It's the movie event of the year - and the action-packed book you've been waiting for.
Outcasts from society, the X-MEN are genetic mutants, born with superhuman powers, who harness their special abilities for the greater good. But the human race they right to protect rejects and fears - even hates - them.
Not all mutants seek to protect mankind. One teroriest group - led by the suprememly powerful Magneto - hopes to strike first. Battling against prejudice and agents fo intolerance, the X-MEN must establish a peaceful coexsistence between mutant and mankinds or they will perish. . .