Nathan Summers

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Name: Nathan Christopher Charles Summers
Nathan Winters, Nathan Dayspring
Occupation: superhero
Title/Rank: Cable,
previously: Askani'son, Soldier X, Chosen One, Traveler
Status: Alive
Relationships: Madelyne Pryor (Goblin Queen, mother), Scott Summers (Cyclops, father),
Jean Grey (mother's genetic template/step-mother), Emma Frost (AU stepmother)
Christopher Summers (Corsair, grandfather), Katherine Summers (grandmother),
Alex Summers (Havok, uncle), Gabriel Summers (Vulcan, uncle),
Styfe (clone),
Rachel Summers (AU half-sister), Nate Grey (AU half-brother), Scotty (AU!Mutant X half-brother), Megan Summers (AU!The End half-sister), unnamed twins (AU!The End half-sisters), Alex Summers Jr. (AU!The End half-brother), Ruby Summers (AU!Earth-1191 half-sister),
Aliya Jenskot (1st wife), Domino (partner and love interest), Hope Summers (2nd wife)
Tyler Dayspring (adopted son), Hope Summers (adopted daughter),
Fandom: Marvel Comics, X-Men, X-Force, X-Men: The Animated Series
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Nathan Summers is the alter ego of Cable from the Marvel Comics series The X-Men.


Nathan Summers is a mutant that has telepathic and telekinetic powers, which he received from his mother. His mutant ability also includes Technopathy along with enhanced physical attributes. Nathan is an expert marksman and hand-to-hand combatant.

Nathan first appeared in The Uncanny X-Men #201 (January 1986), and later appeared as Cable in New Mutants #87 (March 1990).

The only animated appearance for Cable is X-Men: The Animated Series, where he appears in six episodes.


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Cable appeared in Deadpool 2. He is set to appear in the film X-Force (date unknown).


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A popular pairing for Nathan is Cable/Domino. A popular slash pairing is Deadpool/Cable.


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  • Cable at the Marvel Database
  • Cable at Uncanny