X-Force ended because so many fans were pissed that their black op X-Men mag had been turned into its exact opposite: A brightly colored team that was in the spotlight, public, and all about making money off being heroes. But before she died, Edie whispered the name of the new team into the ear of the team leader, and her boyfriend, Mister Sensitive.
And you’ve got to love Mike Allred’s covers in this series. This one in particular….
Anyway, nothing to fear. X-Statix got its own book the very next month.