what is mystiques' powers limits

#1 Posted by zombie flash (256 posts) - - Show Bio

what are the limits of mystique's powers
#2 Posted by xerox_kitty (17338 posts) - - Show Bio

In what sense?  She's reproduced metallic parts and animal physiology.  She can't fool telepaths or reproduce other mutant powers.

#3 Posted by MichaeltheFly (6650 posts) - - Show Bio

I remember Mystique transforming into about 4 crows in the X-man Evolution series can she do that in comics?

#4 Posted by LT1085 (3677 posts) - - Show Bio

her shapeshifting ability seems to give her vast healing abilities as well as longevity.

#5 Posted by AngelFrost (2850 posts) - - Show Bio

What about her adaptive abilities?  - does she still have those?

#6 Posted by Djinn (864 posts) - - Show Bio

it depends on what kind of mystique such as the cartoon stretches her powers so she can transform into animals which in comics she cant.  
Adaptive, is limited, but she ca grow more hair, if cold, she has grown a form such as a mermaid, but can't grow gills, but can enlarge her lungs to hold her breath longer, she can heighten her senses, she can make herself more dense, so stronger, faster,, idk what else 

#7 Posted by laughingcorpse (177 posts) - - Show Bio
@Michael the Fly: I would say no. Because Mystique can't change her form into anything that is bigger then her original form. Meaning she can't change into something that weights more is has more body mass than her original form...Without putting a strain on herself at least
#8 Posted by CWB (55 posts) - - Show Bio

Could she turn into hybrid type forms? Like mermaids and werewolves?

#9 Edited by Silver Knight75 (1250 posts) - - Show Bio

It can strain her to adjust her weight or height 
she can't copy certain foreign objects in the body (such as Wolverine's Adamantium)  nor powers

#10 Posted by Demas (210 posts) - - Show Bio

In her limited series she was able to slip handcuffs by turning her hands into pointed spears which means she doesn't have to mimic realistic biological entities.

#11 Posted by oldgum (357 posts) - - Show Bio

Anyway, Morph is better than her.

#12 Posted by DEGRAAF (8346 posts) - - Show Bio
Also i was looking through her pics and one shows her in free fall as she is morphing her arming in to things similar to fighter jet wings.
#13 Edited by randell1985 (62 posts) - - Show Bio

@oldgum: actually he isn't if you read her entire powers you would know she is far superior she can even create pockets of flesh to hide things such as guns. in some comics she can even create guns that fire projectiles

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