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Mystique cannot copy powers. Her mutation, her DNA was studied and that gave Trask industries insight into unlocking a the power within her mutation that allowed more than what Mystique can do naturally. Mystique also cannot copy everything. She cannot copy a substance like Adamantium. The claws may look metal, or her clothes may look like synthetic fibers, ...


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When Magneto first operated the machine, he was nearly killed by it because of the strain it put on his body. Because of this, Magneto needed a 3rd party, a vessel, to operate it. Magneto chose Rogue because she was young and easily manipulated, but also because her power is the ability (whether wanted or not) to absorb the powers of others. If Magneto ...


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It's a hold over from the older script for the movie. In it, Rogue is nowhere to be seen. Storm and Cyclops are there to stop Sabertooth and rescue his target. Wolverine. Whom Magneto wants due to the Adamantium in him (and apparently his little dog tags too). Max "Magneto" Leshner explicitly says that Xavier has been using Cerebro to mess with Magneto's ...


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Erik (Magneto) isn't wearing his helmet when he first encounters Xavier at the beginning of the film. Xavier might have read that Erik sent Sabertooth to track someone down, so Xavier could have been using Cerebro to keep tabs on him. He sent Cyclops and Storm when he detected Sabertooth was close to his prey, but there were two mutants there. They wrongly ...


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Sabertooth's mutation is what causes him to become mindless. As we see in Origins, Victor is very aggressive, to the point of mindless killing. Even when killing someone will lead to problems for him. This is how Logan and Victor end up facing a firing squad, before Stryker recruited them. And then, Logan continued to pull Sabertooth back from his more ...


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First of all, most of the time Sabertooth and Toad stayed at that place where Magneto lives. This house appears to be protected from Professor X's brainwaves. This is why we can see Magneto wandering in that house without his helmet. Here is the picture of him from the movie. Perhaps this is the reason Professor X can't track them. Another possibility is ...


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