Originally Posted by psylockolussus
Thats my main criticism about the comics these days, they keep adding and adding new members to the X-Men team. I seriously lost contact on how many mutants joined the X-Men in the last decade and in this decade because for every new issue, or every story arc or every event that they had, they introduced someone new to the team and after a few issues, they are gone or in a hiatus.
Yeah, you can tell which writers are more visionary and which are just hired to write. However, some writers were obviously given way more freedom to re-imagine the X-Men and it's roster/function and Morrison was definitely allowed to do what he wanted to do.