Name: Jackson Arvad

ID: Known

Relatives: None Known.

Affiliates: Member of the Outlaws (Silver Sable, Puma, Rocket Racer, Prowler, Sandman)...Ally of Spider-Man.

Enemies: Spider-Man, Jonas Harrow, James Melvin.

Powers: Wisp has control over his body's electro-magnetic Particles and can make himself intangible to rock hard much like the Vision...He also has the ability to mesmerize others...Jackson is also a genius when it comes to the field of electro-magnetics...His body gives the impression that it is an etheral glowing sphere as the molecules of his body oscillate around him.

Origin: Jackson received his powers from a magno-chamber that he and James Melvin was experimenting on...He was forced by Jonas Harrow to use his powers in criminal ways.


1st App.: Amazing Spider-Man #167 

April 1977

Origin:  Amazing Spider-Man #235 

Spider-Man Appearances: Amazing Spider-Man #167, 168, 234-236 & Annual 25...Web Of Spider-Man #50 & Annual7...Spectacular Spider-Man #57, 235, 236 & Annual l 1



The Wisp was a bright "super-star" when he first came on the scenes in the pages of Amazing Spider-Man with his different powers and the circumstances he used them under...He was first influenced in a criminal way by the mad scientist Jonas Harrow in the beginning but has since begun to turn things around as he has even joined the group known as the Outlaws.



He has been involved in a umber of great Spider-Man stories including the multi-part Mutated Tarantula story in Amazing Spider-Man #234-236 ...Plus Will O' The Wisp sought revenge on Jonas Harrow in the pages of Spectacular Spider-Man #235 & 236...He has not been seen since his appearances in the Spider-Man annuals in 1991 when he was part of the group of former villains, the Outlaws.


Spider-Man Fear Rating:   4 (out of 10)

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