Mutant Rights Activist
|Deceased Citizen of the United States with no criminal record.|
|Nation or Planet of Origin|
|Los Angeles, California|
|Base of Operations|
|Professor Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters, Massachusetts Academy, Snow Valley, Massachusetts|
Mutation resulting in a surplus of epidermis of high resistance which can be controlled to extend and ensnare objects.
Note: When relaxed the epidermis sags and appears like melted wax. With concentration the epidermis can be contracted to appear normal.
|Uncanny X-Men #317 (Oct. 1994)|
|Scott Lobdell & Joe Madureira|
Little is known Angelo Espinoza's life before becoming a member of Generation X, beyond faking his own death to apparently avoid a life in criminal gangs.
One of many mutants captured by a member of the alien Phalanx known as Harvest, Espinoza was rescued by associates of the X-Men.
Enrolling in the Massachusetts Academy of Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters he assumed the codename of Skin.