Dr. Victor Fries
Note: Fries is pronounced "freeze."
|Citizen of the Untied States with a criminal record.|
|Nation or Planet of Origin|
|Base of Operations|
Normal human with a handicap to temperatures above 32 degrees Fahrenheit, caused by a chemical accident.
Genius level intelligence with scientific knowledge of cryogenics and biology.
Cold Gun: Weapon capable of emitting waves of intense freezing cold.
Armored Containment Suit: Insulated armor used to protect Fries' modified biology from temperatures above 32 degrees Fahrenheit and augment strength and durability.
Note: Original weapon would emit heat from one barrel and cold from the other.
|Batman#121 (Feb. 1959)|
|Dave Wood & Sheldon Moldoff|
A brilliant scientist in the field of cryogenic research, Dr. Victor Fries placed his wife Nora in suspended animation until a cure for her deadly disease could be found.
Eventually his research was de-funded by the bureaucrats at his employer, Gothcorp. His experiments interrupted, a fight ensued, accompanied by an explosion immersing Fries in his cryogenic freezing solution, rendered him unable to survive outside of a sub-zero environment.
Vowing revenge on those who had wronged him. He created a cybernetic cryogenic uniform and a laser-powered cold gun beginning his quest as Mr. Freeze.