Marvel’s Black Widow as we all know is the very first and only female founding member of the Avengers in the MCU. She is the lead assassin, and Natasha Romanova has kind of done it all. Nat has a super-rich and a very diverse history in the comics. In light of this, here we have for you 10 unknown superpowers of the Black Widow:
1. She does not age
Natasha had become the Black Widow after she entered the Soviet Red Room program and had been given many biological upgrades. One of these upgrades had been a delayed aging mechanism.
2. Super Speed
The Black Widow is known to be super-fast, and she can run at a speed of 35 miles per hour. The character has chased down a plane while she was barefoot.
3. Healing Factor
Black Widow was given many biological enhancements that had granted her a healing factor. She can easily heal from any kind of wounds that would usually take months to heal.
4. Split personality
Black Widow is the closest thing to Legion. Black Widow and Legion had suffered from a split personality disorder, and while Legion had been born with this, Natalia had been conditioned into having various alternate aliases.
5. Enhanced Durability
Black Widow has easily taken blows from opponents that were way bigger and even stronger than her. Natasha had been shot, and she fell from the roof of a tall multi-storeyed building. She then got up and dusted herself off a got back into the fight.
6. Super quick reflexes
Natasha Romanova has is known to have cat-like reflexes and once, while in a fight with Shield agent Quinn, she had been so fast while he was dodging the bullets that Quinn had thought Natasha was bulletproof.
This ability had been featured in the Mutant-X reality in the comics. In this reality, Natasha Romanova possesses the abilities of a spider and she could spin webs, and also walk on walls. SHe could easily hypnotize her enemies into revealing information.
8. Resistance to telepathic attacks
Black Widow can block psychic intruders, and this is a power that she had been granted via many experiments in the Red Room. She is more physically resilient, but the character’s mental prowess to resist psychic pain and torture is superhuman.
9. She learns super-humanly fast
The character’s ability to grasp knowledge is way beyond that of any normal human. Natasha had once learned to hack just in a matter of hours, and this usually takes people years to learn. The ability helps her to blend in as it takes her just a few minutes to learn and understand a new language.
10. She is worthy
Black Widow is a stone-cold assassin, and in one reality, Thor had been wiped out of existence and she had lifted Mjolnir and became a Goddess, and she saved the world.