X-men: Mutant Genesis

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Marvel Comics, 2002 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 176 pages
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The world is once again threatened by the X-Men's long-time nemesis, Magneto, now allied with Omega Red. Can the X-Men survive this latest threat to humanity and to the team?

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Smart writing and iconic artwork. - Goodreads
The ending is tragic. - Goodreads
... a timeless love story. - Goodreads
The story is great and the artwork is very good. - Goodreads
That script writer crapped all over a masterpiece. - Goodreads
Chris Claremont was the best X-men writer. - Goodreads

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User Review  - greeniezona - LibraryThing

Okay. So, after my last X-Men paperback, I decided I was going to go back to the very beginning of that universe/reboot, and read the whole thing in order. I researched online and found issue #1 of ... Read full review

Review: X-Men: The Dark Phoenix Saga (Uncanny X-Men)

User Review  - Eddie - Goodreads

Claremont defined what the X-Men were for an entire generation, maybe even two, having written on the original Uncanny title for 15 years. On this now classic tale, he was aided by another comics ... Read full review

About the author (2002)

Chris Claremont is one of the bestselling comic writers in the world. He wrote The Uncanny X-Men for seventeen years as well as the novelization of the movie X-Men 2. He has been the co-creator of several top-selling series for Marvel Comics, including Excalibur, Wolverine, New Mutants, and, in the United Kingdom, Captain Britain. He wrote the Star Trek twenty-fifth-anniversary graphic novel Debt of Honor and a Next Generation sequel, Cry, Vengeance, for DC Comics, as well as" "Alien/Predator: The Deadliest of Species for Dark Horse. His debut novel was Firstflight, the story of a young female astronaut in the twenty-first century, to which he wrote two sequels, Grounded and Sundowner. He collaborated with George Lucas on three novels in The Chronicles of the Shadow War, and has delved into fantasy with the publication of Dragon Moon, a dark fantasy novel co-authored with his wife, Beth Fleisher. The couple lives in Brooklyn with their two children.

Acclaimed comic book illustrator Jim Lee was born in Seoul, South Korea in 1964. Today, Lee is the creative director of WildStorm Studios (which he founded in 1992) and the penciller for many of DC Comics' bestselling comic books, including All-Star Batman and Robin, The Boy Wonder and Batman: Hush. He also serves as the Executive Creative Director for the upcoming DC Universe Online videogame.

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