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Scarlet Witch

Wanda Maximoff


Born at the Wundagore base of the High Evolutionary, Wanda and her twin brother Pietro were eventually placed in the care of a Gypsy couple named Django and Marya Maximoff, from whom they were separated as teens when their encampment was attacked. They were later recruited into Magneto's Brotherhood of Evil Mutants and, as the Scarlet Witch and Quicksilver, they fought the X-Men. At the time, none... read more

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Creator Marvel Comics
UniverseEarth-616 - Prime Marvel Universe
Full name Wanda Maximoff
Alter Egos Scarlet Witch  (Mangaverse)Scarlet Witch (Mangaverse)
Scarlet Witch (Age Of Apocalypse)
Scarlet Witch (HoM)Scarlet Witch (HoM)Scarlet Witch (Life Force)Scarlet Witch (Life Force)Scarlet Witch (MCU)Scarlet Witch (MCU)Scarlet Witch (Possessed By Chthon)Scarlet Witch (Possessed By Chthon)
Aliases Wanda Frank, Wanda Magnus, Ana Maximoff, Gypsy Witch, The Witch
Place of birth Wundagore Mountain, Transia
First appearance Uncanny X-Men #4 (March, 1964)
Alignment Good


Occupation Adventurer; formerly witchcraft tutor, housewife, terrorist
Base Mobile; formerly The Works; Avengers Compound, California; Avengers Mansion, New York
Teams Leader: Avengers West CoastMember: New WarriorsThe UltimatesMarvel KnightsSecret DefendersBrotherhood of Evil MutantsThe Mighty AvengersGodsFormerly: AvengersNew Avengers
Relatives Pietro (Quicksilver, twin brother), Magnus (Magneto, father), Magda Lehnsherr (mother, deceased), Anya (half-sister, deceased), Lorna Dane (Polaris, half-sister), Vision (estranged husband), Django Maximoff (foster father, deceased), Marya Maximoff (foster mother, deceased), Crystal (sister-in-law), Luna (niece), Tommy & Billy (reincarnated sons), Talia Wagner (Nocturne, alternate reality daughter)