ResurrXion is both the biggest “we better fit X into this event name” stretch in Marvel history, and a welcome return to a less endangered mutant race (as if they’re ever truly safe). Escalating genocide has been rushing headlong towards the X-Men since House of M and Decimation in 2005, with the post Secret Wars (2015) mutants under constant threat of an Inhuman terrigenesis plague cloud.
Starting with ResurrXion, the X-Men will regroup into classic teams more familiar to fans of the comic in the late 80’s and 90’s. Below you’ll find the comics that help explain where the X-Men are coming from to get to this point, as well as a reading order for the new event and presumed jumping on launch.
Previously: All-New All-Different X-Men
Previously: Inhumans vs. X-Men
ResurrXion X-Men Reading Order
Collects: X-Men: Gold 1-6, X-Men Prime 1
Kitty Pryde returns from the Guardians of the Galaxy to lead a team of X-Men near and dear to her early days with the Uncanny X-men and Excalibur, starring Storm, Colossus, Nightcrawler, Rachel Grey and Old Man Logan.
Collects: X-Men: Blue 1-6
Jean Grey takes her place as leader of a team of the “original” X-Men, with the time-transplanted Cyclops, Iceman, Angel and Beast.
Collects: Weapon X 1-4, Totally Awesome Hulk 19
Old Man Logan and Sabretooth take on the Weapon X program.
Collects: Jean Grey 1-6
The former Marvel Girl, Phoenix, and embodiment of Marvel resurrections gets her first solo series.
Generation X (New Series Launch)
Collects: Generation X #1 to #6
All-New Wolverine Vol. 4
Starting with All-New Wolverine #19.
Old Man Logan Vol. 5
Starting with issues Old Man Logan #21 to #25
Astonishing X-Men (New Series Launch)
Cable (New Series Launch)
Iceman (New Series Launch)
Collects: X-Men Gold #7 to #12
Includes tie-ins with Marvel’s summer Secret Empire event.
Issue by Issue ResurrXion Comics
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