Goldbug (Matthew Gilden)

The Religious Affiliation of
Matthew Gilden

Religion: obsessed with gold CBR Scale: S

Name: Goldbug

Alter Ego: Matthew Gilden

Other Names: Jackson Smith; Jack Smith; Gold Pawn

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Power Man #41 (Mar. 1977): "Thunderbolt and Goldbug!"

Creators: Marv Wolfman, Lee Elias, Tom Palmer

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 11

Enemy of: Spider-Man, The Hulk, The Sub-Mariner, Luke Cage

Ally: Maggia
Employer: Shank's Armored Couriers

Occupation: executive, thief

Worked for: They Who Wield Power

Gender: male

"Jackson Smith" and "Jack Smith" are apparently aliases.

This character is in the following 5 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Civil War: Battle Damage Report #1 (Mar. 2007)
Heroes for Hire (vol. 2) #1 (Oct. 2006): "Taking it to the Streets, Part 1"
Marvel Knights Spider-Man #6 (Nov. 2004): "Venomous: Part Two" (1-panel cameo)
Power Man #41 (Mar. 1977): "Thunderbolt and Goldbug!"
Solo Avengers #17 (Apr. 1989): "Greed"

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