is the name of several fictional characters
in the Marvel Comics universe
. Most of the men to use the Scorpio identity have been supervillains
who have been affiliated with the Zodiac
criminal cartel, and in this context were enemies of the Avengers
and other superheroes.
Scorpio (Jake Fury)
Jake Fury first appeared in Strange Tales
#159 (August, 1967), and was created by Jim Steranko
. He also appeared in Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos
#68-69 (July-August 1969).
The character subsequently appeared as Scorpio
in Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.
#1 (June 1968), #5 (October 1968), The Avengers
#72 (January 1970), Defenders
#46 (April 1977), #48-49 (June-July 1977), #50 (August 1977), West Coast Avengers Annual
#1 (1986), West Coast Avengers
#26-28 (November 1987-January 1988), Wolverine/Nick Fury: The Scorpio Connection
#1 (May 1994), and Fury of S.H.I.E.L.D.
#4 (July 1995).
Jacob Fury received an entry in the Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe Deluxe Edition
Fictional character biography
Jacob "Jake" Fury, the brother of Nick Fury
, was born in New York City
. As a young man, he came to resent his brother Nick.Sgt. Fury and his Howling Commandos
#68 As the original Scorpio, he operated as a spy, terrorist, and criminal. Using his secret identity as Scorpio, he first battled Nick Fury at a Las Vegas S.H.I.E.L.D.
base.Nick Fury, Agent of SHIELD
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