Emma's Friend Jaye?

#1 Posted by sonic5328 (92 posts) - - Show Bio

In Uncanny X-Men #529 Emma Frost talks about an old friend named Jaye that she used to know. Anyone know who that is?

#2 Posted by Raionherustsu (30 posts) - - Show Bio

I don't think it's a character that existed previously. 
In the Emma Frost series she was friends with Astrid Bloom and another girl I don't remember the name though... could be that girl, but I doubt it.

#3 Posted by sonic5328 (92 posts) - - Show Bio

No I already looked into that. It's not. It's weird that they mention a previously unknown mutant considering how few there are.

#4 Posted by Charmix (11958 posts) - - Show Bio

Emma mention it to Fantomex about guilt or something similar to that, she said she saw it in the newspaper after the Bastion incedent =]

#5 Posted by Greyed (55 posts) - - Show Bio

obv Jaye is a salute to Jean1 of  the 2 popular currently dead X-men. Jaye and Jean? not much of a different when say it out loud.

#6 Posted by sonic5328 (92 posts) - - Show Bio
@Greyed: Um Jean wasn't killed in the Bastion attack so....
#7 Posted by Mercy_ (92674 posts) - - Show Bio
@Greyed said:
" obv Jaye is a salute to Jean1 of  the 2 popular currently dead X-men. Jaye and Jean? not much of a different when say it out loud. "
Yeah....no. 
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#8 Posted by AnvilQuick (1 posts) - - Show Bio

The reference is to real live person (Jayè Donovynne) who worked under several pen names as a writer and artist. He suffered an aneurism causing him to exit the field. It was a nod to him.

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