Warren Ellis’ “Astonishing X-Men” immediately declares itself a different beast from┬áJoss Whedon’s. The school days are over, the X-Men are back from outer space and relocating┬áto the City By the Bay, where they go to work as consultants for the SFPD, and, visually reversing a now-iconic panel from “Astonishing X-Men” #1, abandon the Whedon era spandex for outfits that suggest the team’s new stylist is plundering the Army surplus. 217 more words