Early Marvel Preview: Immortal X-Men #3 Ties Into X-Treme X-Men

We had an early Marvel preview for Immortal X-Men #2. So now we have one for Immortal X-Men #3 as well, out in a couple of weeks. It's starting to be  a bit of a habit. And it begins, narrated by the young Destiny who, at the age of thirteen saw the future, laid out before her – even the Chris Claremont and John Byrne issues of X-Men.

Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.
Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.

And, knowing that she was losing her sight, began to write like Alexander Hamilton, The woman is non-stop.

Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.
Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.

Now returned to life courtesy of Krakoa and the Five – has it been established if she has still lost her physical sight? But it seems she has a sequel in mind.

Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.
Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.

With Emma and Mystique talking about Charles Xavier, before moving on to make sure the Bechdel Test gets properly passed.

Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.
Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.

And giving us the first meeting between Destiny and Mystique, in a Western saloon, a century and a half ago…

Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.
Immortal X-Men #3 by Kieron Gillen and Lucas Werneck published by Marvel Comics.

With the comic book doing its very best to reflect the past continuity established by Chris Claremont and Salvador Larroca in X-Treme X-Men all those years ago.

X-Treme X-Man
X-Treme X-Men by Chris Claremont and Salvador Larroca

Looks like someone had been using Marvel Unlimited a fair bit when putting this all together… Kieron.

IMMORTAL X-MEN #3
MARVEL COMICS
MAR220989
(W) Kieron Gillen (A) Lucas Werneck (CA) Mark Brooks
THE DESTINY OF X! Over one hundred years ago, Irene Adler wrote twelve books. A sequel is long overdue.
RATED T+In Shops: Jun 22, 2022 SRP: $3.99

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Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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