Publication history[ edit ] Mystique was created by artist David Cockrum. Chris Claremont saw Cockrum's design, dubbed the character "Mystique", and, with Cockrum's permission, set her in Ms. Marvel 16 May Her earliest meeting with her lover, Destiny Irene Adler , occurred around "the dawn of the 20th century". Both Leni and Victor Creed, a. Sabretooth , had been assigned with the assassination of a scientist in East Berlin.
Comment Email Copy Link Copied Ever since the X-Men changed the landscape of modern blockbusters in the summer of , Mystique has become a household name. The sometimes good guy, sometimes bad guy and usually somewhere in-between shapeshifting mutant has gone from being a henchman of Magneto to a central character in the film franchise. Her ties to several X-Men, her founding of the second Brotherhood of Evil Mutants, and her occasional spells as both ally and enemy have kept her an engaging and significant character for decades. Apocalypse dawns, Mystique is back on the big-screen and more central than ever.