Posted by G-Man (37775 posts) - - Show Bio

At least now we know the X-Men will survive AVENGERS VS. X-MEN. Today, Marvel sent out what looks very much like a wedding invite.

That's pretty much all the information we have. If you read our interview with the awesome Marjorie Liu, you have a little idea where the series is going. The team featured in ASTONISHING X-MEN will feature Wolverine, Warbird, Gambit, Iceman, Northstar, Cecilia Reyes and Karma. If there is a wedding, chances are it's one of them. If you ask me, my money is on Northstar.

We'll have to wait until June to find out.

ASTONISHING X-MEN #51

Written by MARJORIE LIU

Pencils by MIKE PERKINS

Cover by DUSTIN WEAVER

ON SALE JUNE 2012

#1 Posted by EnSabahNurX (2302 posts) - - Show Bio

Yea as soon as I saw which title it was I assumed Northstar as well lol

#2 Posted by fodigg (6148 posts) - - Show Bio

Same. Northstar.

#3 Posted by Thunderscream (1816 posts) - - Show Bio

it drives me nuts when they don't kern the 12 in 2012 grrr

#4 Posted by RocketOrange (21 posts) - - Show Bio

I say Iceman...

#5 Posted by cattlebattle (13202 posts) - - Show Bio

Wolverine and Cyclops!!!!!!!!!!!!

#6 Posted by Mumbles (846 posts) - - Show Bio

marvel office: quick! archies kevin keller marriage issue sold out. what can we do?

marvel rep: well,northstar is gay. let's have northstar get hitched up.

marvel office: genius! i love a none original idea just months after someone else who has done it.

the marvel 52 is coming very soon.......

#7 Posted by Billy Batson (58277 posts) - - Show Bio

Wolverine + Gambit <3
Wolbit/Gamberine
BB

Online
#8 Posted by Or35ti (1101 posts) - - Show Bio

I hope it's Iceman :) Tho it probably won't be haha

#9 Posted by Jonny_Anonymous (34376 posts) - - Show Bio
@fodigg said:

Same. Northstar.

First thing that came to me lol
#10 Edited by natejoseph09 (136 posts) - - Show Bio

It's totally Northstar

#11 Posted by feargalr (1170 posts) - - Show Bio

@Billy Batson: Yaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa!!!!

#12 Posted by jubilee042 (1353 posts) - - Show Bio

Although i think its northstar but  MAYBE it could be gambit and wolverine(or iceman) that would be funny

#13 Posted by lykopis (10746 posts) - - Show Bio

Gambit and Cecilia......(ducks flying debris hurled her way)

#14 Posted by SilverZeo (2748 posts) - - Show Bio

The only problem would be is when they'll have a baby... that's when things take a turn for the worst.

Jean and Scott- Stalk by Sinister.

MultipleMan- Ends up absorbing his son like his doubles and couldn't bring him back.

#15 Posted by MyraMyraMyra (296 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm guessing it's Northstar & his boyfriend Kyle, seeing that Northstar is the only character in the new roster who has been in a steady relationship for quite a while.

#16 Posted by RedheadedAtrocitus (6885 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm counting the days, but yes, it seems Northstar is what this is all about.

#17 Posted by GundamHeavyarms (701 posts) - - Show Bio

Im calling it right now, Northstar and Iceman.

#18 Edited by RoninLoganX (36 posts) - - Show Bio

Wolverine has been in a pretty steady relationship with Melita, so I would love it for Marvel to have them marry. That would really be a bold and courageous move on Marvel's part, marrying off one of their top characters, but I'm sure it's probably going to end up being Northstar.

#19 Posted by KRYPTON (1891 posts) - - Show Bio

lol, this is probably Hope Summers getting married to Iceman. However, this could end up being in some sick nightmare that ends up killing another third of the mutant kind.

#20 Posted by Emperormeister734 (827 posts) - - Show Bio

whose the best man

#21 Posted by Solarflare32 (393 posts) - - Show Bio

If they actually married wolverine and melitia she would likely be murdered soon after by sabretooth

#22 Posted by frochez (194 posts) - - Show Bio

Beast and Celia? It could happen... or Warbird and Iceman?

#23 Posted by KidSupreme (829 posts) - - Show Bio
#24 Posted by DIOMJK (155 posts) - - Show Bio

Remember, just because thats the current team, doesn't mean there won't be guests/line up changes. If not, I'm thinking Gambit/Rogue (no idea if they're still together, just speculation). probably not iceman considering what happened in Wolverine and the X-men #2, and I'm not too sure about the rest of the cast. guess we'll find out soon

#25 Posted by RoninLoganX (36 posts) - - Show Bio

@Solarflare32: Not necessarily. She's already proven herself to be pretty tough in the whole Wolverine Goes To Hell ordeal. I think it would be more likely that if and when Jean Grey came back, Logan would end up leaving her for Jean. I mean he named a school after her. Obviously, he's still holding that torch.

#26 Posted by papad1992 (6833 posts) - - Show Bio

Who's to say it can't be Karma and Warbird!? She alien and she's lesbian... It could work...

#27 Posted by Blowout (217 posts) - - Show Bio

Any chance Shadowcat and Colossus will work things out?

If not, I like the idea of Beast and Cecilia Reyes!

#28 Posted by Mutant God (3081 posts) - - Show Bio

most likely Northstar, but Logan and Melita will be a surprise, other couples could be gambit/frenzy or Iceman/Kitty

#29 Posted by ReVamp (22865 posts) - - Show Bio

No one else thinks it might be Cecilia?

#30 Posted by Kallarkz (3303 posts) - - Show Bio

Idie and Brood.... BOOM! I just blew your mind.

#31 Posted by sora_thekey (8184 posts) - - Show Bio

I know everybody is rooting for Northstar but wouldn't be funny if it was Warbird?

#32 Posted by Bestostero (5618 posts) - - Show Bio

well whoever's wedding it is, it wont last lol

#33 Posted by Skaddix (3119 posts) - - Show Bio

Northstar and his BF. They have been dating for a while. anyone else would a be a rush wedding.

#34 Posted by sparty-dbq (835 posts) - - Show Bio

The only logical option is Northstar. Everyone else is either single or in an "It's complicated" situation. Well, except for Wolverine, but after reading his solo book yesterday, I'm betting a big ol' monkey wrench is gonna get thrown into that.

#35 Posted by LoganRogue24 (1187 posts) - - Show Bio

i hope its Wolverine and Rogue but marvel is to stupid to do that. it better not be Gambit and Rogue yuck.

#36 Posted by WarMachineMarkV (1214 posts) - - Show Bio

- Kid Gladiator takes a liking to polygamy and marries as many as he can intimidate into joining his royal harem

#37 Posted by GamerGeek360 (251 posts) - - Show Bio

Wait, Iceman?! I need more series featuring him! Has he been in that this entire time? Or is this just going to be the team come June?

#38 Posted by aerokinesis (529 posts) - - Show Bio

gotta be northstar...

#39 Posted by jrock85 (2874 posts) - - Show Bio

I'd rather wait until the solicits for June come out.

#40 Posted by The Impersonator (5592 posts) - - Show Bio

I can't wait to eat the cake. =P

#41 Posted by umbrafeline (5300 posts) - - Show Bio

im going to the honeymoon

#42 Posted by infonation (1665 posts) - - Show Bio

@LoganRogue24: Wanna know something funny? I hear Rogue and Gambit broke up once but fan demands got so bad somebody got them back together again... I never did find out HOW...

#43 Posted by RedOwl_1 (1664 posts) - - Show Bio

@The Impersonator: Mmmm.....Just imagine the size of that beast :D

#44 Posted by mtrakos (563 posts) - - Show Bio

Northstar and iceman (always have been speculation on him being gay)

#45 Posted by garretj (3 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm just glad to see that comic book fans are becoming more gay-friendly, because not too long ago I would've expected at least some complaints about the possibility of a gay wedding in a superhero comic. I really hope that's where they're going with this, it would definitely make the most sense from their current lineup.

#46 Posted by Super_SoldierXII (6588 posts) - - Show Bio

OK, I realize I'm addressing a taboo subject, but here's my two cents regardless;

I think it's great comics allow for homosexuality. I think it's great it's being addressed in an open, accepting and mature fashion. It should be. I think love is inclusive and not exclusive and I don't see 'gay' as perverse nor do I find it offensive in any way, shape or form ...

(feel the need to spell this out because of the inevitable backlash my proceeding paragraph may, or may not, engender)

However, coming from a straight bloke's perogative, I just simply get turned away from material portraying two guys romancing one another. I do. It's my right to choose not to buy into said material not because I think it's wrong, but because I simply don't like watching two dudes in love. I'm comfortable with it, I just don't like it in my entertainment. Some people like violence in their movies, others shy away from it. I'll simply be shying away from this book should it be placing a spotlight on Northstar tying the knot with his beau. I know, if we're honest, I'm not the only straight guy that feels this way.

That said, it would definitely be a step in the right direction should Marvel go ahead with such a project. Good for them.

#47 Posted by maxicere (936 posts) - - Show Bio

Where is the bachelor party?

#48 Posted by Purgy (419 posts) - - Show Bio

Or who's hosting the Bachelor Party? Thinking it's Gambit. New Orleans anyone