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While returning to their dimension, Belasco grabbed Illyana and Kitty held her arm.
Kitty lost her grip for a few seconds and reached back in the portal, until she felt an arm and pulled out Illyana.
Phoenix, Cyclops and Nightcrawler arrived in response of the message just in time to save her from Hellfire Club mercenaries. Pryde then helped the X-Men in rescuing their captive colleagues. Ororo Munroe christened Kitty with her first code name, Sprite, and took her to dancing lessons at Stevie Hunter’s studio.
Illyana Rasputin, Colossus' six year old sister, was kidnapped by Belasco and the X-Men followed to Limbo, where Kitty was harassed by an alternate version of Nightcrawler, and they rescued her.The Inner Circle of the Hellfire Club also learned about Kitty, and its White Queen, Emma Frost, went to invite Kitty to her Massachusetts Academy.Visiting a local malt shop with some of the X-Men, Kitty and Storm began what would evolve into a close friendship.Suddenly, three Hellfire Knights burst into the shop in an attack led by the White Queen. Unwilling to abandon Storm and the others, Kitty hid aboard the Hellfire Club's hovercraft and found the captive X-Men in the Frost International complex where the White Queen was holding them.Storm gave Kitty the X-Men's phone number and asked her to summon help. During her first training session in the Danger Room, Kitty easily walked through a scenario that took Professor Xavier weeks to program.