Zabo
Real Name: Unrevealed
Occupation: Henchman
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Presumed single
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: One of Mal Donalbain's henchmen
Source Of Powers:
Powers:
First Appearance: The Cat #1
List Of Appearances:
The Cat #1 (fought and defeated by The Cat)
The Cat #2 (flashback)

Zabu
Real Name: Zabu
Occupation: Pet
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Savage Land
Marital Status: Inapplicable
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Partner of Ka-Zar
Source Of Powers: Zabu is a Sabertooth tiger, and has no superpowers outside of the natural (sabretooth) tiger abilities
First Appearance: "Uncanny" X-Men #10
History: Zabu is the last known living saber-tooth tiger, and is the companion and ally of Ka-Zar, Zabu was born in the Savage Land (see: Ka-Zar; Appendix, M.U Countries, Savage Land)
List Of Appearances:
"Uncanny" X-Men #10
Daredevil Vol.1 #12 (with Ka-Zar watches as the Swamp Men attacks Skull Island. When The Plunderer and his gang of pirates arrives, attacks them. Manages to escape with Daredevil, bringing him to a safe place)
Daredevil Vol.1 #13
Namor, The Sub-Mariner #14
(alongside Kazar at Rand-Meachum Corporation)
Namor, The Sub-Mariner #17 (alongside Kazar and Joy Meachum in the UN building)

Zabyk
Real Name: Zabyk
Occupation: Would-be conqueror
Other Aliases:
Place of Birth:
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Former ally of Prince Dezan and Myrn
Source of Powers: Member if the alien race of skrulls
Powers/Abilities: Has the ability to shange shape and form. Long lifespan (circa 210 years).
First Appearance:
History: After the fall of the Skrullian Empire, Zabyk tries to gain the power, he persuaded his friend Myern to create a hyperwave bomb, so they could stipp all skrulls of their shapechanging powers, but Zabyk himself was to be in an armor, so he wouldn't be affected by the bomb (see: Myrn;Appendix, Alien Races, Skrulls). The plan was a success, except for the fact that the armor didn't save Zabyk, instead he was now trapped inside the armor, and the most unpopular in the entire empire for causing the skrulls to lose their powers.
List of Appearances:
Avengers Annual 14 (tries to take over the skrullian empire, stripping all skrulls of their powers by activate a hyperwave bomb, failed in taking over the empire when the Avengers takes him down)

Zachery
Real Name: Zachery (last name unrevealed)
Occupation: Student
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: Bruce (father), Roxanne (mother), unnamed maternal grandfather
Group Affiliation: None
Source Of Powers: None
First Appearance: Marvel Comics Presents #10
List Of Appearances:
Marvel Comics Presents #10 (alongside his family on a picnic, watched how some supervillains held one of their former partners captive)
Marvel Comics Presents #11 (witnesses the execution of Jack, freed by Colossus), 12 (fleed from Cold Warriors)
Marvel Comics Presents #13
Marvel Comics Presents #14
Marvel Comics Presents #15 (helped save his mother)
Marvel Comics Presents #16
Marvel Comics Presents #17

Zafar, "Jimmy"
Real Name: James "Jimmy" Zafar
Occupation: Vigilante, former police officer
Other Aliases: Savage Steel III
Place Of Birth: New York City
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Former member of NYPD, the Cabal
Source Of Powers: None; wore armor
Powers (in armor): that enhanced strength, fired energy blasts and allowed flight
First Appearance (as Jimmy Zafar): Darkhawk #3
First Appearance (as Savage Steel): Darkhawk Annual 2
List Of Appearances:
Darkhawk #3 (encountered Chris Powell)
Darkhawk #4 (with the Cabal, learnt of Savage Steel I's battle with Darkhawk)
Darkhawk #6 (had discussion with Grace Powell)
Darkhawk #16 (present at the funeral of Mike Powell)
Darkhawk Annual 1 (rescued Cabal members from prison, faked their deaths)
Darkhawk Annual 2 (stole rebuilt Savage Steel armor from renegade Stane technicans, adopted Savage Steel identity)
Darkhawk #32 (with Darkhawk, battled terrorists)

Zagnar, Enric
Real Name: Enric Zagnar
Occupation: Professor of metaphysics
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: Manipulation of magical forces
Powers/Abilities: Able to command the elements, creating storms
Cause of Death: Struck by lightning
First Appearance: Marvel Mystery Comics #25
List of Appearances:
Marvel Mystery Comics #25 (left career behind, went mad, cast magical spells to summon storms, fought Vision I, killed when a bolt of lightning struck him)
Final Appearance: Marvel Mystery Comics #25

Zahner, Mr.
Real Name: Lloyd Zahner
Occupation: Soldier of fortune
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Partner of Monteiro
Source Of Powers: None
Cause of Death: Killed by one of the Super-soldiers
First Appearance: Marvel Comics Presents #1
List Of Appearances:
Marvel Comics Presents #1 (Elements of Terror, went hunting for a Man-Thing like creature who had escaped him)
Marvel Comics Presents #2 (revealed that it was him that hired "Skinny" to kidnap Senator Wycombe)
Marvel Comics Presents #3 (delivered Senator Wycombe)
Marvel Comics Presents #4 (alongside Monteiro kidnapped Mickey Ditillio)
Marvel Comics Presents #5
Marvel Comics Presents #7 (shot and killed Skinny)
Marvel Comics Presents #8 (killed Wilkerson)
Marvel Comics Presents #9 (under the attack of Marea's hiding place, severly damaged by Man-Thing)
Marvel Comics Presents #10 (turned on his former friends by telling his story to a news editor)
Marvel Comics Presents #11 (captured by Selbert)
Marvel Comics Presents #12 (killed by one of the super-soldiers)
Final Appearance: Marvel Comics Presents #12

Zakka
Real Name: Zakka
Occupation: Weapon-smith, Inventor
Other Aliases: Mr. Zachary, The Tool-Maker
Place of Birth: Deviant Lemuria
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: The Deviants
Source of Powers: None
Cause of Death: Crushed by Tutinax
First Appearance: Eternals Annual 1
List Of Appearances:
Eternals Annual 1 (used device to bring warriors from the past to New York; accidentally summoned Tutinax, slain by him)
Final Appearance: Eternals Annual 1

Zaladane
Real Name: (alleged) Zala Dane
Occupation: Empress and conqueror, former High Priestess
Other Aliases: Zala
Place Of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: unrevealed
Known Relatives: Lorna Dane (alleged sister, Polaris)
Group Affiliation: Former leader of Savage Land Mutates, Queen of the Sun People
Source Of Powers: Artificially induced mutation, training in sorcery
Powers: Athlete, good hand-to-hand combatant, ability to control magnetic forces and manipulate the forces of magic
Cause Of Death: Impaled by object propelled by magnetic force projected by Magneto
First Appearance: Astonishing Tales #3
List Of Appearances;
Astonishing Tales #3 (lead "civil" war in Savage Land, seemingly destroyed by Garokk)
Uncanny X-Men #115-116 (magically transformed Kirk Marston into Garokk)
Uncanny X-Men Annual 12 (Evolutionary War)
Uncanny X-Men #249-250 (stole Polaris' powers)
Uncanny X-Men #274-275 (fought Magneto, Ka-Zar, Rogue, Nick Fury and SHIELD, stole Magneto's powers, apparently slain by Magneto)
Final Appearance: Uncanny X-Men #275

Zane, Stanley
Real Name: Stanley Zane
Occupation: Scientist, subversive
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: AIM
Source of Powers: None
First Appearance: Quasar #1
List of Appearances:
Quasar #1 (part of Stark International team sent to study Quantum Bands; leaked information to AIM so they could attempt to steal the Bands)

Zanaic II
Real Name: "Thug" Thatcher (first name unrevealed)
Occupation: Gangster
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Married
Known Relatives: Ruby Thatcher (wife, deceased), Kevin Thatcher (son), Mick Thatcher (son)
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: Possession by the Zaniac symbiote
Powers: Superhuman strength, able to create knives of energy
Cause Of Death:
First Appearance (as "Thug" Thatcher): Journey Into Mystery #89
First Appearance (as Zanaic): Thor Vol.1 #371
List of Appearances:
Journey Into Mystery #89 (operated on by Dr. Donald Blake; threatened Jane Foster, opposed Thor, captured by Thor)
Thor Vol.1 #368-369 (released from prison, began to plot revenge scheme on Thor)
Thor Vol.1 #371 (released Zaniac I from prison to kill Jane Foster, turned against Zaniac when he killed his wife Ruby; Zaniac I killed, possessed by Zaniac creature, became Zaniac II)
Thor Vol.1 #372 (successfully killed Jane Foster, but event undone when Thor time-traveled, and prevented Thatcher from becoming Zaniac II; Thatcher died instead)
Final Appearance: Thor Vol.1 #372

Zaran I
Real Name: Maximillian Zaran
Occupation: Mercenary, assasin, former agent of MI-6 (British Secret Service)
Other Aliases: The Weapons Master
Place Of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Batroc's Brigade V, former member of MI-6, former partner of Shockwave, Razorfist II
Source Of Powers: None
Abilities: Knowledge of all forms of armed and unarmed combat
First Appearance (mentioned): Master Of Kung-Fu Vol.1 #76
First Appearance (seen): Master Of Kung-Fu #77
List Of Appearances;
Master Of Kung-Fu #76 (only mentioned)
Master Of Kung-Fu #77-79 (first fought Shang-Chi)
Master Of Kung-Fu #87
Captain America Vol.1 #302-303 (joined Batroc's Brigade V, fought Captain America I)
West Coast Avengers Vol.2 #11 (teamed-up with Razorfist II, Shockwave)
Solo Avengers #3 (with Batroc's Brigade V, fought Hawkeye)
Captain America Vol.1 #357-362 (with Batroc's Brigade V, Bloodstone Hunt)
Nomad Vol.2 #22 (fought Nomad)
Gambit Vol.2 #18 (alongside Batroc fought Gambit)

Zaran II
Real Name: Unrevealed
Occupation: Assassin
Other Aliases: The Weapons Master
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: None
Abilities: Master of the staff and sais
First Appearance: Master of Kung Fu: Bleeding Black #1
List Of Appearances:
Master of Kung Fu: Bleeding Black #1 (revealed to have been trained by Zaran I; employed by Shadow-Hand, fought Shang-Chi)

Zarathos
See: Appendix; Other Dimensions; Zarathos

Zarek
Real Name: Zarek
Occupation: Renegarde, former imperial minister of the Kree Empire
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Former member of Lunatic Legion, former member of the ruling class of the Kree Empire
Source Of Powers: Zarek is a member of the alien race of Kree
Powers: Enchanced strenght, stamina and durability
First Appearance: Marvel Super Heroes Vol.2 #18
List Of Appearances;
Marvel Super Heroes Vol.2 #18
Captain Marvel Vol.1 #15-16
Captain Marvel Vol.1 #38-41 (Lunatic Legion)

Zarin
Real Name: Zarin
Occupation: Pilot
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Polaria, Siberia, U.S.S.R. (now Russia)
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: The Eternals
Source of Powers: Member of the Eternals
Powers: Able to harness cosmic energy for flight and teleportation
First Appearance: Eternals Vol.1 #11
List Of Appearances:
Eternals Vol.1 #11 (brought Valkin to Olympia for Ritual of the Uni-Mind)
Avengers Vol.1 #248 (left Earth with Eternals as Uni-Mind)

Zarour, Hayyan
Real Name: Hayyan Zarour
Occupation: Foreign minister of Palestine
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Presumed in Palestine
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Government of Palestine
Source of Powers: None
Powers/Abilities:
First Appearance: (mentioned) Spectacular Spider-Man Vol.2 #6
First Appearance (seen): Spectacular Spider-Man Vol.2 #8
History:
List of Appearances:
Spectacular Spider-Man Vol.2 #6 (mentioned to have arrived with the Palestinian delegation at LaGuardia)
Spectacular Spider-Man Vol.2 #7 (behind-the-scene, Spider-Man discovers Doctor Octopus true agenda when he finds that Doc Octopus has kidnapped the Palestinian foreign minister)
Spectacular Spider-Man Vol.2 #8 (revealed to be a captive of Doctor Octopus, at Doc's former home)
Spectacular Spider-Man Vol.2 #9
Spectacular Spider-Man Vol.2 #10 (saved by Neil Garrett and Mossad, while Spider-Man fought Doctor Octopus)

Zastermarch, D.
Real Name: D. Zastermarch
Occupation: General
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: United States Army
Source of Powers: None
First Appearance: Howard the Duck Vol.1 #28
List of Appearances:
Howard the Duck Vol.1 #28 (Goes to a psychiatrist after seeing Howard the Duck. Is diagnosed as insane.)

Zawadi
Real Name: Zawadi
Occupation: Warrior
Other Aliases: "Precious Gift"
Place of Birth: Wakanda
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: The Monster Hunters
Source of Powers: None
First Appearance: Marvel Universe #4
List of Appearances:
Marvel Universe #4-7 (met Ulysses Bloodstone in Wakanda, joined Monster Hunters, fought Kro and his monsters)

Zaxon, Mr.
Real Name: Zaxon (first name unrevealed)
Occupation: Scientist, would-be master criminal
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: None
Cause of Death: Killed when his own gun misfired and shot him
First Appearance: Tales to Astonish #78
List of Appearances:
Tales to Astonish #78 (hired at Gamma Base to replace Bruce Banner; aided in capture of the Hulk; planned to kill the Hulk)
Tales to Astonish #79 (accidentally killed himself while trying to kill the Hulk)
Final Appearance: Tales to Astonish #79

Zaxton, Mr.
Real Name: Zaxton (first name unrevealed)
Occupation: Scientist
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: None
Cause of Death: Fell from balcony
First Appearance: Journey Into Mystery #95
List of Appearances:
Journey Into Mystery #95 (created duplication device, used it to create evil duplicate of Thor; Thor duplicate defeated by Thor, created duplicate of himself to trick Thor, but fell from balcony; Zaxton's good duplicate left to take his place)
Final Appearance: Journey Into Mystery #95

Zeek
Real Name: Unrevealed
Occupation: None
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Morlocks
Source Of Powers: Genetic mutation
Powers:
Cause Of Death: Killed by a harpoon
First Appearance:
List Of Appearances:
X-Factor #10 (Mutant Massacre; killed by Harpoon)
Final Appearance: X-Factor #10

Zeitgeist III
Real Name: Axel Cluney
Occupation: Adventurer
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: X-Force III
Source of Powers: Genetic mutation
Powers: Zeitgeist can fire a stream of acid from his mouth. He wears a mask on his face, which may help him control his power.
First Appearance: X-Force #116
List of Appearances:
X-Force #116 (Leads X-Force III on a mission to Africa and later to a mission to a TV studio and is killed on that mission.)
X-Force #120 (Is seen on video footage arranging the massacre of the team with Coach. Expected to survive.)
Final Appearance: X-Force #116

Zelda
Real Name: Zelda (last name unrevealed)
Occupation: Waitress at Coffee A-Go-Go
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: None
Powers/Abilities:
First Appearance: "Uncanny" X-Men #7
History:
List of Appearances:
"Uncanny" X-Men #7 (while at work, talks with Bobby Drake and Hank McCoy)
"Uncanny" X-Men #14 (at work, talks with Bobby Drake and Hank McCoy. Bobby asks her out, but is suddenly called off, and runs off, telling Zelda that he'll have to take a rain check on the date tonight. Whereto Zelda answers "Rain check!?, I wouldn't go out with you again of ot was a tropical monsoon!)

Zemo, Harbin
Real Name: Harbin Zemo
Occupation: Baron (1st Baron Zemo)
Other Aliases: Baron Zemo
Place of Birth: Germany
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: Heinrich Zemo (descendant, aka Baron Zemo I, deceased), Helmut Zemo (descendant, aka Baron Zemo II)
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: None
Powers/Abilities: Excellent swordsman
First Appearance: Avengers/Thunderbolts #1
History:
List of Appearances:
Avengers/Thunderbolts #1 (in 1480, helped fight off barbarians, given the title of Baron, thereby becoming the first Baron Zemo)
Avengers/Thunderbolts #6

Zedrao, General
Real Name: Zedrao
Occupation: General in the Skrullian Army
Other Aliases:
Place of Birth:
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Skrull Army
Source of Powers: Member if the alien race of skrulls
Powers/Abilities: Has the ability to shange shape and form. Long lifespan (circa 210 years). Ruthless and ambitious
First Appearance:
History:
List of Appearances:
Avengers Annual 14 (send Avengers out to look for Nebula, send them to Kral)

Zenn-Lavian
See: Appendix, Alien Races, Zenn-Lavian

Zero
Real Name: None
Occupation: Terrorist
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Creation: Unrevealed, presumably in the Nor-Am Pact region, circa 40th century A.D
Creator: ?
Group Affiliation: Mutant Liberation Front
Source Of Powers: Android construction
Powers: Ability to create teleportational warps through which he and others can travel, but he can never teleport to any location he has never been
First Appearance: New Mutants Vol.1 #86
List Of Appearances;
New Mutants Vol.1 #86 (teleported Mutant Liberation Front on an arson mission)
New Mutants Vol.1 #87-88 (teleportated Mutant Liberation Front members to safety after they freed Skids and Rusty)
X-Force #1 (teleportated Mutant Liberation Front away from confrontation with X-Force)
X-Factyor #77 (teleportated Mutant Liberation Front on their mission to free Nasty Boys)
Cable Vol.1 #1-2 (with Mutant Liberation Front)
X-Men #14
X-Force #16 (brought Cyclops and Jean Grey to Stryfe)
X-Force #17 (part of origin)

Zero G
Real Name: Alexander "Alex" Power
Occupation: Student, adventurer
Other Aliases: (current) Zero G (forner) Gee, Destroyer, Powerpak, Powerhouse
Place of Birth: Richmond, Virginia
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: James (father), Margaret (mother), Jack (brother, aka Mass Master), Julie (sister, aka Lightspeed), Katie (sister, aka Energizer), Roy Craig (grandfather)
Group Affiliation: Power Pack, New Warriors
Source of Powers: Transferral of powers from Aelyfyre Whitemane
Powers: Able to negate gravity on himself and others; limited flight, superhuman strength
First Appearance (as Gee): Power Pack #1
First Appearance (as Destroyer): Power Pack #27
First Appearance (as Powerpak): New Warriors Vol.1 #47
First Appearance (as Powerhouse): New Warriors Vol.1 #64
First Appearance (as Zero G): Power Pack: Peer Pressure #1
List of Appearances:
Power Pack #1-4 (with Power Pack, gained powers, fought Snarks)
New Warriors Vol.1 #47-51 (stole powers of his siblings, joined the New Warriors, aided them against the Sphinx)
Green Goblin #2 (alongside New Warriors fights Green Goblin V)
New Warriors Vol.2 #1 (asked by Speedball if he would rejoin the New Warriors, declines his offer)
Power Pack: Peer Pressure #1 (adopted Zero G alias)

Zeus
Real Name: Zeus
Occupation: Supreme monarch of the Olympian gods
Other Aliases: Jupiter, Jove
Place Of Birth: Mount Lycaem, Arcadia
Marital Status: Married
Known Relatives: Ouranos (grandfather, deceased), Gaea (grandmother), Cronus (father), Rhea (mother), Hera (wife, sister), Pluto (brother), Neptune (brother), Demeter (sister), Vesta (sister), Persephone (niece, sister-in-law), Apollo (son), Ares (son), Dionysus (son), Hephaestus (son), Hercules (son), Athena (daughter), Hermes (son), Artemis (daughter), Hebe (daughter), Helen of Troy (daughter, deceased), Venus (daughter), Eros I (grandson), Atum (aka Demogorge, uncle), Thor I (uncle)
Group Affiliation: Gods of Olympus
Source Of Powers: Member of the superhumans known as the gods of Olympus
Powers: Superhuman strength, speed, stamina, durability, agility and reflexes; immortality; able to manipulate cosmic and mystical energy to fire energy bolts, open interdimensional portals, and change his shape
First Appearance: Journey Into Mystery Annual 1
List Of Appearances:
Journey Into Mystery Annual 1 (first met Thor I)
Thor Vol.1 #129 (was unable to break Hercules' Olympian contract with Pluto)
Avengers Vol.1 #38 (exiled Hercules to Earth)
Avengers Vol.1 #49-50 (exiled with other Olympian gods to another dimension by Typhon, rescued by Hercules, revoked Hercules' exile, sent Typhon to Tartarus)
Thor Vol.1 #164 (thwarted Pluto's attempt to conquer Earth)
Avengers Vol.1 #100 (overthrown by alliance of Ares and the Enchantress, restored to power by Avengers)
Thor Vol.1 #221-222 (resisted failed attempt by Ares and Pluto to foment war between Olympus and Asgard)
Champions #1-3 (thwarted conspiracy by Pluto, Ares and Hyppolyta to overthrow him)
Thor Annual 5 (revealed pact made a milennia ago to end war between Asgard and Olympus)
Thor Vol.1 #300-301 (revealed alliance with Odin and other Earth sky-gods against Celestials, imparted a portion of his power to resurrect Odin and Asgardians)
Avengers Vol.1 #281-85
Solo Avengers #11 (after learning about the conflict between Dionysos and Hercules, decides to "banish" Dionysos to Earth)
New Mutants Vol.1 #81 (flashback, taught Hercules a lesson about his responsibility to mortals)
Marvel Comics Presents #12
New Warriors Vol.2 #10 (the New Warriors are brought before Zeus by Hercules. Hercules tells Zeus that Aegis has stolen Hercules' breastplate, but Zeus himself tells that it was a gift by Athena. Zeus and Hercules decides that Aegis needs to go through a test. After the test Bolt talks with Zeus about the Legacy Virus, but Zeus tells him that there is nothing he can do about it)

Zewicky, Mrs.
Real Name: Zewicky (first name unrevealed)
Occupation: Retired
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Presumed married
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: None
Powers/Abilities: None
First Appearance: Amazing Spider-Man Vol.1 #240
History:
List of Appearances:
Amazing Spider-Man Vol.1 #240 (revealed as Adrian Toomes neighboor)

Zipper
Real Name: Unrevealed
Occupation: Criminal, Speedo's second-in-command
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Speedo's gang
Source of Powers: None
Powers/Abilities: Loyal, devoted, good planner
First Appearance: Solo Avengers #9
History:
List of Appearances:
Solo Avengers #9 (alongside his boss Speedo plans to set-up Hawkeye and Blind Justice. When Blind Justice comes to take Speedo down, he tells him that Zipper has deserted him)

Zippo
Real Name: Unrevealed
Occupation: Criminal
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Bush Rangers
Source of Powers: Experimentation by government scientists
Powers/Abilities: Zippo can change his shape and wore a costume that allowed him to fire energy from his fists.
Cause of Death: Killed by X-Force.
First Appearance: X-Force #125
List of Appearances:
X-Force #125 (Is seen in crowd when Agent Wright reveals the Bush Rangers’ origin.)
X-Force #126 (Seen in crowds as the Bush Rangers attack X-Force.)
X-Force #127 (Named, helped Tray beat on the Spike. Later killed among various others pretending to be Spike.)
Final Appearance: X-Force #127

Ziran The Tester
Real Name: Ziran
Occupation: Experimenter, implementer
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed, possibly inapplicable
Known Relatives: Unrevealed, possibly inapplicable
Group Affiliation: The Fourth Celestial Host
Source Of Powers: Unrevealed
Powers: Unrevealed
First Appearance: Eternals Vol.1 #19
List Of Appearances;
Eternals Vol.1 #19
Thor Vol.1 #300

Zlotty, Hank
Real Name: Hank Zlotty
Occupation: Owner of an X-Force Café
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: None
Powers/Abilities:
First Appearance: X-Force #127
List of Appearances:
X-Force #127 (Is interviewed while X-Force is on mission in space. Is upset because he was told he would be the only X-Force Café in Des Moines, but another franchise was put there.)

Z'Nox
See: Appendix, Alien Races, Z'Nox

Zodiac I
Group Leader at time of disbandment: Taurus I (deceased)
Former Group Leaders: None
Members at time of disbandment:
, Aquarius II (deceased), Aries III (deceased), Cancer I (deceased), Capricorn I (deceased), Gemini I (deceased), Leo I (deceased), Libra I (presumed deceased), Pisces I (deceased), Sagittarius I (deceased), Jake Fury/Scorpio I, Virgo I (deceased)
Former Members: Aquarius I, Aries I (deceased), Aries II
First Appearance: Avengers Vol.1 #72
List Of Appearances;
Avengers Vol.1 #72 (fought Avengers, Nick Fury impersonating Scorpio)
Avengers Vol.1 #82 (death of Aries I)
Iron Man Vol.1 #35-36 (Aquarius I, Capricorn I and Sagittarius I fought Daredevil and Iron Man)
Daredevil Vol.1 #73 (Aquarius I, Capricorn I and Sagittarius I fought Daredevil and Iron Man)
Avengers Vol.1 #120-122 (fought Avengers, all leaders captured)
Iron Man Vol.1 #183-185 (Taurus I ordrered Aquarius II and Aries III to kill Iron Man)
West Coast Avengers Vol.2 #26 (all members killed except Taurus I and Scorpio I)
West Coast Avengers Vol.2 #29 (death of Taurus I)
Final Appearance: West Coast Avengers Vol.2 #26

Zodiac II
Current Group Leader: Jake Fury/Scorpio I
Former Group Leaders: None
Current Members: Aquarius III, Aries V, Cancer II, Capricorn II, Gemini II, Libra II, Pisces II, Sagittarius III, Taurus III, Virgo II
Former Members: Aries IV (destroyed), Leo III (destroyed), Sagittarius II (destroyed), Taurus II (destroyed)
First Appearance (in shadow): Defenders #49
First Appearance (fully seen): Defenders #50
List Of Appearances;
Defenders #49-50 (fought Defenders, seemingly death of Jake Fury)
Defenders #63-65 (Libra II and Sagittarius II, fought Defenders)
Iron Man Vol.1 #183 (Taurus II, fought Iron Man I)
West Coast Avengers Annual 1 (Quicksilver hires Zodiac to attack Avengers)
West Coast Avengers Vol.2 #26 (killed all human Zodiac members except Taurus I)
West Coast Avengers Vol.2 #27-28

Zodiac III
Current Leader:
Former Leaders:
Current Members: Scorpio IV?, Aquarius IV?, Aries VI?, Cancer III?, Capricorn III?, Madison Jeffries/Gemini III, Leo IV?, Libra IV?, Pisces III?, Sagittarius IV?, Taurus IV?, Virgo III?
Former Members:
First Appearance: Alpha Flight Vol.2 #1
History: Not much has been revealed about the newest Zodiac team. So far the only known member is former Alpha Flight member Madison Jeffries (see: Gemini III)
List Of Appearances:
Alpha Flight Vol.2 #1 (Sagittarius, Pisces, Scorpio, Taurus, Virgo)
Alpha Flight Vol.2 #5 (Virgo hit by car)
Alpha Flight Vol.2 #7 (Scorpio fights Alpha Flight)
Alpha Flight Vol.2 #10 (Scorpio, Taurus, Virgo fights Alpha Flight)
Alpha Flight Vol.2 #12 (Aquarius, Aries, Cancer, Capricorn, Gemini, Leo, Libra fights Alpha Flight)

Zoga
Real Name: Zoga
Occupation: Criminal
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Atlantis
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Ally of Ruthar
Source Of Powers: Zoga is a atlantean
Powers: Like all Atlantean, Zoga has the ability to live underwater for infinity periods of
time, while he isn't able to live on the surface more than three minutes
First Appearance: Marvel Comics Presents #7
List Of Appearances:
Marvel Comics Presents #7 (fought Namor)

Zola, Arnim
Real Name: Arnim Zola
Occupation: Master geneticist
Other Aliases: The Bio-Fanatic
Place Of Birth: Weisshorn Mountain, Switzerland
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: Ally of the Skeleton Crew, agent of the Red Skull
Source Of Powers: Re-creation into a genetically engineered body
Powers: ESP box that allows him to manipulate his creations
First Appearance: Captain America Vol.1 #208
List Of Appearances:
Captain America Vol.1 #208-212 (alongside the Red Skull and Nazi X, fought Captain America, Sharon Carter and Donna Maria Puentes, attempted to give Nazi X Captain America's face)
Super-Villain Team-Up #17 (aided Red Skull I and Hate-Monger I in their attempt to conquer the Earth)
Avengers Annual 13 (created "Pseudo-Hulks"; attempted to steal equipment of Dr. Bruce Banner, and kidnap Dr. Henry Pym and Dr. Reed Richards; battled the Avengers)
X-Factor Annual 3 (flashback, attended meeting of geneticists in Geneva)
Captain America Vol.1 #350 (flashback, created new body for the Red Skull)
Marvel Comics Presents #24 (battled Shamrock)
Captain America Vol.1 #383 (flashback, defended castle against intruders; witnessed Red Skull's battle with Brock Rumlow)
Captain America Vol.1 #387 (informed the Red Skull his spare clonal bodies had been destroyed)
Captain America Vol.1 #393-394 (with Primus units, rescued the Skeleton Crew; helped the Red Skull, Mother Night & Crossbones fake their deaths)
Captain America Vol.1 #395-396 (with Doughboy, retrieved Skullhouse for the Red Skull; fought Captain America and Thor II)
Marvel Comics Presents #24 (teamed with Mr. Fitzgerald to strip Shamrock of her powers, and duplicate it to make an army of super-soldiers, defeated)
Marvel Comics Presents #106 (flashback, shown to have used members of Der Jarrmachet in experiments)
Captain America Vol.1 #437 (informed the Red Skull he was dying of Super-Soldier Serum degeneration)
Thunderbolts #4 (revealed to have employed the Rat Pack and Wrecking Crew; usurped castle of Dr. Doom; battled and captured by the Thunderbolts)
Deadpool #0 (sent army of clones after Deadpool, bargained for his life)
Wolverine Vol.1 #139 (battled Wolverine and Cable, captured Viper II)

Zoltaro
Real Name: Zoltaro (first name unrevealed)
Occupation: International terrorist
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Russia
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: None
Cause of Death: Choked to death by the Kingpin
First Appearance: Spider-Man/Kingpin: To The Death
List of Appearances:
Spider-Man/Kingpin: To The Death (came to America to trade for samples of Kingpin's "Death's Arrow" drug, tried double-cross and kill Kingpin, killed by him instead)
Final Appearance: Spider-Man/Kingpin: To The Death

Zombie
Real Name: Simon Garth
Occupation: Former president and founder of Garwood Industries, a coffee manufacturer
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Birmingham, Alabama
Marital Status: Divorced
Known Relatives: Donna Garth Mason (daughter), Bruce Mason (son-in-law), Miranda Garth (ex-wife)
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: Transformation into an undead life-form
Powers: Superhuman strength, healing ability; controlled by whomever holds amulet that matches the one around his neck
First Appearance: Menace #5
List of Appearances:
Menace #5 (sent to capture Donna Garth by Gyps; turned against power of the amulet, killed Gyps)
Tales of the Zombie#1 (origin recounted)
Tales of the Zombie#2-8/Bizarre Adventures#33 (controlled by various owners)
Tales of the Zombie#9 (existence as a zombie ended)
Daredevil Vol.1 #311 (re-animated by Calypso, fought Daredevil)
Spider-Man '97 Annual (fought Spider-Man on behalf of Calypso)
Spider-Man Unlimited #20 (put under control of Lilith I, fought Spider-Man and Hannibal King, returned to New Orleans by King)
Strange Tales Vol.3 #1 (body again put under the control of others)

Zon
Real Name: Zon
Occupation: Servant of the High Evolutionary
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: New Wundagore
Marital Status: Single
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: New Immortals
Source of Powers: Genetic engineering
Powers: Able to project flames from her body
First Appearance: Thor Vol.1 #422
List of Appearances:
Thor Vol.1 #422 (created aboard New Wundagore by the High Evolutionary)
Thor Vol.1 #423 (knocked unconscious by Count Tagar)
Thor Vol.1 #424-425 (used her flames to control Nobilus' rage; with other New Immortals, witnessed birth of a new Celestial)
Thor Vol.1 #447-450 (with New Immortals, investigated the Celestials' assault upon Ego)

Zorn
Real Name: Ambassador Zorn
Occupation: Skrull Ambassador to earth
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed location in the Skrull Empire of the 22nd Century
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: Member of the Deviant Skrull race
Powers: Shapeshifting
First Appearance: Marvel: The Lost Generation #8
List of Appearances:
Marvel: The Lost Generation #8 (protested Cassandra Locke's journey into the past; assured the effects of her actions would be minimized)
Marvel: The Lost Generation #1 (attempted to brand Pixie as a traitor; thwarted by arrival of Omega-20 with evidence of Skrull hostility against earth)

Zorr
Real Name: Zorr
Occupation: Servant of Maximus
Other Aliases: None
Place of Creation: Attilan, the Himalayas
Creator: Maximus
Marital Status: Inapplicable
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: Robotic construction
Powers/Abilities: Superhuman strength and durability, equipped with a hypnotic inducer capable of rendering its opponents unconscious
First Appearance: Fantastic Four Vol.1 #82
List of Appearances:
Fantastic Four Vol.1 #82 (sent by Maximus to halt Mr. Fantastic, the Thing, and the Human Torch II; defeated them)
Fantastic Four Vol.1 #83 (fought by recovered Fantastic Four, deactivated)

Zorr The Conqueror
Real Name: Zorr
Occupation: Conqueror
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Unrevealed alien planet
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source Of Powers:
Powers:
Cause Of Death: Killed by Nova-Prime
First Appearance: Nova Vol.1 #1
List Of Appearances:
Nova Vol.1 #1 (revealed to have mortally wounded Nova-Prime, fought Nova, killed by Nova-Prime)
Nova Vol.1 #8 (flashback)

Zreate'th
See: Appendix, Other Dimensions, Zreate'th

Zukistan
See: Appendix; Marvel Countries; Zukistan

Zum Corporation
See: Appendix: M.U Companies, Zum Corporation

Zunbar, Mr.
Real Name: Zunbar (first name unrevealed)
Occupation: Mad scientist
Other Aliases: None
Place of Birth: Unrevealed
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: None
First Appearance: Sub-Mariner Comics #35
List of Appearances:
Sub-Mariner Comics #35 (planned to put Sub-Mariner's brain in body of his creation "Elmer"; foiled when Elmer was slain in battle with Sub-Mariner)

Zundamites
See: Appendix, Alien Races, Zundamites

Zuni
Real Name: Zuni
Occupation: Member of the royal family
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Wakanda
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: Bashenga (ancestor, deceased), Azzari the Wise (grandfather, deceased), T'Chaka (uncle), T'Challa (cousin, aka Black Panther), Jakarra (cousin, deceased), Khanata (cousin), Joshua Itobo (cousin), Ishanta (cousin), Mary (cousin), "Wheeler" (cousin-by-marriage, deceased), unnamed cousin-once-removed
Group Affiliation: Black Musketeers, Wakanda Royal Family
Source Of Powers: None
First Appearance: Black Panther Vol.1 #8
List Of Appearances:
Black Panther Vol.1 #8 (with other members of the royal family had meeting with N'Gassi about the threat of Jakarra)
Black Panther Vol.1 #9 (alongside the other Black Musketeers fights Jakarra)
Black Panther Vol.1 #10 (alongside the other Black Musketeers fights Jakarra, joined by Black Panther)

Zuras
Real Name: Zuras
Occupation: Leader of Eternals of Earth
Other Aliases: Zeus
Place Of Birth: Titanos (unrevealed location)
Marital Status: Married
Known Relatives: Kronos (father, discorporated), Alars (brother, aka Mentor), unnamed wife, Thena (daughter), Sui-san (sister-in-law, deceased), Eros (nephew, aka Starfox), Thanos (nephew)
Group Affiliation: Leader of Eternals of Earth
Source Of Powers: Zuras was on of the Eternals
Powers: Above norman intelligence, superhuman strenght, speed, doslike stamina and durability, subsonic flight, and possessed the ability to manipulate cosmic energy to create force fields and re.shape objects
Cause Of Death: Killed by the celestials Gammenon and Jemiah
First Appearance: Eternals Vol.1 #5
List Of Appearances;
Eternals Vol.1 #5
Eternals Vol.1 #10-12
Eternals Vol.1 #14-18
Thor Vol.1 #287
Thor Vol.1 #291
Thor Vol.1 #300 (left brain dead)
Thor Vol.1 #301 (death revealed)
Iron Man Annual 6 (spirit left body)
Final Appearance (as living being): Thor Vol.1 #300

Zuri
Real Name: Zuri
Occupation: Warrior, mentor to T'Challa
Other Aliases: None
Place Of Birth: Wakanda
Marital Status: Unrevealed
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source Of Powers: None
Abilities: Excellent hand-to-hand fighter
First Appearance: Black Panther Vol.3 #1
List Of Appearances:
Black Panther Vol.3 #1 (alongside Black Panther in the US to look for the killer of a young child)
Black Panther Vol.3 #2 (first meeting with Ross revealed)
Black Panther Vol.3 #4
Black Panther Vol.3 #5

Zzutak
Real Name: None
Occupation: Servant of Yucoya-Tzin; embodiment of Aztec god
Other Aliases: None
Place of Creation: Sierra Madre Mountains, Mexico
Creator: Frank Johnson
Marital Status: Inapplicable
Known Relatives: None
Group Affiliation: None
Source of Powers: Creation through the use of magical paints
Powers: Superhuman strength and size, responds to the mental commands of Yucoya-Tzin
First Appearance: Strange Tales Vol.1 #88
List of Appearances:
Strange Tales Vol.1 #88 (painted by Frank Johnson, brought to life; planned by Yucoya-Tzin to be used in an army of monsters, defeated by a second monster created by Frank Johnson, buried underground)
Fantastic Four Unlimited #7 (revived by Frank Johnson, but then defeated again by the second monster, empowered by the Fantastic Four)

Zzzax
Real Name: Zzzax
Occupation: Inapplicable
Other Aliases: The Living Dynamo, formerly Rozzz
Place Of Creation: Consolidated Edison power plant, New York
Creator: A group of terrorists
Group Affiliation: Formerly allied with Graviton
Source Of Powers: Zzzax is a electromagnetic field in humanoid form
Powers/Abilities: Superhuman strenght and stamina, demi-godlike durability, has the ability to absorb electromagnetic fields, and make fire blasts, besides abilities to absorb thoughts, desires and psionic energy from human brains
First Appearance: Incredible Hulk Vol.2 #166
List Of Appearances;
Incredible Hulk Vol.2 #166 (fought Hulk, seemingly destroyed)
Power Man #47
Incredible Hulk Vol.1 #285 (rematch with Hulk)
West Coast Avengers Vol.2 #12-13
Incredible Hulk Vol.2 #325-327
Incredible Hulk Vol.2 #330
Marvel Comics Presents #8 (fought Iron Man)