Little is known about his abilities. This warrior retains the power to manifest blades at will. His natural sword fighting ability is matched by few. Oddly enough, he is not actually a mutant. Even if his DNA is not enhanced, he still demonstrates remarkable agility and supersonic reflexes.
Clear-Cut descends from a long line of noble warriors. He is a master swordsman and excellent at hand to hand combat. With intense dexterity, he once unarmed six lackeys at one time.
A golden sword strapped to his back.
He wears a large red suit with a shining grey belt.
Very little is known about this vicious combatant. His ancestors are renowned as superb warriors retaining a solemn and noble etiquette. Although the tough soldier fronts as a mercenary, his true nature is revealed as that of an honorable champion.
Clear-Cut was introduced as bodyguard for Shinobi Shaw alongside Mindmeld. The X-Force traveled to Shaw’s compound to end his development of a laser designed to turn a mutant into a human. After encountering the X-Force on Shaw’s island, Clear-Cut clashed swords with Shatterstar. Mindmeld soon dispatched the crew using her psyche transfers. While restraining the X-Force with inhibitor collars, Clear-Cut slipped Domino the key to her shackles. Shinobi Shaw later revealed Clear-Cut as covertly assisting the prisoners. The evil host strapped Clear-Cut down and shot him with the mutant reducing ray. Although he went unconscious, Clear-Cut was healthy otherwise, revealing that he was not a mutant after all. He aided the X-Force in their escape, and the group and the warrior went their separate ways.