It's interesting that he was secretly the security system but i don't recall a drop in anti-mutant attacks specifically since pip arrived. They had a slight drop since the very start but for the most part they stopped being attacked fairly early to my knowledge. I may have to reread from the start. The way pip was talking sounds almost like he's exaggerating the frequency to make himself sound cooler.
http://www.afterelton.com/other/2009...iew?page=0%2C2 Peter David stated he would like to avoid killing off one of the members of the couple.
What happened to the PAD - "Thou must not drop a 'Ruiner' and leave the room" commandment or whatever he was on about? Thought he actively hunted down those who infringed his right to transport the reader on a magical mystery tour of comic excitement and 'removed them' PAD-Force style