Shortly after the discharge of Immortal X-Males #14, the collection’ editor, Jordan D. White, lastly opened up about his time with the titular mutants.
White mentioned in an interview with Marvel Comics that concepts for Immortal X-Males and its place throughout the Fall of X occasion have been already in place properly earlier than the discharge of the 2021 X-Males occasion Inferno, which depicted an all-out conflict for the destiny of Krakoa, the residing island which serves as a secure haven for mutantkind. “The seeds have been sewn for this reaping for fairly a while,” White mentioned, “as have the seeds of the place issues go subsequent.”
Fall of X serves because the end result of acclaimed X-Males author Jonathan Hickman’s Home of X occasion, which noticed the mutants set up a foothold on the residing island Krakoa, specializing in a collaboration from the X-Males’s best foes to decimate the island and take out the mutants residing there. Immortal X-Males #14 (by Kieron Gillen, Lucas Werneck, David Curiel, and Clayton Cowles) follows the few survivors of the Hellfire Gala bloodbath that kicked off the beginning of Fall of X and disgraced Charles Xavier, who demanded revenge for Krakoa.
Immortal X-Males Explores a New Facet of Krakoa
In line with Jordan, Immortal X-Males #14 served as an ideal alternative to discover how Krakoa’s fall affected Xavier and the remainder of the Quiet Council, because the earlier concern’s occasions showcased how the council’s particular person members reacted to the fallout from the violent assault. White additionally cited the inventive group’s work in depicting a corrupted group of disparaged leaders.
Relating to Xavier, Jordan denied that his present scenario is hopeful, given his tasks as the only defender of mutantkind and the load of numerous lives he believes he’s liable for taking. Nevertheless, regardless of Professor X’s present scenario, he revealed that there’s nonetheless a light-weight on the finish of the tunnel. White said that Exodus is a promising character and that his religion will preserve him grounded whereas his morals rework him into a personality who followers can relate to in varied methods.
The editor elaborated on the fates of Shaw and Selene, fallen Hellfire Membership Internal Circle members who’ve misplaced every part. And, whose stark variations in character make them attention-grabbing. Jordan additionally teased the return of Mom Righteous, although he gave no particulars on what her return would possibly appear to be.
Jordan capped off the interview together with his favourite moments from Immortal X-Males #14, which he mentioned have been the opening and shutting pages of the difficulty. He defined that each the intro and epilogue of the difficulty distinction one another in a means that feels jarring and hard-hitting, exhibiting the true stakes of the occasion as a complete.
Immortal X-Males #14 is offered now at comedian e-book shops and taking part digital platforms from Marvel Comics.
Supply: Marvel Comics