Wolverine Enemies

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A long-lived mutant with the rage of a beast and the soul of a Samurai, James "Logan" Howlett's past is filled with blood, war, and betrayal. Possessing an accelerated healing factor, enhanced senses, and bone claws in his hands that, along with his skeleton, are coated in adamantium, Wolverine is the ultimate weapon.

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  • King Hyperion murdered an alternate version of Wolverine during his first attempt at conquering a new world.

  • One of three Arbiters of the Hand.

  • A member of mutant hunting group the Contingency. Along with his teammates Shrike, Condor and Killdeer he is incarcerated by S.H.I.E.L.D. Rapture being the only one of the group to escape being captured by Captain America, Ms Marvel, and Wolverine vowed to break the them out.

  • Klein is the leader of Strikeforce X. He was killed by Wolverine.

  • Knickknack is an original member of the Death Throws. Knickknack was among the criminals hired by Hydra to fight with Wolverine.

  • Krakoa is the island that walks like a man, a living island mutant in the middle of the pacific ocean spawned from nuclear experiments.

  • Wolverine encountered Kraven the Hunter in South-Africa, when he hunted on herd of elephants.

  • Kruun is the former global ruler of the militaristic planet Breakworld. He has clashed with the X-Men on two occasions, but has since renounced his violent ways.

  • Brazilian mutant with the power to rearrange the internal structures of himself or others to heal or harm. He believed God gave him a power and worked as a miracle doctor and became a leader of a small Brazilian town, He kidnapped the mutant Andre Mexer, whom Wolverine was trying to recruit for the Xavier Institute. Wolverine fought against him where he pulled out Wolverine's muscles of his body. Wolverine stabbed him with his claws, killing him when he attempted to pull out Wolverine's heart.

  • Daughter of the man who created the adamantium bonding process which culminated in Wolverine's adamantium skeleton. Led to believe Wolverine was involved in stealing the process, Yuriko, in her thirst for revenge, had her body altered into a cyborg, thus giving her the ability to fight Wolverine at an equal playing field. At a confrontation she discovered that he no longer had the adamantium, and she stopped the fight, seeing that there was no honor in killing someone that was not equipped to fight her (in another words, Wolverine was adamantium-less).

  • Regan is the daughter of the original Mastermind. Originally an agent for the Hellfire Club, she joined the X-Men after being captured by Pandemic. Shortly after, she betrayed the X-Men and joined the Marauders and eventually the Sisterhood of Mutants. Lady Mastermind attempted to hide the Marauders from X-Force with an illusion, Wolverine sniffed her out and stabbed her in the chest with his claws, leaving her for dead.

  • Lars is a lizard mutate.

  • The demon Lamia encountered Wolverine and battled with him in one case.

  • The first Titania, a member of the Grapplers.

  • Lazaer is seen every time Wolverine has a near-death experience. Wolverine talks about having to fight Lazaer for his life every time this happens. Lazaer uses a huge sword to fight with Wolverine, who seems to have killed Lazaer when they were both alive.

  • Samuel Sterns was a worker in a chemical plant in a menial capacity until an accident working with radioactive material bombarded him with gamma radiation, turning his skin green and making his head grow, filling it with extreme knowledge. He became the one who men call The Leader.

  • Leap-Frog, former criminal and father of the costumed hero, Frog Man. Leap-Frog joined an assault on the S.H.I.E.L.D. helicarrier which resulted in its destruction. He was killed by Wolverine as were most of the super-villains and heroes The Hand were using in the attack.

  • Member of the Hellfire Club, who can transform into a humanoid lion. Wolverine killed Leonine by impaling him through the head with his claws.

  • Formerly a member of the Grapplers, Letha was slain by the Scourge of the Underworld during the Bar With No Name massacre.

  • Lifeforce was a member of the Dark Riders. She always spoke in whispers. Lifeforce was killed by Wolverine during an attempt to re-apply the adamantium process to Wolverine when he rejected the adamantium, causing shrapnel to stab into her body.

  • Modern day pirate who led group of pirates in attack on Madripoor to regain statue of Mulan. Lionmane and his forces would come into conflict with the Heroes for Hire, Jessica Drew and Wolverine. Shen Kuei aka the Cat betrayed the Heroes for Hire and joined forces with Lionmane since he was a mercenary for hire. The Heroes for Hire would become victorious and Lionmane is defeated in combat by Wolverine and Iron Fist.

  • Living Wind is a member of the Red Skull's S-Men. She is a humanoid bat woman with wings and horns who is able to produce a gale-force 'Living Wind' from a box she carries.

  • Lobe is a mysterious man who is hyperintelligent and the CEO of Sublime Corporation.

  • Wolverine beat Lobo in a brutal bar fight.

  • A mutant with the power to paralyze others that was turned into a Brood by Harry Palmer, a human turned Brood, and would come into conflict with the X-Men. Lockup would paralyze Wolverine with his touch but is forced to retreat when Brickbat and Dive-Bomber are killed in battle.

  • Lone Wolf was a packless wolf who envied Logan's pack.

  • A Kamikaze pilot who survived but was horribly scarred, Lord Dark Wind became obsessed with restoring his honor. He is the father of Lady Deathstrike and his death is the reason behind her malevolence toward Wolverine.

  • Lord Deathstrike is a mysterious professional assassin. He is brother Lady Deathstrike and the son of the Kenji Oyama.

  • Samedar is the admiral of the Shi'ar space fleet. He aided Deathbird against Lilandra.

  • A former head of Clan Yashida and the father of Mariko Yashida. He returned to his manor after have been gone for years having incurred a debt to certain criminal organization possibly including the Hand. Shingen fought Wolverine, taking out his right eye with a sword slash, but Wolverine got in close enough to finish Shingen off by popping his claws under his jaw and into his brain, killing Lord Shingen in their duel and reclaiming the lost honor of Clan Yashida.

  • Lord Tyger is a genectically evolved tiger and is one of the High Evolutionary's first New Men and later became leader of the Knights of Wundagore. Tyger has come into contact with the likes of Wolverine and Spider-Man over the years, but most encouters end badly.

  • Amelia Greer aka Longbow is a member of the Harriers which are a team of professional mercenaries led by Sergeant-Major Harold Malone aka Hardcase, a retired member of the Royal Marine Commandos. The Harriers have prior military experience or have been former SHIELD agents. The entire team consist of Longbow, Shotgun, Lifeline, Warhawk, Blindside, Piston, Timebomb, Axe and Ranger. The Harriers came to Madripoor and were hired to snatch three mutants, Wolverine, Psylocke and Jubilee.

  • Lucia Von Bardas was Latveria's prime minister. She used tech-based super villains to smuggle certain tech to American soil.

  • A member of the Hulk Gang involved with killing Logan's family. Wolverine had his revenge by killing him in Sonny Stark's bar.

  • M.O.D.O.K. is an acronym for Mental Organism Designed Only for Killing. He has a plethora of psychic powers, which he used to take control of A.I.M.

  • A bitter young Maggie, is Possesed by the Viral Swarm to become the evil Macabre. Who can kill with a touch. When Wolverine began to tear her physical form to shreds, she transformed herself and her allies back into the viral swarm to consume their foes.

  • The sole surviving robot of a government project, X-51 had the benefits of being raised by Dr. Abel Stack who treated him like a son. Dubbed "Machine Man", he became a superhero and later an Avenger until being corrupted by Sentinel technology and developing a strong dislike for humans.

  • Viper, sometimes known as Madame Hydra, has had her share of run-ins with all manner of superheroes as one of the world's most dangerous terrorists, consistently vexing Captain America and Nick Fury, and even dealing savage blows to the New Mutants. However, one of her most diabolical schemes involved blackmailing Wolverine, one of her oldest foes, into marrying her to gain control of the criminal nation of Madripoor. After being mortally wounded by Wolverine while her body was possessed by the spirit of Ogun, Wolverine was able to seek a divorce, while Viper briefly maintained control of Madripoor.

  • Raised as a wealthy socialite, Whitney Frost was initially horrified to learn of her true heritage as the daughter of the Maggia-leader Count Nefaria. Hiding her face behind a golden mask after horrible scarring, she has been driven mostly by vengeance against her father which has placed her on both sides of the law.

  • Madelyne Pryor is Cyclops's first wife, Cable's mother, and a clone of Jean Grey created by Mr. Sinister. After Cyclops abandoned her and her son, she was tricked and seduced by demons to harness great demonic power.

  • The villain known as Madcap is a disturbed man who is trying to make everyone see that the universe does not make sense. He has amazing recuperative and healing powers. Winsor hired Madcap to join the Unkillables. Madcap joined Winsor and other Unkillables in a night club where Winsor used the Corruptor's sweat to cause Wolverine and everyone else in the club to kill each other. Wolverine battled the Madcap and decapitated it. After Madcap picked up Wolverine from his cell and brought him to the lab while telling a few jokes. They laughed at each others' jokes. Wolverine covered up his eyes when he confronted Madcap, who ran away screaming when Wolverine convinced him that Madcap would ultimately pay for all his sins. Wolverine remembered Madcap's insanity-inducing powers in nightmarish fashion.

  • The Hulk's future counterpart, a true tyrant in every sense. He survived the great apocalyptic war and proceeded to kill the remaining heroes and villains that dared to oppose him. He possesses the intelligence that is equal to or greater than Bruce Banner, while also possessing enhanced power that is greater than that of the Hulk.

  • A former member of the Ultimate X-Men. In battle with the X-Men Magician binds the X-Men in metal and Jean Grey speaks psychically to Wolverine and obtains his permission to burn away the metal binding him. Wolverine acquiesces, and attacks Magician with little or no skin left. As the battle progresses, Wolverine slowly heals, slicing Magician's throat and finally jamming claws through his chest, apparently making Magician (and all traces of his work) disappear.

  • Magneta is the Mistress of Magnetism. She idolizes Magneto. It has been hinted that she may be Anya Lehnsherr, Magneto's first born daughter, who died in mainstream continuity in a fire.

  • Once friends when Magneto was at Xavier's Institute, after Wolverine tried to kill him, Magneto lost all sympathy for him. But, Magneto, with his mutant power to manipulate magnetic forces, proves to be a very deadly foe, as evident when he forcefully removed the adamantium that was bonded to Wolverine's skeleton through his pores.

  • An extremely deadly ex-convict with superhuman strength, endurance and resistance to injury.

  • Wolverine threatens to kill Mandarin before he has a chance to use his disintegrater ring on Psylocke during the Acts of Vengeance.

  • Member of the Reavers in the alternate reality known as Age of Apocalypse

  • Martinique is daughter of the original Mastermind and is currently involved with the Sisterhood of Mutants.

  • With Masaki living in Madripoor's south end, Wolverine pays him a visit and catches him just about as he is about to commit seppuku out of shame of killing his aunt and uncle over a simple piece of pottery. Logan confronts him and calls him a coward, and shows him letters from Bando that told that he was dying of stomach cancer and that in three weeks to a month he would have died and since Masaki was the heir to the estate he would have had the bowl without murdering his relatives and all their servants out of simple greed. Wolverine gives him the opportunity to die like a man, but is attacked by Masaki's butler, with Masaki joining the attempt to murder Logan, the feral mutant is forced to kill them both.

  • Wolverine and Masked Marvel fought in the Avengers Tower when Logan thought Marvel was an intruder.

  • Master Mold was created by Bolivar Trask, with the Primary Directive of controlling the mutant "menace." Its AI grew exponentially, and it realized it needed to create more Sentinels to achieve this goal.

  • A Japanese Crimelord of the Yakuza and leader of The Hand, Matsuo has been associated with many crime & terrorist organizations throughout his criminal career. At some point later Matsuo was visited by a minotaur Achelous and a head of Eurystheus to make a deal with Matsu’o and the Hand. Using the Hand's mystic ritual, they brought back to life number of Ancient Greek monsters to pit them against Wolverine and Hercules. This alliance caused an inner divide and a war between the forces of Matsuo and the Hand ninjas. Wolverine and Hercules managed to stop the chaos saving numerous innocent lives and decapitating Matsuo in the end. The villain's death was brief as he was resurrected by the Hand.

  • Matthew Risman is the leader of the Purifiers, an extremist cult which seeks the eradication of all mutants. He is the successor of the late William Stryker, who founded the Purifiers.

  • The psionic entity Malice was recruited by Mister Sinister to join his Marauders. On assignment, Malice manipulated the desires of Dazzler to be loved, which led to her come out of hiding, in order to draw out the X-Men. This worked, and Malice then proceeded to possess Rogue, Wolverine and Storm. But Storm's will was too strong, and she forcibly ejected Malice from her body.

  • Mauvais made a deal with a prison guard named Reb Willis to kill Wolverine in exchange to leave the prison facility called the Cage. Mauvais is a mystic whose powers derived from the consumption of human flesh. Mauvais consumes some of Wolverine's flesh and is rejuvenated enough to teleport himself out of the Cage.

  • Medusa is a legendary monster with petrifying gaze from Greek Mythology.

  • Mendez is a mechanic who works in El Paso, Texas. He is working in Ritter's garage when Wolverine shows up. Mendez points Wolverine towards Ritter's office then ease-drops on their conversation. When Ritter tells Wolverine about Rojas human trafficking operation, Mendez shoots him and Wolverine. Mendez then sets the garage on fire, thinking that Wolverine is dead, but Wolverine's healing factor kicks in and he attacks Mendez. It is unclear how much Wolverine tortures Mendez but Mendez tells Logan he works for Rojas in Mexico.

  • Mercury is a synthetic copy of the mercenary of the same name, created by Cerebro. He was a member of Cerebro's X-Men.

  • Michael Pointer is a mutant with the power to absorb other superhuman energies and powers. He was unaware of being a mutant until all the lost powers from M-Day selected him as a host. In this state he accidentally murdered Alpha Flight. He has been trying to make amends since but has almost constantly been manipulated by others.

  • Though the Japanese believe him to be their God of Evil, Chaos and the Stars, Amatsu-Mikaboshi is so much more. He is actually an aspect of Oblivion, one of the most powerful abstracts in the Marvel Multiverse. He also devoured 98% of his multiverse.

  • One of three Arbiters of the Hand.

  • Though they have grudgingly worked as allies, bad blood exists between Wolverine and Mikel Fury. As Scorpio, Mikel killed an old friend of Wolverine's. Wolverine later killed Mikel's mother right in front of him.

  • Militant is Hydra's equivalent of Captain America

  • Milo Gunderson was a mentally challenged mutant with super-strength. Taking advantage of his simple mind, Cyber gained control of his body.

  • Bobbi Jo is one of the offspring of Bruce Banner and mother of Bruce Banner Junior. Wolverine killed everyone in the Hulk Gang and decapitated Miss Banner.

  • Claudine was created by the geneticist Mister Sinister to act as a fail-safe in the event of his death. When that ultimately occurred, Claudine was activated. Becoming Miss Sinister, she joined the Hellfire Club and briefly romanced Daken. Last seen unconscious in the presence of Mr. Sinister himself.

  • Miss Locke was the assistant and right-hand-woman to Arcade. She served as his field agent, capturing or otherwise luring victims to Murderworld. She once recruited the X-Men to help save her employer from Dr. Doom. She was also Arcade's lover and the two played games of murder with each other. Arcade loved the thrill of his lover trying to kill him for some reason.

  • A man trying to capture and auction the Native.

  • Mr.Willoughby and his partner Mister Murray hire Sabretooth to track down Native, but when Creed returns with out Native, Willoughby doesn't want to pay the mutant but Murray convinces him otherwise.Then later when Sabretooth is tracking Native and Wolverine bothers him via radio. This only angurs Sabretooth and later when Willoughby fires Creed, this makes Willoughby and Murray targets for Sabretooth. Later at McChord Air-force Base, Mister Willoughby presents Mr. Murray with surveillance photos of Native and Wolverine. This leads to the organization attacking the mutants. This mission is successful and they bring Native back to the Workshop and Mr Murray and Willoughby are there to over see her dissection by Vapor. Later when Sabretooth shows up at the Workshop. Willoughby offers him $5 million to kill Wolverine, instead Sabretooth kills Willoughby and Murray.

  • Mr. Chambers is the right hand to the villain Arcade.

  • Mister X is an extremely wealthy businessman who has demonstrated a psychopathic addiction to killing that, by his own account, started in his adolescence. His latent telepathic power was awakened by seeing a woman who had been hit by a car, which fascinated him; he felt her die. He soon became obsessed with death. The thrill of killing an opponent in hand-to-hand combat provided him with a rush that he had never dreamed of. Mister X secretly coveted the honor of being the greatest hand to hand combat fighter on earth, which, of course, meant killing all of the other greatest fighters. Eventually, Mister X learned of the mutant adventurer Wolverine and sent his operatives to test Wolverine's battle prowess. Subsequently defeating Wolverine himself, X sought his signature in order to achieve the title of "The Best There Is," then invited Wolverine to join him in a new murder avant-garde. Enraged, Wolverine broke free and engaged X in a savage battle, losing control in a berserker rage. Feeling that the fight ended unfairly, X released the unconscious Wolverine with a note promising a rematch. Later Wolverine battled Mister X in Bloodsport tournament on the island nation of Madripoor.

  • Minotaur and Nemean Lion attacked Wolverine and Hercules in Labyrinth of Crete. Minotaur explained to Wolverine that his Adamantium claws were useless against the Nemean Lion's invulnerable hide. After Wolverine kicked him in the head and Hercules, who had regained consciousness punched him through a wall, Wolverine took on him and lured Minotaur to rush at him. At the last moment Wolverine ducked and Minotaur crashed through a window and seemingly fell to his death.

  • Leader of the Brothers from Cage and former mogul who often hired superhuman goons to rough up his competition. During Wolverine's brief stay in The Cage, Mo Money orders Axe to try to kill the Wolverine, but Axe fails and kills one of Skulls by mistake. This event starts a riot that ends with Wolverine being put into solitary.

  • Mojo hails from Mojoworld, a planet in another dimension. It was there that his race evolved, unable to stand because they did not have backbones. Arize invented an exoskeleton enabling them to stand.

  • The Mole Man! A nearly blind inhabitant of the nether regions of Earth! Using his strange "radar sense" instead of eyesight, aided by an awesome group of underearth monsters, this bitter, brooding man years ago left Earth's surface because of his hatred for mankind, and set up an underground empire!

  • An immensely powerful and chronically insecure character, Owen Reece has the power to control all matter and energy. Although often cast as a misunderstood villain, he has also at times acted as a hero.

  • An employee of Sally, a mobster from Venice Beach who had several run-ins with Wolverine and his robotic doppelganger, Albert. Molokai and his partner Reno were responsible for killing Jubilee's parents.

  • Monstra is a member of the Imperial Guard. She uses her super strength, and four arms, to fight for the Sh'iar and seems to exhibit limited intelligence. In battle Monstra was still struggling to get on her feet when attacked by Wolverine and further slashed by his claws. She was incapacitated.

  • A politician from Illinois who tried to become into Governor of this State. Wolverine and James Barnes stopped his aspirations of political power.

  • Montgomery Battle is the warden for a state-of-the-art facility called the Cage that incarcerates superhuman criminals.

  • Moonhunter formerly worked alongside Dredmund Druid and, after crossing paths with Captain America, became a member of the Avengers personal support staff. He is a master pilot, and an occasional werewolf hunter. Wolverine investigated the incidents with the werewolves and came into conflict with Moonhunter.

  • Dr. Karla Sofen is a founding member of the Thunderbolts and former member of the Masters of Evil. She has flirted with both sides of the law in Norman Osborn's Avengers as Ms. Marvel. She's a control freak with nearly limitless power granted her by moonstones, hence her codename.

  • Morning Star is a Russian superhuman and former member of Bogtyri. Morning Star has the ability to fly, generate light and flame. Morning Star and other Bogatyri came into conflict with Wolverine and the Avengers West Coast.

  • Lois London is a mutant with powers that can drain life force from other humans or disintegrate inorganic matter. As Mortis, she was part of Selene's Inner Circle. Lois London is the younger, half-sister of the Dazzler, born to Dazzler's mother, Katherine Blaire, and Katherine's lover, Nicholas Brown. Mortis used her power to kill Wolverine. However her powers didn't work because of his healing factor.

  • Moses became President of Deterrence Research Corporation, which is the world's independent weapons manufacturing firm. This would lead to several conflicts with heroes. Moses Magnum is an arms dealer, terrorist, and a supervillain.

  • 19th Century scientist Nathaniel Essex was genetically mutated by Apocalypse, who shared his philosophy of Social Darwinism. Becoming the immortal Mr. Sinister, he is perhaps the greatest geneticist in the world; capable of cloning, creating, enhancing, and controlling mutant abilities. During his time in Canada, Mister Sinister first met with the mutant named Logan, whom would later become known as the X-Man Wolverine. Their first encounter happened while Sinister was searching for new test-subjects in the woods of Canada. At the time of their encounter, Wolverine had become feral after the events that had led to death of his first big love, Rose O'Hara. Sinister immediately recolonized the potential of Logan, and thought him to be perhaps one of the first true mutants. As such, he did whatever he could to capture him. He succeeded eventually, but conflicts in Logan's own life led to the events of him being freed from Sinister's lab. Logan however did not return unscratched, since it was here that Logan's memories where whipped clean.

  • Mrrungo-Mu is the leader of the Enslavers. He is power hungry and has no value for life. He was led to Earth by the space probe Voyager III and claimed to come in peace. He first sent his troops to take all the super-powered beings into captivity, which they easily accomplished. When Earth's heroes were brought before him, he allowed them to be unchained to prove his might. He was unable to be harmed by Wolverine's claws.

  • She is Dr. Rottwell's mom. Nurse Fester and insane Mrs. Rottwell ambush Agent Dennis Wells. Mrs Rottwell and Nurse fester are about to torture Agent Wells. Wolverine saves Wells and kills Mrs. Rottwell.

  • Musere is a soldier in the Mbangawin Army. He is under Dr. Crocodile's command.

  • A freedom fighter and leader of the Mazikhandar Liberty Legion. Zai'id bravely battled Wolverine and attempted to fight the mutant only to be almost immediately killed when Wolverine stabbed him in the heart with his claws.

  • In an alternate future of the Universe, Mysterio tricked Wolverine into thinking all of his friends at the mansion were an invading force of super-villains, causing him to murder them all.

  • The relationship between Mystique and Wolverine is complicated. There’s hate, lust, distrust, respect and unresolved issues that litter their decades-long interactions. Wolverine and Mystique have a long history with each other. They encountered each other when they were being held blind folded by a firing squad. They were in a short term relationship, when Mystique harshly ended it by kicking him out of a moving train. When she joined Magneto's brotherhood of evil mutants, Wolverine joined Xavier's X-Men. Logan had his memories lost in this time, but later he has regained them and known his history with Mystique. This resulted their in the violently battling, during which Wolverine injured Mystique and she cursed him as he walked away from her, leaving her in the desert. Mystique sits in a unique place in Wolverine’s life: able to fit in on a list of his top adversaries as well as his top lovers in his life.

  • Mzee is a tortoise-like member of the Red-Skull's S-Men.

  • It took the combined efforts of the X-Men and X-Factor to take down the techno-organic, magical demon N'astirh during the Inferno storyline.

  • Nakh is hired by Bella Donna Boudreaux of the Assassins Guild to hunt down Domino after she cheated the guild out of millions of dollars they had intended to claim from The Hand. When Domino and Wolverine arrived at the Guild, Nakh was killed by Domino when she ricocheted a bullet into his head.

  • Some time in the 19th century a group of settlers slaughtered a Navajo tribe, killing all but one boy. That boy was tranformed via a cayote carcass into a large and powerful beast who sought revenge in modern times. Wolverine wandered into Roamer to find it almost empty. He briefly smelled roadkill just before the coyote beast's roar destroyed his hearing. The creature smashed Wolverine through buildings, slashing at him, until Wolverine stabbed back. The beast retreated and Wolverine found out more about it from the town sheriff, who dubbed the creature the Navajo Coyote, and Dina Wolkow. Wolverine found and attacked the creature, but was kicked far away by its hind legs. The brutal fight continued until Wolverine's claws slashed the side of the malformed coyote, revealing the Navajo boy inside. He motioned to roar but had his throat pierced by Wolverine. He then threw his blood into the mutant hero's eyes, providing a spirit vision that revealed the Navajo boy's past. Emphasizing to the boy that the past was over and punishing the present was wrong, yet also recognizing no common tongue, Wolverine believed the boy understood as he killed him. Behind him, the spirit of the boy faded away.

  • A member of The Imperial Guard. Neosaurus was the self-described "most magnificent artificial brain" in the galaxy. He moved about by controling reptilian humanoid exo-bodies. The exo-bodies had artificial brains wired into them. He can fly by using an "Imperial Flight Patch". Only one exo-body was actually depicted. Uncertain if they are all identical. Neosaurus was assigned to attack the Xavier Mansion alongside fellow Guardians. He kept in communication with their ship. He was reluctant to take this mission and was too distracted to notice Wolverine preparing for an attack. Wolverine smashed his jaw apart and pushed the artificial brain out of the exo-body, killing it. Wolverine was only interested in getting Neosaurus' Patch. Gladiator reported that it was only one of the exo-bodies. Where his other exo-bodies were stored was not mentioned.

  • The Nemean Lion was a great lion upon whose impenetrable hide swords snapped and arrows bounced uselessly. Eurystheus and Achelous led Matsuo and the Hand to the whereabouts of the Nemean Lion's corpse and they resurrected the lion. Upon entering Matsuo Tsurayaba's apartment Wolverine and Hercules were greeted by a video of Matsuo, Eurystheus and Achelous telling them of the resurrection of ancient Greece monsters. Moments later the first two, Minotaur and Nemean Lion, attacked them. After knocking out Hercules they opposed Wolverine. Nemean Lion and Minotaur fought Wolverine, whose Adamantium claws were unable to even make a scratch in the Nemean Lion's hide. When Hercules regained consciousness he broke the Nemean Lion's neck while Wolverine took care of the Minotaur.

  • The X-Men and the Imperial Guard's first encountered occurred when the X-Men were after Lilandra and Eric the Red.