identity briefly adopted while hypnotized by arcade
    --Uncanny X-Men#123 (124


    --Avengers I#49? (100

PROMETHIAN TRIALS - human experiments performed at Oscorp under direction of Harry Osborn
    --Amazing Spider-Man#573

PROMETHIUM - mystic metal derived from limbo (Otherplace), utilized by Dr. Doom to rebuild Desmond Pitt into Darkoth
     --[Fantastic Four#142], Excalibur I#38 (39

PROMETHIUM - name given by Evelyn Necker to metal form from which she constructed Death Metal, taken from Children of Charnel

PROMETHIUM of Earth-Amalgam - counterpart of DC Universe Promethium    
    (app-ss)--Magnetic Men featuring Magneto#1

PROMETHEUS – Olympian God, son of Titans, allegedly taught man how to make and use fire in past, aided avengers when they were kidnapped by Zeus
    (app)--Thor Annual#8 ( Avengers I#282-285

PROMETHEUS ( ) - Pantheon, drives powerful vehicle, face deformed
    --Incredible Hulk II#368 (369,[370,371],372, 376, 379, [381, 391],X-Factor I#76,Hlk392, 400, 410, 414-416, 421,[423],425, [448], Hulk Annual 1997

PROMETHEUS of Earth-93060 - Fire People, elephant headed, created wetware that empowered Freex, died, but a mental program of his still exists
    *D* (app-fire)--Freex#13 (17(fb),18(fb),13

PROMETHEUS, Professor PHILLIP - cyborg, designer of H.E.L.L. and Prometheus Pit
    -TOY MASTER* (app)--[Micronauts I#3], 4 (5, 6-8, [15], Annual#2, Micronauts I#43-44, War Machine II#7

    - recovered Iron Man after his injury from battle with Temugin
    --Iron Man III#55 (55/2

PROMETHEUS GENTECH, Inc - genetic research firm run by Tem Borjigin (Mandarin), hired Maya Hansen to work on Extremis, supplied advanced tech to numerous terrorist groups
    --Iron Man IV#18

PROMETHEUS PIT - portal from Earth to Microverse, designed by Prof. Phillip Prometheus
    --Micronauts I#5 (15 (fb), 5 (fb), 5-8, [15 (fb)], 15-16, 43, 44 (fb), Micronauts II#19-20, Alpha Flight II#4-6, 10

PROMISE, the (Craig Farnsworth, Gene Bitner, Tad Carter, Simon Lestron, Tobias Messenger, Lucy Robinson, Ernest Scope, Gracie Smith)
    - group of telepaths, formation began in 1919, a group of whom served the Yellow Claw in the 1950s, after his defeat they were recruited by Messenger, spend a large percentage of time in suspended animation to increase lifespan, seek all out war with humanity , revive every ten years to recruit members and view the world, sought to recruit Angel and Polaris, forcibly added those two, but Lucy freed Angel + Polaris, Havok blew up the control machine while the members were reviving, Messenger died, others revived and went their separate ways
    (2007#8, net-lostgen)--Yellow Claw#2; X-Men: Hidden Years#16, (named) #18 (YC#2, XM:HY#19(fb), 16-19, 20-22

PROMISED ONE - see TALISMAN--Alpha Flight I#19

PRONG, JOHN - see BUBBA--Punisher VI#13

PROPHET - see WAZIR (app)--Thor I#138

PROPHET - see MAN-BEAST (app)--Warlock I#134

PROPHET of Earth-8208 - alternate dimensional counterpart of the Aquarian
    (app-earth8208)--Bizarre Adventures#32/6

PROPHET of HATE (    ) - fanatical swordsman of the Middle East, led Disciples of Hate; opposed by Captain America (Steve Rogers) and Bucky (James Barnes)
    --Captain America Comics#44 (January, 1945)

PROPHET of the LORD - see JEREMIAH (app-jer)--Marvel Team-Up I#33

PROPHET KING of ANCIENT ATLANTIS - see SUMA-KET (app-suma)--Namor I#35

PROPHET-SINGER - Acanti, infant, bonded with Storm, freed Acanti with aid of X-Men
    --Uncanny X-Men I#165, 166

PRO-RATA ( ) - sorcerer, used monetary items for power, empowered Eggsmen, sought Cosmic Calculator
    (Mystic Arcana, app)--Howard the Duck I#1 (Howard the Duck Magazine#1, 1/2, 1/3, 2/2

PROSELYTES - name for ruling power on cygnet vii, the reds persecuted the greens until hulk overthrew them, then the greens persecuted the reds just as badly.
    (WWH)--Incredible Hulk Annual#12

PROSH - sentient robot, originally intelligent ship of X-Factor, later sentient computer used by cable, former pawn of Stranger, gathered group of X-Men, sent them mentally on journey into their own pasts, forced them to evolve to combat Stranger
    -SHIP*, PROFESSOR* (2006#8, net)--X-Force I#39 (X-Men Forever#1-6

PROSILICAN race (Lokar) - extra-terrestrial, milky way, planet Prosilicus (des), given secret of nuclear power by the Watchers, rapidly developed it for war and wiped out nearly the entire civilization; this resulted in the non-interference oath of the Watchers.
    (I#7, D#15--bad info; app)--Tales of Suspense I#53/2

PROSPECT - NASA space shuttle, assaulted by Vulcan
    --X-Men: Deadly Genesis#1

PROSPERO  of the Hyborian era - Aquilonian general, agent of King Conan, assisted his overthrow of Numedides
    --Scarlet Citadel/Savage Sword of Conan#30 (Savage Sword of Conan#48, Conan the Liberator/Savage Sword of Conan#49-53, 30

PROSPERO CLINIC - Operation: Zero Tolerance, base of construction of master mold and prime sentinels, later destroyed in battle between bastion/nimrod/master mold and cable and machine man
    *D*--Wolverine II#116 (Machine Man/Bastion An1998(fb),
    Cable/Machine Man An1998, Machine Man/Bastion An1998(des)

PROTAR race - sentient mechanoids from Protaris; dying, they designed a series of models to create a new fully humanoid race, creating both X3Z (Omega the Unknown) and James-Michael Starling in the process; apparently perished trying to prevent the biospheric energy instilled within Omega and replicted within James-Michael from destroying Earth, etc.
    (app)--Omega the Unknown#1 (Defenders I#77 (fb), OtU#1-3, Def76-77

"protection racket thugs" - sought to pressure Mike Tucker to pay protection money, beaten up by Solarman

PROTECTOR (    ) - battled Captain America (Jeff Mace) and Bucky (Fred Davis) in 1947
    --Captain America: Patriot#2 (2010)

PROTECTOR (Gerald Marsh) - attempted protection racket, defeated by Ant-Man
    (1960s, app)--Tales to Astonish I#37

PROTECTOR - android created by Rhunians, destroyed
    (app)--Thor I#219

PROTECTOR - entity from 1 million years in Earth’s future, last of her kind, fell in love with Nathan Cooper when he arrived there, mutated him into Megaman.
    various energy powers
    (app-mega)--Nova I#8 (8(fb), 9)

    (app)--Dark Avengers Annual#1

PROTECTOR (Thoran Rul) - Xandarian, Champions of Xandar, Prime Thoran/Protector of the Living Computers, mind merged with computers of Xandar to defend them from Skrulls, killed when Skrulls bombed remnants of Xandar.
    possesses all knowledge recorded in computers of Xandar, psionic abilities
    *D* (D#16)--(TR) Fantastic Four I#205; (P) 208 ([209], Rom#24

PROTECTORS of Earth-2001:ASO - name for shield wielded by Marak's people
    --2001: A Space Odyssey#3-4

PROTECTORS - Life Foundation, group of at least three mercenaries paid to undergo surgery to make themselves incredibly strong, but also made them totally subservient.
    large + bald + white males, each has one hand converted into the form of a weapon
    --Amazing Spider-Man I#321

PROTECTORS of PEACE - characters from Protectors of Peace comic, briefly brought to life by Franklin Richards: Son of a Genius using one of Reed's inventions
    --Free Comic Book Day

PROTECTORS of the UNIVERSE (Ree, Stygian Starbender, Trantra, Captain Mar-Vell, Quasar/Vaughn, Andwella )
    - those who have served as agents of eon, most wore quantum bands
    —Captain Marvel I#26

PROTECTORATE - four large robots built by Fabian Stankowicz from remnants of Sentinels used by Onslaught, patterned after Captain America + Ant-Man + Iron Man + Thor, initially designed to replace the Avengers lost in Onslaught, began to attack everything they saw as a mutant when Fabian attempted to cyberlink with their CPU, disabled when Edwin Jarvis helped Fabian break free from the Sentinel CPU’s control
    (app)—Avengers Annual 1999 (1999(fb), 1999

PROTECTORATE of Earth-253 (Citydweller, Nightfighter, Professor X, Technocrat, Thor, White Bird, Nicola Zeitgeist)
    - super-heroes, failed to prevent Qabiri from destroying their world
    (app-253)--X-Man#71 (72d)

    --X-Force II#2

PROTECTROIDs - androids, present at the Citadel at the End of Time, defended "Those Who Sleep" (Time-Keepers or Time-Twisters), summoned by one of the Time Twisters to stop agents of the Whisperer from saving the life of Odin of Earth-Seth conquered Asgard (who served as his reality’s nexus being)
    super-human strength and durability, fire powerful energy blasts
    (app)--Thor I#245 (What If II#38

PROTEGE of Earth-691 ( ) - Universal Church of Truth, duplicate abilities of any he observes, powers escalated out of control when mimicked power of Living Tribunal
    (M?)--Guardians of the Galaxy#15 (

"PROTEKTIN SURV" - see "SURV, PROTEKTIN." Matriculon (app-mat)--Marvel Graphic Novel: The Big Change

    Olympian god,
    "Old Man of the Sea"--
    referenced in Marvel Tarot

PROTEUS - Atlantean sage
    --Sub-Mariner I#36

PROTEUS (Kevin MacTaggert, later merged w/ Gilbert Benson a.k.a. Piecemeal)
    - mutant, son of Moira and Joe MacTaggert, kept imprisoned in cell on Muir Isle, accidentally released around age of twenty, possessed a number of bodies, burning them out, until seemingly destroyed in body of Joe MacTaggert in battle against the X-Men, later reformed and merged with Piecemeal by Harness.
    psionic energy being, possesses and burns out human bodies, alter reality, weakness to metal
    -MUTANT X*, PIECEMEAL* (M, 2007#8)--[X-Men I#104], 125 ([104,119],128(fb), 125,126(Classic X-Men#32),127,128,CX36/2, [New Mutants Annual#7,New Warriors Annual#1],Uncanny X-Men An15,X-Factor An6, X-Men/Star Trek

PROTEUS - Atlantean shapeshifter, empowered by Jacqueline Trufaut via magical necklace
    (app)--Sub-Mariner II#2 (2 (fb), 4 (fb), 2, 4

PROTEUS HORN - Atlantean device to summon monsters, possibly claimed by Dragonrider
    --Fantastic Four I#4 (Sub-Mariner I#21, New Mutants An5, Namor I#56, ?New Thunderbolts#1-6?, Fallen Son: The Death of Captain America#2

PROTO - evolutionary "past" self of Manikin.
    amoeboid creature, able to digest matter
    (net-manikin)--Alpha Flight I#49

PROTOCIDE (Pvt. Clinton McIntyre) - @1941, us army, sentenced to firing squad for killing commanding officer, chosen due to his strength by general Max Saunders in an effort to create a more powerful super soldier, went on rampage and had a heart attack after drinking precursor to Super-Soldier serum, body kept in stasis until modern era, when found in a SHIELD storage depot by AIM spy Billups, revived by AIM and duped into believing Captain America had usurped his role and was his enemy, pretended to perish while assisting Captain America against AIM.    
    superhuman? strength, savage warrior, red costume, white star, chevron shield, wm, blond
    (2007#8, net)--[Captain America III#26], 28, (named) 29 (Captain America Annual 2000(fb), [Cap26,27],28-31, 33,34, 35, An2000, Cap37,38

PROTOCOL ( ) - leader of Undertow.
    monstrous appearance, alter visibility
    --New Warriors I#53,54 (55,56, 58, 62, 65, 74

PROTOCOL SIX - used to empower Anti-Cap
    device grafted to the spine to regulate reflexes and reactions, stimulate muscles, and accelerate healing
    --Captain America and the Falcon#

PROTO-GOBLIN - see van Adder, Nels (app)--Spider-Man minus 1

PROTO-HUSKS - see ARNIM ZOLA's PROTO-HUSKS (app)--Deadpool III#6, #0

PROTOIDS - humans mutated by Baron (Helmut) Zemo and Primus using the technology of Arnim Zola, controlled and used as servants by Zemo
    Baron Zemo’s mutates*--Captain America I#276, Thunderbolts#43(named) (Cap276-278, Spectacular Spider-Man II#194-196, Spectacular Spider-Man An13, Thunderbolts#43

PROTON (Geldoff*    ) -
    --Avengers: The Initiative#9 ([10], 12

PROTON BEAM - weapon
    --Tales of Suspense I#87

PROTON COAGULANT RAY - Proton Cage-forming weapon, used by Rigellians
    (app)--Thor I#131 (Iron Man I#110

PROTON GUN - hand-held weapon used by Iron Man, can fire only one shot
    --Tales of Suspense I#70

PROTOSILICON - material discovered by Warheads and used to create Digitek and the Bacillicons, some was used in construction of the body armor of the Genetix
    Cellular silicon similar in structure to DNA, functions like brain tissue, adapt and improve computer systems
    (app-dig)--Digitek#1 (2-4

prototype - see AIR-WALKER PROTOTYPE (app-cayre)--Excalibur: Air Apparent

PROTOTYPE of Earth-93060 (Bob Campbell) - eventually lost arm and retired, somehow restored to normal and replaced Ruiz after Black September
    RANGER*--Prime I#1

PROTOTYPE of Earth-93060 (Jimmy Ruiz) - successor to Campbell, Ultraforce, vanished during Black September and replaced by Campbell
    --Prototype I#1

PROTOTYPE of Earth-93060 - see Donovan Jones--Prototype I#9 (10-12)

PROTOTYPE 2000 of Earth-93060 - destroyed Bob Campbell's left arm, later taken over by Gordon Bell
    --Prototype#1 (12,13, Giant-Size Prototype#1

PROTUS - underwater - dweller (Atlantean?), partner of Faftal, fought Count Varron when he claimed ownership of land that had been raised to the surface, returned to the ocean
    --(g) Marvel Boy#1

PROUDFOOT, PAUL - Cajun chef, obese
    --Howard the Duck IV#2

PROUDHAWK, EMETT of Earth-148611 - organized Psi-Force, killed by Mindwolf
    *D*--Psi-Force (nu)#1

PROUDHAWK, EUGENE of Earth-148611 - brother of Emett

PROUDHAWK, EMILY of Earth-148611 - grandmother of Emett and Eugene
    --Psi-Force (nu)#

PROUDHAWK, MICHAEL of Earth-148611- brother of Emmett & Eugene, tried to force Psi-Force to join the CIA, rendered comatose by them
    --Untold Tales of the New Universe: Psi-Force#1

PROUD PEOPLE of Earth-15104 -
    ---X-Men II#151 (152-154


PROUDSTAR - see WARPATH (net)--Uncanny X-Men#193( ->Thunderbird.
    XFor100, Deadpool III#61,
    X133, X-Force II#2-6

PROUD WALKERS (Bran, Gael, Gamael, Gwend, Herne, Vortigen) - Walkers that resisted temptations of forces of the netherworld, returned to otherworld when humans began to shun the supernatural, reunited in recent times, journeyed to camelot for the final battle against the forces of necromon
    (app-walk)--(UK)Hulk Comic#64,60,61 ([62,63]

PROUST, PAUL - Cat's Eye Security
    -CHIMERA*--Nightwatch#3 (BlackCat#1-4, Web of Spider-Man#128, Spider-Man Unlimited#11

PROVENZA, PAULIE - mutant, XMen, mobster, briefly recruited to stop Magneto from leading Genosha to war against the rest of the World.
    virtually invulnerable
    --Uncanny X-Men#392 (X-Men II#112, UX393, X113

PROVIDER - see U'SR'PR (app)--Marvel Comics Presents#35/4

PROVIDENCE (Haji Bin Barat (d), Cable, Deadpool (exiled), Masefield, Irene Merryweather, Prester John, Rabbi Rosen, Stonewalls, Tyler Dayspring stadium, Leo (announcer))
    - Cable's second satellite and later a South Pacific island, crippled during battle against Hecatomb, core saved by Cable and then blown up
    --Cable and Deadpool#6 (7-10, 11-12, 13-14
    X-Men II#197, Cable/Deadpool#41, X198, 199, 200/C/D#42

PROVIDENCE - Fury Secret Base 21
    --[Secret Warriors#1/2]

PROVIDENCE INSURANCE (Mr. Park) - provided liability insurance for Freeman Bonding, Inc.
    --She-Hulk II#24

PROVINCE 13 - former Siberian military installation and prison, researched mutants
    --X-Men: Liberators#1-4

PROVISIONAL HYDRA HORDE of SOUTH BROOKLYN - opposed another branch that assaulted Manhattan with a giant Santa robot, taken in by SHIELD
    --Marvel Holiday Special 2006#1/2

PROVOST (        ) - former leader of the School of the Seven Bells, former school teacher, turned to dark arts, began enslaving children and training them to steal for him, turned to stone after wand shattered
    used wand to turn others to stone, used energized whip
    --Runaways II#13 ([13(fb)], 13

PROWLER (Hobie Brown*) - Outlaws, Big Brothers, vigilante, brother of Abe Brown, husband of Mindy MacPherson, invented costume originally designed to help window washers, temporarily crippled by Toro Negro, helped design Hornet costume, arrested for refusing to register for the Superhuman Registration Act
    gloves with steel-tipped claws enabling him to climb walls, wristbands able to fire blasts of compressed air or other gases
    (U#5, M, 2007#8, CWBDR, net)—Amazing Spider-Man I#78 (79,87,93, Deadly Hands of Kung Fu#21/2(fb),21/2, Defenders I#62-64, Spectacular Spider-Man II#47(fb), Amz304,305, Web of Spider-Man#50, Spectacular Spider-Man An9/2, 10/2, Spec169,170, AmzAn25/3,SpecAn11/2,Web An7/6, Excalibur I#36, A365/4, Spec An12/3, Web An10, Night Thrasher II#16, Prowler#1-4, Spider-Man Unlimited#14, Sensational Spider-Man II#17(fb)->hobie brown (Sensational Spider-Man II#16-18, 26, 27(fb1), 28), Civil War#1, Ms. Marvel II#6, Punisher War Journal II#4

PROWLER - see CAT (net, ME-Sp: Cat)--Spectacular Spider-Man II#47 (47(fb), 47,48-->Cat)

PROWLER (Rick Lawson)-wore duplicate costume of Brown’s
    (net, MESp)--Sensational Spider-Man#16 (17(fb),16-18

PROWLERS - giant robot panthers, used to defend Wakanda from attack, fire anti-jet artillery
    --Black Panther III#29

PRUDENCE ( ) - see LEIGHTON, PRUDENCE--Mystique#1 (1d)

PRUETT, GORDON of Earth: 2001:ASO - astronaut, transformed into New Seed
    (app-ns)--2001: A Space Odyssey#7

PRUFRROCK, JETHRO - father of George (Lifeform) and Martha , perennial right-wing Libertarian candidate for President, a staunch advocate of arms-stockpiling, slain by mutated George
    *D* (app-lifeform)--Punisher Annual#3 (Incredible Hulk II Annual#16 (fb), [Pun3(fb)], 3

PRUFROCK, MARTHA - sister of George (Lifeform), daughter of Jethro
    (app-lifeform)--Punisher Annual#3 (Incredible Hulk II Annual#16 (fb), Pun An3

PRUITT, ARNOLD - briefly linked to Mr. Jyn used him for vengeance against those who’d done him wrong, until convinced to repent by Sleepwalker
    --Sleepwalker Holiday Special#1

PRUNE ( ) - Warpy, sympathized with Excalibur.
    large + strong, enlarged forehead
    --Excalibur I#65

    --Miss Fury#6 ()

PRUSSLAND - country ruled by Kro as Rudolph Hendler
    --Red Raven Comics#1

PRYCE, JOSHUA - Cognoscenti, SHIELD's Howling Commandos monster force
    (app-cognoscenti)--Secret Defenders#19 (20, 22-25,
[Nick Fury's Howling Commandos#6 (fb), 1-5], 6

PRYDE, CARMEN - father of Shadowcat, killed in Sentinel attack on Genosha
    *D*--Uncanny X-Men #129 (131, 143, [151,159, Uncanny X-Men An6, X-Men Special Edition#1], Kitty+Wolv#1, [X-Men Unlimited #23], 32(fb,d)

PRYDE, TERRI - mother of Shadowcat
    --Uncanny X-Men#129 (131, 143, [151, 159, Uncanny X-Men An6, X-Men Special Edition#1], Excalibur I#78

PRYDE, KATHERINE "KITTY" - mutant, Excalibur, X-Men, trained as ninja by Ogun, trapped in intangible form after injured by Marauders, restored to normal by Dr. Doom + Mr. Fantastic, formerly dated Colossus + Peter Wisdom, left X-Men after death of Colossus, close relationship with Lockheed, apparently sacrificed self to prevent the Retaliator from destroying Earth, merging with it the process of rendering it intangible
    phase herself and others through solid objects, disrupts circuitry, walk on air, genius,
    --ARIEL*, SPRITE*, SHADOWCAT*, CAT* *D* (OH: X2004, 198, SecWar)--Uncanny X-Men#129 (129(Classic X-Men#35/2), UX130,131, 138, X-Men I An4, UX139->Sprite
    Excalibur I#93, X-Man#12, Ex95-100, Marvel Holiday Special 1996/2,
    Pryde & Wisdom#1-3, Ex111, 114, Kitty Pryde: Agent of SHIELD#1-3, Ex117-119, 120, 121, Wolverine II#125-128, Ex122,123, 124,125, UX360,X-Men II#80,UX361,X81,
UX368,X88,UX369,X89,UX370,X90,UX371,X91, X-Men An1999, UX372,X92-94, Warlock III#5,6, UX375,X96,Wolv146, X110, X-Men Unlimited#36, 37, 38, X-Treme X-Men#19, Mekanix1-6, XTXM25-30, 40-45, 46, X-Men Unlimited II#6, X203 (fb), X-Men Unlimited II#7/2, 8/2, Black Panther IV#17-18, X201-204, Astonishing X-Men#12-24, Giant-Size Astonishing X-Men#1

PRYDE-RASPUTIN, KATE of Earth-Days of Future Past - alternate future version of kitty, widow of colossus, briefly exchanged minds with kitty in order to prevent assassination of senator robert kelly, sacrificed life to nimrod to allow rachel summers to physically travel into past
    *D*--Uncanny X-Men#141 (142, 192(fb), 202, Excalibur I#66)

PRYKRISH ?? - Vorozheikan, opposed and slain by Druig
    *D*--Eternals III#3 (3d)

PRYO, constable - Calculex
    --Captain Marvel V#33

PRYOR, MADELYNE - clone of Jean Grey created by Mr. Sinister, ex-wife of Cyclops, mother of Cable, corrupted by N'astirh
    -ANODYNE*, GOBLIN-QUEEN*, Madelyne Pryor-Summers *D* (U#8,net)--Uncanny X-Men#168 (241(fb), 168, 170,171, 173,174,175([Cap289]), UX223(fb1), 176,[178,182,181], 185, X-Men/Alpha Flight I#1,2, UX197, Uncanny X-Men An9, UX200,201, X-Factor I#38(fb), UX215(fb(223(fb3))), [206], [Cable II#7(fb)], UX215, 223(fb4), 221, 222-227, 229-233->GQ)

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