The Religious Affiliation of

Religion: N.A. CBR Scale: I


Other Names: Computer Elimination Location Intelligence Negation Engine; C.E.L.I.N.E.

Classification: villain villain  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: Marvel Knights (vol. 1) #15 (Sep. 2001): "The Unreal World"

First Appearance (Additional Details): (behind the scenes) Marvel Knights (vol. 1) #12 (June 2001): "The Long, Long Night"; (full) Marvel Knights (vol. 1) #15 (Sep. 2001): "The Unreal World"

Creators: Chuck Dixon, Eduardo Barreto, Nelson DeCastro

Super? (Has Super Powers/Special Abilities/Technology): Yes

Number of Appearances: 4

Teams/Affiliations: S.H.I.E.L.D.

Enemy of: Black Widow, Marvel Knights

Gender: male

Note: sentient computer; went rogue

CELINE is a sentient computer program developed at S.H.I.E.L.D. The program went rogue and targeted the Black Widow for elimination because it regarded her as a potential security threat to S.H.I.E.L.D.

Despite the fact that "Celine" is traditionally a female name in English, the "CELINE" program can be classified as male because had a clearly male face. Of course, the face was simply a digitally-generated construct and a computer program doesn't truly have a gender, so the significance of this classification may be debatable.

This character is in the following 4 stories which have been indexed by this website:
Marvel Knights

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