Follow

    Cyclops

    Character » Cyclops appears in 11322 issues.

    The first X-Man, Scott Summers possesses the mutant ability to fire powerful concussive blasts through his eyes that act as a portal to another dimension full of the force that makes up his optic blast. He is visually distinctive for the ruby quartz visor he wears to control his devastating power. A born leader, Cyclops succeeded his mentor Professor X to command the X-Men.

    Do you want Cyclops back for X4???

    Avatar image for howlettgrowl
    howlettgrowl

    793

    Forum Posts

    1432

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 4

    User Lists: 11

    #1  Edited By howlettgrowl

    Me personally? Yes...the main problem with the trilogy was that his role was decreasing due to Wolverine's popularity...the average person does not understand how important he is to the team and even in comics in general...I'm bringing this up because since the new Wolverine movie is a sequel and hopefully lead in X4 cyclops should be a big part in it.

    Who agrees!!!!

    Avatar image for thecrowbar
    TheCrowbar

    4397

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 2

    User Lists: 0

    #2  Edited By TheCrowbar

    I would prefer a reboot with a real first class.

    Avatar image for cattlebattle
    cattlebattle

    21007

    Forum Posts

    313

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 0

    #4  Edited By cattlebattle
    @TheCrowbar said:

    I would prefer a reboot with a real first class.

    Why?? The original X-men were pretty boring.
    Avatar image for vec
    Vec

    63

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 0

    #5  Edited By Vec

    @cattlebattle said:

    @TheCrowbar said:

    I would prefer a reboot with a real first class.

    Why?? The original X-men were pretty boring.

    They were not boring, they came from a different time than most people reading comic books have grown up with.

    Avatar image for x_29
    x_29

    2375

    Forum Posts

    4

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 33

    User Lists: 0

    #6  Edited By x_29

    I honestly do not want X4.

    Avatar image for dernman
    dernman

    36361

    Forum Posts

    10092

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 9

    #7  Edited By dernman
    @TheCrowbar said:

    I would prefer a reboot with a real first class.

    Avatar image for thecrowbar
    TheCrowbar

    4397

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 2

    User Lists: 0

    #8  Edited By TheCrowbar

    @cattlebattle said:

    @TheCrowbar said:

    I would prefer a reboot with a real first class.

    Why?? The original X-men were pretty boring.

    Exactly, I want to see it brought up to modern standards of writing. I have a healthy love for the original 5 too.

    Avatar image for cattlebattle
    cattlebattle

    21007

    Forum Posts

    313

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 0

    #9  Edited By cattlebattle
    @Vec said:

    They were not boring, they came from a different time than most people reading comic books have grown up with.

    Yeah...and they got canceled.Well, they were shelved for years, not very dissimilar.
    Avatar image for josedriveratcr7
    JoseDRiveraTCR7

    1020

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 2

    User Lists: 0

    #10  Edited By JoseDRiveraTCR7

    I don't think there's going to be a X4. It's a shame, though. Supposedly, X-3 was going to be based around Scott, but then Singer and Marsden left.

    Avatar image for cattlebattle
    cattlebattle

    21007

    Forum Posts

    313

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 0

    #11  Edited By cattlebattle
    @TheCrowbar said:


    Exactly, I want to see it brought up to modern standards of writing. I have a healthy love for the original 5 too.

    They tried to modernize the original X-men in "Children of the Atom". which was basically "X-Men Year One" in the style of what Frank Miller had done for early stories of characters....and it was just lame. X-men First Class was good...but only because it was a more humorous, juvenile kind of book. Very much the opposite of the themes the X-men have come to be synonymous with. Then there is "X-men season 1" which isn't that great either.
     
     I would like to see the Original X-en in a movie ...but it will never happen, there is so many other marketable....more interesting characters
    Avatar image for cattlebattle
    cattlebattle

    21007

    Forum Posts

    313

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 0

    #13  Edited By cattlebattle
    @ApatheticAvenger said:


    True, but poor stories were a big factor. X-Men simply wasn't one of Stan Lee's better works, and wasn't anything special until Claremont came aboard. He infused the title with the elements we are so familiar with now. He probably could have made a strong book with the original five, but it simply made more sense to bring in new faces.

    So he scrapped everyone but Cyclops, brought in Wolverine and the rest, and made X-Men Marvel's most successful series (and the first comic franchise).

    I agree with this. Its almost like Claremont hated characters he didn't create..or have a hand in creating, he didn't actually create, Storm, Wolverine and the rest but he jumped on the book right after they were introduced and developed them into the characters we know today. He had planned to retire Cyclops, he killed off Jean Grey (and wanted her to stay dead) had some rather bad things happen to Angel and ignored Iceman...or maybe its because he didn't find the characters that interesting......who knows
    Avatar image for thecrowbar
    TheCrowbar

    4397

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 2

    User Lists: 0

    #15  Edited By TheCrowbar

    @cattlebattle: Your disagreement with my opinion has been noted.

    Back off topic: I don't want an X-4 and Bryan Singer's take over of the next X-men movie is troubling.

    Avatar image for deactivated-5791595859013
    deactivated-5791595859013

    1157

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 0

    Cyke was pretty much pissed on in the X-Men movies, unless they are going to script him with some kind of pride, leave him out of it

    Avatar image for lykopis
    lykopis

    10845

    Forum Posts

    40100

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 0

    #17  Edited By lykopis

    If they do have a film with Scott in it, they better not portray him as that morose, scruffy-beared recluse. Hate or like the character, but having Cyclops presented like that was stomach-churning. And the new Wolverine movie is not a sequel? It's a stand alone. Unless Hugh Jackman did a complete about face on it.

    Avatar image for evilvegeta74
    evilvegeta74

    4674

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 0

    #18  Edited By evilvegeta74

    @cattlebattle: agreed!

    Avatar image for howlettgrowl
    howlettgrowl

    793

    Forum Posts

    1432

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 4

    User Lists: 11

    #19  Edited By howlettgrowl
    Avatar image for josedriveratcr7
    JoseDRiveraTCR7

    1020

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 2

    User Lists: 0

    #20  Edited By JoseDRiveraTCR7

    @howlettgrowl:That means nothing. I've read and heard of many movies and sequels that were rumored to be made and never got past phase 1. Until it's confirmed, it's nothing more than hopeful wishing.

    Avatar image for xmentas
    xmentas

    181

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 3

    User Lists: 1

    #21  Edited By xmentas

    It should be done with a reboot of X1,X2,X3. That probably won't be so in my opinion, bring Cyclops back and don't focus so much on Wolverine. He's already been the main guy in the first 3, he got an origins film and now he's getting a sequel....stop

    Avatar image for evilvegeta74
    evilvegeta74

    4674

    Forum Posts

    0

    Wiki Points

    0

    Followers

    Reviews: 0

    User Lists: 0

    #22  Edited By evilvegeta74

    Gimme this core group,add Kitty Prideand Iceman and lets get back to the basics!

    This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for:

    Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

    Comment and Save

    Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Comic Vine users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.