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X-Men (vol. 2) #1 (Oct. 1991):
“And the Best Is Yet to Come”
by Jim Lee, Scott Williams

X-Men (vol. 2) #1

Title: “And the Best Is Yet to Come”

Medium: pin-up illustration

Publication date: Oct. 1991

Publisher: Marvel
Art by: Jim Lee, Scott Williams

Number of Pages: 4


33 characters in this story:

Character
(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Religious
Affiliation
Team(s)
[Notes]
Pub. #
app.
Cyclops Cyclops (Scott Summers) hero
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Protestant; mutant supremacist
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 8,371
The Beast The Beast (Hank McCoy) hero scientist
CBR Scale: ICBR Scale: S Episcopalian; agnostic
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 5,233
Phoenix Jean Grey hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
X-Men; X-Factor...  Marvel 1,905
Iceman Iceman (Bobby Drake) hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
The Champions; X-Men...  Marvel 1,752
Angel Archangel (Warren Worthington III) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian
The Champions; X-Men...  Marvel 1,741
Professor X Professor X (Charles Xavier) hero scientist
CBR Scale: S religious
X-Men (founder); Genoshan Excalibur...  Marvel 4,999
Wolverine Wolverine (James Howlett / Logan) hero
CBR Scale: S raised Protestant; sometimes atheist; has practiced Buddhism; skeptical seeker
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 10,615
Storm Storm (Ororo Munroe) hero
CBR Scale: M Goddess worship
Morlocks (leader); The Fantastic Four...  Marvel 5,068
Nightcrawler Nightcrawler (Kurt Wagner) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Catholic (raised Gypsy/Roma)
X-Men; Excalibur...  Marvel 4,345
Colossus Colossus (Peter Rasputin) hero
CBR Scale: I Communist atheist (former)
X-Men; Excalibur...  Marvel 4,122
Kitty Pryde Kitty Pryde hero
CBR Scale: S Jewish
S.H.I.E.L.D.; X-Men...  Marvel 3,128
Rogue Rogue (Anna Marie) hero
CBR Scale: S Southern Baptist
X-Men; Brotherhood of Mutants Marvel 3,526
Cannonball Cannonball (Sam Guthrie) hero
CBR Scale: S Baptist
The Avengers; X-Men...  Marvel 831
Wolfsbane Wolfsbane (Rahne Sinclair) hero
CBR Scale: M Presbyterian
X-Factor; The New Mutants...  Marvel 576
Boom Boom Boom Boom (Tabitha Smith) hero
  X-Men; The New Mutants...  Marvel 314
Captain Britain Captain Britain (Brian Braddock) hero
CBR Scale: I Anglican (nominal); mystical
Excalibur Marvel UK Marvel 365
Cable Cable (Nathan Christopher Summers) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M Askani (leader)
X-Men; The New Mutants (leader)...  Marvel 666
Gambit Gambit (Remy LeBeau) hero
CBR Scale: S Cajun Catholic
X-Men; Weapon X (Exiles)...  Marvel 954
Havok Havok (Alex Summers) hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
Magistrates; X-Men... 
[Cyclops' brother]
Marvel 592
Lockheed Lockheed hero
CBR Scale: I alien dragon
S.W.O.R.D.; X-Men...  Marvel 248
Multiple Man Multiple Man (Jamie Madrox) hero
CBR Scale: I Episcopalian; Buddhist
X-Factor; Brotherhood of Mutant Supremacy...  Marvel 257
Strong Guy Strong Guy (Guido Carosella) hero
CBR Scale: I Catholic (lapsed)
X-Factor; X-Ternals Marvel 233
Shatterstar Shatterstar (Gaveedra-Seven) hero
CBR Scale: S Mojoworld televised combat
culture
The New Mutants; X-Force Marvel 173
Domino Domino (Neena Thurman) hero
CBR Scale: S Armajesuits (born into); Catholic (raised)
X-Force; X-Corporation... 
[Domino's mother leads the Armajesuits sect]
Marvel 314
Feral Feral (Maria Callasantos) villain hero
CBR Scale: I mutant supremacist
Morlocks; The New Mutants...  Marvel 104
Polaris Polaris (Lorna Dane) hero
CBR Scale: I Jewish Catholic
X-Men; X-Factor... 
[studied geophysics in college]
Marvel 464
Warpath Warpath (James Proudstar) hero
CBR Scale: S Native American spirituality
(Apache)
X-Men; The New Mutants...  Marvel 340
Marvel Girl Phoenix (Rachel Grey) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: S Episcopalian (born); future
self: founder of Askani
religion
X-Men; Excalibur...  Marvel 358
Meggan Meggan hero
CBR Scale: S Gypsy/Roma
Excalibur Marvel UK 225
X-Men X-Men hero group
  [1st app: The X-Men (vol. 1) #1 (Sep. 1963)] Marvel 9,958
X-Factor X-Factor hero group
  [1st app: X-Factor (vol. 1) #1 (Feb. 1986)] Marvel 115
X-Force X-Force hero group
  [1st app: The New Mutants (vol. 1) #100 (Apr. 1991)] Marvel 1,076
Excalibur Excalibur hero group
  [1st app: Excalibur Special Edition #1 (1987)] Marvel 614

Fold-out illustration including almost every current member of every X-Men related team at that time.