Origin and HistoryRust
was a member of the Resistants
that attended a meeting set up by a man named Mr. Smith. John Walker
as Captain America
went to that meeting and was greeted by several uniform individuals that included Rust to represent a Resistant, member of the Sweat Shop
, a Scourge
of the Underworld, an ULTIMATUM
member and a Watchdog
. It was a trap set for Captain America but Walker managed to kill all the uniform members inside that meeting room including Rust.
Rust was created by Mark Gruenwald
and Kieron Dwyer
in 1989 and first appeared in Captain America
Powers and Abilities
Rust is a mutant
who, as his name implies, can rust metal objects.