Anole has been radicalized. Glob is struggling to uncover the truth without getting caught. Rockslide is attracting suspicion from teachers. In Age of X-Man: NextGen #3, the world Nate Grey built is crashing down and these kids are at the eye of the storm. Whatever happens next will change everything, for better or for worse.
Marvel provided The Beat with an exclusive preview of the first five pages of the new issue, on sale Apr. 17. Take a look at the preview below and be sure to pick up a copy of Age of X-Man: NextGen #3 at your local comic shop on Wednesday.
Writer: Ed Brisson
Artist: Marcus To
Colorist: Jason Keith
Letterer: VC’s Clayton Cowles
Cover Artist: Chris Bachalo
THE AGE OF X-MAN CONTINUES! Can the students of the Summers Institute unite to save themselves – or will they turn on one another in the end? Time is running out as Glob must attempt to keep the team together long enough to unlock the secrets of the Age of X-Man! Will the kids be the ones to save reality…or break it?
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