Astonishing X-Men: Gifted (Marvel Select Edition)
Continuing the series of graphic novels handpicked by Marvel Editorial to showcase pivotal storylines written and drawn by some of Marvel's most acclaimed creators! Joss Whedon - the visionary creator of Buffy the Vampire Slayer who went on to direct Marvel Studios' The Avengers - unites with blockbuster artist John Cassaday to reinvigorate the X-Men! Cyclops and Emma Frost re-form the team with a new emphasis on saving the world! But when breaking news regarding the mutant gene unexpectedly hits the airwaves, will it derail their new plans before they even get started? And what startling surprise awaits the X-Men in the heart of their enemy's stronghold? The Whedon/Cassaday dream team take on Wolverine, Kitty Pryde, the Beast and more in conflict with the all-conquering Ord - and in the process they evolve the X-Men from uncanny to astonishing!
Collecting ASTONISHING X-MEN (2004) #1-6.