Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 33. Chapters: X-23, Runaways, List of Runaways story arcs, Young Avengers, Ara a, Gravity, Livewires, Scorpion, Machine Teen, Spellbinders, Dead Wrong, Young Masters, Black Death. Excerpt: X-23 (Laura Kinney) is a fictional comic book superheroine appearing in books published by Marvel Comics, in particular those featuring the X-Men. X-23 is a female clone of Wolverine. Cloned from a damaged copy of Wolverine's genome, X-23 was created to be the perfect killing machine. For years, she proved herself a notable assassin, though a series of tragedies eventually led her to Wolverine and the X-Men, with whom she now seeks to turn her life around. X-23 was created for the X-Men: Evolution animated television series before being brought into comics. X-23 first appears in episode #40 (season 3, episode 10) of the program (titled qX-23q). The character's first comic book appearance is in NYX #3 in 2004. Her comic debut was in the series NYX, where her history and past were never divulged but her abilities were showcased. In X-23, her first miniseries, her origin was fully explained. She became part of the X-Men supporting cast in Uncanny X-Men #450. X-23 was created by Craig Kyle. He and Christopher Yost were the writers of the two episodes of X-Men: Evolution in which X-23 appears (qX-23q and qTarget Xq). Kyle and Yost also scripted X-23: Innocence Lost, a six issue miniseries that details the character's origin, as well as X-23: Target X, a six issue miniseries that covers the character's experiences between her origin story and her appearance in NYX. They continued to write X-23 into their runs on New X-Men and X-Force as a member of the teams. X-23 received an ongoing comic book series in 2010, written by Marjorie Liu. A top-secret program is tasked to replicate the original Weapon X experiment that bonded adamantium to the skeleton o...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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