Total Nerd The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked  

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Here is the full roster of the Marvel Comics superhero team, the New Mutants. Created by Chris Claremont and Bob McLeod, the comic book superhero group made their first appearance in Marvel Graphic Novel #4 (1982). Mostly assembled of teenage mutants learning to use their powers, the New Mutants will star in their very own movie on April 13, 2018. Who are the best New Mutants characters?

The original New Mutants lineup includes leader Professor X, Cannonball, Karma, Mirage, Sunspot, and Wolfsbane. Throughout the years, Cable, Magneto, and Storm have all become New Mutants leaders. Many popular Marvel characters, like Shadowcat, Magik, and Multiple Man have also joined the group. 

Did you forget who is in the New Mutants? Check out the complete list of all New Mutants members below and vote for your favorites!

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Sunspot is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Flight, Superhuman strength, Solar absorption and rechanneling
Sunspot is a fictional character, a Marvel Comics superhero most commonly associated with X-Men-related groups the New Mutants and X-Force. An Afro-Brazilian mutant, Sunspot possesses the ...more

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Magik is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Teleportation, Astral Projection
Magik is a fictional character, a superhero that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics, typically in fiction related to the X-Men. She first appeared in the comic book Giant-Size ...more

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Cannonball is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Flight, Jet propulsion, Ability to create an impenetrable "blast field" while in flight
Cannonball is a fictional character, a Marvel Comics superhero, associated with the X-Men. Created by writer Chris Claremont and artist Bob McLeod, Cannonball first appeared in Marvel Graphic ...more

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Magma is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Ability to generate and control lava, Fire manipulation, Earthquake generation
Magma is a fictional character in the Marvel Comics series New Mutants, also associated with various X-Men-related comics. Like all the other New Mutants, Amara originally appeared as a young ...more

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Warlock is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Shapeshifting, Can turn organic objects and beings into techno-organic matter, Can drain the life energy from techno-organic matter
Warlock is a cybernetic extraterrestrial superhero published by Marvel Comics who first appeared in New Mutants #18

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Wolfsbane is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Shapeshifting
Wolfsbane is a fictional character, a superheroine associated with the X-Men that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. A Scottish mutant, Wolfsbane possesses the ability to ...more

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Rictor is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Ability to release seismic energy through his fingertips
Rictor is a fictional comic book superhero in the Marvel Universe, who appears in the X-Men family of books published by Marvel Comics. He was created by writer Louise Simonson and artist Walt ...more

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Shatterstar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Healing factor, Superhuman physical attributes and accelerated healing factor, Enhanced cognition
Shatterstar is a fictional character, a mutant superhero in the Marvel Comics Universe. Created by writer Fabian Nicieza and artist Rob Liefeld, the character first appeared in New Mutants vol.1 ...more

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Cable is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Psychokinesis, Telepathy, Hand-to-hand combat
Cable is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, most commonly in association with X-Force and the X-Men. The character first appeared as Nathan ...more

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Kitty Pryde is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Phasing
Katherine Anne "Kitty" Pryde is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly in association with the X-Men. The character first appeared ...more

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Warpath is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Flight, Superhuman speed, Peak physical condition
James Proudstar, known first as Thunderbird II and then as Warpath, is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly in association with the X-Men. ...more

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Jamie Madrox is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Self-Duplication
James Arthur "Jamie" Madrox, also called the Multiple Man, is a fictional character, a Marvel Comics superhero, associated with the X-Men. Created by writer Len Wein with script from ...more

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Professor X is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Extrasensory perception, Psychokinesis, Telepathy
Charles Xavier is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics and is the founder and leader of the X-Men. Created by writer Stan Lee and artist Jack Kirby, ...more

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Danielle Moonstar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Telepathy, Illusion, Psionic arrows
Danielle "Dani" Moonstar, originally codenamed Psyche and later Mirage, is a fictional Marvel Comics Cheyenne superheroine associated with the X-Men. A mutant, Moonstar originally ...more

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Rusty Collins is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Pyrokinesis
Russell "Rusty" Collins, formerly known as Firefist, is a fictional character, a superhero from Marvel Comics.

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Cypher is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Semi-telepathic and semi-clairvoyant omnilingualism (intuitively translates any languages he comes into contact with, including written, spoken
Cypher is a fictional comic book superhero who appears in books published by Marvel Comics, usually in the X-Men family of books, in particular those featuring The New Mutants, of which Cypher ...more

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Karma is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Psychic possession, Protection from mental attacks, Telepathy
Karma is a fictional superheroine from Marvel Comics created by Chris Claremont and Frank Miller. Karma is a mutant endowed with the ability to seize control of another's mind, though she has ...more

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Vanisher is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Teleportation, Use of guns that fire gas or energy beams
The Vanisher is a fictional character, a mutant supervillain of the Marvel Universe, and an opponent of the X-Men. The Vanisher is one of the X-Men's oldest enemies having first appeared in ...more

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Siryn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Flight, Sonic Scream, Sound Manipulation
Theresa Maeve Rourke Cassidy is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly in association with the X-Men. Debuting under the codename Siryn, she ...more

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Devil Dinosaur is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Superhuman strength and durability, Above normal intelligence
Devil Dinosaur is a fictional character from Marvel Comics character who resembles a red Tyrannosaurus Rex. He first appeared in Devil Dinosaur #1. Devil Dinosaur and his inseparable ape-like ...more

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Feral is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Feline appearance; enhanced senses and agility; healing factor; sharp claws, fangs and prehensile tail.
Feral is a fictional character that appears in Marvel Comics. She has been both a superhero and a supervillain and most recognizably associated as a member of X-Force. Feral is the sister of

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Magneto is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Flight, Magnetism, Helmet shields against telepathic attacks
Magneto is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics, commonly in association with the X-Men. He has been the primary villain in the X-Men comics, ...more

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Tabitha Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Creates variably-sized, yellow orbs of pure mental energy that explode with concussive and destructive force
Tabitha Smith is a fictional character, a comic book superhero in the Marvel Comics universe. Created by Jim Shooter and Al Milgrom, the character first appeared in Secret Wars II #5. She later ...more

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Moon-Boy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Expert survivalist

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Skids is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best New Mutants Members, Ranked
Force field generation
Skids is a Marvel Comics mutant.