May Contest!  |  Add New Content  |  Top Issues  |  Register  |  Marketplace  |  Forums  |  Request a Feature  |  Help  |  Mobile  |  Home


Register for free
Social Media: Facebook Twitter Tumblr

  Search by Cover Date

  Story Arcs
  Public Collections
  Public User Lists

Last 10 titles added:
  1. Doctor Strange: Mystic A...
  2. Marvel Free Previews 201...
  3. Bloodshot U.S.A. (2016)
  4. Vigilante: Southland (20...
  5. What a wonderful World! ...
  6. 20 Years of Tomb Raider ...
  7. The Phantom (2016)
  8. Passionate Lovers (2016)
  9. Wonder Woman (2012)
  10. Cavewoman: Trouble for T...
   View All

Last 10 creators added:
  1. Helen Chen
  2. Jung Shan
  3. Erol Lorenzo Debris
  4. Meagan Marie
  5. RazéLatte
  6. Maban 'まばん'
  7. Steve Vaiu
  8. Dan Sheppard
  9. Francesco Iaquinta
  10. Cody Andrew Sousa
   View All

Last 10 characters added:
  1. Boyer, Anna
  2. Teacup
  3. Boyer, Mr.
  4. Loran, Mellu
  5. Grunt (DC)(Post Flashpoi...
  6. Lepuck
  7. Boyer, Megan
  8. Daneel, Roger
  9. Taliesen
  10. Underwood (Marvel)(Movie...
   View All

Grasshopper (Marvel)(01 - Doug Taggert)
Real Name: Doug Taggert
Search for 'Grasshopper (Marvel)(01 - Doug Taggert)' on Amazon

None. Taggert relied solely on his suit of armor. With his suit, he was able to leap incredible bounds with the lengthly robotic hind legs, or use them as devices to deliver powerful kicks to his adversaries.

Grasshopper was employed as part time security for Roxxon Oil (presumably where he obtained the suit he wore). One night on his way home from work, Taggert spotted Batroc's Brigade robbing a warehouse. He tried to stop them and a battle ensued. He was quickly joined by the members of the Great Lakes Avengers. Duing the course of the battle, Grasshopper was invited to join the GLA and quickly accepted. Almost immediately after accepting the invitation, Grasshopper was killed by a sai thrown by the super-villain Zaran as it passed through the head of his fellow teammate Doorman into his own head. (Monkey-Joe, the narrator of the story commented off panel: "five point eight seconds. A new record for shortest membership on ANY team.")

Grasshopper was briefly seen in a limbo-like afterlife hanging with the other members of the GLA that are deceased.

Grasshoper's first apperance is technically in the Great Lakes Avengers #1 (2005) but it was in a comedic breaking of the fourth wall out of continuity. His first in continuity apperance is in Great Lakes Avengers #2 (2005).

First Appearance: G.L.A. (2005) #1

Favorite Characters:
Grasshopper (Marvel)(01 - Doug Taggert) is a favorite character of 1 user

View a chronological listing of this character's appearances

Issue Appearances:
Deadpool Corps: Rank and Foul (2010)
G.L.A. (2005)

Group Affiliation(s):
Great Lakes Avengers (Marvel)
Roxxon Corporation (Marvel)

Famous Quotes: - Add a Famous Quote

< Previous Character | Next Character >

Add this character to a run of issues in a title

Suggest an image for this character

View the contribution history for this character


© 2005-2016 - Terms and Conditions - Privacy Policy Special thanks to Brian Wood for the logo design