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HUMP

Real Name: Unrevealed

Identity/Class: Human, mutant

Occupation: None

Group Membership: Morlocks (Brute, Caliban, Callisto, Marrow/Sarah, Masque, Thornn/Lucia Callasantos)

Affiliations: Brotherhood of Evil Mutants (Blob/Fred J. Dukes, Phantazia/Eileen Harsaw, Pyro/St. John Allerdyce, Sauron/Karl Lykos, Toad/Mortimer Toynbee), Marauders

Enemies: Feral (Maria Callasantos), New Mutants (Boom-Boom/Tabitha Smith, Cable/Nathan Summers, Cannonball/Sam Guthrie, Sunspot/Roberto Da Costa), Sabretooth (Victor Creed)

Known Relatives: Brute (brother)

Aliases: None

Base of Operations: Rio Verde, Arizona;
                                  formerly the Morlock Alley, beneath Manhattan

First Appearance: New Mutants I#91 (July, 1990)

Powers/Abilities: Hump is a mutant who has superhuman strength, presumably class 20 and endurance. He is also taller than a normal human and has better reflexes. Hump is highly resistant to injury, his body is also covered with smooth green fur. As a mutant, Hump has access to the many Krakoan portals granting him access to the corners of the world and beyond.

Height: Unrevealed (approximately 10')
Weight: Unrevealed (approximately 500lbs.)
Eyes: White, no visible irises
Hair: Blond

History:

(New Mutants I#91 - BTS) - Shunned by society, the man known only as Hump and his brother Brute joined the underground misfits known as the Morlocks at some unrevealed point in the past. Meeting several other brutish mutants, Hump and Brute became affiliated with Masque.

(New Mutants I#91) - Hump and his brother Brute accompanied Masque in confronting Sabretooth, one of the Marauders from the notorious "Morlock Massacre." They attempted to claim Sabretooth's life, but Caliban seemingly slew Sabretooth before they could do so.

(New Mutants I#99) - Hump and Brute tried to help Masque capture Feral, but they failed-- she escaped into the sewers.

(New Mutants I#100) - Brute, Hump, and Masque followed Feral and found her in the X-Mansion. After the New Mutants defeated members of the Protectorate, Masque told them to give Feral back to them but Cable refused. Brute threatened Cable and Cable shot him in the head. Masque and Hump then decided to leave.

(X-Force I#6) - Hump, Masque and Thornn met with Toad and the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants to discuss an alliance between the two groups. Hump watched in silence as Toad and Masque negotiated, who remained unsure until Thornn declared she and the other Morlocks were eager for action. Masque agreed to Toad's alliance proposal. As a sign of charity, Toad informed Masque that his Brotherhood of Evil Mutants would take down X-Force on the Morlocks' behalf.

(Marauders I#19 - BTS) - Hump came to live in Masque's new home in Rio Verde, Arizona.

(Marauders I#19) - Madripoor's Lowtown came under attack by Homo Verendi's Reavers, in an effort to clean the streets of Lowtown as billionaire Chen Zhao had been buying up the streets. Explicitly instructed not to engage, the heroic Marauders searched for ways to stop the Reavers nonetheless, as such Callisto reached out to Hump, Bliss, Brute, Marrow and Masque for help. Believing the Reavers would destroy the new hospital Masque now worked, he and the Marauders agreed to help. Hump and the Morlocks joined Callisto to Madripoor, traveling by Krakoan-gate after which they immediately opposed the cyborg warriors, Hump joined his brother to tear one of the Reavers in half. The Morlocks quickly gained the upper hand, causing the Reavers to escape Lowtown after which the mutants celebrated their victory in a local hotel and bar. Hump and the others were surprised to learn the locals now called the place Mutietown instead of Lowtown.

Comments: Created by Louise Simonson, Fabian Nicieza, Rob Liefeld, and Hilary Barta.

Profile has been fully reworked, updated and extended by MarvellousLuke.

Profile by Sammy 7D & Prime Eternal

CLARIFICATIONS:
Hump has no known connections to


Images: (without ads)
Marauders I#19, p9, pan1 (main image)
New Mutants I#100, p29, pan1 (with Masque)
Marauders I#19, p12, pan4 (in Madripoor)


Appearances:
New Mutants I#91 (July, 1990) - Louise Simonson (writer), Rob Liefeld (pencils), Hilary Barta (inks), Bob Harras (editor)
New Mutants I#99 (March, 1991) - Fabian Nicieza (writer), Rob Liefeld (plot/artist), Bob Harras (editor)
New Mutants I#100 (April, 1991) - Fabian Nicieza (writer), Rob Liefeld (plot/artist), Bob Harras (editor)
X-Force I#6 (November, 1991) - Fabian Nicieza (writer), Rob Liefeld (plot/artist), Bob Harras (editor)
Marauders I#19 (April, 2021) - Gerry Duggan (writer), Stefano Caselli (pencils, inks), Jordan D. White, Annalise Bissa (editors)


First Posted: 02/14/2004
Last Updated: 06/18/2022

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