NEW Contest!  |  Add New Content  |  Top Issues  |  Register  |  Marketplace  |  Forums  |  Request a Feature  |  Help  |  Mobile  |  Home
 
Want to win a free Absolute Edition, other hardcovers or trade paperbacks? Enter our contest here!

Login
Username:  
Password:  
   

Register for free
Social Media: Facebook Twitter Tumblr
Search:
   
   
   

  Search by Cover Date

Browse:
  Titles
  Creators
  Characters
  Groups
  Story Arcs
  Publishers
  Imprints
  TPBs/HCs
  Podcasts
  Awards
  Members
  Contributors
  Public Collections
  Public User Lists

Last 10 titles added:
  1. Jack Kirby Mister Miracl...
  2. Cerebus Archive Artist's...
  3. ElfQuest (2015)
  4. Axis (2015)
  5. Futures End (2015)
  6. Velvet (2015)
  7. Die Schöne und das Biest...
  8. Die Virtonauten von Remo...
  9. Danger Girl: Destination...
  10. Toots Malloy Blues Ninja...
   View All

Last 10 creators added:
  1. Manuel Tants
  2. Dem
  3. Looky
  4. Karl Holtz
  5. Inga Wurzbach
  6. Fabian Gross
  7. Zofia Garden
  8. Sigmund Freud
  9. Slava Harasymowicz
  10. Sandra Desmazières
   View All

Last 10 characters added:
  1. Isamu (Secret Identities...
  2. Gorou (Secret Identities...
  3. Darmoody, James
  4. Carmundson, Professor
  5. Kayoto (Secret Identitie...
  6. Samantha (Secret Identit...
  7. Owen, President
  8. Ann (Secret Identities)
  9. Yoshi (Secret Identities...
  10. Leon (Copperhead)
   View All


   
Dryad (Marvel)

Contribution History:
Date User Field Old Value New Value
2014-12-28 05:24:19 MedievalRoadie Powers Chlorokinesis: enables her to accelerate plant growth and manipulate plant matter to carry out her wishes. Chlorokinesis: has the ability to communicate with plants much like a telepath can with people. It is not a particularly strong connection in that she must actively be maintaining a link (ie a plant cannot simply call out telepathically to her mind) for communication to occur. It is for this reason that she rarely uses the power, and tends to forget about it at times. When a plant communicates, it is not like humans nor animals because plants do not have emotions. They cannot express fear, excitement, happiness, etc. Instead, Callie would explain plants as “speaking” in senses. For example, if a plant needed water Callie would receive wetness. She wouldn’t feel wet, but because she knows what wetness is from prior experience she would be able to understand. The same holds true for when she speaks to them. She can only focus on one “thought” at a time; usually the ones she understands. When she doesn’t understand (for example if the plant is being killed off by a certain chemical that she wouldn’t respond to) she can sometimes offer vague explanations about the general state of the plant, or she has no idea what’s going on. Callie can accelerate, decelerate, or reverse plant growth. She can control plants within a twenty foot radius. The type of growth that occurs depends on each plant. Smaller, less complex plants grow very quickly (for example vines, weeds, flowers, etc.) while larger plants, such as trees, she only controls a section of. She can cause a branch of a tree to bend at an angle from the tree, whether that be parallel to the ground or perpendicular to it, as well as causing leaves, flowers, and fruit to grow. Growing a full tree is possible with much time and concentration, and certainly not in one sitting.
2014-12-28 05:24:19 MedievalRoadie Bio Callie Betto was a student at the Xavier Institute and when the students were placed Callieon training squads, she became a member of Cyclops' Corsairs training Squad, along with fellow students Quill (Maxwell Jordan), Specter (Dallas Gibson), and the Stepford Cuckoos. Callie was depowered as a result of House of M. She was killed when William Stryker attacked the bus she was boarding in New X-Men #23. Callie Betto, daughter of famed mutant landscape artist, Giancarlo Betto, was a student at the Xavier Institute. When the students were placed on training squads, she became a member of Cyclops' Corsairs training squad, along with fellow students Maxwell Jordan, Dallas Gibson, and the three Stepford Cuckoos. During her time at the Institute, Callie formed a friendship with Mercury. Callie was depowered as a result of the events surrounding Wanda Maximoff's mental breakdown. She was killed shortly thereafter when William Stryker fired a missile at the bus that she and most of the Institutes other depowered students were forced to board to leave the institute.
2011-06-11 09:58:55 Cononach Alias Dryad Dryad (Marvel)
2007-07-29 13:57:53 wrt1992 Bio Former member of Corsair Squad, depowered during the event of M-Day. Killed in bus bomb. Callie Betto was a student at the Xavier Institute and when the students were placed Callieon training squads, she became a member of Cyclops' Corsairs training Squad, along with fellow students Quill (Maxwell Jordan), Specter (Dallas Gibson), and the Stepford Cuckoos. Callie was depowered as a result of House of M. She was killed when William Stryker attacked the bus she was boarding in New X-Men #23.
2007-07-29 13:54:50 wrt1992 Powers Plant-based powers (never fully revealed). Chlorokinesis: enables her to accelerate plant growth and manipulate plant matter to carry out her wishes.
2006-04-20 13:09:54 JackRabbitt New Character


View this character

© 2005-2015 ComicBookDB.com - Terms and Conditions - Privacy Policy Special thanks to Brian Wood for the ComicBookDB.com logo design