Marvel Girl III

Publication Date: 
12th Aug 2007
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Real name

Rachel “Ray“ Summers


Rachel Grey, Phoenix III, Bright Lady,
Aly'zrn Summerset, Mother Askani


5' 7"


125 lbs.





First appearance

Uncanny X-Men (1st series) #141

Known relatives

Rachel was born in an alternate reality,
so actually she has no relatives in the
main Marvel Universe. The people she
considers to be her relatives, because of
them being their counterparts, or being
related by lineage, are:
• Jean Grey-Summers / Phoenix IV
(mother, departed), John Grey
(grandfather, deceased),
Elaine Grey (grandmother, deceased),
Sara Grey-Bailey (aunt, deceased),
Gailyn Bailey (cousin, deceased),
Joey Bailey (cousin, deceased)
• Scott Summers / Cyclops (father), Christopher Summers / Corsair (grandfather, deceased), Katherine Anne Summers (grandmother, deceased), Phillip Summers (great-grandfather), Deborah Summers (great-grandmother), Alex Summers / Havok (uncle), Gabriel Summers / Vulcan (uncle)
• Nathan Christopher Charles Summers / Cable (half-brother), Aliya Jenskot (sister-in-law, deceased), Tyler Dayspring / Genesis (nephew, deceased)
Franklin Richards (alternate future husband), Jonathan Reed Richards / Hyperstorm (alternate future son)


space adventurer, former student, mutant-tracking hound

Group affiliation

Starjammers, formerly X.S.E., Clan Askani, Excalibur, X-Men, Ahab’s Hounds


• inherited psionic powers manifest themselves as telepathy, telekinesis, and time-shifting, enabling her to read the thoughts of others, create temporary or permanent psychic links to communicate with people over a distance, manipulate minds to create illusions or induce pain, paralysis or unconsciousness, lift and direct matter psionically, shield herself and others from physical harm, extreme environments, and the vacuum of space, rearrange molecular structures, generate temporal shields as protection from time- or reality-based distortions, and cast her astral form or that of another person through time and space
• formerly acted as host of the Phoenix Force, which amplified her telepathic and telekinetic abilities considerably and allowed her to physically transport herself and other people or objects through time at will