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Beast

Hank McCoy

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History

Henry Phillip McCoy's father, Norton McCoy, worked at a nuclear power plant where he was exposed to massive amounts of radiation, during an accident. Norton was unharmed, but the radiation affected his genes and, as a result, his and Edna's son, Henry, was born a mutant. Unlike most mutants, Henry showed signs of mutation from birth: unusually large hands and feet. A pro... read more

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Origin

Full name Henry Philip McCoy
Alter Egos No alter egos found.
Aliases Dr. McCoy, Hanko, Kreature, Mutate #666, Magilla Gorilla, Golden Armed Boy
Place of birth Dunfee, Illinois
First appearance X-MEN Vol. 1 #1, (in furry ape form) AMAZING ADVENTURES #11, (in current feline form) NEW X-MEN Vol. 1 #114
Creator Marvel Comics
Alignment Good

Connections

Occupation Biochemist, formerly Xavier Institute for Higher Learning science and math Instructor, mutant activist, college lecturer, researcher, professional wrestler
Base Xavier Institute, Salem Center, Westchester County, New York
Teams DefendersCerebro's X-MenUltimate X-MenApocalypse's HorsemenFormerly: AvengersX-MenX-FactorIlluminati
Relatives Sadie McCoy (paternal grandmother), Norton McCoy (father), Edna McCoy (mother), Robert McCoy (paternal great-uncle), John McCoy (uncle)