Fandom

Marvel Database

Saint Elmo (Earth-616)

177,057pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share



The origin of the man known only as Saint Elmo has yet to be revealed. He claimed to be the legendary Keeper of the Northern Lights, and a god thousands of years old.

Saint Elmo (Earth-616) from Alpha Flight Special Vol 2 1 001

At some point, he came in contact with James Hudson's Department H and was recruited in the first Flight (the predecessor to Alpha Flight). One of the more battle-experienced members of the team, Elmo's largest fault was his good-natured arrogance, and slight superiority complex over "mere mortals."

The team's first mission was to stop the American criminal Egghead from launching a nuclear missile into New York City from a Canadian base. During the mission, they were able to defeat Egghead and his superhuman agents but could not de-arm the missile. Faced with the imminent explosion, Saint Elmo sacrificed his life to save his team-mates' by absorbing the missile, and the force of the explosion, into himself, scattering his form.

Powers

  • Photokinesis: Saint Elmo had the ability to generate light and absorb light.
    • Transillumination: He also had the power to temporarily transform objects into light.
  • Self-Propelled Flight: He could also apparently fly or at least float.




Discover and Discuss

Footnotes



Like this? Let us know!

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.