10. ‘Gifted’ – Astonishing X-Men #1-6
Following up Grant Morrison is no easy feat, but famed writer/director Joss Whedon was up to the task.
â€œGiftedâ€, the opening salvo of Whedonâ€™s Astonishing X-Men run, brought Colossus back, helped redefine Cyclops and introduced a mutant cure (providing part of the plot for X3: The Last Stand).
On some level, Whedon is Claremontâ€™s heir apparent more than almost any other writer, if you just look at the work heâ€™s done. Of course, in true…