First appearance was in Peter Parker, The Spectacular Spider-Man #58.
After the Beetle Armor MK I was destoryed by Iron Man, Phineas and Abner collaberated to make a new, advanced armor. This armor was further improved by Justin Hammer using stolen Iron Man tech and as such made him a target by Tony Stark during the first Armor Wars.
The suit was destroyed by one of Stark's Negator Packs.
Powers and abilities
- Discharges: This version of the suit was now capable of projecting electrical discharges dubbed as "Electro-Bites".
- Suction Cups: This version of the Beetle Armor still has the suction cups on the fingers to stick to walls, however the fingers were shortened to normal finger length.
- Flight: The suit was now capable of faster flight.
- Enhanced Strength: The suit gave the user strength that of beyond a regular human.
- In 2012's Ultimate Spider-Man TV series, there is an episode called "Beetle Mania " where the Beetle made his first appearance using a similar suit to the comic book version of the MK II.