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Jonathan Hickman’s X-MEN, and the House that Metaphor Built

Jonathan Hickman’s X-MEN, and the House that Metaphor Built

The X-Men’s new storyline House of X/Powers of X, which promised to introduce a new era of X-Men stories, has passed its midpoint. While reading this storyline, I’ve been thinking about what drew me to the X-Men years ago and what it means to be a fan of a meaningful story that’s been published by

Hated and Feared: HOUSE OF X and POWERS OF X Examined

Taking on the voluntary mission of being the latest — in a long line of authors — to reintroduce a famous superhero team like the X-Men, in my humble opinion, is akin to reinventing the wheel or building a better mousetrap. No matter how good your concept, and no matter how unique your perspective, there

The Comics Classroom: Abstract Horror, NEW MUTANTS, and the Demon Bear

What is it about the term “horror” that so entrances us? By all rights, such a term should revolt us and it certainly should not make us want to peer deeper and deeper into the eyes of what we find abhorrent, yet there is a whole genre of material built around the idea of being

H5*: HOT FIVE (ish): Week Of December 12, 2018

Welcome to Comicosity’s Hot Five(ish), a.k.a. The Flagship Of H5*. Hot Five(ish) is a short(ish) list of the top books we think you’ll want to be checking out. Be they new title launches, key issues or just continuing stories from some of the industry’s most acclaimed books, this list is your guaranteed gold in the

Preview: X-MEN: THE EXTERMINATED #1

X-MEN: THE EXTERMINATED #1 Written by Lonnie Nadler, Zac Thompson, Chris Claremont Art by Neil Edward, Ramon Rosanas Published by Marvel Comics Release Date: December 5, 2018 A Death in the Family! In the aftermath of Extermination, the X-Men mourn for their fallen brother, Cable. But no one is taking it harder than his adopted

Preview: SHATTERSTAR #3

SHATTERSTAR #3 Written by Tim Seeley Art by Carlos Villa, Gerardo Sandoval, Juan Vlasco Published by Marvel Comics Release Date: December 5, 2018 Shatterstar’s past as an extradimensional gladiator comes back to haunt him in the present…and his future’s no guarantee! Sharpen your double bladed sabers, True Believers, and get ready to fight!  

Marvel Announces the AGE OF X-MAN

The Age of X-Man dawns…and the X-Men cannot stop it. After the apocalyptic dissolution of the X-Men comes…AGE OF X-MAN! AGE OF X-MAN: THE MARVELOUS X-MEN #1 (of 5) Written by LONNIE NADLER & ZAC THOMPSON Art by MARCO FAILLA Cover by PHIL NOTO On Sale 2/6/19 AGE OF X-MAN: NEXTGEN #1 (of 5) Written

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