M.O.D.O.K. (George Tarleton)

The Religious Affiliation of
George Tarleton

Religion: Scientism CBR Scale: S

Name: M.O.D.O.K.

Alter Ego: George Tarleton

Other Names: MODOK; Mental Organism Designed Only For Killing; MODOC; Mental Organism Designed Only For Computing; MODOKi; M.O.D.O.K. Superior

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Tales of Suspense (vol. 1) #94 (Oct. 1967): "If This Be... Modok!"

First Appearance (Additional Details): (voice only) Tales of Suspense (vol. 1) #93 (Sep. 1967): "Into the Jaws of ... A.I.M.!"; (seen) Tales of Suspense (vol. 1) #94 (Oct. 1967): "If This Be... Modok!"

Creators: Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Joe Sinnott

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

Number of Appearances: 199

   Comic Book Appearances: 169

   TV, Film Appearances: 28

   Video Game, Computer Game Appearances: 2

Teams/Affiliations: A.I.M. (leader)

Enemy of: Captain America, The Hulk, Ms. Marvel

Occupation: agent, technician

Birth Place: Bangor, Maine, USA

Race: white

Gender: male

This character is in the following 68 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Cable & Deadpool #11 (Mar. 2005): "Thirty Pieces, Part 1: Predator & Pray"
Captain America
Captain America and the Falcon
Captain America Annual #7 (Oct. 1983): "The Last Enchantment"
Captain America: The Legend #1 (Sep. 1996)
Dark Reign Files #1 (Apr. 2009)
Deadpool (vol. 3) #900 (Dec. 2009): "Deadpool: Shrunken Master" (illusion)
The Defenders
Fantastic Force (vol. 1) #12 (Oct. 1995): "Moments of Truth" (visual reference)
Fantastic Four: The World's Greatest Comics Magazine! #4 (May 2001): "The Merciless Menace of MODOK!"
Gambit and the Champions: From the Marvel Vault #1 (Oct. 2011)
GLX-Mas Special #1 (Feb. 2006): "Eggnog, Toilet Paper, and Peace on Earth"
Hulk (vol. 3) #13 (Oct. 2009): "Hulk No More!" (mentioned)
The Incredible Hulk
Iron Man & Captain America Annual 1998 (Dec. 1998): "Life & Liberty"
Iron Man (vol. 1) #74 (May 1975): "The Modok Machine!"
Marvel Holiday Special 2006 #1 (Feb. 2007): "A.I.M. Lang Syne"
Marvel Super Hero Squad (20 Oct. 2009)
Marvel: Ultimate Alliance (24 Oct. 2006)
Ms. Marvel
Nextwave: Agents of H.A.T.E. #12 (Mar. 2007) (mentioned)
Secret Wars II #7 (Jan. 1986): "Charge of the Dark Brigade!"
Strange Tales
Super-Villain Team-Up: MODOK's 11 #1 (Sep. 2007): "Mistaken for Happiness" (lead character)
Tales of Suspense
Thunderbolts (vol. 1) #50 (May 2001): "Redemption?" (cameo)
Venom (vol. 2) #13.3 (Apr. 2012): "Circle of Four: Part Four" (vision)

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