Originally Posted by Loganbabe
Well, it was sold as a sequel to First Class. Like I said, I wish Fox had been more honest about this. The truth is, there's a whole group of new fans of the First Class universe and its characters who couldn't care less about the other films. Those are the ones who will feel cheated.
But I believe the number of fans from the rest of the series outnumber the number of new fans due to First Class. And since it looks like we're getting the main cast members of both back, they're trying to keep everyone happy.