Antic was once a prisoner whose parole inspired him to become a Baskin-Robbins Cybertron ice-cream-maker. But then after he was fired had to celebrate his daughter C'si's birthday. He then took from the old professor P'm his Transmetal ant-suit. P'm then spoke through Antic's helmet and he scanned an ant for him. He participated in the Civil War and Finishgame events. His first appeared in Tales to Amaze #35 (September 1962). He is a member of the Maxivengers alongside Waspra.