Something went wrong. Try again later


    Franchise »

    The X-men comic book series has inspired games since 1989, on the NES and since then they have been featured in at least 31 games, spanning several different consoles and handhelds.

    Short summary describing this franchise.

    X-Men last edited by reverendhunt on 09/05/19 11:05AM View full history

    The X-Men are a superhero team in the Marvel Comics Universe created by writer Stan Lee and artist Jack Kirby in 1963.  

    Professor Charles Xavier (Professor X) created a safe haven at his Westchester mansion to train young mutants to use their powers for the good of all mankind.  Xavier originally recruited Angel, Beast, Cyclops, Iceman and Jean Grey dubbing them the "X-Men" due to their possession of the "X-Gene", a gene which gives mutants their abilities.  The X-Men started off with just five members and as the years passed many new characters have joined the team while just as many have left.


    This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for:

    Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

    Comment and Save

    Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Giant Bomb users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.