Manifold Tyger poses as an agent of S.W.O.R.D., working under Director Abigail Brand. He works with the X-Men when they arrive at the Peak to deal with Deathbird's reappearance. He helps repair the Kirby engines and fight off the Sidrian Hunters. However, his true allegiance is later revealed. He is a member of the Providian Order, and organization dedicated to perfecting the universe by creating a race of perfect beings. To that end, Tyger was ordered to murder everyone on board the Peak.