Female superheroes still have yet to get their due on the big screen with the exception of Wonder Woman , while we've seen great strides on television within the past few years. Thanks to TV hits like Supergirl , Jessica Jones and Wynonna Earp , audiences are starting to get a taste of the female fury that is the comic book superheroine. This is not to say that women haven't had decent roles in superhero movies, it's just they've been minimized when compared to their male counterparts. However, it's the longest-running superhero franchise that has the best list of female heavy hitters; the women of X-Men. We've been subjected to the Professor X versus Magneto story over and over again, to the point to where the secondary characters supporting them have become more entertaining. While the inner struggle between good and evil of Jennifer Lawrence's Mystique has grown tiresome, we continue to be thrilled by the evolution of a young Jean Grey's powers, setting the stage for next year's X-Men: Dark Phoenix , and giving fans new hope that the classic storyline will be realized better than the hot mess it was in X-Men: The Last Stand.
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The X-Men are a team of mutant superheroes , published in comic books by Marvel Comics. Over the decades, the X-Men have featured a rotating line up composed of many characters. In , to oppose the threat of the techno-organic alien Phalanx, a team of X-Men was quickly banded together in Uncanny X-Men X-Men squad assembled from to
List of X-Men members
Despite a vast universe filled with diverse characters, however, many of them have yet to be fleshed out on film. The major exception to this is Wolverine, one of the most popular characters and the first to land his own spinoff series. A clash of personalities led to her mother walking out on her as a toddler, leaving her father to raise her in his own image. She wanted to be a singer, but he desired a lawyer for a daughter. Allison discovered her power to transform sonic vibrations in her body into beams of light while performing at a middle school dance.
For many years, it seemed that with few exceptions the comic book world was full of strong male superheroes and very few equally powerful females. When it comes to the X-Men, their early years were no different, with Jean Grey the only major female member and nowhere near as powerful as she would become in later years. The women of the X-Men have proven to be among the most powerful in Marvel Comics and here are 10 of the most powerful female X-Men of all time.