X-MEN: APOCALYPSE [Review]

[WARNING – This review of X-Men: Apocalypse contains SPOILERS.] The year is 1973. Following his assault on President Richard Nixon, ferromancer Erik Lehnsherr became Public Enemy Number One. Shapeshifter Raven Darkholme inadvertently became the face of a movement and a hero to thousands of young people after stopping the assassination attempt. And Charles Xavier, the world’s […]

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AGE OF APOCALYPSE #3 [Review]

I don’t know about you, but Marvel’s Age of Apocalypse mega-event from the 1995 stands as one of my favorite events ever. Sure it was super-long, spanning nine different tie-in series over an entire year, but the alternate reality where Charles Xavier’s death ushered in the dominance of Apocalypse was exciting and entertaining. Writers like Mark […]

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UNCANNY X-MEN #35 [Review]

Just when you thought there were enough great mutants in the world, Brian Michael Bendis throws a together a whole new team of great mutants. Writers like Bendis are what allow 20th Century Fox to feel so confident in having enough characters to populate a whole movie universe with just one comic book franchise. With […]

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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 […]

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UNCANNY AVENGERS #5 [Review]

Combining the X-Men and Avengers into teams is a concept Marvel has been feeding us for a while now. Through many different lineups and tons of drama, these unity squads provide plenty of interesting plot and show no sign of stopping. This team in particular features Vision, Captain America, Sabretooth, Scarlet Witch, Quicksilver, Rogue, and […]