The X-Men break a TV network in this X-Men Red #8 exclusive preview

Marvel’s X-Men line is about to go through another rehaul with Uncanny X-Men returning as a weekly series in November, but hopefully the end of this recent color-coded phase doesn’t mean the end of Tom Taylor, Carmen Carnero, and Rain Beredo’s X-Men Red. The solicitation for December’s issue #11 reads a lot like a…

At least Disney can finally make Patton Oswalt's Star Wars/X-Men/Avengers crossover dreams a reality

We’re still trying to wrap our heads around the far-reaching consequences—some weird, many worrying—of Disney’s decision to buy a big chunk of 21st Century Fox this week, bringing any number of beloved properties under its omnipresent umbrella. Still, even as worries about media monopolization gnaw at our hearts, it’s…

Patrick Stewart on the moment he knew he was done playing Professor X

Sir Patrick Stewart was an integral part of Fox’s X-Men franchise for 17 years as Professor Charles Xavier, but he announced earlier this year he’d be stepping down from the role, after deeming Logan an appropriate farewell. In the video above, he reflects on his time as part of the franchise and tells us about the…

Ellen Page discusses Brett Ratner harassment, remorse about Woody Allen in lengthy Facebook post

By now it’s safe to assume every female actor in Hollywood has experienced harassment—actually, just assume every female everywhere—but it’s always more helpful to hear it from them directly, in dispiriting detail. This afternoon Ellen Page joined the fray with a lengthy Facebook post sharing her experiences working…

The X-students stage a Sentinel heist in this Generation X #7 exclusive

With Fox’s The Gifted currently putting a spotlight on younger mutants, it’s a great time to check in on Marvel’s current Generation X series, which is looking to the future of the X-Men franchise by exploring the lives of current students at The Xavier School For Gifted Youngsters. Writer Christina Strain understands…

The Gifted won’t cross over with Legion or any of Fox’s X-Men films

Don’t expect Jean Grey or Cyclops to show up to help out the superpowered teens on Fox’s upcoming X-Men adaptation The Gifted. As revealed at the show’s Comic-Con panel today, the Amy Acker-starring series takes place in a universe where Professor X’s mutant heroes (and their counterparts in Magneto’s evil…

Generation X delivers ResurrXion’s freshest take on Marvel’s mutant heroes

Each week, Big Issues focuses on a newly released comic-book issue of significance. This week, it’s Generation X #3. Written by Christina Strain (Runaways, The Magicians) with art by Amilcar Pinna (All-New Ultimates, M.O.D.O.K.: Assassin) and Roberto Poggi (Black Panther: World Of Wakanda, Inhumans: Attilan Rising),…

Jessica Chastain in talks to play the villain in X-Men: Dark Phoenix

Back in the day, superhero movies were such a hard sell that studios felt compelled to make them relatively “grounded,” usually by ignoring weirder aspects of a character’s origin or costume. But they’re are so common now that Fox is actually preparing to introduce the Shi’ar in the next X-Men movie. For those who…