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Extraordinary X-Men 10 review

This series frustrates me. On the one hand, Extraordinary X-Men’s writer Jeff Lemire is capable of great storytelling. His All-New Hawkeye run was short but effective, and it feels like a complete story. His Old Man Logan run is very … Continue reading

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Comics of May 16, 2016

Before I get into comics this week, I just thought I’d like to talk about a game I played through this past week, Life is Strange. Although it’s not perfect, I think it’s pretty good. The storytelling is strong, the … Continue reading

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Extraordinary X-Men 7 review

7 issues in and I’m still not sure how I feel about Extraordinary X-Men. The first 4 were so dark and depressing that I nearly dropped the title, even if there was nothing terrible about the writing itself. Issue 5 … Continue reading

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Comics of January 27, 2016

I’m not sure how to introduce this week’s post. Apart from Old Man Logan 1’s release, there isn’t anything all that special about the comics I picked up this week, so let’s get to it. I picked up Old Man … Continue reading

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Extraordinary X-Men 3 review

The last issue of Extraordinary X-Men gave us several big reveals. One, it suggested that Adult Cyclops is dead, something that both All-New X-Men 1 and this issue confirmed in greater detail. Two, it showed us that X-Haven, formerly the … Continue reading

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Extraordinary X-Men 2 review

I gave the first issue of Jeff Lemire’s Extraordinary X-Men a mostly positive review, and I stand by that review. That said, I didn’t know what to think about the whole Terrigen Mist story that began there, and I’ve since … Continue reading

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Comics of November 18, 2015

It’s three weeks into November, and with it, a bunch of Marvel’s new number 1’s released, along with a couple number 2’s. This week’s most significant release however, might just be Pretty Deadly 6. It’s been a while since we’ve … Continue reading

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Extraordinary X-Men 1 review

At last, we finally have the first official X-Men book that takes place after Secret Wars. Extraordinary X-Men 1 begins 8 months after the new Marvel Universe begins, and the terrigen mist is causing mutants to get sick all over … Continue reading

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Comics of November 4, 2015 and Nanowrimo update

This is a bit of a weird week of comics for me. I picked up 6, and that’s a decent number. There’s enough to read for the first time in a while, yet there isn’t too much. At the same … Continue reading

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Inferno 5 review

I only picked up three comics this week, so let’s review all of them. First up is Inferno 5. “All things considered, kind of a weird day.” – Domino.

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