New Animated X-Men 97 Series Announced For Disney Plus

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90s kids have just punched the air with nostalgia, as Disney has just announced that the beloved 90s X-Men 97 series is being revived.

As part of their Disney Plus Day showcase, the studio announced that a new series of the show is in the works.

The revival will be called X-Men ’97.

X-Men 97 expected to air in 2023

Read more: Spider-Man: Freshman Year Animated Series Announced

Announcing the news in a tweet, with the iconic meme of Wolverine holding the photo frame:

The original 90s X-Men show, (also known as X-Men: The Animated Series) ran for five seasons back in the 1990s.

It aired from 1992 to 1997.

This series will mark the first involvement of the X-Men under the Marvel Studios banner following the Disney takeover of 20th Century Fox.

With the MCU now opening up the multiverse, the possibilities for what this could for the future of the X-Men are endless.

With the X-Men being introduced to the MCU in live action, does this mean we’ll soon get an announcement about live action X-Men in the MCU?

We’ll be keeping our fingers, and adamantium claws, crossed.

X-Men: The Animated Series is available to stream on Disney+ now.

What do you make of this news?

Are you excited for X-Men ’97?

Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.

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