The original cyborg hailing from an alternate
future, this Deathlok briefly tangled with Fury and the
backwards in time by Mentallo and the Fixer to kill the President of
the United States.
Former engineer at the Cybertek division of the
Roxxon corporation, Collins was murdered and his remains merged with
the Deathlok unit for a mission into the South American nation of Estrella.
Collins regained control of the Deathlok unit and swore revenge and those
who took his life away. His quest to destroy Cybertek and bring down
its division head, Harlan Ryker crossed Deathlok with Nick Fury and SHIELD;
also looking to put an end to Ryker. Teaming up, they developed a solid
trust and both came to their aid when needed, Fury helping with repairs
to the Deathlok unit at times and allowing Collins' wife to believe he
was acting as an agent of SHIELD.
Formerly Agent 18, Jack Truman was a designated
'Manhunter' sent in to eliminate the most dangerous targets. Following
an assignment to apprehend the rogue mutant, Cable, Truman was left for
near dead but rescued by SHIELD's
EXTECHOP division and used as the host for a new SHIELD-designed Deathlok
unit, without authorization from Fury, an operation Fury allowed finished
relunctently.Truman completed a small number of missions as Deathlok,
including rescuing Fury from a life as a crime lord. Truman, already
beginning to tire of his SHIELD masters prior to his Cable assignment,
his intense mental powers to transfer his consciousness into a former
agent, leaving the Deathlok unit for good.
Special: 2-4 (Deathlok
(2): 19-21 (Deathlok
(3): 1-3, 5, 8-11 (Deathlok
Two-In-One: 26-27 (Deathlok #1)
Fury:Agent Of SHIELD (2): 32-33 (Deathlok