Colossus (Piotr Nikolaievitch Rasputin) is a fictional character, a superhero in the Marvel Comics universe. Created by writer Len Wein and illustrator Dave Cockrum, he first appeared in Giant-Size X-Men #1 (May 1975). A Russian mutant, the character is a member of the X-Men, and is by far the physically strongest member of the team, being able to transform into a strong metallic form. Even without his powers he holds a physically imposing figure standing at 6' 7" (200 cm). Throughout the series, he has been portrayed as a quiet, honest and innocent man. He has had a fairly consistent presence in X-Men-related comic books since his debut. A talented artist, he only reluctantly agrees to use his powers in combat, feeling it is his responsibility to use his abilities for the betterment of human and mutant-kind.
Powers and Stats
Tier: 5-B | 4-B | 4-B
Name: Piotr Nikolaievitch Rasputin/Colossus
Origin: Marvel Comics, Giant Size X-Men #1
Age: Middle aged
Classification: Human Mutant
Powers and Abilities: Can transform his body into an armored form of osmium-like organic steel (which greatly enhances his Superhuman Physical Characteristics). He needs no food, water, or air in his armored form and he is much more resistant to injury, including damage to his internal organs | Same as before but much more powerful, plus Immortality, Resurrection, Flight, Mind Manipulation, Telekinesis, Time Manipulation, Energy Manipulation , Force field Projection, Teleportation | Force field Projection, Immunity to Mind Manipulation, Regeneration (Mid), Immortality (Type 4), Demonic Transformation, Magic
Speed: Likely Supersonic+ combat speed (Listed in the same tier as Hawkeye in the Master Edition version of the official Marvel handbook) | Massively FTL+ (Scaling from Thor) | Likely Supersonic+ combat speed
Lifting Strength: Unknown
Striking Strength: Planet Class | Solar System Class | Solar System Class
Durability: Planet level | Solar System level | Solar System level
Stamina: Greatly superhuman. Rarely ever shows exhaustion unless severely wounded. Able to physical exert himself at his peak for several days.
Range: Standard melee range
Standard Equipment: Nothing notable
Intelligence: Skilled combatant, has college level education, has many years of experience fighting against all manner of foes, has been trained in combat techniques by Wolverine, Cyclops, and Nightcrawler.
Weaknesses: Cannot fly, vulnerable to Antarctic Vibranium | Can be harmed by Chaos Magic. Taking too much damage can cause the Phoenix Force to abandon him. Far more arrogant and overconfident than before. | Although unharmed by virtually any form of damage, removing his helmet will make him susceptible to mind manipulation.
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Key: Base | Phoenix Force | Juggernaut