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Avengers Family Tree ASSEMBLE!

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AVENGERS ASSEMBLE!

Joe Stone has followed up his X-Men and Fantastic Four family trees with exploring the inter-connectivity displayed within the ranks of the ultimate Marvel comics team: The Avengers.

The best thing about Stone’s art, is that you have to be well-versed in your comic book lore.

For example, have you ever wondered just how well Jarvis and Spider-Man‘s Aunt May know each other? Or just how many people have fallen under Black Widow‘s spell, and how Squirrel Girl fits into it a picture about the Avengers?

Take a look and see how many characters YOU can name.

Confused? The line at the bottom of the illustration says it best: Read More Comics.

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X-Men Family Tree

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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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