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.


Image Description Issue
Cyke's visor Version 5 Known as Version 5, this version of the visor is either black or dark gray. Astonishing X-Men #1

Other versions

Image Description Issue
032 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
Marvel now visor 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

Cinematic Universe

Image Description Appearance
Scott Summers (Earth-TRN414) from X-Men Apocalypse 001 Given to Cyclops by Beast, in order to control his optic blasts. X-Men: Apocalypse