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Adaptations of Apocalypse in other media
Created byLouise Simonson (writer)
Jackson Guice (artist)
Original sourceComics published by Marvel Comics
First appearanceX-Factor vol. 1, #5 (June 1986)
Films and television
Film(s)X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
X-Men: The Animated Series (1992)
X-Men: Evolution (2000)
Wolverine and the X-Men (2009)
Video game(s)X-Men (1993)
X-Men: Mutant Apocalypse (1994)
X-Men: Reign of Apocalypse (2001)
X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse (2005)

Originally an archenemy of the X-Men in Marvel comic books, the supervillain Apocalypse has appeared in various forms of media, including animated television series, live-action films and video games, while merchandise of the character include toys and trading cards.


Apocalypse in his light blue and violet armor and standing in front of a purple vortex.
Apocalypse as he appears in X-Men: The Animated Series.
Apocalypse as a god-like pharaoh (left) and as a cybernetic being (right), as he appears in X-Men: Evolution.


Video games

Apocalypse as he appears in X-Men Legends II: Rise of Apocalypse.

See also


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  3. ^ Sneider, Jeff (December 5, 2013). "'X-Men: Apocalypse' Announced for May 2016". The Wrap. The Wrap News Inc. Retrieved December 5, 2013.
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  6. ^ "Oscar Isaac: X-Men: Apocalypse Costume Will Be Mix Of Practical And Digital Effects (Exclusive)". Yahoo UK. November 24, 2014. Retrieved January 23, 2015.
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  8. ^ "X-Men: Apocalypse Movie Ending Explained". ScreenRant. 27 May 2016. Retrieved 5 December 2018.
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