While the most famous version of Marvel’s Mighty Mutants on TV screens was the animated series that aired on Fox Network in the ’90s, it was far from the last time we saw Professor X’s favorite students strike out. the small screen. Surprisingly, the X-Men received an animated series alongside Wolverine, Blade, and Iron Man, which gave the mutants a major makeover and the entirety of this twelve-episode series is now available to stream on Youtube, offering a whole new side of Wolverine, Cyclops, Beast, Storm, Emma Frost and other members of the Xavier Institute.
Debuting in 2011, the series began with the X-Men having to kill Jean Gray due to his possession by the Phoenix Force, while also battling the Hellfire Club and incorporating a new member into their ranks via Armor. While this animated series never received any new episodes after the twelve that dropped in 2011, it gave fans a whole new take on one of Marvel’s most popular teams and once again uniting the tape editors. drawn with the medium of the anime.
The official description for the X-Men animated series reads as follows:
“When a mutant high school student named Hisako Ichiki goes missing in northern Japan, her parents turn to Professor Xavier for help. Sensing that Hisako’s disappearance is of great importance to the mutants, Professor X gathers his X-Men. However, due to the loss of her lover, Jean, Cyclops, the leader of the X-Men, refuses to return. “
While Marvel currently has no new anime series in the works, comic book publishers are making their way into the manga world, with their recent release, Deadpool Samurai, see everyone’s favorite Merc With A Mouth teaming up with My Hero Academia’s All Might in a surprising twist.
With Disney + currently airing the animated series of What if?, which documents events in the Marvel Cinematic Universe that never happened, Disney promised that this was far from the last time they planned to bring the world of the Avengers to the world of the animation.
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