clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

First look at Psylocke, Apocalypse and Storm's mohawk in X-Men: Apocalypse

Susana Polo is an entertainment editor at Polygon, specializing in pop culture and genre fare, with a primary expertise in comic books. Previously, she founded The Mary Sue.

Out first look at how some of the crazier costumes in the X-Men universe have been translated to screen is here, courtesy of Entertainment Weekly.

Olivia Munn looks surprisingly decent in Psylocke's improbable get up, and there's virtually no way to ruin a Storm design that includes her mohawk. But ...

Alright, let's just put it out here up front. Apocalypse was never a design that was going to translate well to screen. Look at this guy:

Apocalypse

He looks like he's wearing ominous clown makeup.

But lots of costumes can look awkward in still photos and seamless after post-production. Maybe by the time X-Men: Apocalypse hits theaters, Oscar Isaac (yeah, the guy who's playing Poe Dameron in The Force Awakens) will look less like Ivan Ooze and more like an intimidating foe of the X-Men.

While you wait, check out more of Entertainment Weekly's pictures from X-Men: Apocalypse in their gallery and upcoming issue.

EW X-Men Apocalypse

The next level of puzzles.

Take a break from your day by playing a puzzle or two! We’ve got SpellTower, Typeshift, crosswords, and more.