Whilst Ricochet and Prodigy managed to stop the two trains that were headed for him, Hornet flew him out. Check out our the hornet comic selection for the very best in unique or custom, handmade pieces from our shops. Eddie McDonough's Hornet costume had a jet-powered wing harness that enabled Eddie to fly at high speeds. A'S For The Q'S: Cebulski Talks Loners - Newsarama, "GameStop Wreaks Havok on the X-Men, Gives Spider-Man an Identity Crisis", "Spider-Man: Edge of Time Retailer Exclusive Bonus Suits Trailers", Hornet on the Marvel Univerese Character Bio Wiki, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Hornet_(comics)&oldid=959909044, Marvel Comics characters with superhuman strength, Articles with unsourced statements from April 2013, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Hornet appears as a downloadable costume in, Hornet appears as an additional costume in, This page was last edited on 31 May 2020, at 05:31. Peter, however, was easily able to wear the equipment. Eddie McDonough was created by Joseph Harris and Adam Polina and first appeared in Slingers #0. Hornet appears in 46 issues. In addition to Peter Parker's regular abilities, the Hornet costume gave Peter the ability to fly and shoot fast-acting sedative stinger darts. He awoke to discover that he had great strength and insect-like wings that allowed him to fly (but still unable to walk). He has also been shown using an amulet that allows him to summon a twisted demon creature, but it is unclear if he can do this on a regular basis after the amulet that allowed him to summon the creature was destroyed. , At some point, Johnny and Eddie returned to fighting crime together under their old identities. No Date. December 30, 1972. It lasted for 648 issues before merging into The Hotspur.  As the two Scarlet Spiders confront the Slingers, it is revealed that the Black Marvel has no soul and this Hornet is actually Cyber who was brought back to life by an as-yet-unidentified entity that was posing as Black Marvel.. Without the Hornet costume, Eddie's right hand is palsied, and he is unable to use it. From his first day at college, Hornet was attracted to Dusk. He clung for a moment, but paramedics could do nothing for him. Peter Parker was the first Hornet using a jetpack given to him by Hobie Brown A.K.A. Black Marvel died in the attempt, but ascended to a better place because of Hornet’s devotion. He joined the Slingers along with others Black Marvel had chosen. The Hornet was a British boys' comic published by D. C. Thomson & Co. for 648 issues from 14 September 1963 to 7 February 1976, after which it was merged with The Hotspur. Eddie put on the Hornet suit and ventured out on his own. S.H.I.E.L.D. He strengthened the suit, giving it additional weapons and increasing his strength. McDowell accepted this as well, taking a job farther away so as to preserve what was left of their friendship. The team disbanded and the depowered Hornet and Prodigy apparently retired from superheroics. Prowler.  He brings the rest of the Slingers together, claiming that he has been chosen by the Black Marvel, and the team are ordered to capture Scarlet Spider to charge him for his attack on Thorne.