Feat: Luke Cage, ‘Fantastic Four’ #169

IN POWER LEVEL

LUKE CAGE
EARTH-616

In ‘Fantastic Four’ (1961) #169, titled “Five Characters In Search Of A Madman”, Power Man performs a super strength feat. In an attempt to replace Ben Grimm who has lost his super powers, Power Man is being manipulated by an unknown force into fighting the Fantastic Four. During the fight, Power Man breaks Invisible Woman’s force fields with two punches.

How much super strength does it take for Power Man to break Invisible Girl’s force fields with two punches?

In 'Fantastic Four' (1961) 169, Power Man breaks Invisible Woman's force fields with two punches.
In ‘Fantastic Four’ (1961) #169, Power Man performs a super strength feat. Power Man breaks Invisible Woman’s force fields with two punches. AP Photo/Marvel Comics.

POWER MAN BROKE INVISIBLE GIRL’S FORCE FIELDS WITH TWO PUNCHES OF STRESS 522,019.40845 PSI.

POWER MAN GENERATED THE EQUIVALENT OF HITTING INVISIBLE GIRL’S FORCE FIELD WITH A SLEDGEHAMMER TWICE WITH IMPACT FORCE OF 18,000 PSI, FIVE PERCENT OF THE POWER PRODUCED BY A HOUSE PER HOUR, ENOUGH TO DESTROY AN ATHLETE.

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Area = pi(r^2) = (pi)(15^2 cm^2) = 706.858347058 cm^2.
Force Of Sledgehammer = (18000 psi)(6894.76) = 124105680 N.
Stress Of Second Punch = (254648 N)/(cos60) = 267371.40845 N.
Total Stress Of Two Punches =(254648 N + 267371.40845 N) = 522019.40845 N.
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(522019.40845 J)(1 Ton of TNT)/(4.2*10^9 J) = 0.00012429033 Tons of TNT
Percent Of Energy Produced Per Hour = (522019.40845*100)/(10399000 kWhr) = 5.01990007164%.

Luke Cage, ‘Fantastic Four’ #169

SOURCES

Fantastic Four Vol 1 169 in Marvel Database.

Marvel Day: She-Hulk Joins The Fantastic Four

MARVEL DAY

In 'Marvel Super Heroes Secret War' (1985) #12, She-Hulk accompanied by the Thing, joins the Fantastic Four.
In ‘Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars’ (1985) #12, She-Hulk joins the Fantastic Four. Photo/Marvel Comics

IN BATTLEWORLD

BEYONDER

In ‘Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars’ #1, Earth’s heroes and villains are transported into space by a multiversal cosmic entity known as the Beyonder.

He created a world called Battleword out of the remains of a galaxy he destroyed and he offered the heroes’ and villains’ their heart desires if they would do battle.

In 'Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars' (1984) #1, Beyonder promises the heroes and the villains their hearts' desire if they battle on Battleworld.
In ‘Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars’ (1984) #1, Beyonder promises the heroes and the villains their hearts’ desire if they battle on Battleworld. Photo/Marvel Comics

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SHE-HULK ON BATTLEWORLD

She-Hulk joins the heroes’ fight on Battleworld against the villains. She-Hulk attacks Doombase in revenge for the apparent death of the Wasp at the hands of the Wrecking Crew.

She-Hulk becomes stranded at Doombase during ‘Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars’ (1984) #8 titled “Invasion”, and the heroes rescue her.

In 'Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars' (1984) #8, the villains pummel She-Hulk at Doombase.
In ‘Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars’ (1984) #8, the villains pummel She-Hulk at Doombase. Photo/Marvel Comics

SHE-HULK JOINS THE FANTASTIC FOUR

At the end of ‘Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars’, Ben Grimm who is able to change into the Thing at will, decides to stay on Battleworld. He elects She-Hulk to take his place with the Fantastic Four.

She-Hulk would continue her membership of the Avengers but would go on adventures with the Fantastic Four. She-Hulk gets a power-up where she would remain in her She-Hulk form permanently.

In 'Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars' (1985) #12, She-Hulk joins the Fantastic Four.
In ‘Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars’ (1985) #12, She-Hulk joins the Fantastic Four. Photo/Marvel Comics

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COMIC GALLERY

In ‘Secret Wars’ (2015) #5 titled “The End Times”, Mr Fantastic prepares “lifeboats” to save humanity from the incursion.


SOURCES

Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars Vol 1 1 in Marvel Database.
Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars Vol 1 8 in Marvel Database.
Marvel Super Heroes Secret Wars Vol 1 12 in Marvel Database.
Jennifer Walters (Earth-616) in Marvel Database.
Secret Wars Vol 1 1 in Marvel Database.