Characters : The Wasp
Combat skills, leadership and strategy skills.
Wings. Unstable molecule clothing.
Flight (approx 40 mph), Size Reduction (with gain in strength), bio-electric blast.
Normal female at normal size, her strength increases as she decreases in size.
Formerly, wrist stingers. Her stings can now be projected without these mechanical aids.
Presume College Degree
East Coast Avengers
Adventurer, Fashion Designer, Socialite
Vernon van Dyne (father, deceased), Henry Pym (ex-husband)
No Criminal Record
Janet van Dyne
New York City
Janet Van Dyne is The Wasp. A long-time member of the Avengers, she was married to Henry Pym, a.k.a. Yellowjacket. The Wasp can change by mental command from her normal size to that of a wasp. Her weight is that of a wasp, while her mass is that of her original body. She can fly, and is equipped with a pair of stingers on each wrist which produce a bio-electric blast, with associated kinetic impact.
|Date TBD||App: Tales To Astonish (Vol. 1) #44|
|Date TBD||App: Tales To Astonish (Vol. 1) #45|
|Jul 1963||App: Fantastic Four (Vol. 1) #16|
|Date TBD||App: Tales To Astonish (Vol. 1) #46|
|Sep 1963||App: Avengers (Vol. 1) #1|
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Some of the above information is extracted from the various versions of the Official Handbook to the Marvel Universe and the more recent Marvel Encyclopaedias.