Robert "Bobby" Drake was a mutant who joined the X-Men sub-unit known as the New Mutants. His codename is Iceman. He is believed to be the leader of the New Mutants. He is shown to be carefree and fun loving, although very caring of his friends.[citation needed]

He is one of the most shown New Mutants, along with Amara Aquilla. He is shown to be close friends with almost all of the New Mutants and with Kitty Pryde. He was one of the few New Mutants to go on an official Mission. He is believed to be bad at Science for he is one of the students who went with Beast on an extra credit field trip to the Redwood forest. Even though he doesn't appear to be, he is very level headed in a panic and thinks of others first.[citation needed]


Cryokinisis: Iceman has the power to generate and control ice.

  • Cold Beam: Iceman can generate freezing winds that can freeze just about anything.
  • Ice Slide: Iceman use his ice to create a 'slide' of ice that he uses to travel around on.
  • Ice Form: Iceman can transform his body into an organic ice this form iceman is highly durable.


His powers are weak against intense heat.



  • Iceman was meant to be the 8th X-Man of the show, but rejected in favor of Spyke.[citation needed] Not surprisingly, Iceman appeared more often, when Spyke left.

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