14-12-23 | Sixty years of X-Men! Who would have thought it?! Six decades have passed since the debut of Cyclops, Beast, Angel, Iceman and Marvel Girl within the pages of The X-Men. Now the classic line-up is back for an all new celebratory adventure in The Original X-Men. It’s Marvel offering you a chance to relive a carefree adventure in the Stan Lee & Jack Kirby mould.
‘The first and greatest heroes to bear the X-Men name once travelled into their own futures and reset the course of history. Now another multiversal mystery calls them forth. When the dust settles, one hero will remain, trapped in the world as we know it. With shocking surprise guests and heart-pounding twists and turns, Christos Gage and Greg Land kick off a story that will shake the whole MU!’
The X-Men have been quite busy these last few months. Their mammoth storyline Fall of X rages on, reshaping the future of the Marvel mutants. So it’s pleasant to be able to sit back and pick up an X-Men one-shot, let alone one that features the five classic mutants that started it all. ‘A special first look at Original X-Men #1 finds the X-Men running right into the Phoenix in a mind-bending, kaleidoscopic environment. What does the Multiverse hold for the original X-Men?’