Helmet

#1 Posted by One-Above-You (1907 posts) - - Show Bio

What is Magneto's Helmet made out of?

#2 Posted by nathandan1222 (1807 posts) - - Show Bio

physic retardent metal

#3 Edited by Pania (1759 posts) - - Show Bio

Metal.

Magneto tends to make his costume out of whatever metal is lying around. The entire thing is an ultra-fine chain mail. "Pliable and comfortable as cloth, yet strong as body armor".

Contrary to popular belief, in the comic books (at least in the 616) Magneto's helmet is NOT psychic resistant. That was a convention created for the movies.

For more info: http://www.magnetowasright.com/pages/misc/faq.php

#4 Posted by TelekineticSun (334 posts) - - Show Bio

even though its only used in the movies and cartoons, i like how magneto wears the helmet and thats why charles xavier cant get into his head, for some reason it seems cooler to me than him just having a natural resistance to telepathy or him having latent telepathic powers...
juggernaut wears a helmet like this too, right?
they should explain how the helmets work...it cant be just a regular helmet made of metal... it has to have something in it that cover up certian parts of magneto and juggernaut heads and prevent telepaths from getting past into thier minds.
and if magneto has the helmet on ( and im talking the magneto that needs the helmet) he would never have to worry about anyone ever knocking it off of his head because he could just always subconciencely hold it tightly in place with his mutant ability.

#5 Posted by The_Martian (36984 posts) - - Show Bio
Pania said:
"Contrary to popular belief, in the comic books (at least in the 616) Magneto's helmet is NOT psychic resistant. That was a convention created for the movies."
Why did I believe it did this before the movies...?
#6 Posted by Precise (22886 posts) - - Show Bio
Nobody said:
"Why did I believe it did this before the movies...?"
Probably because it was shown in the animated series so often.
#7 Posted by The_Martian (36984 posts) - - Show Bio
Precise said:
"Nobody said:
"Why did I believe it did this before the movies...?"
Probably because it was shown in the animated series so often."
That might be it, the 90's cartoon was how I was introduced to X-Men.
#8 Posted by SUNMAN (7251 posts) - - Show Bio
Nobody said:
"Precise said:
"Nobody said:
"Why did I believe it did this before the movies...?"
Probably because it was shown in the animated series so often."
That might be it, the 90's cartoon was how I was introduced to X-Men."
same for me
#9 Posted by xerox_kitty (15762 posts) - - Show Bio
Nobody said:
"Precise said:
"Nobody said:
"Why did I believe it did this before the movies...?"
Probably because it was shown in the animated series so often."
That might be it, the 90's cartoon was how I was introduced to X-Men."
I remember Juggernaut's helmet being like that, but not Magneto's...  Quick! Someone buy the DVD and find out!!
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