Jack O'Lantern
Jack O'Lantern
Personal Info:
Real Name: Jason Phillips Macendale, Jr.
Also Known As:
Place Of Birth: Boston, Massachusetts
First Appearance: Machine Man Vol.1 19
Known Associates:
Group Affiliation: None
Base Of Operations: Mobile
Grudges: Spider-Man
Creators: Tom DeFalco and Steve Ditko
Gallery: Click
Grenades: Jack O'Lantern employs numerous types of custom designed a grenades including anaesthetic, lachrymatory, regurgitant gas, smoke, and concussion grenades.
Body Armour: Jack O'Lantern wear's complete body armour made of metal-covered, multi segment Kevlar panels that provide some protection from physical and energy attacks.
Helmet: Jack O'Lantern's head is covered by a bullet proof helmet with an internal, 3 hour, compressed air supply and is equipped with telescopic infrared image intensifiers for seeing in the dark.
Blasters: Jack O'Lantern is also equipped with wrist blasters, which incorporate high-frequency electric transducers that can deliver a long-range shot.
Glider: Jack O'Lantern has a glider which allows him to fly.
The CIA recruited Jason Macendale while he was attending undergraduate class is at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He enlisted in the Marines and became a fighter pilot. Upon discharge from the Marines, Macendale began active service as a field agent in the Asian theatre. However, his methods and tactics soon proved to brutal and extreme for his superiors to tolerate. Seeking employment elsewhere, Macendale embarked on a career as an international mercenary. Eventually evolving his craft to a precise science, he adopted distinctive costume of Jack O'Lantern to help promote his accomplishments to prospective employers.