Volga Belle is a Russian woman believed to be a mutant who can turn into a super-strong, armored monster. Volga would join a Russian terrorist group called Peristrike Force
and come after Professor Anatoly Vonya
. Anatoly Vonya was the former USSR's greatest authority on superhumans and he came to Midtown High School to speak about his story and the dangerous super-beings that existed in his homeland. Peristrike Force interrupted the speech and held Vonya and the rest of the school hostage. Chris Powell
who is better known as Darkhawk
was a student at Midtown High and he witnessed the takeover from the projection booth. Chris retrieved his amulet from his locker and transformed into Darkhawk. He engaged Volga and the rest of Peristrike Force when his girlfriend, Cheryl was in danger.
Volga was created by Danny Fingeroth
and Mike Manley
in 1992 and first appeared in Darkhawk
Volga would reappear with a group of Soviet revolutionaries called Remont Six
. This group consisted of Titanium Man
, the Snow Leopards
and their leader, Iron Maiden
. The Remont Six comes into conflict with the Winter Guard
after they raided an AIM
facility outside the Forbidden Zone
. Volga and the Snow Leopards would engage Ursa Major
in combat but all members of Remont Six are eventually defeated.
Powers & Abilities
Volga is a mutant that can transform into a powerful creature with a tough, rock-like armored hide. She has superhuman strength, durability and resistance to injury.