The X-Men are a team of Marvel superheroes created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby in 1963. They are mutants specially trained by Professor Charles Xavier to prove that mutants can accomplish great things against anti-mutant backlash.

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The Singer & Her Song (The New Mutants #30, 1985)

After being posessed by Amahl Farouk, the Shadow King, Karma has the Shadow King's eating habits. For a period of time she is thought to be missing until she is discovered, highly overweight, grotesque and sinister.

Saturday Night Showdown (The New Mutants #31, 1985)

Against All Odds (The New Mutants #33, 1985)

With a Little Bit of Luck! (The New Mutants #34, 1985)

Home Is Where the Heart Is (The New Mutants Special Edition #1, 1985)

The Sword Is Drawn (Excalibur Special Edition, 1987)

Joyboy uses his powers to make Kitty Pryde as fat as he is until Phoenix stops him, quickly slimming Kitty down.

Gambit: Out of the Frying Pan (Uncanny X-Men #266, 1990)

Farouk de-ages Storm, who is later rescued by Gambit. During a meal, Storm feels that her stomach will keep her from flying.

Chasing Hellfire! Part 1 of 3 (Uncanny X-Men #452, 2005)

Emma Frost and Rachel Grey fight each other with their own powers, including Rachel's ability to make Emma fat. However, despite being pointed and laughed at by the other mutants, this attempt at humilation backfires when she expresses her confidence in her own body and her true love for Scott Summers (Cyclops).

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