Charles Xavier helped the young mutant Scott Summers deal with his unwieldily "optic blast" mutant ability by constructing this visor with Ruby-Quartz. The visor also weaponizes his optic energy into focused blasts that he can control the severity of with a dial.
|Known as Version 5, this version of the visor is either black or dark gray.||Astonishing X-Men #1|
|When Cyclops was possessed by a portion of the Phoenix Force during the conflict between the Avengers and the X-Men, his suit, including his visor were redesigned.||Avengers vs. X-Men #5|
|After breaking out of prison during the Avengers vs. X-Men aftermath, Cyclops now sports a totally different attire with an X-shaped visor symbolizing the mutants and his planned revolution.||Uncanny X-Men #2|
|Given to Cyclops by Beast, in order to control his optic blasts.||X-Men: Apocalypse|