Rogue was a mutant who could absorb the powers of other mutants for a short period of time with a touch. She was a prisoner of Weapon X. When the X-Men were touring the world promoting Professor Xavier's book, she touched Colossus, absorbing his memories and thus the layout of Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters.
Using this information, agents of Weapon X stormed the school and captured all of the X-Men, except for Wolverine who was away at the time. She was released along with the X-Men, Juggernaut and Nightcrawler, when a combination of the Brotherhood of Mutant Supremacy and S.H.I.E.L.D. rescued them and destroyed Weapon X's facility. Though offered a place in the X-Men, she and Juggernaut joined the Brotherhood of Mutant Supremacy.
Rogue was taken into S.H.I.E.L.D custody. However, she was released by Nick Fury into Professor Xavier's custody and thus joined the X-Men. Rogue began dating Iceman. She had a steady relationship with him until she caught him kissing Shadowcat on a trip the X-Men took to Coney Island.
Immediately following, the group was attacked by Gambit. He fended off Wolverine and distracted the rest of them by blowing up the giant Ferris wheel. He kidnapped Rogue and took her to the Empire State Building. He had been hired by Andreas and Andrea von Strucker, two mutants who own the Fenris corporation. They hoped to use her powers for "corporate espionage."
In exchange for her help, they promised her they would help her control her powers through a power-dampening material they had developed. It worked in demonstration and they advised her they would graft it to her subdermally when she was "ready." She turned them down feeling that her powers were her penance for the sins of her past. They attacked her and Gambit -- who moved to defend her -- and Gambit was taken down. She touched both of them and used their powers to fend off their guards with help from Gambit, who had quickly recovered.
Rogue and Gambit were met at the front door by Wolverine, who had a previous score to settle with Gambit. Rogue defended Gambit, sparing his life until the rest of the X-Men arrived to take her back. She turned them down, and left with Gambit.
Rogue and Gambit became thieves. They stole the Gem of Cyttorak from a Fenris-owned casino. As they left the casino they ran into Juggernaut who confessed he loved Rogue and resented that she left the Brotherhood to join the X-Men. He recalled a time -- which may have predated even their imprisonment with Weapon X -- when they worked together. Juggernaut then attacked Gambit and Rogue stole his power. Gambit used his mutant power to charge the Gem of Cyttorak with explosive energy and stab it into Juggernaut's helmet. It had the undesired effect of making Juggernaut stronger, and he began pummeling Gambit.
Gambit, in a last ditch effort to defeat Juggernaut, charged Juggernaut's helmet and blew it up, then blew out the support beams of a building under construction near where they were fighting. It fell on the both of them and fatally injured Gambit. Rogue found him while searching among the wreckage and was there for his final words and one last kiss. That kiss seemingly transferred what was left of Gambit's life force into Rogue permanently, changing her power template, her eyes, and at times her accent.
She called Bobby a few days later and told him that Gambit's power and memories were not going away. Soon after, Rogue rejoined the X-Men and began a physical relationship with Iceman, as she was no longer afflicted with the inability to touch others without harming them. After watching a number of funny cartoons on the Internet, Rogue began her advances on Bobby and they had sex for one night, finally losing her virginity. She later regained her old powers.
Rogue soon joined Colossus' new team of X-Men, composed of Dazzler, Nightcrawler, Angel and Cyclops to find Northstar. Thanks to the drug, she could touch anyone without sucking their life force. In Ultimate X-Men #95, she reveals that when her father got drunk he would molest her. Once when he tried to touch her, she took his life. She also appears to have found out who Vindicator was, but before she could elaborate, Vindicator took her out.
Addicted to Banshee, Colossus' X-Men began to acquire more Banshee from the Acolytes. When they were discovered by the others, a battle raged. She absorbed Iceman's power and kissed him to show what Banshee could allow her, but the kiss was broken off by Firestar. Hostilities ceased when Northstar turned up — alive, but crippled.
After the Ultimatum Wave hit Manhattan, Jean refused to allow Rogue to join her, as she could not be trusted. Rogue then attacked Department H, absorbing Sasquatch's power and attacked Jubilee. Vindicator revealed himself as John Wraith, whom she blamed for ruining her life. She threatened him for help in killing Magneto. They traveled to Montreal, where Rogue posed as a stripper to get close to Sabretooth and Juggernaut. The Purifiers soon attack the X-Mansion and Juggernaut died fighting alongside Rogue.
Rogue absorbed his powers just before he died and now permanently possesses them. She then helped the X-Men in their effort to defeat Magneto and his Brotherhood. They did so, but suffered many casualties. Rogue was among one of the few X-Men to survive to battle alongside Jean Grey, Iceman, Storm, and Colossus. She helped Jean Grey and Iceman tear down the Xavier Institute and everything on the estate. They buried the remains of the deceased X-Men in its place.
Rogue reappeared after the death of Spider-Man searching for a meaning to her life.
Return of the X-Men
Soon Rogue attends Church and met the Professor X, who is an illusion Apocalypse. He requests the Rogue your plan how to stop William Stryker, who began the hunt for mutants. A week later Rogue meets Stryker, he offered her a deal and she agreed. A week later Rogue faces Kitty, Bobby and Johnny Storm, when it hunted Nimrods, team protect Rogue and begin to fight against the Nimrods, but the robots were too strong.
After Bobby was wounded, the guys decided to regroup and taking a Marian, she later told, that obeys the voice of God. Then Marian joined the guys and they returned to the Morlock tunnels, where they meet the child mutant who brought the wounded Jimmy Hudson. When Jimmy comes that tells that the Stryker, hunt mutants, and he is going to fight with Stryker and deliver him from his captivity of other mutants, Rogue with Jonnhy and Bobby are going to join but Kitty is not going to fight. Coming on the surface of the city, Marian with Jimmy, Iceman and Human Torch came face to face with the Stryker, Rogue stuns his comrades, and requests the Stryker heal her abilities.
But the plan Rogue capture ability Stryker, failed because there is a Shroud and kills Stryker, but before his death he had transferred his consciousness in Nimrods. Kitty was going to kill Rogue for treason but she explained that she had not betrayed his comrades and sought only to its stop Stryker. When Nimrods begin to attack the city, Rogue with the rest of the guys protects mutants, after which the robots went away and the children returned to Morlock tunnels. Later Rogue explained to the children that errands for God, who also said that she and the rest should go SEAR, then before them in Morlock tunnels appeared the image which calls itself the Oracle Change, when he disappeared guys know that this image seen by the whole world.
Divided We Fall
Rogue together friends was riding the bus with refugees, after you have found the garbage tickets and forged them and they traveled to New Jersey Transit on the way Trenton they drove the car, at night they were off the road to hide. Later when all asleep except Kitty, Rogue wakes saw that Kitty was going to call Johnny, and she asks Marian waking the others, they moved on to the road but didn't know where to go. In the morning Rogue with friends drive up to a limit, which guarded the mutantfoby.
They ask kids to show documents, the guys said that they are refugees and go to California, but mutantfoby trust, and Rogue with guys separation as one of the mutantfoby casually began to search Kitty, what Rogue restrained fury Jimmy, who wanted to embed mutantfoby. But Kitty able to convince the guards that she and her friends mutants and their release. When leaving the field of view mutantfoby, Kitty drives off the road and with tears and hugs Jimmy, Rogue with the guys comforts her that they themselves can protect her. Later guys stop at a diner, when Kitty went to a phone booth to call Johnny, in a diner come mutantfoby with whom Rogue and rest a while.
When Kitty runs save the children and gives the command Jimmy attack mutantfoby, Rogue with Bobby stunned the others. When Rogue touched one of them I saw his terrible memories and wanted to kill him, but Jimmy tries to persuade her not to do it and kills himself mutantfoby. After the massacre in a diner, the company they go away, all the way Rogue dare horrible memories that she swallowed the mutantfoby.
Then they wind up with the road, Kitty says that Morlock tunnels smoothed and Johnny caught, thou rascal decides that they need to get back to new York, but Kitty does not change the decision and are going to find the camp mutants. Then Rogue with the guys went for it, then find a desolate place, where they rested thirteen hours later they leave the machine that was there. When we reached the city they hide from the Nimrods, but the boys find Paige Guthrie nicknamed the Husk, which leads Rogue and the other to Nick Fury, which was waiting for them and offered his help. 
United We Stand
While Kitty with Nick Fury and with the rest fought against detention, Rogue was in a secret Fury, where she watched as several couples mutants could hold each other's hands. Suddenly she is in a sad state meets one of the mutants named Quentin, with which they have much in common. Rogue warns him about his abilities, but he is immune to its poisonous skin, and Rogue immediately begins to develop with them a romantic relationship.
When the others were able to defeat the part of the army Nimrods, Marian discussed with Quentin about their friends and that she hears voices and sees spirits. Quentin says he can help her by force telepath can erase voice and maintenance from her head, Marian agrees and after that she began to feel well.
When Captain America suggested mutants two decisions, the ratio of Marian and Quintavius stopped, he chose medicine, and she has not abandoned abilities. Soon Rogue with the rest of the carried Bobby Drake to health of the chamber, who after betrayal Husk, a flash of anger broke a piece of ice, created by him, from which he fell ill. On their way they meet the Mach Two, which by abilities removes from the head of Bobby piece of shrapnel.
After Rogue told Bobby to health of the chamber, it is returned to Kitty, but sees it weakened about Nomi. She asks what happened, Nomi tries to not cause Rogue suspicion, and find fault with her about her vision of ghosts, but the Rogue is not willing to listen to her and helps Kitty. After that Marian with other mutants is sent to the place of dwelling mutants.
Rogue together with twenty specimens transported for new housing for mutants. Once they reach their destination, some mutants were angry and claim the poor quality of the land on which they were settled, and Nomi requires that the group has chosen a new leader, considered that she and the other defeated the army of Nimrods, but Rogue corrected her to the fact that Kitty Pryde won Nimrods, and that Nomi doing something that just sobbed and talked with the boys on YouTube.
Nomi begins to criticize the Marian about her doing ghosts, but she replies that she no longer sees ghosts and votes for Kitty like most of the mutants. After voting mutants traveled to the village, on the way Rogue talked to Kitty about Quentin. Having reached the place which they called Utopia, they are going to make the earth a more hospitable, then was sent to material assistance from the helicopter Stark, of which was brought food.
On the following morning Marian together with Kitty did jog around Utopia. Suddenly the night meets Marian in a dream Psylocke, which started to exert pressure on pity about the unhappy love with Quentin. Then terrorized that Kitty wants to get rid of it, and advised her to take the medicine together with Bobby Drake, since they are both alone. Psylocke says she's new voice in her head, hearing this, Marian horror wakes up and go outside. The next day Rogue with other mutants meets Tony Stark.
When Utopia got dehydrated Husk, Rogue requests the Storm didn't help her. Later that night, she leads Bobby to Paige, but he was glad to see her. On the following morning Rogue present during a meeting of Utopia, arranged Kitty Pryde. Suddenly we heard the explosion from the place where grown seeds, then some mutants went with Nomi in search of a new place of habitation, and Rogue was left on the side of Kitty.
After prosperity Utopia, Marian started feeling fine, every day she wandered through the jungle and could touch the plants realizing that they can feel. A few days later Marian climbing high into the tree in the forest and jumps off, at this moment the plant catch her, and she says she loves them too. One night Rogue with the height of the tree watched as Jean Grey is associated with Derek Morgan.
Powers and AbilitiesEdit
Power absorption. Rogue could steal a mutants power for a short period of time through skin to skin contact, much like her mainstream counterpart. Also like her mainstream counterpart, Rogue's touch could be lethal if she held on for too long. It has been shown with both Ultimate Gambit and Ultimate Juggernaut that if Rogue kills someone with her powers, or absorbs the last bit of life force someone has left before dying, then she will permanently absorb their skills/abilities/powers/psyche etc.
Superhuman Physical Attributes: Finally, Rogue permanently absorbed the powers of her old friend and neighbor Cain Marko aka the Juggernaut. This granted her all of his powers and skills, including vast superhuman strength and durability, sufficient enough to lift up to 100 tons.
Kinetic Energy Manipulation: At one time, Rogue absorbed the last of her lover Gambit's life force moments before his death. This transferred his powers, skills, and mind to her, and was seemingly permanent. This process allowed her to transform the potential energy of objects into kinetic energy and thereby cause them to explode. This power had a side effect of turning her green eyes red, much like Gambit's. Rogue eventually lost this power, and regained her Absorption abilities. During the time that she held this power, Rogue's absorption abilities were turned off, allowing her to have a physical relationship with Iceman.
Power Mimicry: Under the influence of Banshee, Rogue seems to have abilities to able to copy the superpowers of those who were near of her and also, her death touch is ridden.
Rogue formerly has the superhuman abilities of:
Strength levelMarian initially had the strength level of a woman her size, age, and weight that engaged in intensive regular exercise. She later absorbed the power of her friend Juggernaut, and can now lift far in excess of 100 tons.
Her powers have some drawbacks. She can suck the life-force out of a person. If she holds on too long, he/she will die. That is why she can't have a physical relationship with someone.
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- ↑ Ultimate X-Men #27-33
- ↑ Ultimate X-Men #46-49
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- ↑ Ultimate X-Men #66-69
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