I remember watching X-Men 3 and seeing Charles Xavier get disintegrated by Phoenix, however the post-credits scene and his appearance on later movies indicate that he actually survived. How is that possible?
This page quite effectively explains how this is all possible. Unfortunately, the video explaining it is currently down, but to take from the synopsis:
So, he basically took over the body of his rather conveniently handy identical brother and was allowed to continue.
If you want to know how he survived , then he just transferred his consciousness to his identical brain dead twin brother.
But how he got back to wheelchair with this new body of his twin brother doesn't got explained yet.
protected by iandotkelly♦ Jul 19 '14 at 22:58
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