THE BLACK VORTEX OMEGA #1 [Review]

When one thinks about cosmic stories and Marvel Comics, it’s hard not to call upon crossovers like the Infinity Trilogy (Infinity Gauntlet, Infinity War, and Infinity Crusade), Secret Wars (the first), Annihilation, The Kree/Skrull War, The Dark Phoenix Saga, or Jonathan Hickman’s Infinity. That’s a pretty serious list of classic and modern cosmic tales. Sam Humphries, however, has added another crossover worthy […]

Kabooooom! Hangout: X-Men: Days of Future Past

The Kabooooom staff may all love pop culture, but we all have different tastes. In Kabooooom! Hangouts, a new ongoing discussion feature, we bring together our different points of view and talk about the today’s hottest comics, television shows and movies. The end result is an opinionated, informative, thought-provoking and – hopefully – amusing conversation. […]

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 […]

The Comics Review Round-Up, 7.31.13 Edition

Welcome back to Kabooooom’s weekly comics review round-up! This week it’s simply MARVELous! (You see what I did there? Yeah, I’m definitely not sorry about either.) After last month’s Fearless Defenders left fans reeling, Marcus covers the aftermath of their clash with the Doom Maidens, and catches up with the Guardians in this post-Age of […]

REVIEW: Wolverine & the X-Men #6

Written by JASON AARON Art by NICK BRADSHAW, WALDEN WONG, JAY LEISTEN, NORMAN LEE & CAM SMITH Colors by JUSTIN PONSOR & MATTHEW WILSON Letters by ROB SHEEN Things are not looking good for the newly formed team of the Jean Grey Institute, but readers get to reap the pleasure from their pain. Jason Aaron […]

REVIEW: Wolverine & the X-Men #3

REVIEW: Wolverine & the X-Men #3

Written by JASON AARON Art by CHRIS BACHALO, DUNCAN ROULEAU, MATTEO SCALERA, TIM TOWNSEND, JAIME MENDOZA, AL VEY, MARK IRWIN & VICTOR OLAZABA Colors by CHRIS BACHALO & JASON KEITH / Letters by ROB SHEEN In all the hubbub over the lack of comics made for kids and the proclivity of most modicums of entertainment […]

REVIEW: Ultimate Comics X-Men #1

REVIEW: Ultimate Comics X-Men #1

Written by NICK SPENCER / Art by PACO MEDINA & JUAN VLASCO Colors by MARTE GARCIA / Letters by VC’S JOE SABINO Ah, the Ultimate Universe. The place where nothing was supposed to be the same and we wouldn’t even recognize our favorite heroes because new and exciting things would be done with them. Some […]