X-23, Synch, and Darwin Make a New X-Men Team in X-Men #5 as a Lead In to Jonathan Hickman's Future Plans

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Marvel Comics have let it be known that the upcoming X-Men #5 by Jonathan Hickman and R.B. Silva reunite will deliver a

shocking story that will lead directly into future plans Hickman has for the X-Men franchise! With all of mutantkind now united on Krakoa, any of your favorite X-Men can be called upon to defend their new mutant homeland. Watch what happens when the Quiet Council assembles X-23, Synch, and Darwin for a dangerous mission that requires each of their unique abilities.

X-23 is Laura Kinney, a young clone of Wolverine, created by Craig Kyle and Christopher Yost, and who appeared in the Logan movie. Synch, created by Scott Lobdell and Chris Bachalo, is a mutant who can copy abilities and master them. And Darwin, created by Ed Brubaker and Pete Woods can evolve to meet the immediate threat, and appeared in the X-Men: First Class movie.

What can they be up to together? One of the delayed House Of X titles, X-Men #5 will now be published on January 29th.

X-MEN #5
Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN
Art by R.B. SILVA
Colors by MARTE GRACIA
Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
The X-Men, the most powerful heroes on the planet, deal with an old nemesis' surprising return…
Rated T In Shops: Jan 29, 2020
Final Orders Due: Jan 06, 2020
SRP: $3.99

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