X-Men fans have reason to celebrate, X-Men ’97 plot details revealed
The Animated Series’X-Men ’97‘ promises exciting news for fans of the popular franchise. The virtual event ‘X-Men: 60 Uncanny Years Live’ by Marvel Unlimited revealed an interesting synopsis of the Disney+ series that continues the story of the successful ‘X-Men: The Animated Series‘.
It should be noted that the original series lasted for five seasons and became a reference for many current followers of Marvel’s most famous mutants. line of Disney+ promises to be an exciting continuation of that story, and Mister Sinister is shaping up to be the big bad of the first season.
The animated series ended with Charles Xavier wounded by Henry Peter Gyrich and brought to the Shi’ar Empire by his love interest, Empress Lilandra, to be healed.
X-Men ’97 animated series reveals exciting plot details
According to the description shared by the Twitter account, The plot of ‘X-Men ’97’ revolves around Wolverine and Storm fighting to keep the legacy of Charles Xavier alive.
But things get complicated when Magneto appears on the scene, willing to replace Professor X. As if that wasn’t enough, Mister Sinister also enters the game and threatens to finish off the mutants once and for all.
While it’s not clear if this is the official synopsis of the series or just an interpretation by the panelists, the truth is that the details offered have fans eager to know more.
The news comes on the occasion of the 60th anniversary, which ensures a special and careful approach to this production.
The original series was a huge hit and is considered one of the best cartoon adaptations of all time. Although the show was not completely faithful to the source material, the creators managed to capture the essence of the characters, the idiosyncrasies of mutants and the intricacies of the Marvel universe.
The series featured a well-developed cast and a strong script that explored relevant and emotional themes such as discrimination, oppression and identity. This allowed a young audience to learn mature subjects through the superhero lens.
The series exceeded expectations and remains one of the most beloved and influential works for comics and animation fans.