Arden, Hopkins, Jarrett, and Produce Pete mutate podcasting to the next evolution in this X-Men: Apocalypse One-Shot SPOILERcast. We share our like(s) and dislikes with Fox’s latest mediocre offering. Be sure to check our site-exclusive Pete-pocalypse companion podcast here for Produce Pete’s full, unabridged synopsis of the movie he hasn’t seen!
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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“)