In a whopping $52.4 billion purchase Disney bought 20th Century Fox assets which include the X-Men film franchise!
Comic books fans everywhere can finally rejoice because their dreams of finally seeing the X-Men in the Marvel Cinematic Universe is officially going to happen! In a historic purchase - of a lot of money - Disney has acquired the rights back to the X-Men films. Now they'll finally be able to join the ranks of our other favorite superheroes such as Captain America, Iron Man, and Thor!
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Personally, I cannot be more happy about this! But what does this mean for the Fox films that are already scheduled for release such as Deadpool 2, X-Men: Dark Phoenix, and The New Mutants?
Instead of reading my thoughts why not check out my video below in which I discuss this in detail!