Characters / Masters Of Evil Doctor Octopus Members

The team

Doctor Octopus (Otto Octavius)

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Gargantua (Edward Cobert)

  • Attack of the 50-Foot Whatever: Gargantua possesses the ability to draw upon mass from another dimension in order to grow in stature and strength. Since his first appearance, he remains stuck at a minimum height of approximately 2025 feet, giving him superhuman strength and durability.
  • Dumb Muscle: The experiment cause Edward to be stuck in giant-size with a greatly limited intelligence.
  • Phlebotinum-Induced Stupidity: He was a S.H.I.E.L.D. Academy graduate, and earned a PhD. in biochemistry, before he self-tested Project: Lazarus. Now he's a giant with limited intelligence.
  • Professor Guinea Pig: Edward Cobert started out as a S.H.I.E.L.D. agent and scientist working on an experiment called Project: Lazarus (also known as the Olympus Project) that has tested on himself.
  • Size Shifter: Although he can't shrink past 2025 feet.

Jackhammer (Matthew Banham)

  • Super Strength: He has gained superhuman strength from a treatment at Power Broker, Inc.

Oddball (Elton Healey)

Powderkeg (Frank Skorina)

  • Super Strength: Powderkeg is superhumanly strong and highly resistant to injury.

Puff Adder (Gordon Fraley)

  • Breath Weapon: The cowl of Puff Adder's costume contains a pressurized container of noxious gas which can be released from his mouth area
  • Size Shifter: Puff Adder has the mutant ability to enlarge, or "puff up," his body to make himself stronger and more massive in build.