Abyss (Age of the Apocalypse)


Abyss (real name: Nils Styger,) is a minor antagonist in the Marvel Comics series; Age of Apocalypse. He's one of the four Horsemen as well as Nightcrawler's half-brother.


After Legion went back in time and accidentily killed his father, the timeline completly changed. Apocalypse has taken over and many charcters have changed. One of them was Abyss. He became one of the members of the Horsemen of Apocalypse and acquired new abilities. He was eventually killed off by Banshee.

Powers and Abilities

Abyss is made out of strong coils and can create a portal to an unknown dimension. He is also able to psionically affect others and draw in power from their fear.

Appearances in other media

Videogame appearance

Abyss (X-Men Legends II)

Abyss in X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse.

Abyss appears as a villain in X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse and a boss within the all-mutant island of Genosha while remains as a Horseman of Apocalypse.