Marvel Studios continues the develop characters and movies that drive the super hero genre to new levels. The Avengers was a game changer for Marvel with the successful build up to a team movie from several solo character films. The Avengers are one of the ultimate super hero teams.
X-Force is a highly mobilized strike force composed of former students of Professor Charles Xavier. The team was composed to handle some of the messy work that the X-Men could not. X-Force is a rapid response team that deals directly with crisis situations. There is some speculation that Fox Studios may be expanding its X-Men franchise by creating the X-Force.
Not all of the characters from X-Force have a comparing member of the Avengers because both groups have some extremely unique characters that compare with no one. Here are some basic comparisons between the Avengers and the X-Force.
Warpath and Captain America
Warpath is an Apache Indian with the power of superhuman strength and speed. He may be most comparable to Captain America’s abilities. Warpath has been a member of the team X-Force and the X-Men. Captain America is an incredible leader and has used his various leadership abilities to command in combat situations. He led a squad of soldiers against the Nazi group Hydra and then helped the Avengers strategize their battle against invading aliens. Cap has an altered human state with enhanced strength, speed, endurance and durability. Add to this his highly trained fighting style and he is one tough customer.
Copycat and Hulk
Copycat has the ability to duplicate any other person in appearance and cellular composition. The ability also allows her to mimic the powers and abilities of those she is copying. She could copy the Hulk’s powers and go head to head with him. The Hulk has superhuman strength in his transformed state. Hulk has an increase in sheer size and massive super human strength.
Cable and Iron Man
Cable is a mutant from a future where Apocalypse has conquered the world and he is seeking to change the past to alter the future. Cable is the son of Cyclops (Scott Summers) and Madelyn Pryor. He has vast mental abilities include telepathy and telekinesis. Cable’s telepathy allows him to communicate with or to control minds across vast distances. His telekinesis is so powerful that he can use it like fine motor skills to disassemble and reassemble complex objects. Cable also carries futuristic weapons and devices to assist him in his efforts. Iron Man has an advanced combat armor that allows him to face a variety of foes. Iron Man can fire Repulsor Rays of concussive force, mini-missiles of incredible power and a high powered Uni-Beam from his chest plate. Along with the weapons, Iron Man has tactical guidance through the onboard computer system JARVIS, advanced targeting and the ability to fly.
Domino and Black Widow
Domino is a mercenary with incredible fighting skills and those skills are enhanced by her mutant power. She has the ability to change probability, which influences luck. The probability filed gives Domino good luck and the opponent bad luck. This may sound unusual but it allows Domino to strike an opponent with almost every attack and to dodge every attack directed at her. The Black Widow is a non-powered character who relies on her superior fighting training to make up the difference. Black Widow is equipped with various firearms and her Widow’s Bite projectors on her wrists. She can send an electrical shock into an opponent and stun them.