22 Facts About Frightful Four


Frightful Four are a group of fictional characters appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.

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The villains were originally fairly successful, almost defeating the Fantastic Frightful Four during Sue and Reed's engagement party in their first appearance.

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The Frightful Four even stole the Fantastic Four's powers, which later almost killed them in their second appearance.

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The Thing's added strength was what the Frightful Four needed to defeat the Fantastic Four, while all the members were bound by different booby-trapped restraints.

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Human Torch and Invisible Woman managed to free themselves from their respective traps and counterattacked the Frightful Four giving Mister Fantastic enough time to free himself from Trapster's paste.

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The Frightful Four incapacitated the Human Torch when they found out that he was pretending to be mind-controlled.

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The Frightful Four then returned to the Baxter Building and attack Mister Fantastic and Invisible Woman, showing them that they had Human Torch as a hostage.

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Frightful Four got back together and spied on the Fantastic Four during their visit to child-rearing expert Agatha Harkness.

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The Frightful Four prepared to attack Spider-Man after Dr Curt Connors cured him of his Spider-Lizard form.

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The Frightful Four later arrived at the Statue of Liberty where Spider-Man and Human Torch met.

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Frightful Four took over the Baxter Building and captured the Fantastic Four.

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Wizard later assembled Hydro-Man, Titania, and Klaw as the Frightful Four when attacking the Four Freedoms Plaza following Sandman's reform.

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The Frightful Four managed to take down the other members of the Fantastic Four as Klaw was defeated.

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Fantastic Four ended up fighting the Frightful Four that consisted of Wizard, Klaw, Red Ghost, and She-Thing.

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At some point, the Wizard assembled a Frightful Four consisting of himself, Deadpool, Taskmaster, and Constrictor as a test team.

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However, with the aid of the Wizard and Salamandra's daughter Cole - who was subjected to various experiments in the womb that give her natural control of the Wizard's gravitons - the Frightful Four are defeated when Cole helps the Fantastic Four find her father's base, the Wizard subsequently trapping the Trapster in a time loop when he becomes angered at the Trapster's incompetence while Hydro-Man and Salamandra are defeated by hitting them with the Wizard's own anti-gravity discs.

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Under the orders of a mysterious benefactor, Wizard formed another incarnation of the Frightful Four consisting of Wrecker, Thunderball, and a female Bulldozer.

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Frightful Four attempted to control Kletus Kassidy's mind, but due to his lobotomization, he could not.

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Frightful Four instead transferred his blood into Malus and made him into Superior Carnage.

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An alternate universe Frightful Four consisted of Wizard, Blastaar, Quicksand and the Hooded Haunt.

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Marvel 1602 miniseries 1602: The Fantastick Four includes the Four Who Are Frightful, comprising Jacobean versions of the four original members.

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Frightful Four were captured upon their arrival to the Ultimate universe, and have been kept in a special holding cell designed by Mister Fantastic to contain the Hulk.

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