2017 gave us a lot of superhero movies. Logan, Wonder Woman, Thor: Ragnarok, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Justice League have enticed the moviegoers as amazing blockbusters that shook the box office to its very core. The comic book TV Shows made exciting waves among the comic fan base as well. But death is a concept that is too hard to ignore. As astonishing as they were, many Marvel and DC Characters, unfortunately, met their demise and were lost forever.
Patrick Stewart played the role of Professor Charles Xavier for so long that it’s his face and not James McAvoy’s that comes to mind when we think of Professor X. In Logan, Professor X is in his nineties and suffers from a brain disease that makes his powers violently lash out. He is later killed off by X-24, a clone of Wolverine that is younger, stronger and faster than the original.
Jeffrey Mace was the Director of Shield when Phil Coulson was given the pink slip. After a major public relations disaster, Jeffrey finally decided to be just a figurehead as Phil took in the reins of the spy organization. In the framework saga of season 4 of Agents of Shield, Jeffrey Mace aka Patriot leads the rebels against Hydra that has now taken over the world and heroically dies when trying to save innocents from a falling building.