As Stranglehold and his team confronted Ulysses, Arcadia, and their ally Cannonball, Arcadia used her powers to summon X-Force. X-Force managed to defeat Sword by defeating Sword's members one at a time. Bloodstone and Arcadia took possession of Sword's ship and took Stranglehold and his team prisoner.
Stranglehold and his team later got free and were charged with defending the Damocles Foundation base and once again fought X-Force. Selene took control of the Foundation's Celestial Gathered and used its power to turn Stranglehold and his team into lizards. The Gatherer was later destroyed by Moonstar and Arcadia, but its unknown if Stranglehold and his to revert to normal.
Powers and Abilities
- Superhuman Strength: Stranglehold is a Deviant possessing an unknown level of superhuman strength.
Armor that renders him impervious to physical harm.
Sword's ship and jet-assisted locomotion in his boots to launch him over the ground.
- The Sword are not specifically referred to as Deviants in any stories, but the cover of X-Force I#84 calls them "the new Deviants."
- 2 appearance(s) of Stranglehold (Damocles Foundation) (Earth-616)
- Mentions (or invocations) of Stranglehold (Damocles Foundation) (Earth-616)
- 3 image(s) of Stranglehold (Damocles Foundation) (Earth-616)