Bootleg is a Mutant Galvanic Mechamorph Hybrid and one of the Antitrix Aliens in the 2016 Ben 10 series.
Ben 10 (2016)
Kevin Levin first turned into Bootleg in the episode Franken-Fight, where after hearing that Ben was scared of tentacles. He turned from Crystalfist to Bootleg and possessed the Rustbuggy. Although Kevin timed out and Shock Rock shot the Rustbuggy, turning it into a monster. Kevin turned back into Bootleg to take what was left of of himself back and helped turn the Rustbuggy back to normal and saved Gwen.
Bootleg also appeared in the episode Xingo Nation, where Kevin turned into him to watch his favorite cartoon series, only to unwillingly release Xingo into his world and so went to send him back to the vertial world.
Kevin also turned into Bootleg in the episode Vin Diagram, to fight against Ben Tennyson and help Vin Ethanol with a race.
In the episode Adrenaland Jr., Kevin turned into Bootleg to enter an amusement park and cause havoc, only to later turn into Undertow to fight against Ben until Kevin calmed down.
In the episode The Greatest Lake, Kevin turned into Bootleg to help Ben fight against Hex after he brainwashed him as Undertow.
A vision of Bootleg appeared in the episode Tales from the Omnitrix, where Ben, Gwen and Max went to tell each other tails about how they went to fight against Kevin.
Kevin went to use Bootleg in Ben 10 Versus the Universe: The Movie, to fight and escape from Vilgax.
- Bootleg shares some similarities with Malware, both being mutant Galvanic Mechamophs.
- Bootleg's name might be a reference to the fact that he is a 'bootleg' of Upgrade.