Re: Days of Future Past News and Discussion - - - - - Part 14
^ That's the point. The events of the previous games - even beyond the period which the 9th game covers - were not by and large changed.
Preventing the assassination of Richard Nixon will only prevent the dystopian 2023 future from happening. It's not going to create a ripple effect where the events of the Trilogy and The Wolverine don't happen, nor will changing the timeline of and circumstances surrounding Wolverine's Adamantiumization.
Originally Posted by metaphysician
"harm" is not the same thing as "stuff we don't like."
"Despair is for people who know beyond any doubt what the future is going to be. Nobody's in that position. So despair is not only a kind of sin - theologically - it's also a simple mistake, because nobody actually knows." - Dr. Patrick Curry
"There is no "supposed to be." It's an adaptation, a word that literally means change. Why bother making a new version if it doesn't offer a fresh approach?" - Christopher L. Bennett