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• X-Men were originally going to be called the Merry Mutants.
• Wolverine did not join the X-men until 10 years after their creation.
• The artist who drew New X-Men #118 hid the word "sex" on almost every page of the issue, because he was annoyed at Marvel and wanted to do something mischievous.
• It took makeup artists 8-15 hours to apply the body paint and prosthetics that turned actress Rebecca Romijn into Mystique in the X-Men movies.
[[accordion title=Who are the X Men]]
The greatest fictional team of superheroes that have ever appeared in American society today. Published by Marvel Comics, the X-Men were created by writer famous comic book writer Stan Lee and artist Jack Kirby. They’re among Marvel Comics' most popular and lucrative creations ever, appearing in numerous comic books, TV shows, movies, and video games.
The X-Men are a superhero team of mutants that were founded by fellow mutant Professor Charles Xavier. They’re dedicated to helping fellow mutants and mankind, and are sworn to protect a world that fears and hates them. They objective is to fight to keep the peace between normal humans and mutants in a world where anti-mutant bigotry is widespread.