With X-Men: Apocalypse on the way (and unfortunately coming down the road with some so-so reviews), it feels like a good time to dig up a few X-Men games to play around with for the next week or two.
As some of the most timeless and consistently popular superheroes, the X-Men have actually had a more prolific history in gaming than most any other team or grouping of characters from Marvel, DC, or anyone else. Stretching all the way back to the arcade machines of the late-’80s and early-’90s, the X-Men have pretty much always been around in fighting, RPG, and dungeon crawler gaming. That’s kind of cool, really, but it’s also resulted in the image of X-Men gaming being somewhat stuck in the past. Some of the old arcade games were awesome, but they’re also pretty hard to track down these days.
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