Warning! Spoilers for X-Men #1 ahead!
The X-Men‘s ability to resurrect dead mutants on the island of Krakoa is in danger of being exposed by The Daily Bugle‘s co-owner and star reporter Ben Urich. Ironically it’s the extravagant fashions worn at the recent Hellfire Gala, which were designed to attract attention, that will end up giving away the mutants’ biggest secret.
Since forming their own nation on the living island of Krakoa, the mutants of the world have essentially overcome death and turned it into more of an inconvenience than a permanent state. By utilizing the powers of a group of mutants known as the Five, the X-Men have devised a way of resurrecting any mutant who is killed by growing a genetic