The newly rich inheritor of Enduque Family, he manages to kill his 7 older brothers in order to reach his fortune and might. His grand-grand father built up their fortune on the back of thousands of african slaves. Now he is part of the latest incarnation of Hellfire Club leaded by Kade Kilgore.
At Museum of Mutant History oppening, Manuel and Hellfire Club inmates attacked the roster of X-Men gathering there, managing to defeat them and incinarate the place. Manuel beat Colossus in frontal confrontation.