Alias


Beast

Dark Beast


Nick Name

Alter Beast

Black Beast


Civilian ID
Henry Philip "Hank" McCoy
Occupation

Scientist

Terrorist


Legal Status
Citizen of the United States of an alternative future time line.
Nation or Planet of Origin

United States of an alternative future time line known as the Age of Apocalypse.


Group Affiliation

Brotherhood of Mutants

Dark Descendants

Dark X-Men

Elite Mutant Force

Gene Nation

X-Men


Base of Operations

Alternate Future Earth


New York Sewer System


Xavier Institute, Salem Center, Westchester County, New York


Height
5' 11"
Weight
355 lbs.
Eye Color
Blue
Hair Color
Originally brown, mutated grey then bluish black.
Known Powers

Mutation resulting in animalistic superhuman strength, speed, stamina, agility, durability and an accelerated healing power (roughly half the time of a normal human).


Further animalistic mutation via artificial means create a constant pheromone emission from fur, causing a euphoria which naturally puts people at ease.


Excellent hand-to-hand combatant and acrobat.


Genius level intelligence with exceptional strengths in biology and chemistry.


Accessories
Vast array of mobile and lab based scientific devices.
Common Enemies
X-Men
Regularly Appearing

Uncanny X-Men

X-Men Alpha

X-Men Omega


First Appearance
X-Men Alpha (Feb. 1995)
Creator
Scott Lobdell, Mark Waid, Roger Cruz & Steve Epting
Origin

Born into an alternate time line known as the Age of Apocalypse, Henry McCoy matured to adulthood in a hostile environment where only the fit survived. Further mutating himself to gain both strength and agility he was notorious for his cruelty and penchant for using other mutants in his unethical experiments.


Learning of the X-Men's plot to titleer the present by traveling into the past, McCoy followed them and secretly worked from the sewers of New York planning and plotting as the Dark Beast.