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  Marvel Girl (Rachel Summers) - Marvel Universe: The definitive online source for Marvel super hero bios.
Marvel Girl is a mutant with virtually unlimited telepathic powers, allowing her to read minds, project her thoughts into other minds, stun the minds of others with telepathic mental bolts, and cast psionic illusions such as those she uses to mask her facial tattoos.
Marvel Girl also possesses the psionic ability to project her own consciousness or those of others into the timestream, causing them to arrive in another time period within the body of their divergent counterpart or closest living ancestor or descendant.
Marvel Girl's past link with the Phoenix Force gave her even greater psionic abilities, such as being able to manipulate time, space, matter, and energy for virtually any purpose.
www.marvel.com /universe/Marvel_Girl_(Rachel_Summers)   (2117 words)

 Don Markstein's Toonopedia: Marvel Girl (aka Phoenix)
As a token female, Marvel Girl (civilian name Jean Grey) had the sort of super powers that seemed appropriate for girls, i.e., ones that didn't involve a lot of physical exertion (in contrast to, say, The Beast's super-agility or The Angel's ability to fly using angel-like wings).
With the rest of the group, she was introduced in X-Men #1, published by Marvel Comics with a cover date of September, 1963.
She stayed with it as long as it lasted, and is now intermittently part of a sort of Greater X-Men Community, an enormous and amorphous melange of mutants that come and go in the Marvel Universe.
www.toonopedia.com /marvlgrl.htm   (748 words)

 Save Spider-Girl! A HERstory
Marvel also decided to do this for other lower-selling titles such as Black Panther and Captain Marvel, which led to the whole "U-Decide" debacle between Peter David, Joe Quesada, and Bill Jemas.
This time around, Marvel tried to be sneaky about it by cancelling the title for a full month before announcing it to the fanbase.
However, the outpour of support for Spider-Girl had convinced Marvel that there was some value in the name "Spider-Girl." Marvel tried to do a "bait and switch" by creating a new "spidery female" character and calling her Spider-Girl.
www.savespidergirl.com /sgirl_marv.html   (1010 words)

 The religion of Jean Grey: Phoenix of the X-Men
Jean Grey originally went by the superhero codename "Marvel Girl." She later adopted the codename "Phoenix," after the Phoenix Force which endowed her with great power, but also caused her many problems.
Issue #1 of the Marvel Comics miniseries Marvel 1602 (November 2003, published 13 August 2003) establishes the Grey family as English Protestant during the 1600s (i.e., Anglican), with its depiction of John Grey (the analogue or ancestor of Jean Grey in the series) and references to Lady Jane Grey, the Protestant granddaughter of Henry VII.
While the shot lacks the melodrama -- and ominous image for the familiar reader -- of a flaming phoenix, the explosive chopping of the waves must be produced by considerable power and emphasizes the speed at which the ship is moving.
www.adherents.com /lit/comics/Jean_Grey.html   (3685 words)

 Rachel Summers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Marvel Girl is a high level telepath which allows her to read minds and project her thoughts into other's minds as well as form mind links that can connect her with another despite great distances or power inhibitors.
In conjunction with Marvel Girl's ability to astral travel through astral projection, Rachel can combine her telepathy with her abilities to manipulate time -- "chronoskimming" -- which allows her to temporarily transplant a person's mind and send it through time into a younger/older version or a close ancestor/descendant, or as a disembodied astral form.
Conversely, although Marvel Girl's telekinesis in raw power is below the level of an enhanced telekinetic like Psylocke, Rachel still retains the skills and accuracy in manipulating matter that she exhibited as Phoenix.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Rachel_Summers   (2933 words)

 Revolving Door of Death 03 - Jean Grey (Feb 1999)
I must grant Marvel considerable credit for the handling of the Jean Grey ressurection of the 1980s, for in the attempts to explain and clarify this matter, they may have outdone the industry in rendering a simple editorial cop-out into a baffling enigma within a mystery within a cesspool.
Marvel resumed the X-Men book with a story that dealt with the disappearance of the original X-Men, at that time meaning those members who appeared in the last issues of the original title back when it contained original content (during the acclaimed Roy Thomas/Neal Adams run).
Marvel Girl, however, hadn't appeared in print in so long that she still wore a cat's eye mask and miniskirt, characteristic of women's costumes in the high days of Marvel's Silver Age ascendancy.
www.fortunecity.com /tatooine/niven/142/revolvin/rdd03.html   (1703 words)

 Marvel Girl (Rachel Summers) - Marvel Database - A Wikia wiki
The daughter of Scott Summers and Jean Grey in an alternate timeline, young Rachel Summers inherited her mother's potential for telepathic and telekinetic powers she possessed as Marvel Girl of the X-Men, a team of mutant adventurers fighting for peaceful coexistence between mutants and humans.
After Bogan's defeat at the hands of the X-Treme X-Men team, Rachel was freed from his telepathic control and rejoined the X-Men, taking the codename Marvel Girl to honor the memory of her mother.
Marvel Girl has developed a golden Phoenix emblem energy signature, which appears over her left eye whenever she uses her powers.
www.marveldatabase.com /Marvel_Girl_(Rachel_Summers)   (2842 words)

Legacy is one of Marvel's first ventures into its Marvel Age line, which is initially focused at young and newer readers.
The collection is printed on regular, novel-type paper rather than Marvel's current glossy stock, which does the art many favors as it does not exaggerate the art or coloring.
Marvel has also inexplicably relettered the series, replacing Janice Chiang and Chris Eliopoulos' work with Dave Sharpe, who letters in the slightly defunct typecase style that was prevalent toward the second half of Bill Jemas' run as publisher.
www.silverbulletcomicbooks.com /soapbox/108436107512857.htm   (946 words)

 Uncanny X-Men Vol. 1
Iceman, Cyclops, Marvel Girl, Angel and the Beast, joined by Havok and Lorna Dane, square off against Wolverine, Nightcrawler, Banshee, Storm and Colossus, with Professor X leading the battle cry for old to exterminate new.
Marvel Girl follows up the professor's attack with a mind assault, but in so doing, Wolverine allows his senses to take over and realizes this Marvel Girl isn't Jean Grey after all.
In his beserker rage, Wolverine uses his adamantium claws to rip through the body of Marvel Girl, much to the shock of his fellow X-Men, but as her body falls to the floor, it's revealed that she is clearly a robot!
www.marvelmasterworks.com /xmen/xm100.html   (816 words)

 Squirrel Girl (GLA, Iron Man ally)
Squirrel Girl and Monkey Joe wondered whether they'd made a mistake in joining, but Squirrel Girl decided that she was not a quitter.
Knowing Squirrel Girl, it is almost a certainty that she would have insisted on Tippy-Toe's membership into the GLA and the GLX.
Squirrel Girl left her behind when she went to fight Terrax, and Tippy-Toe was targeted by Deathurge, who sought vengeance on the GLX for being stranded on Earth and being trapped in squirrel form.
www.marvunapp.com /Appendix/sqlgrl.htm   (2961 words)

 Dead Girl - Marvel Database - A Wikia wiki
Born a mutant, Dead Girl was murdered by a co-star/lover.
When X-Statix were killed on their final mission, Dead Girl fell apart due to some type of disease that decomposed her.
Now that a deceased villain is attempting to use other dead heroes and villains in a plot, Dead Girl and Doctor Strange are attempting to stop him.
www.marveldatabase.com /Dead_Girl   (425 words)

 Lightning Bug (Morlock, Marvel Girl (Jean Grey) character)
Marvel Girl blocked it and Lightning Bug told her that it read Marvel Girl's mind and knew that she was a friend of Phoenix.
Marvel Girl realized knew that this child had been her opponent, and that she was just searching for a way to survive.
Marvel Girl swore that she would return with her friends to bury the skeleton.
www.marvunapp.com /Appendix/lightningbug.htm   (604 words)

 MC2 - Marvel Universe - A Wikia wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
It was set 15 years in Marvel's future, using Marvel's "chronological elasticity" to actually be able to present the stories in modern time.
However, Marvel launched a line of small "Digest"-sized trade paperbacks in 2004, with Spider-Girl being one of the two biggest successes in the "mass market" (the other being Runaways, which was reprieved from cancellation by the digest sales), with some reports suggesting that the Spider-Girl digests had substantially outsold the monthly comics.
In 2006, Marvel announced the cancellation of Spider-Girl at issue 100, and a Last Planet Standing mini-series, which would have been the end of the MC2 universe.
marvel.wikia.com /wiki/MC2   (650 words)

 Main Page - Marvel Database - A Wikia wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Marvel in alliance with Paramount announced that an Iron Man film will be produced by 2008.
The game, called Marvel: Ultimate Alliance, is expected to be released for PC and all major consoles by November 2006.
Marvel announces it has entered into an agreement with the Cartoon Network for exclusive domestic broadcast rights for an all-new highly-anticipated animated series based on the Fantastic Four franchise.
marveldatabase.wikia.com   (763 words)

 Captain Marvel #9
He explains that this girl's powers were able to summon him and transport him to their location, and that he had no choice in the matter.
The girl then explains that she is causing this and that they can stop it by killing her.
The Surfer then calls Captain Marvel an idiot and explains that he was going to stop the Super Skrull from taking Kelly, which he had done and was now heading toward Intelligentsia, who insists she will not be defied by Super Skrull or any of these other beings.
marvelite.prohosting.com /surfer/cmarvel/issue9.html   (1226 words)

 The Inevitable Confrontation: Jim Shooter visits....
A bit of fumbling is heard, and suddenly the overhead lights of the room light, to reveal a 19 or 20 year old boy and girl, each with a backpack and several flyers.
Some of the comics are Marvel, some DC, and some belong to several of the "independents".] [Slowly, down the hallways outside the courtroom, we hear the tramp, tramp, tramp of of marching footsteps.
As a partial sponser of this convention, Marvel is always happy to see such a great turnout for these comic conventions.
www.novia.net /~pschleck/spc/marvel.html   (2626 words)

 X-Men Character Bios: Phoenix IV
As a young girl, Jean watched as her friend Annie Richardson was hit by a car.
It should be noted that the original Phoenix was actually a construct created by the Phoenix Force to replace Jean Grey (Marvel Girl), who sacrificed herself to save her teammates as they were crash-landing in a damaged spacecraft.
The Phoenix escaped and it came after the X-Men again, but this time, Scott had Emma telepathically link all the X-Men's thoughts to the Phoenix, and they overwhelmed it with their memories and love for Jean, and Jean was able to reassert control and leave the earthly plane.
www.mutanthigh.com /phoenixIV.html   (1631 words)

 Marvel's Ultimate Universe: Marvel Girl - HERO GAMES Discussion Boards
The following Profile represents Marvel Girl when the X-Men leave on their world tour, prior to their confrontation with Proteus (that is, issue #13).
Marvel Girl has fully a hundred more Base Points than her fellow teenagers, and she needed every one of them.
Marvel Girl has given me more trouble than...
www.herogames.com /forums/showthread.php?t=13954   (1580 words)

 MothComiX - Marvel Firesides   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Marvel presents the origins and history of its most famous creations, narrated by Stan (the Man) Lee, that stellar story man who saw comics as more than dime-store material and turned his characters into 20th century mythology.
Included in this expose of evil are Doctor Doom, Marvels answer to Professor Moriarty; the Red Skull, the only baddie created before the Marvel Age of Comics; the Green Goblin, a good guy when he's not being a bad buy, and a devoted father; and Mephisto, the complete entity of evil.
Fantastic, the Invisible Girl, the Human Torch, and our own shy, retiring Thing were the first of Marvel’s superhero successes, and without them, there might be no Hulk, no Spider-Man, no Howard the Duck.
www.mothcomix.com /html/ResearchNews/MarvelFiresides.asp   (1720 words)

 Comics Continuum
When the Pitiful One decides that he's tired of being dead, he assembles a posse of Marvel's deadest villains to attack the world of the living.
Marvel Knights 4 #26 will arrive in stores on Jan. 18 from Marvel Comics.
Marvel Knights 4 #26 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.
www.comicscontinuum.com /stories/0601/11/marvelfirsts.htm   (921 words)

 Comics Continuum
While students at the Xavier School for Gifted Youngsters, Cyclops, Marvel Girl, Angel, Beast and Iceman taught the world what it meant to be X-Men.
Marvel Adventures #16 will arrive in stores on Sept. 20 from Marvel Comics.
Marvel Adventures Fantastic Four #16 will be 32 pages and will cost $2.99.
www.comicscontinuum.com /stories/0609/13/marvelfirsts.htm   (1044 words)

 Save Spider-Girl! F.A.Q.s   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-27)
Approximately 15 years into the future of the main Marvel continuity.
It’s short for “Marvel Comics Two”, the imprint which originally hosted the Spider-Girl comic.
Since the discontinuation of all the other books in that imprint, Marvel officially labels the universe the “981”.
www.savespidergirl.com /faq.html   (330 words)

Titannus makes his final stand and more Marvel Heroes than you can shake a stick at are the only thing that stand between him and the destruction of the Marvel Universe we know and love.
Marvel must deal with a friend turned outlaw, while also training the next generation of super heroes.
A strange little girl with an affinity for taking care of odd creatures, and whose family holds a deep, dark secret hidden from the light of day...
www.newsarama.com /marvelnew/Oct06/solicitations.html   (7290 words)

Thanks Marvel for years of excellence in publishing and also....
Nice!Thanks 4 the add!Looooong time marvel reader,since I was like 12.Almost 20 years ago already.Damn I'm starting to get up there.Lol.Love,Love the Civil War story lines.Talk about throwing a bone in the Marvel ranks!Keep up the great work.Btw,who came up with the idea for civil war?
This is probably not professional, but I'm looking forward to meeting you guys at Marvel next Wednesday.
www.myspace.com /marvelentertainment   (618 words)

 Phoenix (IV)
Grey, this school served as a cover for the X-Men, a team of young superhuman mutants being trained by Xavier to combat the threats posed by other mutants who used their powers against humanity.
The current extent of her powers is not yet known, but it is far greater than it was before her near-death in the space shuttle.
All names of characters and the distinctive likeness(es) thereof are Trademarks of Marvel Character, Inc. and are used with permission.
www.marveldirectory.com /individuals/j/jeangrey.htm   (1930 words)

 Marvel.com message boards :: View topic - pslocke or marvel girl
marvel girl is not in phoenix that would be unfair
even without the phoenix force, marvel girls far surpass pslocks powers.
All contents ™ and © 2006 Marvel Characters, Inc., unless otherwise noted herein.
www.marvel.com /forums/viewtopic.php?mode=flagpost&p=39340&t=3107   (121 words)

 Mountain View Voice: SnapShot: Marvel Girl to the rescue (August 25, 2006)
Krupski lacks supernatural powers, but she did get the childhood nickname, Marvel Girl, from her resemblance to the heroine and her love of comic books.
A farm girl at heart, and a once aspiring actress, lawyer and doctor who grew up on a potato farm in Rhode Island, Krupski thought hard about several career options before she found her true calling.
While she may not venture out anytime soon to save lives, Krupski says she does enjoy going out on adventures — that is, when she's not in front of the camera as Marvel Girl.
www.mv-voice.com /story.php?story_id=2016   (396 words)

 Marvel Girl (Classic X-Men)
In (UNCANNY) X-MEN #43, Marvel Girl was revealed to have Telepathic powers.
Marvel Girl is a mutant and as such, she is feared and hated by the world around her.
See 'The Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe #8' (Deluxe Edition).
www.paratime.ca /v_and_v/marvelgirl_silverage.html   (204 words)

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