BEAST

Publication Date: 
22nd Dec 2017
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Real name

Dr. Henry Phillip “Hank“ McCoy

Former aliases

none

Height

unknown (human)
5' 11" (ape form)
unknown (cat form)

Weight

unknown (human)
350 lbs. (ape form)
600 lbs. (cat form)

Fur color

Blue / Black

Eyes

Blue

First appearance

X-Men (1st series) #1

Known relatives

Norton McCoy (father),
Edna McCoy (mother),
Sadie McCoy (grandmother),
Bob (great uncle)

Profession

Biochemist

Group affiliation

X-Men
formerly Rejects, X-Terminators, X-Factor, Defenders, Avengers, Brotherhood of Evil Mutants (under mental control)

Powers

de-evolutionary regressive mutation gives him enormous physical mass, superhuman strength, speed, agility, endurance, reflexes, dexterity and intelligence, cat-like vision, enhanced hearing and sense of smell, accelerated healing abilities, thick blue fur, razor sharp fangs and claws on his fingers and toes, formerly possessed a human appearance with enlarged hands and feet, a less-powerful simian form, and at one time possessed strength that increased when necessary by feeding off his intellect, augmenting his physical power while reducing his mind