Can Thing breathe underwater?

#1 Posted by Thunderscream (1809 posts) - - Show Bio

I know he can withstand the pressure of ocean depths, but can he breathe underwater too? Or does he need to breathe at all?

#2 Posted by Vitality (1759 posts) - - Show Bio

No but he can hold his breath for a long time.
#3 Posted by Hadez (164 posts) - - Show Bio

yeah he still needs to breather but he sinks really weel

#4 Posted by GT-Man (4054 posts) - - Show Bio

Hmm he can probably hold it for a pretty damn long good time
#5 Posted by jayskee (1905 posts) - - Show Bio

he can hold it for 12 hours
#6 Posted by PrinceIMC (5421 posts) - - Show Bio

Though Reed's probably developed some doohickey that'll let him breathe underwater. He made one so Johnny could use his powers in space hasn't he?
#7 Posted by superboyrocks13 (1089 posts) - - Show Bio
@PrinceIMC: idk
#8 Posted by Hadez (164 posts) - - Show Bio
@jayskee said:
" he can hold it for 12 hours "
how do you know that
#9 Posted by jayskee (1905 posts) - - Show Bio
@Hadez:
fanastic four comic from the 90's
#10 Edited by PowerHerc (80712 posts) - - Show Bio

No he can't, but back in an early issue of 'Marvel-Two-in-One", when Ben teamed-up with the Sub-Mariner, he took a pill that Mr. Fantastic had developed/invented to enable the user to breathe underwater for about an hour. 

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