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X-MEN ’92 #1 [Review]

When you open the book you begin to hear it. Familiar electric chords. The opening notes to a familiar melody of Saturday morning. It is the sound of your childhood returning. I had not realized the full scope of the Secret Wars event until reading X-Men ‘92. Marvel has taken the old comic trope of […]

COMIC REVIEW: X-Men: Gold #1

X-MEN: GOLD #1/ Written by CHRIS CLAREMONT, STAN LEE, LOUISE SIMONSON, LEN WEIN, ROY THOMAS, & FABIAN NICIEZA/ Art by BOB MCLEOD, WALTER SIMONSON, PAT OLLIFFE, JORGE MOLINA, & SALVADOR LARROCA/ Letters by TOM ORZECHOWSKI/ Colors by VARIOUS/ Published by MARVEL COMICS X-Men: GOLD is more like X-Men: ZINC. This “special” issue marking the X-Men’s […]

COMIC REVIEW: X-Men: Battle of the Atom #2

X-MEN: BATTLE OF THE ATOM #2/ Written by JASON AARON/ Art By FRANK CHO, STUART IMMONEN, CHRIS BACHALO, DAVID LOPEZ, & GUISEPPE CAMUNCOLI/ Published by MARVEL COMICS X-Men Battle of the Atom #2 is the conclusion to the ten part crossover series, Battle of the Atom. This issue brings the time traveling shenanigans of X-Men […]

The Comic Review Round-Up, 9.18.13 Edition

Welcome to another installment of Kabooooom’s comic review round-up! It’s a super mixed bag today with reviews of the kid friendly Captain Ultimate #2, the spy thriller Zero #1 from Image, and X-Men: Legacy #17. Which is worth a read and which isn’t? Read on to find out! CAPTAIN ULTIMATE #2/ Written by JOEY ESPOSITO […]

REVIEW: Avengers Vs. X-Men #5

REVIEW: Avengers Vs. X-Men #5

Written by MATT FRACTION Art by JOHN ROMITA JR. & SCOTT HANNA Colors by LAURA MARTIN Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS The Phoenix is here and it is not pleased. With issue #5 of the series, readers finally get to the good stuff and it was worth the wait. Everything has led up to this moment […]

REVIEW: Avengers Vs. X-Men #4

Written by JASON AARON, BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS, ED BRUBAKER, JONATHAN HICKMAN & MATT FRACTION Art by JOHN ROMITA JR. & SCOTT HANNA Colors by LAURA MARTIN Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS This is a series with the potential to be great. Considering the writing team and artists, not to mention the killer concept, Avengers vs. X-men […]

REVIEW: Avengers Vs. X-Men #3

Written by JASON AARON, BRIAN MICHAEL BENDIS, ED BRUBAKER, JONATHAN HICKMAN & MATT FRACTION Art by JOHN ROMITA JR. & SCOTT HANNA Colors by LAURA MARTIN / Letters by CHRIS ELIOPOULOS Readers that follow the stories of the Avengers and/or the X-Men are very aware that Captain America and Wolverine aren’t the best of friends. When […]