Characters : A fictional team of superheroes appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Stan Lee and artist/co-writer Jack Kirby, the characters first appeared in The X-Men #1 (September 1963). They are among the most recognizable and successful intellectual properties of Marvel Comics, appearing in numerous books, television shows, films, and video games.The X-Men are mutants, a subspecies of humans who are born with superhuman abilities. They fight for peace and equality between normal humans and mutants in a world where anti-mutant bigotry is fierce and widespread and are led by Charles Xavier, also known as Professor X, a powerful mutant telepath who can control and read minds. Their archenemy is Magneto, a powerful mutant with the ability to generate and control magnetic fields. Professor X and Magneto have opposing views and philosophies regarding the relationship between mutants and humans. While Professor X works towards peace and understanding between mutants and humans, Magneto views humans as a threat and believes in taking an aggressive approach against them, though he has found himself working alongside the X-Men from time to time.
Movie : An American superhero film series by 20th Century Fox. The studio obtained the film rights to the characters in 1994. The movie universe include X-Men , X2 ,The Last Stand , X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), The Wolverine (2013) and Logan (2017). A prequel First Class, was released in 2011, followed by sequels Days of Future Past (2014) and Apocalypse (2016). A spin-off film, Deadpool (2016) was also released. It is set to continue with the releases of Deadpool 2, and X-Men: Dark Phoenix in 2018, and The New Mutants and Gambit in 2019.