Uncanny X-Men comic books issue 379
Written by Chris Claremont (uncredited script) & Alan Davis (plot). Art by Tom Raney & Scott Hanna. Cover by Adam Kubert & Tim Townsend. THE SCOOP: The X-Men, mutants no more?! THE STORY: They've been shaken to their core by an event that shattered their hearts. Now, the team will be changed in ways they never dreamed possible when their powers, their curse and blessing, are taken away! In the wake of the numerous X-Men crises of recent times, from Onslaught to Operation: Zero Tolerance to the Magneto War to the final battle with Apocalypse, the High Evolutionary decides that mutantkind poses a terrible threat to the future and evolution of man. Can he really take away the power of mutants? Who is his mysterious ally? And while this may be a horrible blow to the Children of the Atom... is it for the betterment of all? ? THE FORMAT: 32 pages, with ads. FC Cover price $1.99.