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All-New X-Men #14

Review: All-New X-Men #14

How do you go from having stellar issue after issue to putting out a very mediocre one?  The Phoenix Force tease was simply a tease, a ruse by Jean Grey to fool all of their enemies.  Freak them out with [...]

July 23, 2013 Reviews
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Review: Avengers vs. X-Men Round 12

Warning: Spoilers Ahead If you still haven’t read the last issue Avengers vs. X-Men #11, Cyclops killed Charles Xavier and took down his girlfriend Emma Frost to make Scott Summers the new Dark Phoenix. Yes they even went so far [...]

October 3, 2012 Reviews
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Comic Confidential: Journey to Baltimore ComicCon & Cosplay

This was my first Baltimore Comic Con, and I can say for a fact that it was quite an adventure.   I took the family with me on this trip and as we drove hundreds of miles from New York [...]

September 12, 2012 Features, Reviews
Daredevil vs. Archangel

FURIOUS OUTRAGE:Avengers vs. X-Men

Jean Grey is loved and adored by fans worldwide.   I need people to understand that I get that.  She is one of the founding team members and she is incredibly special to fans and comic writers alike.   As [...]

September 9, 2012 Features, Reviews
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First Look: Avengers vs. X-Men #12

This entire event has completely blown me away.  Truth be told, what has actually gone down between heroes has not been all that Earth shattering.  The battles have happened often and with heavy injuries, but no casualties.  Yet.  But we [...]

August 30, 2012 Reviews
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My X-Men 132, I Mean 137

My 132, My137 At Wizard World Philadelphia 2012, I decided not only to get some signatures for books I previously had graded, but I also wanted to use Classics Incorporated to get some of my comic books pressed. Pressing is [...]

August 11, 2012 Features
Iceman V. Rulk

Review: Wolverine and the X-Men #11

A while back, Jason Aaron railed against Alan Moore when the Watchmen co-creator suggested, among other things, that DC’s Before Watchmen mega-prequel was proof that the industry–or at least the Big Two–relied on ideas he wrote 25 years ago.  The [...]

May 30, 2012 Reviews
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Aspen Comics To Attend the Phoenix Comicon 2012

Aspen Comics is at it again! Phoenix Comicon 2012 is coming this weekend, and Aspen is diving in feet first! If you’re in the Phoenix area and you’re a fan of Michael Turner and the company he built to showcase [...]

May 24, 2012 Reviews
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The Hunt For Hope Begins In Avengers VS X-Men #4

Are you one of the millions of Marvel fans following Avengers VS X-Men closely? Did you pick up your copy of AvX #4 yet? If not, Marvel has released a few pages from the issue to really taunt you into [...]

May 16, 2012 Reviews
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First Look: Avengers vs. X-Men #4

The Mighty Thor tasked with stopping the Phoenix Force?  Yeah, good luck with that, Odinson.   There are just so many questions I have at this point, after seeing the preview images.  I would have to admit that the Asgardian [...]

April 19, 2012 Reviews
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Pick of the Week (Week Sixteen)

Since the first time I started collecting comic books, I read my favorite title last. But recently, having been disappointed with the art and the story of the New Mutants, I was afraid that reading it last would have left me [...]

April 15, 2012 Reviews
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Review: Avengers vs. X-Men #1

Since there have been so many previews for Avengers vs. X-Men in nearly every X-Men or Avenger title, I knew this book really wouldn’t have anything that would be all that new to me. I was really hoping I was [...]

April 5, 2012 Reviews
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Your First Look at Avengers VS. X-Men #2!

Today Marvel is treating us to a sneak peak of the second issue of one of this year’s most anticipated events: Avengers Vs. X-Men! Hot on the heels of the X-Men’s Regenesis event and Avengers: Children’s Crusade, Avengers Vs. X-Men [...]

March 23, 2012 Reviews
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The Great and Powerful Phoenix

When you’re talking about 1976 it is hard for me to remember anything, especially any comic book I owned. I remember my Pop-Pop giving me pennies. I thought the bicentennial quarters were neat and a year earlier on April 5, [...]

January 20, 2012 Reviews
Marvel's architects have designed AvX to be the big event of 2012

Avengers: X-Sanction Kicks Off Marvel’s Avengers Vs X-Men

Minutes after Marvel announced their event title for 2012, Avengers Vs X-Men, the news was being talked about everywhere. The hashtags #Avengers, #XMen, and the official tag of the event, #AvX, were trending worldwide on Twitter. Even people that don’t [...]

December 8, 2011 Reviews