Real Name: Guy Newton
Identity/Class: Human technology user
Known Relatives: None
Aliases: "The Human Generator", D.Voltz
Base of Operations: Unknown
First Appearance: Cyclone Comics #1 (Bilbara Publishing, June 1940)
Powers/Abilities: Able to control electricity and magnetism.
History: After discovering the secret of static electricity in the human body, Guy Newton, brilliant young scientist, builds a control device which he conceals in a box attached to a chain, which he then welds round his waist. Now able to multiply or decrease his natural electricity at will, he becomes the superhero Volton. He browbeats the local police into accepting his help, smashing up the police station to prove his power.
Comments: Created by Chas M. Quinlan.
Volton appeared in Cyclone Comics throughout its short, five issue, run.
CLARIFICATIONS: Not to be confused with
Volton, Golden Age hero, Holyoke version
Volton, member of the Battle Axis, who is based on the Holyoke Volton
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