Mzee was born in an Ethiopian village. When he was a child, Magneto's henchmen attacked his village and slaughtered everyone. Mzee escaped by hiding in an oil drum. Now possessing a hatred of all Mutants, he became a member of Red Skull's criminal organization The S-men.

Uncanny AvengersEdit

He helped procure the body of the recently-deceased Professor X so his leader could remove his brain and gain use of his telepathic abilities.

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Chelonian Physiology: Mzee resembles a bipedal, humanoid tortoise, complete with scaly skin, a hard beak, and large, durible shell.