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The Consortium

The Religious Affiliation of
The Consortium
 

Religion: anti-mutant CBR Scale: M

Name: The Consortium

Classification: villains villains   group group  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: X-Men Forever (vol. 2) #3 (Sep. 2009): "The Cruelest Cut"

First Appearance (Additional Details): (behind the scenes) X-Men Forever (vol. 2) #1 (Aug. 2009): "Love--and Loss!"; (silhouetted shadow cameo) X-Men Forever (vol. 2) #3 (Sep. 2009): "The Cruelest Cut"; (fully seen) X-Men Forever (vol. 2) #4 (Sep. 2009): "Strike-Back!"

Creators: Chris Claremont, Tom Grummett, Cory Hamscher

Number of Appearances: 15

Enemy of: X-Men

Allies: S.H.I.E.L.D., The Hand

Nation: USA

Note: mysterious group against X-Men and all mutants

The Consortium was seen for the first time in X-Men Forever (vol. 2) #3. In this issue, three Consortium leaders are seen in shadowed silhouettes.

In X-Men Forever (vol. 2) #4, these same three Consortium leaders are seen, once again in shadows, on page 1. Three Consortium agents (wearing uniform body armor) are seen (not shadowed) on page 20. On this page, Storm (not the original Storm, but a clone who has been working for the mysterious group) runs into three Consortium agents. One of the agents exclaims "Storm!"

Storm (the clone) exclaims: "Consortium agent!"

This is the first time that the "Consortium" is identified by name.

One of the agents states: "We've been looking for you."

Storm asks: "Sent to retrieve me?"

The agent responds: "Not quite-- we're here to kill you."

The agent points a gun at Storm.

This scene makes it clear, for the first time, that Storm has been knowingly working for a mysterious organization that has been observing and plotting against the X-Men.

Number of group members listed below: 5

Character
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Religious
Affiliation
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Pub. #
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Barrassa villain
  The Consortium
[told to kill Storm clone; she killed him with lightning]
Marvel 1
The Consortium The Consortium villain group
CBR Scale: M anti-mutant
[mysterious group against X-Men and all mutants] Marvel 15
Perfect Storm Perfect Storm (Ororo Munroe (clone) villain
  X-Men; black... 
[evil clone of Storm]
Marvel 15
Amelia Trask Amelia Trask villain
CBR Scale: M anti-mutant
The Consortium (leader)
[Bolivar Trask's widow; Ziggy Trask's mother]
Marvel 7
Dr. Zigfried Trask villain scientist
CBR Scale: M anti-mutant
The Consortium
[Bolivar Trask's daughter; genetic anthropologist]
Marvel 8

The Consortium


This character is in the following 6 stories which have been indexed by this website:
X-Men Forever


Suggested links for further research about this character and the character's religious affiliation:
  - http://marvel.wikia.com/Consortium_(Earth-161)
  - http://comicbookdb.com/team.php?ID=2040