X-Men Family Tree


Comic books can get notoriously complicated with the relationships between characters, plots, marriages, children, alternate realities, etc… Suffice to say, there is no real easy way to learn everything about a character’s history that gives you full details of their comings and goings, although a Wikipedia page is always a good place to start.

Joe Stone is a graphic designer that created an illustrated guide to the various relationships present in the world of the X-Men from Marvel Comics, which is one of the most convoluted ones in the comics today. While it is no means a perfect image, it does a great showing just how connected all the characters are in the X-Men universe. Check out the full family tree below the jump.

Can you name every character below? There are a few I just cannot remember the names of … but the line at the very bottom sums it up nicely – “Confused? Read more comics.”


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