Real Name: Vince Harley
Identity/Class: Human mutate (?)
Occupation: Crime writer for Dark Detective Magazine
Group Membership: None
Affiliations: Diane Carter, his bees
Enemies: Professor Topaz, Simon Lark, Lips Lenton, Jake Mallon, Professor Rollins, Mad Architect (Jonathan Wayne)
Known Relatives: Tim Burton (Yellowjacket Jr, nephew)
Base of Operations: Unknown
First Appearance: Yellowjacket Comics #1 (E. Levy Publishing/ Frank Communale, September 1944)
Powers/Abilities: Able to control bees. Immune to bee stings. Superhuman strength
Summary: While researching a book crime writer Vince Harley fell foul of jewel robbers, who attempted to kill him by emptying a carton of yellowjackets on him. Instead he discovered that he was immune to bee stings, and somehow gained the power to control them. Designing a costume, he used this new found ability to get revenge on the robbers, and went on to fight other crimes as Yellowjacket.
History:Comments: Creators unknown.
Appearance checklist (not including reprints): Yellowjacket Comics#1-10, TNT Comics#1, Jack In The Box Comics#11.
CLARIFICATIONS: Yellowjacket should not be confused with
First Posted: Circa 14/09/2004
Last updated: 30/05/2023
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