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Carl Creel better known as Absorbing Man is an enemy of the avengers and a member of C.R.A.S.H.
Absorbing Man attacks a S.H.I.E.L.D. convoy to spring his girlfriend Titania. When fighting Iron Man, Thor, and Hawkeye, Absorbing Man manages to absorb the properties of Mjolnir. Upon Thor throwing Absorbing Man, Iron Man uses a special gravity device to trap Absorbing Man.