Remy LeBeau, also known by his codename Gambit, is a mutant who possesses the ability to charge matter with explosive bio-kinetic energy. Playing cards are his weapon of choice.
BiographyEditGambit is a former prisoner of William Stryker for 2 years, who was dubbed 'Gambit' from his guards as he kept beating them in poker. After two years he managed to escape the facility, but was later confronted by Wolverine, who wanted to know where Stryker's base was to destroy it. Gambit, mistakenly believing he was sent to recapture him, attacked and later interrupted a fight between Wolverine and Sabertooth, inadvertently letting Sabertooth escape and robbing Wolverine of his revenge. After Wolverine defeats him, Gambit sees he is sincere and flies him to Stryker's base. At the conclusion, Gambit briefly returns to his side, and, after Wolverine's memories are lost, tells him his 'name': Logan. He offers to help get Logan and Silverfox's body off the island, but Logan turns him down, stating he can find his own way.
Character traitsEditGambit can charge any object with kinetic energy giving them explosive properties. For example, he prefers using playing cards or a short staff called a bo. He's quite skilled in fighting, using a unique style that combines his acrobatic skills to his explosive powers.
Gambit is a thief and a gambler, but posses a personal sense of honor, which makes him be the most loyal of allies.