is a tiger
who appeared in a self-titled series published by Atlas/Seaboard Comics
in the 1975.
The first issue of Tiger-Man
was published with a cover date of April, 1975. The writing credit is given to Gabe Levy
with the artwork credited to Ernie Colon
. The next two issues were cover dated June and September, 1975. Gerry Conway
is credited as the writer for these two issues. Steve Ditko
is given solo credit as the artist for issue #2 and given a co-credit with Al Milgrom
for issue #3. Tiger-Man
was cancelled after three issues.
Fictional character biography
Tiger-man is Dr. Lancaster Hill, a scientist who has isolated the chromosomes
that give the tiger
its strength and agility. Overly eager to see the results of his work, Dr. Hill injects himself with a solution containing the chromosomes.
Upon his return to the United States, Dr. Hill's sister is murdered. He uses his abilities to track down her killers, but still feels unfulfilled. He decides to use his powers to hunt down criminals.