Dr. Octopus I
|Otto Gunther Octavius|
|Citizen of the United States with a criminal record.|
|Nation or Planet of Origin|
|Schenectady, New York|
|Base of Operations|
|New York, New York|
Normal human with genius level intelligence possessing mechanical and electrical engineering skills and knowledge of nuclear physics.
Note: Due to the accident that fused his tentacles to his body Octavius appears to have developed a physic rapport with his technology.
Octopus Tentacles: Mechanical arms composed of Titanium enabling super-human strength, speed and agility.
Note: For a short period of time Dr. Octopus utilized the alloy Adamantium in his tentacles.
Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 1 & 2
Peter Parker Spider-Man
Spectacular Spider-Man Vol. 1 & 2
Spider-Man Vol. 1 & 2
Web of Spider-Man
|Amazing Spider-Man Vol. 1 #3 (July, 1963)|
|Stan Lee & Steve Ditko|
A brilliant atomic research scientist, Dr. Otto Octavius created a chest harness with four artificial tentacles for manipulating radioactive substances from a safe distance.
In a freak laboratory explosion Dr. Octavius was exposed to volatile radioactive chemicals which bonded his harness to his central nervous system, but also damaged his brain making him the criminally insane but brilliant Dr. Octopus.