X-Men Cinematic Universe - Timeline (Revised & Original)

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I feel like if Marvel really didn't want The Gifted to be wasted, the series ending with Blink creating a portal could easily be retconned, in another Marvel property, as a door way to the MCU rather than the (DoFP) future. As much as I found the series too depressing for my tastes, I enjoyed some of the characters, especially Blink and Polaris, and I'd hate for them to be forgotten in a throwaway seres.
A literal transition from one dead universe to a thriving one would be a brilliant retcon IMO. Especially since comic Blink can hop to different universes, if I remember correctly.

Don't hold your breath, but it's a fun thought.
Just quoting this for no reason at all...
 

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Here is my chronological viewing order for the franchise. Let me know if you spot any issues/errors.
You're missing The Gifted's Empower Acadamy (same voice actress for Trask Industries maybe?) and PSA: Sentinel Services in-universe videos.

Also the Sky Fibre Quicksilver commercial, which I count as canon because, come on, it's a universe where they made giant robots in the 1970s, broadband in the 80s isn't unlikely. Plus, it's just really fun.

Deadpool, No Good Deed and Deadpool 2: Super Duper [email protected]%!#& Cut certainly are apart of the Revised Timeline in my opinion. Fourth wall breaking isn't an excuse, Deadpool 3 will do that and is considered MCU canon so why not here? Especially with all the X-Men references and cameos.

Legion shouldn't be considered an alternate timeline, but rather a separate universe, which are the same thing in Marvel but I mean that Legion doesn't spin out of the film timeline. Professor X is born decades earlier, and looks significantly different.

That's about it.
 
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You missed a flashback from The Wolverine.

1945
August 9
The Wolverine: Unleashed Extended Edition Chapter 1 (0:00:38 - 0:05:04)
The Wolverine: Unleashed Extended Edition Chapter 7 (0:17:33 - 0:18:12)
The Wolverine: Unleashed Extended Edition Chapter 20 (1:09:32 - 1:11:39)

2013
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The Wolverine: Unleashed Extended Edition Chapter 7 (0:16:48 - 0:17:33)
The Wolverine: Unleashed Extended Edition Chapter 7 (0:18:12 - 0:20:31)
 
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The Rogue Cut is non-canon
If you want, I have all the time codes for X-Men: Days of Future Past: The Rogue Cut.

However, on the commentary for X-Men: Apocalypse, they specifically refer to it as not canonical when talking about Mystique.

The Gifted
Another video.

This released between 1x11 and 1x12, so that's where I place it.

They said they consider some moments from the films as canonical, so this is almost definitely a reference to X-Men: First Class.

X2: X-Men United
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Is that a date in the bottom left?
"LCB 05.22 •.14"

If so, that's May 22, 2004. The 14 would have to be ignored to fit with 25 Moments, which places X-Men: The Last Stand in 2006. It could be intentional to fit with the 2000 film's text stating that the story took place in the near future.
 
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I would just like to jump in and add something to this to help narrow down the New Mutants placement. I'm a board game nut and around 1:02:55 in the film, you can see a copy of 'Codenames: Deep Undercover' on the shelf. That game was released in 2016. So I would say the film most likely takes place in 2017, at the very least.
 

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Where WandaVision fits?Remember that although Pietro is Mephisto,Nightmare,fake,a recast or illusion,the multivere is real and the Fox Universe is canon in the MCU multiverse like the Raimi's and Webb's Spider-Mans
 

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Where WandaVision fits?Remember that although Pietro is Mephisto,Nightmare,fake,a recast or illusion,the multivere is real and the Fox Universe is canon in the MCU multiverse like the Raimi's and Webb's Spider-Mans
Yeah, same multiverse, but so is everything Marvel. Until we know the context of Evan Peters, we can't speculate.

I'd imagine it would be post Dark Phoenix, pre-Deadpool.
 

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March 3

The Gifted 1x08, "threat of eXtinction" (0:00:00 - 0:01:17)

The newspaper says March 4th, not March 3rd.

Mutants aren't public knowledge at this point, yet the newspaper explicitly mentions them. I guess the Fenris twins called themselves mutants, and the press took that and had them as mutant terrorists. The "magic trick" guy in X-Men: First Class said he always believed they existed, so maybe he heard of the twins. Hardly the worst inconsistency in this franchise.
 

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Bear with me on that update. I'm literally busy with other things that I do besides timeline stuff. Like work.
 

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No worries. Take your time and come back when you're ready.

I know I said I don't think X-Men: The Official Game is canon, but after watching a long play, it definitely fits.

Reasons:
1. It explains why Nightcrawler isn't in X-Men: The Last Stand.
2. It explains why the team are running a simulation on Sentinels in X-Men: The Last Stand.
3. It utilizes the film actors.

Now, going over why I thought it had been non-canon:
There is an individual who goes by the Silver Samurai that is vastly different to what is presented in The Wolverine. They aren't actually named, though. Probably similar to Emma Frost and Emma Silverfox, two separate people based on the same character.

The Sentinels. In the game, it's stated that Stryker has been involved with the project since before Weapon X in 1979. This makes sense, as he was there when Mystique assassinated Bolivar Trask in 1973. Apparently, they thought they couldn't get the program going, but they went into business with HYDRA to build Sentinels. It wasn't in their interest to turn them against mutants, Silver Samurai being their leader. Stryker had other plans.

On the timeline, Nightcrawler is having visions of Jason Stryker, which Xavier suggests is a residual effect of the mind control. I would think that it would disappear in less than a year, so I take it as still being in the same year as X2: X-Men United.

If you wish to include it as I have, here's this:
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 1: Lady Liberty
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 2: Liberty Island
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 3: Alkali Lake
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 4: Generator Room
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 5: Alkali Lab
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 6: Holding Pens
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 7: Testing Center
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 8: Hangar
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 9: Launching Bay
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 10: Dark Cerebro
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 11: Fission Plant
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 12: Coolant tunnels
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 13: Fire Serpent
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 14: Castle Gatehouse
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 15: Zen Garden
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 16: Brooklyn Bridge
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 17: Multiple Man
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 18: Warrior Dojo
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 19: Lady Deathstrike
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 20: Silver Samurai
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 21: Kowloon Highway
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 22: Downtown Kowloon
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 23: Giant Sentinel
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 24: Master Mold Interior
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 25: Augmentation Room
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 26: Master Mold Reactor
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 27: Telepurgatory
X-Men: The Official Game Chapter 28: Sabretooth

Just put that in 2003/2004.
 
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is there a viewing order for this
1959 - X-Men First Class: The High Hand
1962 - X-Men: First Class
1979 - X-Men Origins: Wolverine

2004 - X-Men
2004 - X-Men 2: Wolverine
2004 - X-Men 2: Nightcrawler
2004 - X2: X-Men United
2005 - X-Men: The Official Game

2006 - X-Men: The Last Stand
2013 - The Wolverine: Unleashed Extended Edition
2013 - The Bent Bullet: JFK and the Mutant Conspiracy
2017 - PSA: Sentinel Services
2017 - The Gifted 1x01, "eXposed"

2017 - The Gifted 1x02, "rX"
2017 - The Gifted 1x03, "eXodus"
2017 - The Gifted 1x04, "eXit strategy"
2017 - The Gifted 1x05, "boXed in”
2017 - The Gifted 1x06, "got your siX"
2017 - The Gifted 1x07, "eXtreme measures"
2017 - The Gifted 1x08, "threat of eXtinction"
2017 - Empower Academy
2017 - The Gifted 1x09, "outfoX"
2017 - The Gifted 1x10, "eXploited"
2017 - The Gifted 1x11, "3 X 1"
2017 - Circle of Truth
2017 - The Gifted 1x12, "eXtraction"
2017 - The Gifted 1x13, "X-roads"
2017 - The Gifted 2x01, "eMergence"
2017 - The Gifted 2x02, "unMoored"
2017 - The Gifted 2x03, "coMplications"
2017 - The Gifted 2x04, "outMatched"
2017 - The Gifted 2x05, "afterMath"
2017 - The Gifted 2x06, "iMprint"
2017 - The Gifted 2x07, "no Mercy"
2017 - The Gifted 2x08, "the dreaM"
2017 - The Gifted 2x09, "gaMe changer"
2017 - The Gifted 2x10, "eneMy of My eneMy"
2017 - The Gifted 2x11, "meMento"
2017 - The Gifted 2x12, "hoMe"
2017 - The Gifted 2x13, "teMpted"
2018 - The Gifted 2x14, "caliMity"
2018 - The Gifted 2x15, "Monsters"
2018 - The Gifted 2x16, "oMens"
2018 - 25 Moments in the Struggle between X-Men and Humans
2023 - Trask Industries: Your Future
1973 - X-Men: Days of Future Past
1982 - In the Footsteps of... En Sabah Nur
1983 - Fables of the Flush & Fabulous
1983 - Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters TV Commercial
1983 - X-Men: Apocalypse: Stan Lee Voicemail Message
1983 - X-Men: Apocalypse
1983 - X-Men: Apocalypse: Xavier's School for the Gifted Campus Tour
1991 - Sky Fibre and X-MEN Apocalypse TV Ad - Extended Cut
1992 - X-Men: Dark Pheonix
2017 - Deadpool
2017 - No Good Deed
2017 - The New Mutants
2018 - Deadpool 2: Super Duper [email protected]%!#& Cut

2026 - Laura.mov
2029 - Logan

Note: Deadpool 2 spoils the ending of Logan. If you have the blu-ray, go to scene selection and select Chapter 2 to avoid this spoiler. Once you have seen Logan, you can watch the first Chapter.
 
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