Originally Posted by lordofthenerds
If this is comparative to The Avengers in tone, I'll be pretty irritated. It's basically about a mutant genocide. The comic book storyline is dark relative to other comics, so this should be dark relative to other comic book movies.
Yes, dark is definitely needed for these kinds of stories but I don't want X1 style overly conservative. That era of caution is no longer required after all the comic film successes since.