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"Mr Trask, Your Future Lies In Genocide"

Advantages: Well drawn, fantastically written
Disadvantages: The 2001 Annual is tricky, the series will confuse new readers

The X-Men were one of the original concepts created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby when Marvel Comics was first created, way back in the time before...time. The stories centred around the idea of genetic advancement - through genetic evolution, ordinary peopl ...

Seresecros 11.01.2008 · Read full review
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Review of New X-Men: E Is for Extinction - Grant Morrison

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The mutant school staff have to deal with a bit of evolution in t

Advantages: Brave storytelling that works
Disadvantages: Artwork hard to get used to

I have read a lot of various X-Men comics and their offshoots, such as the Wolverine series, the films, etc, and throughout the years, the one thing that has remained the same is the constant artwork and the way the story is related through it. However ...

pmcds 28.10.2009 · Read full review
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Review of New X-Men: E Is for Extinction - Grant Morrison

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Exiles: Volume 16 Starting Over

Advantages: it gets good again, the final story is excellent, the iron man joke a classic
Disadvantages: Complete change of characters (so soon!) story concludes in another book

I feel I should warn you, I have written a little about the series first in order to introduce each book so you can read them independently it feels like cheating but I promise its well intended! The Exiles are an offshoot of the original Age of Apocal ...

Wrinkly_Toes_in_Bath 26.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Exiles: Starting Over - Chris Claremont

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A Marvellous Gathering

Advantages: Main story thread, details within the artwork, some writing
Disadvantages: Overdid it on the moral episodes

A Mutant intro I had always wondered what would happen if, in Marvel's world full of comic book mutants, the proverbial hit the fan and everyone had to clump together. For years, the running theme in the X-Men comics has been of mankind's refusal t ...

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Review of Xmen Nation X Hc - Marvel Comics

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Time to embrace the dark side?

Advantages: Great concept and well written
Disadvantages: Nothing really: perhaps a few small holes

Throughout my experiences of reading various Marvel comics or graphic novels, it's usually the more typical storylines and characters that appeal to me. The Avengers is something that I've always loved: the idea of the best superheroes all joining togethe ...

pmcds 14.10.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Dark Avengers: Assemble - Brian Michael Bendis

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