‘X-Men: Days of Future Past’ site shows off robotic Sentinels and a very ’70s Peter Dinklage


Long ago, there was a time when not every science fictional company was granted its own in-universe web site. Well, those years are long expired, and X-Men: Days of Future Past is introducing us to Trask Industries, a friendly genetics company that will protect your children by crushing the congenitally ill under massive robot fists. Trask’s site doesn’t quite capture the sinister utopianism of Ridley Scott’s in-world Prometheus ads, but it offers plenty of clever nods at the plot of Days of Future Past, including footage of Peter Dinklage as the company’s founder and an in-depth explanation of the company’s anti-mutant “genetic security” devices.

As a piece of world-building, it’s highly competent: prepare to get whisked through…

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