A new era has dawned for the X-Men. After living in the shadows of the deadly Terrigen Mists clouds and battling the Inhumans with their survival at stake, the world’s mutants are once again able to live openly, and the X-Men are reasserting themselves as some of the premier heroes of the Marvel Universe. This July, a new team of X-Men, featuring some of the most recognized and popular mutants, forms to battle an enemy that threatens them all in Charles Soule and Jim Cheung's Astonishing X-Men #1 (MAY170806)!
Someone is targeting and killing the world's psychic mutants. To uncover the mysterious foe, a group of mutants form a new X-Men team — the Astonishing X-Men — to bring the enemy to justice. Old Man Logan, Psylocke, Mystique, Fantomex, Bishop, Archangel, Rogue, and Gambit band together and follow the mystery where it leads them, to a shocking mastermind behind the psychic murders.
Charles Soule, the writer of Death of Wolverine and co-writer of Inhumans vs. X-Men, joins forces with acclaimed artist Jim Cheung for the character-driven and world-spanning adventure of Astonishing X-Men. A perfect jumping-on point for new readers and an exciting new direction for long-time fans, Astonishing X-Men will be an action-packed epic starring some of Marvel's most popular mutants.
Arriving in stores this July, Soule and Cheung's Astonishing X-Men #1 (MAY170806) kicks off an exciting, unmissable new chapter in the storied adventures of Marvel Comics' mightiest mutants that no fan can afford to miss!