In “Home of X,” Jonathan Hickman strikes the X-Males to the unique Krakoa, now a sovereign mutant nation-state. Xavier and his former pupil Cypher domesticate the residing island and discover it may develop unique crops named the Flowers of Krakoa. These embrace cures for lethal illnesses and flowers that develop into self-sustaining habitats, linked to Krakoa’s consciousness or portals to wherever on this planet. An infinite tree known as the Arbor Magna serves because the Hatchery, the place a group of mutants could make excellent recreations of any lifeless mutant, which means suicide missions aren’t actually a difficulty for the X-Males anymore. For much less lethal accidents, “X-Pressure” #1 (2019) launched the Therapeutic Gardens, a lush, open-air hospital. To regulate the commerce of the Flowers, Krakoa arrange the Hellfire Buying and selling Firm, based mostly out of the White Fort, Crimson Maintain, and Blackstone in Hellfire Bay. Prisoners go to “No-places,” habitats lower off from Krakoa’s consciousness.
Krakoa has different habitats world wide, together with one which expands the Hazard Room to take up an entire island. And “Powers of X” #4 revealed Krakoa is a lot older than his inhabitants, and that hundreds of years in the past it had been a part of the island Okkara till a mysterious enemy break up it in two and despatched its different half, Arakko, right into a dimension of monsters. We’re nonetheless discovering unusual new corners of the X-Males’s new dwelling with each new difficulty that comes out.