What is your favorite Classic X-men story?

#1 Posted by MrUnknown (1727 posts) - - Show Bio

I've been reading Essential X-men (I'm almost at the end of Volume 2 and the part where Jean dies) and I am surprised at how enjoyable the ride has been. I thought that reading classic comics was something of an acquired taste, that is if you like current comic book stories it didn't straight away transition into you liking the older stuff. Even though some of the dialogue speaks the obvious, I like how we even get the insight of the thoughts of prominent characters. I was wondering what are people's favorite story or arc?

So far I would say the Dark Phoenix Saga was pretty good but I still have a lot to catch up on.

#2 Posted by CATPANEXE (9505 posts) - - Show Bio
#3 Posted by Jake Fury (21133 posts) - - Show Bio

Dark Phoenix is a classic story.
#4 Posted by cattlebattle (14079 posts) - - Show Bio
@Jake Fury said:
Dark Phoenix is a classic story.
yes sir
#5 Posted by lorex (995 posts) - - Show Bio

Days of Future Past, Inferno, Mutant Massacre and Dark Phoenix Saga are all great classic X-Men story lines. They had a huge impact on the current X-Men continuity.

#6 Posted by Icon (2233 posts) - - Show Bio

Days of Future Past

X-Tinction Agenda
Dark Phoenix Saga
Mutant Massacre
X-Cutioner's Song 
#7 Posted by Misterkyle91 (103 posts) - - Show Bio
#8 Posted by John Valentine (16337 posts) - - Show Bio

Dark Phoenix Saga.

#9 Posted by Rabbitearsblog (6484 posts) - - Show Bio

Dark Phoenix Saga
Days of Future Past
God Loves Man Kills

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