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Quote1.png <Hear me bug-brethren! A new king sits on the throne of the Worldhive! I am the slayer of Ve'trock, the tamer of Phthira and the rider of Crematrix! I am Macrothrax! I will grind the world of apes to dust!> Quote2.png
-- Macrothrax

Appearing in "World Hive: Part 4"

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


  • Macrothrax (Main story and behind the scenes in flashback)
  • Tusk (Main story and flashback) (Apparent death)
  • Vespa (Main story and flashback) (Apparent death)
  • Bug Lords (First full appearance)
    • Phthira (Real name first revealed)
    • Ve'trock (Real name first revealed) (Apparent death)
    • Crematix (Real name first revealed)

Other Characters:

  • Ant-Man's Ants (Main story and flashback)
    • Pam (Main story and flashback) (Death)
    • Numerous unidentified others (Only in flashback) (Death)
  • God (Yahweh) (Invoked)

Races and Species:



Synopsis for "World Hive: Part 4"

  • Synopsis not yet written.

Solicit Synopsis

• Ant-Man’s home has been invaded!

• And as Macrothrax gets his hands on some Pym Particles, Ant-Man’s problems start growing rapidly out of hand.

• But there’s no time to call for help – the insect invasion is already underway!


  • Physical publication of this issue was temporarily canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic and it was instead released digitally.[1] It was later released in physical format on August 5, 2020.[2]

See Also


  1. Get Hype: Marvel Comics announces 8 digital-only releases of once April titles for May 13 and May 20. AIPT (6 May 2020). Retrieved on 6 May 2020.
  2. Johnston, Rich (7 July 2020). Marvel Puts 19 Missing or Digital-Only Comics Into Print After All. BleedingCool. Retrieved on 7 July 2020.

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