Guess you don't have to be an Omega level mutant after all.

#1 Edited by scuzz2.0 (273 posts) - - Show Bio

WTF! years and years of them saying only an omega mutant could take the Phoenix force or it would burn them out, just to then turn a round and give it to Cyclops, who is not an omega.

i am sooo sick and tired of writers ignoring continuity. its not that fcking hard people! the problem has been escalating in recent years and now its like they have just given up.

for me it takes a lot of the enjoyment out of it when they contradict each other so much

#2 Posted by Peerless1 (181 posts) - - Show Bio

Very astute and valid observation!!!

#3 Posted by XsPectre28 (719 posts) - - Show Bio

dont even wanna talk about how marvel not only denounced the relevance of the phoenix force but also jean grey & the connection between the two

#4 Posted by Mercy_ (92697 posts) - - Show Bio

Yes, because clearly we should be looking to AvX when looking for storytelling that actually makes sense.

@scuzz2.0: Watch the language, please.

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#5 Posted by fesak (7054 posts) - - Show Bio

You don't have to be a mutant at all.

Feron, Necrom, Rook'Shir, Fongji, Amber Hunt and Phoenix IX are all non-mutants. There's probably other which i don't remember atm.

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#6 Posted by TheCrowbar (4286 posts) - - Show Bio

@fesak: There was also that Wolverine/Cloud Shiar Hybrid guy that fell in love with Rachel Grey.

#7 Posted by guttridgeb (4832 posts) - - Show Bio

We don't actually know yet if Cyclops will be able to handle the Phoenix on its own. One of my theories for the AvX 12 is he is going to burn up from being the lone host of the Phoenix and destroy loads in the process.

#8 Posted by xmentas (175 posts) - - Show Bio

Perhaps he is an omega >:} no but for real makes a good point, even though it's out now I have yet to read #12 and I can see cyke burning out the power considering he ends up losing the fight.

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