Publication Date: 
13th Jan 2022
Written By: 
Real name

Rachel Anne Summers


Rachel Grey, Phoenix III, Bright Lady,
Aly'zrn Summerset, Mother Askani,
Starchilde, Revenant, Marvel Girl III


5' 7"


125 lbs.





First appearance

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 (mother),
John Grey (grandfather, deceased),
Elaine Grey (grandmother, deceased),
Sara Grey-Bailey (aunt, deceased),
Gailyn Bailey (cousin, deceased),
Joey Bailey (cousin, deceased)
extended Grey family (deceased),
• Scott Summers / Cyclops (father), Christopher Summers / Corsair (grandfather), Katherine Anne Summers (grandmother, deceased), Phillip Summers (great-grandfather), Deborah Summers (great-grandmother), Alex Summers / Havok (uncle), Gabriel Summers / Vulcan (uncle), Adam Neramani / X-Treme (half-uncle)
• Nathan Christopher Charles Summers / Cable (half-brother), Aliya Jenskot (sister-in-law, deceased), Tyler Dayspring / Genesis (nephew, deceased)


Investigator, former student, mutant-tracking hound, space pirate

Group affiliation

X-Factor Investigations, X-Men, Excalibur, Xtreme Sanctions Executive, Clan Askani, Ahab’s Hounds, Starjammers, Force Warriors


• Psionic powers include:
• Telepathy, 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, command thoughts or actions, or induce pain, paralysis or unconsciousness, and project her astral form
• Telekinesis, enabling her to lift and direct matter psionically (including self-propelled flight), shield herself and others from physical harm, extreme environments, and the vacuum of space, generate psionic blasts of pure force, rearrange molecular structures, and
• Chrono-skimming, enabling her to scan the temporal history of her physical location, generate temporal shields as protection from time- or reality-based distortions, and cast her astral form or that of another person through time as well as 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