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Masters of Evil

The Masters of Evil is the name of various groups of super villains and their motive is usually to defeat or humiliate the Avengers. Leaders have included both Baron Zemos, Ultron, the Mandarin, Klaw, Doctor Octopus, Egghead, the Crimson Cowl, Machinesmith, Whirlwind, the Hood, Jonas Harrow, Max Fury and Lightmaster.

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    Baron Heinrich Zemo 

Baron Heinrich Zemo

See Baron Zemo


    Black Knight 

Black Knight (Nathan Garrett)

See Black Knight


Melter (Bruno Horgan)

See Iron Man: Enemies

    Radioactive Man 

Radioactive Man (Chen Lu)

A nuclear physicist and Communist agent in the People's Republic of China, Chen Lu is a Chinese superhero who's nationality has seen him come into conflict with American heroes. He has the ability to control and emit deadly forms of radiation.

  • Atomic Superpower: Chen Lu can manipulate high levels of radiation for various effects.
  • Bald of Evil: Radiation made his hair fall off, and he was villainous for a long time.
  • Evil Genius: He's an expert on radiation and nuclear physics. He is among the world's foremost authorities on the effects radiation has on human anatomy along with Doctor Octopus.
  • Hazmat Suit: Is wearing one lately.
  • Heel–Face Turn: As a member of the Thunderbolts.
  • I Love Nuclear Power: His origin was him roughly exposing himself to lots of radiation and getting superpowers from it.
  • Person of Mass Destruction: Anyone who knows anything about radiation knows that his super power alone makes him this.
  • Poisonous Person: His powers means he constantly in a hazmat suit, and both human and superhuman alike are in danger of being poisoned by his power if he removes it for too long.
  • Sickly Green Glow: His body is always glowing green thanks to gamma radiation.


Enchantress (Amora)

See The Enchantress


Executioner (Skurge)

See The Mighty Thor Giants



See Ultron for more info.

    Klaw (Ulysses Klaue)

See Black Panther: Enemies for more info.

    Whirlwind (David Cannon)

See Ant-Man for more info.

    Beetle I 

Beetle I (Abner Jenkins)


Egghead (Elihas Starr)

See Ant-Man


Moonstone (Karla Sofen)


Scorpion (Mac Gargan)


Shocker (Herman Schultz)

    Tiger Shark 

Tiger Shark (Todd Arliss)

     Absorbing Man (Carl "Crusher" Creel) 

     Baron Helmut Zemo 

     Blackout (Marcus Daniels) 

     Black Mamba (Tanya Sealy) 

     Fixer (Paul Norbert Ebersol) 

     Goliath (Erik Josten) 

     Grey Gargoyle (Paul Pierre Duval) 

     Mister Hyde (Calvin Zabo) 

     Screaming Mimi (Melissa Joan Gold) 

     Titania (Mary MacPherran) 

     The Wrecking Crew 

    Yellowjacket (Rita DeMara)

See Ant-Man

    Doctor Octopus (Otto Octavius)

See the Doctor Octopus page for more info.

    Gargantua (Edward Cobert)

A former SHIELD scientist working to create superhumans on the Olympus Project. He applied his methods to himself and became a super-strong giant at the cost of his intellect.

  • 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 20–25 feet, giving him superhuman strength and durability.
  • Dumb Muscle: The experiment cause Edward to be stuck in giant-size with a greatly limited intelligence.
  • Mighty Glacier: 50 feet tall, but can’t throw a punch any quicker than mountain. His strength, durability and sheer height make up for this.
  • 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.
  • Sizeshifter: Although he can't shrink past 20–25 feet.

    Jackhammer (Matthew Banham)

    Oddball (Elton Healey)
A criminal Juggler. Formerly of the Death-Throws, an entire team of criminal jugglers.

    Powderkeg (Frank Skorina)
Secretes an explosive on his hands which is impact-detonated by his punches.

    Puff Adder (Gordon Fraley)

See the Captain America Snake Themed Enemies page for more info.


Aqueduct (Peter Van Zante)

See the Ghost Rider Enemies page for more info.


Bison (William "Billy" Kitson)

See the The Mighty Thor Enemies page for more info.


Blackwing (Joseph Manfredi)

See the Captain America: Rogues Gallery page for more info.


Boomerang (Fred Myers)

See the Spider-Man: Rogues Gallery, A to H page for more info.


Cardinal (Donald Clendenon)

See the Thunderbolts page for more info.


Constrictor (Frank Payne)

See the Captain America: Rogues Gallery page for more info.

    Crimson Cowl 

Crimson Cowl (Justine Hammer)

See the Iron Man: Enemies page for more info.


Cyclone (Pierre Fresson)

See the Thunderbolts Original Series Members page for more info.


Dragonfly (Veronica Dultry)

One of Nefaria's Ani-Men, originally just a costumed crook who was later mutated into a permanent form. Can mesmerize others into immobility with the hum from her wings.

    Eel II 

Eel II (Edward Lavell)

See the Captain America Snake Themed Enemies page for more info.

    Flying Tiger 

Flying Tiger

A former football player, Flying Tiger first appeared as an enemy of the original Spider-Woman, Jessica Drew.

    Gypsy Moth 

Gypsy Moth (Sybil Dvorak)
Click here to see Skein 

See the Thunderbolts page for more info.


Hydro-Man (Morris "Morrie" Bench)

See the Spider-Man: Rogues Gallery, A to H page for more info.


Icemaster (Bradley Kroon)

Icemaster is an ice controlling villain. His original appearance was in a Hostess Fruit Pies ad.

  • An Ice Person: The Icemaster can generate and control ice. He can create blasts of cold, ice missiles and walls of ice from ambient moisture, as well as forming sleet, snow, and freezing rain.
  • An Ice Suit: Covers himself in a casing of ice when using his powers.
  • Barbie Doll Anatomy: When covered in ice his nether regions have no detail.
  • Canon Immigrant: Icemaster was created for one of a series of Hostess advertisements placed in various issues of a number of Marvel comics in the 1980s. He entered Marvel proper in Thunderbolts #24 1999.
  • Freeze Ray: Can generate blasts of freezing cold.


Joystick (Janice Yanizeski)

See the Spider-Man: Rogues Gallery, I to Z page for more info.


Lodestone (Andrea Haggard)


Machinesmith (Samuel "Starr" Saxon)

See the Captain America: Central Rogues Gallery page for more info.


Man-Ape (M'Baku)

See the Black Panther: Enemies page for more info.


Man-Killer (Katrina Luisa Van Horn)

See the Thunderbolts page for more info.



Villain with sand powers.

  • Blob Monster: Can become soft sand or a hard rock.
  • Dishing Out Dirt: Quicksand is able to alter the shape of her body in a variety of ways for various purposes. She is able to essentially sculpt her body to create blunt weaponry, such as transforming her hands into large hammers or transfiguring her body into a cage. She is also able to alter her human shape and appear as a pile of sand, which can enable her to potentially squeeze through exceptionally small spaces and then reform herself at will. Quicksand is also able to disperse her body and, through some unknown means, generate intense winds over a small area. Essentially, she creates a sand storm by using her own body.
  • Elemental Shapeshifter: Quicksand has the ability to transform the tissues of her body into a malleable substance very similar to sand.
  • From a Single Cell: Even if she were to be shattered or grounded into an inert form, her consciousness would be completely unharmed and she would simply reform herself. She could still reform herself even if the material of her body was spread out over great distances, it would simply take longer.
  • Genius Bruiser
  • I Just Want to Be Normal: At least at first, but she eventually learns to love her appearance and powers.
  • No Name Given: Her name has never been mentioned.


Scorcher (Steven Hudak)

See the Spider-Man: Rogues Gallery, I to Z page for more info.




Shockwave (Lancaster Sneed)
See the Iron Man: Enemies page for more info.


Slyde (Jalome Beacher)

See the Spider-Man: Rogues Gallery, I to Z page for more info.


Sunstroke (Sol Brodstroke)


Supercharger (Ronald "Ronnie" Hiliard)

See the Spider-Man: Rogues Gallery, I to Z page for more info.


See Incredible Hulk: Central Rogues Gallery for more information.

    Black Talon (Samuel Barone)

See Deadpool: Rogues Gallery for more information.

    Brothers Grimm (Percy and Barton Grimes)

The Brothers Grimm are two sets of twin supervillains who are brothers, They are an Enemy of Spider-Man, Spider-Woman and the Avengers.

  • Knockout Gas: They have shown the ability to shoot gas, powder, "twinkle dust" and high tensile gold thread from their gloves.

    Carrion (William Allen)

See Spider-Man: Rogues Gallery, A to H for more information.

    Crossfire (William Cross)

A former CIA Agent who became a criminal and organized an army of mercenaries, Crossfire lost his left eye and left ear in an explosion, replacing them with cybernetic implants. He primarily antagonizes Hawkeye, and by extension Mockingbird and the Avengers. However, he ultimately goes where the money is.

See Hawkeye: Enemies

    Daimon Hellstrom

See Son Of Satan for more information.

    Diablo (Esteban Corazón de Ablo)

See Fantastic Four Central Rogues Gallery for more information.

    Firebrand (Richard L. "Rick" Dennison)

See Iron Man: Enemies for more information.

    Griffin (John "Johnny" Horton)

John Horton was a petty crook who was changed by a scientist working for the Secret Empire organization.

  • Beast Man: Looks like a humanoid lion with eagle's wings.
  • Flying Brick: The Griffin has superhuman strength, speed, agility, and durability, with enhanced human reflexes/reactions. His wings enable him to fly at 150–160 mph.
  • From Nobody to Nightmare: A normal human thug to a genetic freak.
  • Mix-and-Match Critters: A surgeon/scientist working for the Secret Empire surgically grafted a mane, large wings, lion-like paws, and a spiked prehensile tail to Johnny's body.
  • Our Gryphons Are Different: He's a human who was transformed into a creature resembling the mythical creature.
  • Outliving One's Offspring: He's still alive while his daughter Elena Rodriguez died saving other SHIELD agents from Hydra.

    Killer Shrike (Simon Maddicks)

See Incredible Hulk: Rogues Gallery for more information.

    Lady Stilt-Man/Stilt-Man IV (Callie Ryan)

See Daredevil: Rogues Gallery for more information.

    Lascivious (Davida DeVito)

The first Titania, a member of the Grapplers. She was slain by the Scourge, then revived by The Hood in order to kill the Punisher.

  • Leotard of Power: She wears one, fitting for a pro-wrestler.
  • Living Aphrodisiac: She gained the ability to stimulate and influence the part of the brain that regulates passion and sexual attraction, forcing her enemies to fall deeply in love with her or anyone she chooses (hence her new codename).
  • Meaningful Rename: Originally she went by the codename of Titania, but after being revived she changed it to Lascivious to fit her new powers. And so it doesn't conflict with Mary McFerran, the better known Titania.
  • Red Eyes, Take Warning: When using her powers, her eyes glow red.
  • Super Strength: Gained super strength, being capable of lifting at least 2 tons.
  • Wrestler in All of Us: A former pro-wrestler.

    Letha (Hellen Feliciano)

Formerly a member of the Grapplers, Letha was slain by the Scourge of the Underworld during the Bar With No Name massacre. She was later revived by the Hood, who gave her rage-inducing powers.

  • Back from the Dead: She and Letha were among the many lesser known villains killed by the Scourge that were revived by The Hood.
  • Boobs of Steel: She's quite busty and just like the other Grapplers, very strong.
  • Braids of Action: Has her hair in a long braid that reaches her waist.
  • Breast Plate: Which helps emphasize her assets.


See Deadpool: Rogues Gallery for more info.

    Max Fury

Max Fury is a life model decoy prototype that is able to think for himself. He was reprogrammed using the Zodiac Key and is unique among LMDs because he does not have any AI programming.

    Pink Pearl (Pearl Gross)

See Alpha Flight: Rogues Gallery for more information.

    Porcupine (Roger Gocking)

See Captain America: Rogues Gallery for more information.

    Princess Python (Zelda DuBois) 

    Ringer (Keith Kraft)


See Doctor Strange Enemies for more information.

    Squid (Don Callahan)

See Spider-Man: Rogues Gallery, I to Z for more information.


See Spider-Man: Rogues Gallery, I to Z for more information.

    Vengeance (Kowalski)

See Ghost Rider (Title Character) for more information.

    Whiplash (Anton Vanko)

See Iron Man: Enemies for more information.


Lightmaster (Dr. Edward Lansky)

Edward Lansky was a physics professor and vice-chancellor of Empire State University who turned to crime and became a criminal mastermind as a way to prevent budget cuts for higher education that would have negatively affected the university.

  • Blinded by the Light: His suit can emit blinding bursts of light.
  • Clothes Make the Superman: His suit uses gravity-pump circuitry to allow him to manipulate photons.
  • Hard Light: Lightmaster uses solid light to make hammers, sharp axes, and concussive bursts. He can also use it to fly.
  • I Believe I Can Fly: Flies by harnessing the energy of photons (somehow).
  • Light 'em Up: All of his powers derive from the manipulation of photons.

    Madame Masque (Giulietta Nefaria a.k.a. Whitney Frost) 

Madame Masque (Giulietta Nefaria a.k.a. Whitney Frost)

See Iron Man: Enemies for more details.

    Derek Bishop 

Derek Bishop

Kate Bishops father.

See Hawkeye: Supporting Characters for more details.

    Eleanor Bishop 

Eleanor Bishop

Kate Bishops mother.

See Hawkeye: Supporting Characters for more details.

    Graviton (Franklin Hall) 

Graviton (Franklin Hall)

See Avengers: Enemies for more details.

    Lady Bullseye (Maki Matsumoto) 

Lady Bullseye (Maki Matsumoto)

See the Daredevil: Rogues Gallery page for more details.

    MODOK Superior 

MODOK Superior

A clone of the original M.O.D.O.K. created by A.I.M. who currently works for S.H.I.E.L.D.



See Satana for more details.