Giant Mutant Bee

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Giant Mutant Bees
A Giant Mutant Worker Bee in Godzilla: The Series
The Giant Mutant Queen Bee in Godzilla: The Series
Alternate names Mutant Bees, Giant Bees, Killer Bees
Species Irradiated bees
Forms Queen, Workers
Controlled by Leviathan Aliens
Allies Santa Marta Plants, Crustaceous Rex*, Cryptocledius*, Godzilla*, Giant Bat*, Huge Mutant Rat*, El Gusano Gigante*, Cyber Godzilla*, King Cobra*
Enemies Godzilla, H.E.A.T., Humans
Designed by Fil Barlow
First appearance Latest appearance
Godzilla: The Series
episode 9, "Hive"
Godzilla: The Series
episode 14, "Monster Wars: Part 3"

The Giant Mutant Bees are giant insect monsters created by TriStar Pictures that first appeared in the ninth episode of season one of Godzilla: The Series, entitled "Hive."

Design

The Worker Bees have wasp-like bodies. Their brown thoraxes have six legs with one claw on each leg, four wings, and yellow bumps. Their abdomens are yellow and black with a huge stinger. Their heads have two large antennae, black compound eyes, and two large tusks.

The Queen Bee is much larger than the Worker Bees. The brown thorax of the Queen Bee has four wings and six legs, four with three claws, and two larger legs with two claws. Her enormous yellow and black abdomen has patches of hair on the sides along with one large stinger with three spikes above it that gradually get smaller. Her head has two antennae, red compound eyes, a beak-like mouth, and four large tusks.

Origin

The colony of Giant Mutant Bees developed on an island that was home to a radioactive volcano, whose eruptions and emissions of irradiated volcanic ash mutated the pollen in the plants that grew from it. The bees then processed that pollen, and were mutated because of it.

History

Godzilla: The Series

"Hive"

After a volcano erupted on the popular island resort Santa Marta, a bizarre new ecosystem was created from the irradiated lava, prompting H.E.A.T. to travel to the island to investigate. While Randy Hernandez and Nick Tatopoulos fought mutant carnivorous plants, Monique Dupre and Mendel Craven found a beehive filled with giant mutant bees. The whole team was then attacked by the giant bees while Godzilla arrived and battled the queen bee in the heart of the volcano. Godzilla was able to destroy the hive and apparently kill the queen bee.

"Monster Wars: Part 1"

The Queen Bee was called from wherever it had been to the Leviathan Aliens' Site Omega, where they began to put into effect their plan to use the monsters to dominate Earth.

"Monster Wars: Part 2"

The Queen Bee remained on the island for some time before discovering Godzilla had arrived. She, along with the King Cobra, El Gusano Gigante, and the Huge Mutant Rat then tried to get revenge on him for their defeats, but they were stopped by Leviathan Alien command before being sent out to cause destruction in the world. The Queen Bee was sent to Moscow.

"Monster Wars: Part 3"

After being freed of Leviathan Alien control by H.E.A.T. destroying the mind control transmitter, the Queen Bee turned on her former masters, and was shot down over Moscow.

Abilities

Projectile stingers

While the Mutant Bees were only able to launch one stinger at a time, the Queen Bee could launch multiple stingers at a time and at a very quick rate, much like a machine gun. In the Godzilla: The Series video game, all the Mutant Bees could fire three stingers before flying away.

Sound wave emission

In the Godzilla: The Series video game, the Queen Bee was capable of emitting damaging sound waves.

Weaknesses

The Mutant Worker Bees were easily held back with a fire hose. Since the Queen Bee controlled the other bees, after Mendel Craven had N.I.G.E.L. release a gas that made the Queen Bee drowsy, the Worker Bees lost control and began flying into walls. The Queen Bee was easily taken out after having boulders fall on it that Godzilla caused by blasting the rock walls with his atomic fire breath.

Video games

Godzilla: The Series

Native to a heavily irradiated mutant ecosystem, a colony of gigantic mutant bees inhabited an island far away from New York. One day, H.E.A.T. arrived to study the island, and the drones were sent out to attack Godzilla. The drones shot multiple projectile stingers at him, and the queen blasted him with sonic attacks, and summoned drones to attack him, but she was driven off once and sent more drones to attack him before attacking him with stinger shots as drones attacked as well, However, she was not tough enough to best Godzilla, and it is implied that the erupting volcano, along with her battle with Godzilla brought about the end of the so-called "killer bees".

Gallery

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In other languages

Language Name Meaning
Flagicon Japan.png Japanese ミュータント・バチ[1] Myūtanto Bachi Mutant Bee
Flagicon Russia.png Russian Гигантские пчёлы Gigantskiye Pcholy Giant Bee


Trivia

  • The way the mutant bees' ecosystem is created in the episode "Hive" is similar to the 1957 movie The Black Scorpion

References

This is a list of references for Giant Mutant Bee. These citations are used to identify the reliable sources on which this article is based. These references appear inside articles in the form of superscript numbers, which look like this: [1]

  1. Godzilla 1954-1999 Super Complete Works. Shogakukan. 1 January 2000. p. 65. ISBN 978-4091014702.

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