Overview of 2011
year has passed since Professor Charles Xavier, the world's greatest telepath, passed away and the mutant world was thrown in to genocide and chaos. The
X-Men continued to reside over the Xavier Institute in New York where their
presence was well known. At the beginning of the year, Acolyte and government
attacks on the mansion were a rarity. Students and residents were allowed to
wander the Xavier Institute property after being pent up for more than six
Council continued to preside over the Xavier Institute, with a newly established
headmistress and head of council, a young woman named BlackCat (CC Character),
more commonly known as Cat. She was kept busy handling an enormous amount of
work as both headmistress and head of council; whether it was dealing with
misbehaving students, training students and residents who aspired to join the
ranks of the X-Men, or presiding over missions.
council itself had changed and grown as well. It consisted of Scott Summers
"Cyclops", Jean Grey, Logan "Wolverine", Ororo Munroe "Storm", Hank
McCoy "Beast", Katherine Pryde "Shadowcat", SilverCat (CC Character), Jade
Bennington "Nightwish" (CC Character), Gena Lee "Ajax" (CC Character),
Jessica Zander "Blade" (CC Character), and Sara Zander "Inferno" (CC Character).
Together, with a combination of veteran and new X-Men, the council was able to
make the best decisions for the Xavier Institute.
Although the government had not brought many attacks to the X-Men's front door,
they had been quite busy with the production of their latest "guardian of the
peace," the Sentinel X15. The Sentinel X15 had been engineered with topnotch
scientific technology. It had incredible speed and a vast arsenal of built in
weapons which far surpassed the majority of sentinels. Its main goal was to
protect human beings from the mutant threat.
Six months into the year 2011, the Acolytes, a subgroup of Magneto's army led
by Quicksilver, had become quite active with their own initiatives, including
attacks on the X-Men. Their main goal was to weaken the X-Men by any means
necessary and prevent them from interfering with Magneto's plans to enslave the
Throughout their battles, both X-Men and Acolytes alike mourned the loss of
their members. The X-Men had lost five more teammates that year. They mourned
for their teammates and friends: Aura Road, Carlos Cardenas "Sonic", Cristal B.
"Epiphany", Diana Marrow "Hydro", and Eric Madison. Losing each loved one was
painful, making each battle victory without their friends more difficult to
It had been another difficult year for the X-Men as they dealt with their own
losses at home, with the government and their new sentinels, and fought against
Magneto and his Acolytes, all the while promoting Xavier's dream.
X-Men are determined to find a way to stop Magneto from destroying the human
race, and stop the government from destroying mutants all togetherů