Scarlet Witch

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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Super Powers

AcrobaticsAuraAwakened PowerBanishCausality ManipulationChaos MagicChaos ManipulationCold ResistanceConceptual ManipulationDarkforce ManipulationDurabilityEnergy BeamsEnergy ManipulationEnergy ResistanceFlightForce FieldsHellfire ResistanceHoly ResistanceIntelligenceMagicMagic ResistanceMatter ManipulationMind BlastMind ControlMind Control ResistancePeak Human ConditionPower Absorption ImmunityPower AugmentationPower MimicryPower NullifierPower SensePrecognitionProbability ManipulationProjectionPsionic PowersReality WarpingReality Warping ResistanceReflexesSealingShadow ManipulationStaminaSuper SpeedSuper StrengthTelekinesisTelepathyTime Manipulation ResistanceUnholy ResistanceVitakinesisAudio ControlDamage BoostDamage ReductionDamage TransferalDuplicationElectrokinesisEnergy BlastsEnergy ConstructsEnhanced SensesEnhanced SightExistence ErasureExorcismGravity ControlIllusionsLongevityMagnetismMarksmanshipPhysics ManipulationPlot Manipulation ResistanceTechnopath/CyberpathTelepathy ResistanceTeleportationTerrakinesisTime ManipulationToxin and Disease ResistanceTransmutationAbsorptionAgilityAnti-GravityAttack NegationAttack ReflectionBody PuppetryClairvoyance ResistanceCorruption ResistanceCreationDexterityElectricity ResistanceEnduranceExistence Erasure ResistanceFate ManipulationFate ResistanceFire ControlFire ResistanceHeat ResistanceInterstellar TravelJumpLevitationMaster Martial ArtistMaster TacticianMolecular CombustionMolecular DissipationPain ManipulationPossession ResistancePower AbsorptionPower BestowalResurrectionSelf-SustenanceSoul ResistanceStatus Effect InducementWater ControlWeapon CreationWeapons MasterWind Control


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 (Cancerverse)Scarlet Witch (Cancerverse)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 WarriorsGodsThe UltimatesMarvel KnightsSecret DefendersBrotherhood of Evil MutantsThe Mighty AvengersFormerly: New AvengersAvengersLady Liberators
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)