Stunning X-MEN: FIRST CLASS Concept Art by James Carson

Check out X-Men: First Class concept art by James Carson!

X-Men: First Class (2011) has gotten mostly positive reviews, with the site Rotten Tomatoes giving it a 88% positive rating. The critical consensus is that "with a strong script, stylish direction, and powerful performances from its well-rounded cast, X-Men: First Class is a welcome return to form for the franchise."

James Carson is one of the many artists who helped director Matthew Vaughn visualize the extremely complicated visual effects and sets of the film.

Carson is a professional concept/storyboard artist who's worked on blockbuster movies like Captain America: The First Avenger (2011), Spider-Man (2002) and Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006).
Check out the rest of the images after the jump and click to enlarge.

MIB Headquarters

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What do you think of the concept art? If you've seen X-Men: First Class what did you think?  

Official X-Men: First Class Synopsis
Directed by Matthew Vaughn X-Men: First Class is the thrilling, eye-opening chapter you’ve been waiting for...Witness the beginning of the X-Men Universe. Before Charles Xavier (James McAvoy) and Erik Lensherr (Michael Fassbender) took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their superhuman powers for the first time, working together in a desperate attempt to stop the Hellfire Club and a global nuclear war. Based on X-Men by Jack Kirby, Stan Lee

Directed by Matthew Vaughn
Cinematography by John Mathieson
Production Design by Chris Seagers
Starring James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Rose Byrne, January Jones, Oliver Platt, Kevin Bacon

© Copyright 2011 20th Century Fox, Bad Hat Harry Productions, Donners' Company, Marv Films. All rights reserved


  1. I'm always impressed by the detail that goes into movies. The artwork is amazing! And now, I'm thinking that I want to watch X-men: First Class again.
    Thanks for sharing this!

  2. They really did a good job with this. These storyboards are great.


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