This familiar mutant villain is apparently in X-Men: Apocalypse
Aug 18, 2015

Did you think that Apocalypse and his Four Horsemen would be the only bad mutants in X-Men: Apocalypse? Guess again.

McKellen's X-Men return not a done deal for Days of Future Past
Jul 4, 2015

Director Bryan Singer let the cat out of the bag recently by telling fans former X-Men stars Patrick Stewart and Sir Ian McKellen would be back for the upcoming Days of Future Past flick. All they need now is, you know, a contract and a script.

They know they're right: 13 villains who might be heroes, after all
May 6, 2014

It's been said that the villain is always the hero in his own story. There might be something to that.

Magneto does a little dentistry in this 4-page Marvel NOW! Magneto #1 preview
Feb 27, 2014

Here's a cool collection of cover art and pages from the metal-melding mutant's new comic.

Who'd win a Magneto vs. Gandalf fight? McKellen breaks it down
Jan 14, 2013

When it comes to sci-fi and fantasy films, the legendary actor Sir Ian McKellen doesn't own just one career-defining role—he's notched two in the past decade. So who does he think would win if X-Men's Magneto and Lord of the Rings' Gandalf faced off?

Batman, Iron Man + 22 more superhero-carved Halloween pumpkins
Dec 17, 2012

There is no more ubiquitous symbol of Halloween than the humble jack o' lantern, perhaps because it's so endlessly adaptable. Sure you can go with the standard grinning face, but for the 19th installment in our 31 Days of Halloween series, we wanted to remind you that with enough time and nerdy ingenuity, you can make something much more, well ... super.

7-year-old boy's strange powers make him a real-life mini-Magneto
Dec 14, 2012

Displaying uncanny powers of magnetism unseen since the last X-Men outing, a 7-year-old Serbian boy named Bogdan recently demonstrated his bizarre abilities by using spoons and forks from his mother's kitchen ... and sticking them to his chest.

Magneto goes Lady Gaga in hilarious 'Born This Way' parody video
Dec 14, 2012

"It doesn't matter if you love men ... or X-M-E-N." That's how this brilliant parody of Lady Gaga's recent anthem begins. It only gets better from there.

That X-Men 'Born This Way' song gets a mutant-filled music video
Dec 14, 2012

A little over a month ago, we showed you a fun Lady Gaga song parody as performed by Magneto. If you were hoping for a glitzier, more amped-up version, replete with other X-folks like Wolverine, Cyclops, Mystique, Gambit, Banshee—you're in luck, because here it is!

McKellan talks The Hobbit and X-Men Origins: Magneto
Dec 14, 2012

We catch up with Ian McKellan about his proposed prequel films The Hobbit and Magneto.