Spider-Man has been represented as multiple non-human creatures:

  • Pter Ptarker - A Pteranodon in a Tyrannosaurus rex body.
  • Peter Porker (Spider-Ham) - A Spider, that was bitten by an irradiated Anthropomorphic pig.

Has any other Marvel character in any continuity been represented as a non-human character/creature that is not the same as their first representation?


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Deadpool has been portrayed as several non-human characters.

Among them is a dog — Dogpool from Prelude to Deadpool Corps (2010).


Dogpool Dogpool

In Deadpool the Duck (2017), Deadpool fused with Howard the Duck and became Deadpool the Duck.

Deadpool the Duck Deadpool the Duck

Deadpool was also portrayed as a dinosaur — Deadpool Dinosaur (amalgam with Devil Dinosaur) in Deadpool Kills Deadpool Vol. 1 #3.

Some of the other non-human Deadpool variants (full list here):

Kang the Conqueror has been represented as multiple non-human creatures (members of the "Council of Kangs") in Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania (2023 MCU film).

Council of Kangs

The above scene took inspiration from the "Council of Cross-Time Kangs" in Avengers #292 (1988).

Doctor Strange met a variant of himself, Doctor Stranger Yet, who was a warthog, in Doctor Strange Vol. 2 #25 (1977).

Doctor Stranger Yet

(Thanks to Bjorn Eriksson, for mentioning this in a comment. Image is from: https://www.supermegamonkey.net/chronocomic/entries/doctor_strange_2428.shtml)

Captain America (Steve Rogers) has been portrayed as a werewolf — CapWolf in Captain America Vol. 1 #405 (1992).


Sam Wilson as Captain America has also been portrayed as CapWolf in Captain America: Sam Wilson Vol. 1 #3 (2015).


A variant of Loki, “Alligator Loki”, made its appearance in Season 1 of Loki (2021 MCU TV show).

Alligator Loki

Loki has been depicted as a cat in an alternate cover by Skottie Young for Thor: God of Thunder Vol. 1 #1 (2012).

Loki as a cat

(Thanks to Trish for mentioning this in a comment.)

Dino-Thor, a variant of Thor who is a humanoid dinosaur and a member of the Thor Corps, appeared in Spider-Island #5 (2015) and Secret Wars #7 (2015).

A variant of Thor who is a humanoid boar and member of the Thor Corps appeared in Secret Wars #4 (2015).

Thor appeared as a frog in Ultimate Spider-Man (2012 animated TV series) S01E09 "Field Trip".

Thor as a frog in Ultimate Spider-Man

(Thanks to Clockwork for mentioning this in a comment.)

Thor was portrayed as a cat: Cat Thor (Earth-53147) in Unbeatable Squirrel Girl (2015).

Cat Thor

Bruce Banner / Hulk was portrayed as a dog: Dog Bruce Banner / Dog Hulk (Earth-53147) in Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Vol. 2 #17 (2017).

Dog Bruce Banner / Dog Hulk

A variant of Rhino that is a literal rhinoceros appeared in Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (2023).

Rhino in Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse

Norman Osborn / Green Goblin has been portrayed as Norrannosaurman, a pteranodon and nemesis of Pter Ptarker (Spider-Rex).


Mysterio has been portrayed as an anthropomorphized car: Mr. Reo Speedbuggy (enemy of Peter Parkedcar / Spectacular Spider-Mobile).

Mr. Reo Speedbuggy

Among many other Marvel characters (full list here), Doctor Strange has been portrayed as Croctor Strange / Steamin Strange, Mister Fantastic as Mooster Fantastic, Namor / Sub-Mariner as Sub-Marsupial, Iron Man as Iron Mouse, Steve Rogers / Captain America as Steven Mouser / Captain Americat, Black Bolt as Black Colt, Frank Castle / Punisher as Frank Carple / Punfisher, and Doctor Doom as Ducktor Doom in Larval Earth (Earth-8311, the home universe of Peter Porker / Spider-Ham).

Various characters in Larval Earth

Steven Mouser / Captain Americat Black Colt

Frank Carple / Punfisher Duktor Doom

Mysterio, as Mooseterio, also from Larval Earth / Earth-8311, appeared in Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (2023).

Multiple Marvel characters (full list here) have been portrayed as apes and monkeys in Marvel Apes (2008, Earth-8101).

Marvel Apes Fantastic Four 2099: Doctor Strange, Jean Grey, Ghost Rider, and Nick Fury (as Nick Furry).

Marvel Apes Fantastic Four 2099

The Ape-vengers

Ape-vengers in Marvel Apes (Earth-8101)


Outcasts in Marvel Apes (Earth-8101)

Luke Cage, Giant-Man / Hank Pym, Wolverine, Spider-Man, Hulk, Captain America, and Black Widow have been portrayed as werewolves in Marvel Zombies/Army of Darkness Vol. 1 #5 (2007).

Werewolves in Marvel Zombies/Army of Darkness Vol. 1 #5.

Werewolf Captain America Werewolf Black Widow]

Multiple Marvel characters have been portrayed as cyclopes in Ultimate FF #6 (2014, Earth-61422).

Cyclopes Marvel heroes

Throg - Though he is a different character from Thor, he is considered a Thor analogue in frog form. Throg's powers are like Thor's. Simon Walterson, who got turned into a frog (Puddlegulp), finds a sliver of Thor's hammer Mjolnir (Frogjolnir) and uses it to become Throg, the Frog of Thunder.


Throg made a cameo appearance in Season 1 of Loki (2021 MCU TV show).

Throg in Loki

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    Do all the Marvel Zombie characters count? Most of the major characters appear in zombie form in those. Zombies are arguably not quite human anymore... Commented Jun 2, 2023 at 16:11
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    Also in Doctor Strange Vol 2 #25 Doctor Strange met a variant of his, Doctor Stranger-Yet. He was a warthog. Commented Jun 2, 2023 at 17:50
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    Beta-Ray Bill is an alien version of Thor who wielded Mjolnir for a time. He’s a different person in the same universe, rather than someone from another universe.
    – Davislor
    Commented Jun 4, 2023 at 9:24
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    @Clockwork Thanks for mentioning that. I've added it to the answer. Commented Jun 11, 2023 at 2:39
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    Missing: Loki as Cat on the Steve Young Thor#1 alternate cover. And almost anyone as a zombie in Marvel Zombieverse.
    – Trish
    Commented Jun 11, 2023 at 7:59

Definitely not the only one. Within the Spider-Ham universe alone, you have characters with different animal mutate versions:

  • Mary Jane Watson

    • Mary Jane Waterbuffalo
    • Mary Crane Watsow
  • Betty Brant

    • Batty Brant
    • Betty Branteater
  • Namor the Submariner

    • Kay-Mar the Sub-Merchandizer
    • Sub-Marsupial
  • Kraven the Hunter

    • Raven the Hunter
    • Crayfin the Bunter
  • The Watcher

    • The Watchdog
    • The Whoatcher
  • Ant-Man

    • Ant-Ant
    • Ant-Ham
  • Captain America

    • Captain Americat / Steve Mouser
    • Ultimate Captain Hamerica
  • Daredevil

    • Deerdevil / Batt Burdock
    • Deviled Ham
  • The Hulk

    • Hulk-Bunny / Dr. Bruce Bunny
    • Green Ham (And Eggs)
  • Iron Man

    • Iron Mouse
    • Iron Ham
  • Kingpin

    • King-Pig
    • Pinhead of Crime
  • Magneto

    • Magsquito
    • Nagneto
    • Hamneto
  • The Fantastic Four

    • The Fantastic Fur
    • The Fantastic Ham

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