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X-Books and Storylines: A History of the X-Men

Uncanny X-Men

A living document (and still a work in progress); here is my list of notable X-Men stories and milestones, with liner notes.

  • 1963: The X-Men (Original team Angel, Beast, Cyclops, Iceman, Marvel Girl / Jean Grey)
    • (Magneto; Quicksilver & Scarlet Witch; Juggernaut; Boliver Trask creates the Sentinels / Master Mold)
  • 1975: Giant-Size X-Men #1
    • “Second Genesis” (Xavier hires the second team, Banshee, Colossus, Nightcrawler, Storm, Sunfire, Thunderbird, to rescue the first team)
  • 1981: becomes Uncanny X-Men (80’s: The New Mutants, X-Factor, & Excalibur released; Thunderbird dies)
    • “The Dark Phoenix Saga”
    • “Days of Future Past” (Future-Phoenix Rachel Summers returns to present, Nimrod follows)
    • “God Loves, Man Kills” (Rev. William Stryker)
    • “Mutant Massacre” (Mr. Sinister’s Marauders kill the Morlocks, rip off Angel’s wings)
    • “Fall of the Mutants” (Apocalypse brainwashes Angel as Archangel, the Four Horsemen’s Death)
    • “Inferno” (Mr. Sinister’s clone of Jean Grey, Madelyne Pryor, becomes Goblin Queen; Colossus’ sis Illyana becomes Darkchylde; demons invade NYC)
    • “Days of Future Present” (Ahab travels back from future of “Days of Future Past“)

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Sketches from Montreal 2013

A few more sketches from 2013 (Montreal Comic Con).

The Extraordinary @FanExpoCanada 2013

Some of my favourite memories of FanExpo Canada 2013 in Toronto. Hanging out with the incredible creators and fans was a long weekend we’ll never forget. (more…)