Darwin is a male comic Mutant that features in Marvel Comics.
Afterwards, he volunteered to join Xavier on his mission to stop the insane Vulcan who had gone into deep space to get his revenge against the Shi'ar. (Uncanny X-Men v1 #476)
Later, he came to join the Mutant nation that formed on Krakoa where he was one of many of his kind that looked towards forming a united society. During this time, he was called upon to help against the threat posed by the Children of the Vault. Thus, he joined a team that consisted of Synch and X-23 to infiltrate the accelerated time-space within the Vault with the three being deemed as the only ones able to survive the effects of ime within the structure. (X-Men v5 #5)
Personality and attributes
Powers and abilities
His powers were described as being a defensive adaptation to threats. (Uncanny X-Men v1 #476)
It allowed him to learn reading other languages over a short period of time and afterwards even able to converse in that tongue. Darwin was shown to adapt to any changes in his environment such as being exposed to the vacuum of space whereupon his body adapted to not breath whilst his skin and internal structure increased in density. (Uncanny X-Men v1 #478)
- Darwin was created by Ed Brubaker and Trevor Hairsine where he made his first appearance in X-Men: Deadly Genesis v1 #2 (February, 2006).
In other media
- In X-Men: First Class, Darwin made an appearance in the live-action film where he was portrayed by actor Edi Gathegi. He was shown as a Mutant who was an adult by the 1960s who hid his talent of evolving new abilities instantly. Darwin was operating as a taxi cab driver when he was discovered by Professor X and Magneto where they recruited him to be part of the X-Men.
- In X-Men: Battle of the Atom, Darwin appeared as a playable card in the iOS video card game.
- X-Men: Deadly Genesis v1: (2006)
- X-Men v5: (2020)