Max Eisenhardt, better known as Magneto, is one of the most powerful mutants in the world and a recurring foe of the X-Men. After suffering from countless tragedies throughout his life, he became determined to end humanity's oppression of mutants by upending the human-led governments of the world.

Powers and Stats

Tier: 5-B

Name: Magneto, Erik Magnus Lehnsherr, Max Eisenhardt

Origin: Marvel Comics, X-Men #1

Gender: Male

Age: 82-83 years old

Classification: Human Mutant

Powers and Abilities: Superhuman Physical Characteristics, Magnetism Manipulation, Matter Manipulation (Atomic level), Electricity Manipulation, Energy Manipulation and Projection, Can perceive phenomena across the electromagnetic spectrum, Flight, Forcefield Creation, Earth Manipulation (Can create earthquakes and volcanoes), Technological Manipulation, Ice Manipulation (Can freeze an area to near Absolute Zero, by creating a magnetic vortex), Mind Manipulation (Can manipulate the electromagnetic fields that make up minds and potentially disperse them), Limited Gravity Manipulation (Could reverse gravity), Limited Biological Manipulation (Can manipulate the iron in blood, causing bodies to freeze and denying access to certain abilities), Can create wormholes, Invisibility (By bending light around him), Can amplify his physical abilities, Limited Telepathy, Resistance to Telepathy (Was able to battles with Xavier's telepathy on will alone), Mind Manipulation and Life-Force Absorption (Unaffected by Rogue's powers)

Attack Potency: Planet level (Stopped and reversed a giant planet busting bullet, has control of the entire planet's electromagnetic field)

Speed: Speed of Light reaction speed (Can deflect photons and light. Able to catch Northstar, who can run at Relativistic+ speeds at most).

Lifting Strength: Unknown physically. Class T with magnetic telekinesis (He was able to lift an entire mountain with his magnetism due to it containing iron ore)

Striking Strength: Small Building Class (Comparable to other mutants, beat Red Skull to death with his bare hands without using his powers), Planet Class with his abilities

Durability: Unknown physically (Survived getting thrown into a building and took a punch from Colossus that would have torn another man's head off), Planet level with his shield

Stamina: High

Range: Standard melee range, Planetary with abilities, Multiple light-years via Meditation.

Standard Equipment: His armor, including (in some incarnations) his helmet which helps block telepathic attacks.

Intelligence: Extraordinary genius, capable of creating advanced technology and a master geneticist, has built space stations, robots, advanced weaponry, genetically engineered super-powered creatures, and many other things, he is also a master combat strategist and tactician capable of ruling his own nation.

Weaknesses: Manipulating energies instead of magnetism can take a toll on his body, When severely injured, his body is unable to withstand the strain of manipulating great amounts of magnetic forces. He is unable to manipulate vibranium.

Note: There are many versions of Magneto, this profile only covers the 616 Marvel Comics version.

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Notable Victories:

Notable Losses:

Mithos Yggdrasill (Tales of Symphonia) Mithos' profile (Speed was equalized)

Samus Aran (Metroid) Samus Aran's profile (5-B versions were used and Speed was equalized)

Inconclusive Matches:

Deoxys (PokémonDeoxys's Profile (Note: Speed was equalized)

Madara Uchiha (Naruto) Madara's Profile

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