Victor Ludwig was a mutant who was recruited into the Acolytes by Exodus. He was among the Acolytes who were searching for their missing leader Magneto, who was also presumed dead at the time. Instead, they found Joseph, his clone, and attempted but failed to turn him into their new leader.


Empathy: He has the ability to enhance emotional impressions.

Strength level

Average Human

Orator hasn't been seen since the the Magneto mini-series, and never on Genosha before or after the Sentinels' attack, so he might be still alive, though that is uncertain at this point. He also hasn't been seen after M-Day and the House of M, so he might have lost his powers, but that is unclear at the moment.

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  1. Marvel Encyclopedia Volume 2: X-Men

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