Bug-Eyed Bandit
Bug-Eyed Bandit
Personal Info:
Real Name: Bertram Larvan
Also Known As: The Insect Bandit
Place Of Birth: Unknown
First Appearance: The Atom Vol.1 #26 (1966) Silver Age Villain
Known Associates: No known Associates
Group Affiliation: Former member of the Black Lantern Corps
Base Of Operations: Ivy Town, Connecticut
Grudges: The Atom
Creators: Gardner Fox and Gil Kane
Entomology: The Bug-Eyed Bandit is an expert in the study of insects.
Robotic Engineering: The Bug-Eyed Bandit is proficient in the field of robotics and micro-circuitry and used this talent to create a horde of small robotic insects.
Bertram Larvan was an inventor who designed a mechanical insect to control insect pests. Unfortunately, he had no financial backing to support his invention. He resolved to steal money he needed for his invention. He later used his invention to steal more. Soon, he had an army of mechanical insects and took the name of the Bug-Eyed Bandit. In his earliest known adventure, he encountered the Atom.
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