The thing that i think most people didn't get about Gambit was that his only power was to charge things till they would explode, the throwing cards thing, was just him being awesome. Gambit by Jey Soliva *
Gambit by Clay Mann. "A mutant, Gambit can mentally create, control and manipulate pure kinetic energy to his every whim and desire. He is also incredibly knowledgeable and skilled in card-throwing, hand-to-hand combat, and the use of a bō.