Flash Thompson was the high school bully of Peter Parker while also being one of Spider-Man's biggest fans. After losing his legs during military service, he became the new Venom, working as an operative of the United States government.
SPIDER-ISLAND TIE IN! Flash Thompson has suffered a terrible loss, just when his Venom persona is needed to protect New York City the most! The Infestation's architects have gained an unimaginable edge and Venom must go ... (AGE OF HEROES)
Itâ€™s the Mighty Avengers versus the New Avengers who have been overtaken by a symbiote virus. So, yeah, itâ€™s Avengers versus Avengers symbiotes!! Janet gets new powers!! And the Mighty Avengers declare war on a foreign country!!