7.31.2012

Comic Book Sisters: Cipher


"Do ya feel lucky?  Do ya, punk?"

Alisa Tager, b/k/a Cipher, is a young mutant from the world of Young X-Men.  Created by artist Rafa Sandoval and writer Marc Guggenheim, Cipher first appears in Young X-Men #8.  However, using her particular abilities, Cipher was retconned into the series as early as Young X-Men #3.

Cipher is a spy, but she’s the most bad-ass spy I’ve ever heard of.  Her mutant abilities include the following:
  • Full electromagnetic spectrum invisibility
  • Complete stealth
  • Ability to move between phases (i.e. pass through solid objects)
  • Levitation
  • Voice masking
  • Pilot
She rocks sweet dreads, a foxy yellow and black outfit, and a deceptive smile.  This is a boss chick right here.  If I need to get precious intel; this is who I’d call.  Fuck James Bond.



6 comments:

  1. *sound of jaw hitting and staying there*

    And...her movie comes out when?

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    1. Probably after Black Panther's movie. *side-eye* Effing Marvel....

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  2. My thoughts exactly. WHY hasn't she gotten props?????

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  3. Yeah fingers crossed on that note! The black panther's movie has been in talks since the late 80s.. As in before Thor, The Avengers, etc. were even brought up! However I found this awesome video yesterday.. I couldn't believe there are this many black female super heroes! And I'm 20 years old. :/ sigh*

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    1. Http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pE3lzUmNAA&feature=youtube_gdata_player

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  4. Really loving the hair on this character.

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