Membership: D'syndri, Peri, others

Purpose: To protect the Shi'ar, to obey Lilandra

Affiliations: Lilandra

Enemies: D'ken, Steelback Warriors

Base of Operations: Shi'ar Empire

First Appearance: X-Men Annual I#5 (1981)


(Classic X-Men#14/2 (fb) - BTS) - Youngest sister of the Neramani household, Lilandra went on to become a military commander while her brother D'ken became the emperor. D'ken captured Lilandra and kept her imprisoned.

(Classic X-Men#14/2) - Lilandra’s elite warriors, the Pathfinders, led by Peri, attacked and demanded Lilandra be released, but D’Ken started an attack instead.. D’Ken ordered his Steelback warriors to kill Lilandra, but she obtained one of their weapons and fought her way free, even blasting D’Ken’s hologram as she ran. Lilandra boarded a scout ship and fled. She contacted Peri, who promised to pick her up, but soon discovered that Peri and the others had been killed in battle.

(X-Men Annual I#5) - Another member of the Pathfinders, D'syndri, went on a special mission to Earth, where she was killed by the Badoon.

Comments: Created by Chris Claremont and John Bolton.

Profile by Chadman.

Pathfinders has no known connections to


(Classic X-Men#14/2) - Peri, leader of Lilandra's elite warriors, led the Pathfinders to liberate her from D'ken. However, they were all killed in the rescue attempt.

--Classic X-Men#14/2










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Classic X-Men#14, p24, pan1 (main)
                                    p28, pan1 (Peri)

X-Men Annual I#5 (1981) - Chris Claremont (writer), Brent Anderson (penciler), Bob McLeod (inker), Louise Jones (editor)
Classic X-Men#14/2 (October, 1987) - Chris Claremont (writer), John Bolton (penciler/inker), Ann Nocenti (editor)

Last updated: 07/02/07.

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