Real Name: Arlo Summers
Identity/Class: Human mutant
Group Membership: X-Force farm teams
Affiliations: X-Force (Anarchist/Tike Alicar, Dead Girl/Moonbeam, Doop, the Orphan/Guy Smith, Phat/Billy Bob Reilly, Vivisector/Myles Alfred), Mant (Thomas Williams), Sycamore (James Hutchison), Wash-Out (John Lopez), the X-Force farm teams
Enemies: The other X-Force farm team
members competing with him for a spot in X-Force
Known Relatives: None (see comments)
Base of Operations: New York City, New York, USA
First Appearance: X-Force I#129 (August, 2002)
has not displayed any specific superhuman powers though he does wear
what appears to be some sort of containment suit with some sort of
unidentified energy (perhaps anti-matter, given his codename) swirling
Height: Unrevealed (see comments)
Weight: Unrevealed (see comments)
I#129) - X-Force farm teams member Anti-Matter was seen at the X-Force
recruitment drive in the Mojave Desert, where a Channel 10 news
reporter noticed him and asked if he would introduce himself. Grabbing
the microphone from the reporter, Anti-Matter introduced himself by
revealing his real name and announced himself as being from "the
greatest city in the world:" New York.
Comments: Created by Peter Milligan and Duncan
I would like to point out that his real name is Arlo Summers, which suggests that he could be connected to Marvel's "Summers Family Tree," which includes Cyclops, Havok and Phoenix of the X-Men, as well as Corsair of the Starjammers (and now Vulcan!). There may not be any connection whatsover but it just seems odd that his last name is Summers and so many other mutants in the Marvel Universe are also named Summers. It's perhaps worth at least some speculation.
It was impossible to determine
Anti-Matter's height and weight, as he was only seen on one panel and
was not near any character whose official height and weight had been
Profile by Proto-Man.
Anti-Matter should be distinguished from:
X-Force I#129 (August, 2002) - Peter Milligan (writer), Duncan Fegredo (art), Axel Alonso (editor)
First posted: 04/28/2004
Last updated: 04/17/2023
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