Separated from the rest of the X-Men, Storm is encouraged by Sauron to free her inner tempest of energy, awakening Garokk.
Did You Know?
In the comics, Sauron takes his name from the titular villain of J.R.R. Tolkien
's The Lord of the Rings, which was popular and still very new in 1969 when the character was introduced. The X-Men's usual nemesis, Magneto, was played in the live-action films by Ian McKellen
, who went on to play Gandalf in The Lord of the Rings films. See more