Lightbright (Character)

Lightbright-Obax Majid

Publisher: Marvel Comics

Created by:  Gregory Wright and Steven Butler

1st appearance: Silver Sable and the Wild Pack #16, 1993

Real Name: Obax Majid

Nationality: African

Team Affiliations: Captain America’s Secret Avengers, Silver Sable’s Intruders and Wild Pack, and the Bio-Genes

Legal Status: Criminal status in Somalia  

Height: 5’10              Weight: 129 lbs

Eyes: Brown             Hair: Black

Relatives: Unknown

Skills and abilities: Unknown

Powers: Lightbright is a mutant who possesses photokinetic abilities. This means he can release a bright burst of light from her body along with heat. She can manipulate these abilities to fly, project powerful energy blasts, she can also emit blinding lights and another which gives a calming effect filling those around her with a sense of euphoria.


Born in poverty-stricken Somalia in Africa she had a very hard life, made even harder once her mutant abilities manifested. Directionless in life she became involved with the “Bio-Genes” a group of Somalia mutants who planned to rid the region of the United States influence and seize control of their government. They were confronted by the Wild Pack after they attacked a U.S marine base outside Mogadishu. When Baron Strucker and Hydra emerged to conquer the region she and her team joined forces with Wild Pack. During the battle her life was saved by Battlestar. She returned to the United States with the team and started a relationship with Battlestar.

During civil war she was a member of the Captain America’s anti-registration team. She was defeated and jailed by Iron Man and later freed by Captain America. When cap surrendered she retired from heroics instead of becoming registered. It is unknown if she kept her powers after M-Day.


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