ZCANN - Skrull mutant, Cadre K, captured by Intergalactic Council.
    Telepath, project mental bolts
    --X-Men II#97, Maximum Security: Dangerous Planet

ZEAKLAR (Zeaklar Flatius Belgewater) - extraterrestrial, former prisoner in dynamo city, dwelled in Tent Town, ally of silver surfer during his imprisonment there, sentenced to termination for attempting to help Surfer, jettisoned into space, saved by Surfer, dropped off on Pyrofax by Surfer
    (app)--Silver Surfer III#41

ZEALOT (Thomas Moreau) - Genoshan mutate, brother of Phillip, son of former Genegineer of Genosha, led rebellion against rule of Magneto, banished into space by him.
    manipulate rock + earth, constantly re-energized by contact with native Genoshan soil, wm, bald
    -MUTATE 665 *D?* (net-handbook)--Magneto Rex#1 (2,3d)

ZEBEH of the Hyborian era - Tombalku, Aphaki ruler, killed during civil war caused by Askia
    *D*--<REH untitled>, Drums of Tombalku, Savage Sword of Conan#21

ZEBEK - see BARON ZEBEK (app)--Alpha Flight II#10

ZEBRA DADDY - gangster, killed Nick Nixon, formerly employed X-23 as a call-girl, eventually killed by X-23
    *D* (app)--NYX#1, (identified) #3 (1(fb), 3, 4?, 5 (fb), 5-6, 7d)

ZEBRA PATROL of Earth-982 - criminals, taken down by Mad Dog
    --Amazing Spider-Girl#4

ZEBRA PEOPLE race (Charn, Sharka ) - savage land, paint stripes across skin in attempt to discourage racism
    (D#19)--Kazar: Lord of the Hidden Jungle#12 (13,19

ZED - Gault, father of Lady Anime?, slain by Helix
    *D*--X-Force II#1 (1d)

ZED - see PLANET ZED--She-Hulk II#3

ZED, BILLY 2099 - see BILLY the KID 2099--X-Men2099#18

ZED, BROTHER - see BROTHER ZED--Daredevil I#130

ZED CONTROL - Used by Roxxon to control Stratosfire
    --Iron Man Annual#9

ZEDRAO - Skrull general, presented the dying Mar-Vell with the Royal Skrull Medal of Valor, assisted Avengers against Nebula
    (app)--Marvel Graphic Novel#1: Death of Captain Marvel ([Avengers I#259(fb)], 259, 260(fb), 260, Avengers Annual#14, Av261

ZEEBEE (    ) - America's Next Super Hero
    --Eternals III#1

ZEEBUB, B.L. - see SATAN (app-kurios)--Marvel Fanfare I#9

ZEEK - Morlock, killed by Marauders during Mutant Massacre
    (app) - X-Factor I#10

ZEFIRO (Cristos Malachi, Sylvana Rosetti, Cynthia + Victor + Werner von Doom, Gustav von Kampen, Boris, Esmerelda, Oskar, Sofia (clairvoyant), Torvalt, Valeria )
    - gypsies of Latveria--Fantastic Four Annual#2 (2 / <Books of Doom#1, 3, 5-6>
    X-Force I#63,64, Spider-Man Unlimited#16

ZEFRA - Godpack
    --Thor I#475 (477, Fantastic Four Unlimited#9, Th480-482, 487,488

ZEITGEIST ( ) - Special Executive, acted as field leader
    able to become intangible, project electrical blasts, disrupt machinery by phasing through it
    (app)--(UK)--Dr. Who Mag#57 ([Dr. Who Anthology(fb)], Captain Britain II#12, [DrW#51], 57, Ex47, Daredevils#5-11

ZEITGEIST (Larry Ekler) - Schutz Heiliggruppe, funded and trained by Dr. Faustus, obtained weaponry from Secret Empire, used time camera and camoflauge gadgetry, duplicate form of others, embarked on mission to slay superhumans, beginning in South America, Faustus arranged admission into Schultze Heiligruppe to capture and slay Red Skull, attempted to slay those present at Angel (Halloway)’s party for golden age heroes, killed when attempted to stab Vormund and had blade reflected back on him.
    victims allegedly include Captain Forsa, Defensor, la Bandera, Machete, el Condor, Ojo Macabra, Zona Rosa, Blitzkrieg, and Angel (Tom Halloway’s brother)
    -EVERYMAN*, SPIRIT of the TIMES, TIME SPIRIT *D* (OH: AZ#12)--Alpha Flight I#78 ([Captain America I#442(fb)], AF78, [Cap387/2(fb), 388/2], 390, 393, [442(fb)], 442d)

ZEITGIEST (Axel Cluney) - X-Force/XStatix, former leader, killed battling kidnappers of Boys-R-Us.
    Spew potent acid from mouth
    *D* (app)--X-Force#116 (X-Statix#10(fb), X-Force#116(fb1), 116d)

ZEITGEIST of Earth-253 (Nicola) - Protectorate, component of Idris, merged with Sister Perpetua + Hassan to reform Idris, battled Qabiri
    *D* ((app-sisterperpetua)--X-Man#71 (72(fb), 71-73)

ZEITGEIST (Jodi & Patrick Calaghan, Alice Hart, Andrew and his wife, carriage, Jury)
    - dimension that empowered the Judge, home to many spirits that had not yet passed on to a higher plane
    --Deadline#3

ZEITKRIEG dim - see EARTH-ZEITKREIG.
    (Captain America, Bucky Barnes, Howlers, Grinz(d))
    - alternate earth where modern Germans sent modern weapons back to Nazi Germany, altered timeline in 1941 until Grinz was killed by War Machine, preventing Raeder from being born
    --War Machine#15 (16,17

ZEKE, Col. - mercenary, old associate of Deadpool's, wife turned into zombie by Dr. Druek Lovosno during plastic surgery procedure, arranged to trade Deadpool to him as payment for services, pretended to hire Deadpool to slay Lovosno, lead into ambush by Lovosno's zombies by Deadpool
    *D*--Deadpool IV#4 ([4 (fb)], 4, 5d)

"ZEKKIR" of the Hyborian era - Ape Lords, raped Yolinda, fathered Salbatanu & Zosara
    (app-ape lords)--Savage Sword of Conan#234/2 (234/2 (fb)

ZELATA of the Hyborian era - witch, saved from assault of Nemedian soldiers by Conan, aided him in defeating them, gave him visions of Aquilonia, directed him to find the Heart of Ahriman to regain his kingdom.
    control animals, had pet wolf Lobo, conjure images of distant events
    --Hour of the Dragon?, Giant-Size Conan#3

ZELBY, MIKE - killed Dr. Evans to steal his gold; fought Jack Frost, killed in fire
    --USA Comics#1d

ZELDA (Zelda Kurtzberg) - former girlfriend of Iceman, former waitress at Coffee-A-Go-Go, roommate of Vera Cantor
    (app)—X-Men I#7 ([7 (fb)], 7, Untold Tales of Spider-Man#21, X-Men I#14, X-Men: First Class I#6, UX19, 22, [24], 27, 31, [32 (fb)], 32, 41, 47, Marvel Holiday Special 1994 (fb), X-Men: Hidden Years#1/2?, 2 (fb), 2

ZELIA - Dark Gods, majeston/leader, mother of Perrikus, love spurned in past by Odin, led onslaught and destruction of Asgard and Mt. Olympus in recent times
    —[Thor II#1], 4 (9(fb), 7(fb), [1], 4, 5, 7,8, [Peter Parker: Spider-Man#2], Thor10-12, 42

ZELINSKY, LEO – tailor, concentration camp survivor, grandfather of Michael, son killed in line of duty as a cop, works for super-heroes and villains, informed Spider-Man about intended crime of Killshot, took a bullet in the shoulder saving Michael from him, saved by Spider-Man, designed costume used by Spider-Man of Earth-Final Days
    --Amazing Spider-Man II#61/502 (61(fb1-6), 61, 528, Civil War: Front Line#10/2

ZELINSKY, MICHAEL – grandson of Leo, father killed in line of duty as a cop, convinced Leo to warn someone about Killshot’s plans
    --Amazing Spider-Man II#61/502

ZELLER, GRETCHEN* - World War II era resistance fighter in Eisendorf, daughter of Richard, grandmother of Betty Toller, assisted Captain America, Bucky, and the Howling Commandos in stopping the "god of iron and fire" raised by Red Skull,
    BLACKBIRD*--Captain America 65th Anniversary Special ([Captain America V#16(fb)]

ZELTRAN of the Hyborian era - Baraccan corsair, served under Conan
    --Conan the Buccaneer; Savage Sword of Conan#40 (43(fb), 43

ZEMBABWEI of the Hyborian era (MBega, Nenaunir, Rimush) - Black nation, city constructed by Serpent Men, used Wyverns as steeds, formerly ruled by pairs of twins
    --Red Moon of Zembabwei in Conan of Aquilonia; King Conan#3 (3(fb), 3, 4

ZEMO, HARBIN - see BARON ZEMO (app)--Avengers/Thunderbolts#1

ZEMO, HEINRICH - see BARON ZEMO (I#13,D#16,net)--Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos#8

ZEMO, HELMUT - see BARON ZEMO (I#2,D#1,M,net)--Captain America I#275

ZEMO, HILDA - wife of Baron (Heinrich) Zemo, mother of Helmut
    -Janice Dare-- Captain America I#168 (168(fb), Captain America: Medusa Effect#1d)

ZEMU - see XEMU (1960s, app)--Strange Tales I#103

ZENA - 2075, android, disguised as reporter, used by Saturians in attempt to sabotage United Planets
    --Speed Carter #1/4

ZENALLA of Earth-93060 - temple city of Fire People
    (app-atalon)--Ultraforce I#4 (5, 6, 9?

ZENALLA of Earth-93060 - island of the Fire People, named for temple city
    (app)--Ultraforce I#4 (5, 6, 9?

ZENDU (Zenduans) - extradimensional realm, atmosphere killed all germs
    (app-beastman)--Tales to Astonish I#12/3

ZENDUANS (Beast Man) - natives of Zendu, live in peace, served by robots
    long-lived (1000 years), telepathy, transfer minds with people of Earth and possibly other realms
    (app-beastman)--Tales to Astonish I#12/3

ZENEG - Dakkamite, w/ Tuumar, sent to slay Wundarr
    (app-dak)--Marvel Two-In-One#2

ZENITH ( ) - Imperial Guard
    *D*--X-Men: Spotlight on the Starjammers#1

ZENITH - floating laboratory base of Horizon Labs, based in the Atlantic
    --Amazing Spider-Man#    (    685

ZENNA - Kree elder, one of Ultra-Girl’s would-be mentors
    (app-ug)--Ultragirl#2, 3

ZENNAN race (Aria ) – extraterrestrial.
    composed of mental energy, possess bodies of others
    —Wolverine II#133 (134

ZENN-LA - Milky Way, home planet of Zenn-Lavians, apparently destroyed in past by the Other, illusion of existence maintained until recent times by Galactus??
    --Silver Surfer I#1 (
    122d)

ZENN-LAVIAN race (Zilas Flantz, Yarro Gort, Norrin Konn, Elmar + Jartan + Norrin + Fennan Radd, Shalla Bal, Warlord)
    - extraterrestrial humanoid race, planet Zenn-La, apparently wiped out in past by the Other, illusion of existence maintained until recent times by Galactus??
    (D#15, Annihilation: Nova Files)--Fantastic Four I#48, Silver Surfer I#1

ZENNA - Kree, friend of Ultra-Girl
    (app-ult)--Ultra-Girl#2

ZENO - Giants of Olympus, eyes exploded by Zeus' thunderbolts, befriended Hulk, slain by Hercules
   *D* --Hulk vs. Hercules: When Titans Collide#1 ([1 (fb)], 1 (fb)

ZENO - spymaster of Jupiter, captured Ogor of Mars by posing as Earthman John Cummings
    (app-ogor)--Tales to Astonish I#14/3; reprinted Chamber of Darkness#8/4

ZENOBIA of Hyborian era - wife of Conan, queen of Aquilonia, mother of Conn, Taurus, and Radegund
    --Giant-Size Conan the Barbarian#2
    Conan Annual#4
    Conan the King
    [Marvel Graphic Novel: Conan of the Isles (fb, dies)]

ZENOBIA - agent of the Astrologer
    (app)--Amazing Adventures II#5/2

ZENOK II - planet, created human-like androids as servants
    --Journey Into Mystery I#65

ZENOSHA of Earth-Amalgam -
    (app-amu)--Exciting X-Patrol#1

ZEN-PRAM - Kree commander, captured and hatched into Brood, put to death by Mar-Vell
    *D* (app)--Untold Legend of Captain Marvel#1 (2, 3d)

ZENTHER, EDWARD - see BLOODHOUND of Earth-148611 --DP7 #2

ZEN-WHOBERIS race (Gamora) -
    (Annihilation: Nova Files)--Strange Tales I#180

ZEPHRA of the Hyborian Era - daughter of Zukala, former were-tiger, sacrificed herself to destroy Terhali
    *D* (app)--Conan the Barbarian I#5 ([5(fb)], 5, [14(fb)], 14, 15d)

ZEPHRA – Godpack.
    superhuman speed, female
    —Thor I#475

ZEPHYR - Elementals, former slave on earth, banished to extradimensional realm @ 20000 B.C., turned against the other three Elementals, allied with Living Mummy and others against them, left with Asp/Harper and Miles Olddan
    bf, manipulate winds
    (app)--Supernatural Thrillers#8 (8(fb), 8-15, Ms Marvel#11,12

ZEPHYR of Earth-928 circa 2099 AD - one third of the Triumverate, air elemental
    --X-Men 2099: Oasis

ZEPHYRLAND dim (Virago, Zephyreans) - realm of the Zephyreans, undersea
    (app)--Sub-Mariner I#64 (65-69

ZEPHYREANS (Ariel, Ibbar, Kabal, Zargus) - natives of Zephyrland, most killed after sent into a warrior frenzy by Virago, most died when Ariel broke the spell with music
    (app)--Sub-Mariner I#64 (65-69

ZEPHYRUS – Olympian god of the East Wind—not in MU

ZERBARI,  - SHIELD II, assisted Khanata in Scorpion affair
    bearded white mail
    --Amazing Fantasy II#12

ZERBO of the Hyborian era - Kordavan giant, infatuated with Nafertali, manipulated to try to kill Conan by Bar-Helm + Sharmela, eye ripped out by Sharmela’s falcon Azallah when failed, befriended Conan, but was slain by demons of Tamar-Shar-Khun
    --Savage Sword of Conan#61

ZERITI  of the Hyborian era - Stygian witch, allied with Akhirom, whipped Rufia and summoned demon to slay her, stabbed by Imbalayo but did not die
    (app)--Hawks over Shem; Savage Sword of Conan#36

ZERN, councilman - city official, attended demonstration of Officer ZERO
    (app-codeblue)--Thunderstrike #8

ZERO - woman transformed into cat by Dr. Kurarkill, escaped, adopted by Carrie and Keith, helped save them from Dr. Kurarkill and helped bring about Kurarkill's death
    (app-kurarkill)--Iron Man I#79 (79(fb), [79(fb)], 79

ZERO - see CAPTAIN ZERO (app-cz)--Amazing Spider-Man I#295

ZERO – ADAM (Ambient-Energy Dampening Actualization Module)Algorithmic wavelength Dampening Ambient-energy absorbing Modular unit) construct, created on Earth-4935, captured by Stryfe and reprogrammed to serve only him, used as teleportation device by Stryfe and Mutant Liberation Front, acquired by Tolliver after Stryfe’s apparent death, sought as prize after apparent death of Tolliver, destroyed Slayback, allowed Deadpool to live when his healing powers were mimicked by Copycat to save her own life, left for parts unknown, pursued by hunter-killer droids that sensed his activation and were programmed to delete all Stryfe related information after his death, defeated by Douglock and Excalibur, apparently held the answers to curing the Legacy virus, developed self-awareness and consciousness and sacrificed self to destroy the last remaining b?? of Stryfe
    teleport, render all weapons in its immediate vicinity useless
    (M, net) Algorithmic wavelength Dampening Ambient-energy absorbing Modular UNIT *Des*--New Mutants I#86 (Askani'son1-4, Cable: Blood & Metal#1(fb), NM86-88, X-Force I#1, X-Factor I#77, Cable: Blood & Metal#1,2, X-Men II#14, XFor16,17, [Deadpool I#1-3],4, Excalibur I#77-80

ZERO ( ) – see HIGH-ZERO (app)--Namor Annual#4

ZERO of the FERNS of Earth-Shadowline - alias of Dr. Zero, @ 40,000 BC (app-dz)--Critical Mass#5

ZER0 1.0 2099 - see GHOST RIDER 2099
    (app)--Ghost Rider 2099#17, 24(revealed) ([17 (fb), 8 (fb), 17 (fb), 8 (fb), 1 (fb), 3 (fb), 4 (fb), 3 (fb), 8 (fb)], 3 (fb), [1 (fb)], 1 (fb), [9 (fb)], 3(fb), 1(fb), [25 (fb)], [17 (fb)], 16-19, 22-25->Ghost Rider 2099

ZERO 2.0 2099 - copy of 1.0, original ghost rider 2099, replaced by 1.0, mind sent into cyberspace
    (app)—Ghost Rider 2099--Ghost Rider 2099#1, 25 (2099: Manifest Destiny

Z. E. R. O. - automated cop created by Dr. Thomas Rizzo, malfunctioned, went on rampage, stopped when Rizzo committed suicide
    –Zone Enforcement Response Option, OFFICER Z.E.R.O.* (app)--Thunderstrike#8

ZERO COMPANY ( ) - SHIELD II, group of silent + efficient warriors, failed to capture Deathlok (Truman)
    --[Deathlok III#1],2 (3

ZERO FLUID – empowered/palliated energies of Jack of Hearts, developed by Phillip Hart
    --Deadly Hands of Kung Fu#23

ZERO G (Alex Power) - Power Pack, fifth identity.
    Nullify or amplify gravity
    --Power Pack II#1 (2-4, New Thunderbolts#6, Power Pack III#1-4

ZERO MAN of Earth 1961 (Franklin Richards) - body serves as access to Negative Zone, needs Vibranium to control powers; married to Zawadi, father of M'Koni Richards
    (app-e1961)--Fantastic Four Annual 1998

ZERO/ONE (Dr. Parul Kurinji*) - supremely driven scientist, mutated, travels the world, engaging in various experiments, mutated disfigured former assistant Jacob, empowered Black Fog
    amoral technomorph
    --Hulk#31

ZERO REAL ESTATE - company owned by Mister Zero
    --Journey into Mystery I#68/2

ZERO ROOM - Camp Hammond, base of Mutant Zero
    --Avengers: The Initiative#17

ZERO STREET - former home of Night People, insane asylum shifted into extra-dimensional realm by Abner Doolittle
    (app-np)—Captain America I#201 (202,203

ZEROTOWN - home of the Night People, below Manhattan, refuge for Night People
    (app-np)--[Captain America I#409], 410 (411, 418, 440

ZETA - Ultra-Robots, destroyed in battle against Captain America and the Falcon
     *Des* (app-ur)--X-Men I#21 (Captain America I#178d)

ZETA - Inhuman, mother of Rynda, grandmother of Black Bolt, wife of Magnar
    --[Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe I#2?]

ZETORA – extraterrestrial "Martian," switched bodies with John Warren and attempted to survive him, but was detected by his dog, Spot
    switch body and mind with others
    (app)--Journey into Mystery I#57/4 ([57/4(fb)], 57/4(fb), 57/4, 58

ZEUS - Olympian god, leader, Council of Godheads/Council Elite, son of Chronus and Rhea, grandson of Ouranos and Gaea, father of other gods of Olympian pantheon, apparently slain by Mikaboshi
    JUPITER, JOVE, ZEUS PANHELLENIOS (I#12,D#15,M)-- Venus#5; Journey into Mystery Annual#1 (Hulk vs. Hercules: When Titans Collide#1 (fb), Journey into Mystery I#74(fb), Hulk: Hercules Unleashed(fb4), Avengers I#49(fb), Journey into Mystery An1, Thor Annual#5,
    Venus#5, 7, 12, 13, Amazing Adult Fantasy#13, Thor: Blood Oath#3-4, Thor129, Av38, 49,50, Silver Surfer I#4, Thor164, Ka-Zar Quarterly#1/2, Sub-Mariner I#29, Av100(fb), Defenders I#4(fb), Marvel Premiere#26(fb), 26, Thor221,222, Champions#1-3, Marvel Two-In-One#44(fb), Av173, Thor289, Thor300,301, Marvel Comics Presents#12/3, Hulk vs. Hercules: When Titans Collide#1 (fb), [Av251], Av281-285, New Mutants I#81(fb), Solo Avengers#11/2, [AvAn17], Thor398, 462-467, Avengers An23, Av384, Hulk: Hercules Unleashed, Thor II#7(fb), 7, New Warriors II#10, Thor Annual 2001, Defenders II#4, Thor45, 50/2, Marvel Universe: The End#1-6, Thor II#61, 65, Hercules III#2, 4, Ares#1 (fb), 2-5, [Deadpool/GLI - Summer Fun Spectacular#1/2],

ZEUS TRANSPORT SHIP - Thunderbolts, blown up
    *Des*--Thunderbolts#117 (117d)

ZEVON, Dr. - scientist, attempted to restore the mind of Professor Power
    (app-professor power)--Captain America I#338

ZEY-ROGG - Kree, son of Yon-Rogg, brother of Una-Rogg, allied w/ kree peace battalion, banished to Earth during events of Maximum Security, transported to Microverse by Captain Marvel and wounded by execution squad intended for Rick Jones
    (app)--Captain Marvel IV#4 (Captain Marvel V#12, 13/Maximum Security#2


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