"I am only getting bigger! You are a fool, Alexander Summers!"
"What are you doing, X-Man?!"
The Cosmic Radiation Explosion
"This is a kind of power you have never faced before, X-Men. This is a mutant with powers beyond your imagination… And this is just the beginning. Regroup, get a bigger team. You will need it."
"Fair enough. But the rest of you is staying."
"You? Hurt me? I’m Polaris."
"Evolution has been accidental for far too long… And you are accidents that must be corrected out of existence. The age of natural selection is over. Now begins the age of conscious selection. It is time for the grander destiny of Homo Superior to be realized. The test begins... let us see who shall pass. Only those worthy of survival will remain. A new race, cleansed and culled and stronger, awaits… On the other side of Apocalypse."