New mutants and a new kind of villain in these pictures for X-MEN: APOCALYPSE

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Hey! It’s that time of the week again! No, not Adventure Time. It is however, time to gloss over some low-resolution scans from the Entertainment Weekly magazine, that are all geared towards the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse.

It’s all here: New mutants, Oscar Isaacs as the titular Apocalypse and Olivia Munn as the psychic ninja Psylocke, in a costume that was ripped straight from the comics. Oh myyyyyyy…

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Jean Grey (Sophie Turner) – Scared of her telepathic power, she’s one of Charles Xavier’s most prized students.
Nightcrawler (Kodi Smit-McPhee) – The German teleporter is rescued by Raven and becomes a source of comic relief.
Cyclops (Tye Sheridan) – This bad boy finds romance with Jean Grey, one of the new movie’s three love stories.
Jubilee (Lana Condor) – A fashionable student at Charles’ school, she’s able to unleash colorful energy bursts.
Storm (Alexandra Shipp) – The weather-controlling teen isn’t in control when Apocalypse discovers her.

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Visually, the film is looking superb. The costumes are knockouts, Isaacs looks like a genuine threat and director Bryan Singer has apparently evolved the mutant ability to sweep Hollywood tabloid stories under the rug.

X-Men: Apocalypse is out next year on May 27, and stars  James McAvoy, Rose Byrne, Nicholas Hoult, Oscar Isaac, Michael Fassbender, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Jennifer Lawrence, Olivia Munn, Tye Sheridan, Sophie Turner,Alexandra Shipp, Ben Hardy and Lana Condor.

Last Updated: July 17, 2015

Darryn Bonthuys

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