Tigra (Greer Grant)

The Religious Affiliation of
Greer Grant

Religion: mystically empowered CBR Scale: S

Name: Tigra

Alter Ego: Greer Grant

Other Names: The Cat; Greer Grant Nelson; Greer Nelson; Werecat; Werewoman; Grimalkin; "Greer Sorenson"

Classification: hero hero   scientist scientist  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: The Cat #1 (Nov. 1972): "Beware the Claws of... the Cat!"

First Appearance (Additional Details): (as The Cat) The Cat #1 (Nov. 1972): "Beware the Claws of... the Cat!"; (as Tigra) Giant-Size Creatures #1 (July 1974): "Tigra the Were-Woman!"

Creators: Roy Thomas, Linda Fite, Marie Severin, Wally Wood

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

Number of Appearances: 310

   Comic Book Appearances: 299

   TV, Film Appearances: 11

Teams/Affiliations: Counter Force; Lady Liberators; The Avengers

Occupation: laboratory assistant, model, private investigator, scientist

Worked for: Dr. Joanne Tumolo

Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA

Race: Cat People, white

Gender: female

Tigra (Greer Grant) Tigra (Greer Grant)


From: "Atheist representation on the Avengers" forum discussion, started 20 June 2001 on the Comic Boards website (; viewed 24 May 2007):

Posted by Jae on Wednesday, June 20 2001 at 11:07:15 GMT

Atheist representation on the Avengers

The teams pretty well rounded now, but are there any atheistic members?...


Posted by Omar Karindu on Wednesday, June 20 2001 at 11:27:02 GMT


I'd also guess wildly and say that Tigra's an atheist, not because of her escapades, but rather because of her general attitude towards life...

This character is in the following 80 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Avengers
Avengers Academy
Avengers Annual #15 (Oct. 1986): "Betrayal!"
Avengers Assemble (vol. 1) #1 (July 2010)
Avengers West Coast
Avengers: The Initiative
Avengers: The Initiative Featuring Reptil (vol. 1) (May 2009): "Missing Links"
Captain America
The Cat
Civil War: Battle Damage Report #1 (Mar. 2007)
Dark Avengers #5 (Aug. 2009) (photo/picture/video)
Deadpool (vol. 3) #900 (Dec. 2009): "One Down" (1-panel cameo)
Enter the Heroic Age #1 (July 2010): "Admissions"
Giant-Size Creatures
GLA #2 (July 2005): "Dismembership Drive" (cameo)
Hulk Smash Avengers #4 (July 2012): "What Smashes in Vegas"
Marvel Age Annual #1 (Jan. 1985)
Marvel Atlas #1 (Jan. 2008)
Marvel Chillers #3 (Feb. 1976): "Holocaust is Our Business!" (lead character)
Marvel Comics Presents
Marvel Fanfare (vol. 1) #53 (Oct. 1990): "The Cat" (lead character)
Marvel Graphic Novel #16 (Sep. 1985): "The Aladdin Effect"
Marvel Knights Spider-Man #6 (Nov. 2004): "Venomous: Part Two" (mentioned)
Marvel Premiere #42 (June 1978): "Nightmare's Evolution" (lead character)
Marvel Super-Hero Contest of Champions #1 (June 1982): "A Gathering of Heroes!"
Marvel Super-Heroes (vol. 2) #2 (July 1990): "Storm Warning" (lead character)
Marvel Team-Up
Marvel Two-in-One (vol. 1) #19 (Sep. 1976): "Claws of the Cougar!" (lead character)
Marvel Universe: The End
Maximum Security
Maximum Security: Dangerous Planet #1 (Oct. 2000): "A Very Dangerous Planet" (1-panel cameo)
The Mighty Avengers
Monsters Unleashed #10 (Feb. 1975): "The Serenity Stealers" (lead character)
Moon Knight Saga (Oct. 2009) (1-panel cameo)
Ms. Marvel (vol. 2) #14 (June 2007): "The Deal: Part 2" (cameo)
The New Avengers
The New Avengers 100 Project (May 2011)
Secret Wars II
The Thing (vol. 2) #8 (Aug. 2006): "Last Hand"
Thunderbolts (vol. 1) #57 (Dec. 2001): "Storm Clouds Gathering" (cameo)
Thunderbolts: Life Sentences #1 (July 2001): "Life Sentences"
Werewolf by Night (vol. 1) #20 (Aug. 1974): "Eye of the Wolf!" (cameo)
The West Coast Avengers
Young Avengers #11 (May 2006): "Family Matters: Part 3" (photo/picture/video)

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