Dragonfly (Marvel Comics)
|First appearance||X-Men #94 (1975)|
|Alter ego||Veronica Dultry|
Masters of Evil
The character subsequently appears in X-Men #104 (April 1977), Quasar #14 (September 1990), #16 (November 1990), #20 (March 1991), Captain America #389-391 (August–September 1991), #412-413 (February–March 1993), and Thunderbolts #24-25 (March–April 1999).
Fictional character biography
Veronica Dultry is endowed with superhuman powers by Maggia scientists in order to serve the crime lord Count Nefaria among the second group of Ani-Men. The Ani-Men take control of the NORAD base at Mount Valhalla, but are defeated by the X-Men, and imprisoned in the mutant research complex at Muir Island. She escapes shortly after when Erik the Red breaks into the complex.
She is later abducted by the alien Stranger to his laboratory world, where she and other abductees are manipulated by the Overmind into battling Quasar. After she returns to Earth, she mutates further due to the Stranger's experiments, but Ant-Man aids her in returning to her normal appearance.
Powers and abilities
Dragonfly can fly and possesses a hypnotic gaze. Her physical appearance has also been altered giving her wings, red skin, white pupils and antennae.
In other media
- Dragonfly appeared in The Avengers: United They Stand episode "Command Decision," voiced by Susan Roman. She is seen as a member of Baron Helmut Zemo's Masters of Evil.
- X-Men #94-95
- X-Men #104
- Quasar #14-16
- Iron Man Annual #12
- Captain America #389-392
- Captain America #411-413
- Thunderbolts #24-25
- Underworld #4-5
- Captain America: Steve Rogers #16