With an increasing number in the student body in Xavier's school, Cyclops & Emma Frost reorganized the Xavier Institute's educational and training program. The Paragon Squad was originally advised by Wolfsbane, and later advised by Magma.
After the truth about Wolfsbane and Elixir's brief affair was exposed, Wolfsbane left the X-Mansion. The squad was briefly combined with the Alpha Squadron under the supervision of Karma. Just before the end of the term, Magma assumed the leadership of the squad.
- DJ - Mark Sheppard converted different types of music into various forms of energy. Depowered, and killed in bus bombing by Purifiers.
- Match - Ben Hamill is pyrokinetic and always engulfed in flames. Field Leader. Retained his powers and remained with the X-Men.
- Pixie - Megan Gwynn possesses rainbow colored wings mounted on her back for flight and emits a hallucinogenic dust. Retained her powers and remained with the X-Men.
- Preview - Jessica Vale had precognitive sight. Depowered, and killed in bus bombing by Purifiers.
- Trance - Hope Abbott can project an astral form. Retained her powers and remained with the X-Men.
- Wolf Cub - Nicholas Gleason had a lupine appearance, enhanced senses, and razor sharp claws. Retained his powers, but was later killed by Donald Pierce.
Weapons: Each teammates' arsenal
- The squad’s colors are green and black with red accents.
- 9 Paragons Squad (Earth-616) Members
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