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Nightcrawler 2 review

Nightcrawler’s first issue was good, but it was hard to gage the quality of the series with that issue alone. Half of the good parts were reminiscing on Nightcrawler’s past with the X-Men and re-uniting with old friends. Chris Claremont’s … Continue reading

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Comics of May 14, 2014

This week, I picked up an Issue 1, 2, 3, 4 and a 5. How often does that happen? On the non-comic front, my PS3 died again, so I’m probably going to sell it in exchange for a newer model … Continue reading

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Nightcrawler 1 review

It’s been  years since Chris Claremont has written an X-Men ongoing title. In fact, it’s been a while since he’s written comics in general, having focused on prose lately. This marks his return to the franchise he built into a … Continue reading

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Comics of April 9, 2014

I’m about a week into editing my book (7 days of editing; I take Wednesdays off to read comics and refresh my mind). 160 pages in 7 days is a good start, in fact it’s going faster than I expected. … Continue reading

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X-Men Gold 1 review

This year is the 50th anniversary of the X-Men franchise. Battle of the Atom was part of the anniversary celebration, and included X-Men from three different eras and visited a number of famous X-Men locations. Personally I kind of liked … Continue reading

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Comics of November 13, 2013

I don’t have much of an introduction today. It’s another Wednesday, and another batch of new comics. I picked up X-Men Gold 1, Fearless Defenders 11, Thor: God of Thunder 15, Avengers Arena 17, All New X-Men 18, Superior Spider-Man … Continue reading

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Christmas Week 4 – Uncanny X-Men 143 – Kitty Pryde’s greatest moment

While I’ve been reading comics for almost two years, I haven’t read too many Christmas related issues. From what I have read, Uncanny X-Men 143 is easily the best of them. It’s not just a good Christmas issue; it’s a … Continue reading

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Nerd Journal – the greatest X-men story ever told – Dark Phoenix Saga

Today’s Nerd Journal is about the Dark Phoenix Saga. Since the current Marvel event, Avengers vs. X-Men, is about the phoenix force, it’s about time to talk about it. The Dark Phoenix Saga is often considered the greatest X-Men story … Continue reading

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