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ErikShaw is a slash ship between Erik Lehnsherr and Sebastian Shaw in the X-Men series. Due to the pair's past, the ship is oftentimes shown as very abusive and angst-ridden.


X-Men: First Class

Shaw, at the time known as Schmidt, was in charge of an Auschwitz concentration camp in 1944. There he watched as Erik first started showing signs of his mutation, and called him and his mother up to his office. As Erik's powers refused to manifest again, Schmidt murdered his mother before his eyes, causing Erik to move every piece of metal in the room through the surge of anger.