CABLE

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27th March 2007

CABLE

Real Name: Nathan Christopher Charles Summers Dayspring
Former Aliases: Askani’Son, Chosen One, Nathan Winters, Savior, Traveler
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Height: 6' 6‘‘
Weight: 350 lbs.

Hair color:

grey, originally brown

Eyes: one blue, one glowing
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First appearance:

Uncanny X-Men #201
XXX(as a child),
New Mutants (1st series)
XXX#87 (as an adult)

Joined the New Mutants in:

New Mutants (1st series) #89
Currently in: Cable / Deadpool,
XXXX-Men (2nd series)
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Known Relatives:
  • Scott Summers / Cyclops (father), Christopher Summers / Corsair (grandfather), Katherine Anne Summers (grandmother, deceased), Alex Summers / Havok (uncle), Gabriel Summers / Vulcan (uncle), Phillip Summers (great-grandfather), Deborah Summers (great-grandmother),
  • Madelyne Pryor (mother, deceased), Jean Grey-Summers / Phoenix IV (adoptive mother, deceased),
  • Aliya Dayspring / Jenskot (wife, deceased), Tyler Dayspring (adopted son, deceased), Hope (sister-in-law), Stryfe (genetic clone, deceased),
  • Rachel Summers / Marvel Girl III (alternate half-sister), Nate Grey / X-Man (alternate half-brother)
  • Profession: statesman, adventurer, former soldier, mercenary, diploma in law
    Group Affiliation: X-Men, formerly Underground, The Twelve, X-Force, New Mutants, Six Pack, Wild Pack, Clan Chosen, Askani
    Powers:
  • techno-organic symbiote has co-opted the left side of his body, granting him cybernetic parts with superhuman strength, infrared vision, retractable ion blade, cyberjack for inferfacing with computer systems, incorporated tech from the Dominus Objective which allows him to access the infonet to mentally assimilate and transfer electronic information, the Cone of Silence gravimetric shield generator that produces a sheath of force he can manipulate like telekinesis to levitate himself, form protective barriers or manipulative fields to grab and hold solid matter, and bodyslide technology allowing him to teleport across the planet's surface
  • formerly possessed psionic powers manifesting as telepathy, psychokinesis, and a time-skipping ability which could be accessed by mechanical aids
  • formerly possessed virally-induced techno-organic parts which could be aesthetically modified to resemble inert bionics or synthetic-organic skin and housed an internal computer known as the Professor which could provide him with an encyclopedia of information, perform proximity scans on his surroundings, regulate his techno-organic infection, and efficiently control his bodyslide and timerip transportations
  • formerly employed a Psimitar lance keyed to his psi-signature which could scramble minds and nervous systems on contact, morph into different shapes and lengths, and could be thrown, dissociated into energy, then reconstructed in his hand
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