finished with them. When he was arrested, Tony's bathtub was full of the blood and remains of many victims. In Ryker's Island, he became known as the toughest inmate and others knew not to mess with him.
(Wolverine and the X-Men I#16) - When 12-year-old Kade Kilgore was admitted to Ryker's, he sought to establish himself as important, so he spit in Tony's ice cream, then offered vast amounts of cash to any inmate or guard that made Tony bleed. Tony was attacked by dozens of others and badly beaten.
Comments: Created by Jason Aaron, Chris Bachalo, Tim Townsend, Jaime Mendoza, and Al Vey.
This profile was completed 3/29/2021, but its publication was delayed as it was intended for the Appendix 20th anniversary 's celebratory event.
Profile by Chadman.
Tony Tapioca has no known connections to:
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Wolverine and the X-Men I#16, p10, pan1 (main)
Wolverine and the X-Men I#16, p9, pan3 (face)
Wolverine and the X-Men I#16 (November, 2012) - Jason Aaron (writer), Chris Bachalo (penciler), Tim Townsend, Jaime Mendoza, Al Vey (inkers), Nick Lowe (editor)
First Posted: 09/30/2021
Last updated: 09/29/2021
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