Black Beetle
Black Beetle
Personal Info:
Real Name: Joshua
Also Known As: Djo Zha, Blue Beetle
Place Of Birth: 27th Century
First Appearance: Booster Gold Vol.2 #5 (2008) Modern Age Villain
Known Associates: Despero, Mister Mind, Per Degaton, Supernova, The Ultra-Humanite
Group Affiliation: Time Stealers
Base Of Operations: Mobile
Grudges: Blue Beetle and Booster Gold
Creators: Geoff Johns, Jeff Katz and Dan Jurgens
Gallery: Click
Black Beetle Scarab: Black Beetle is bonded to a black scarab, this symbiosis gives him access to the Scarab's powers whenever he chooses. Black Beetle has so far only been seen utilizing energy blasts and flight abilities. It also allows him to travel through time, and protects from the effects of the time portals.
In the near future of yet unexplained time Joshua was approached by the villainous alien known as Mister Mind to join the Time Stealers a ragtag group of super villains picked from their early careers, bent on changing time to their whims. Mister Mind convinced Joshua to join by promising to save his sister. To the Venusian worm said Jaime Reyes was to blame and should never become the Blue Beetle. Joshua took on the identity of the Blue Beetle from the 27th century, Black Beetle.
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