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"Magneto Was Right"

Advantages: A thrilling, fascinating, emotional series of - yes - comic books
Disadvantages: The entire story was written out of existence by Marvel afterwards through "retcons"

Grant Morrison's NEW X-MEN! Featuring… Charles Xavier (Professor X): Leader of the X-Men. Has psychic powers, and has regained the ability to walk again after being healed by Xorn. Scott Summers (Cyclops): Can fire 'optic blasts' from his eyes. A ...

Seresecros 24.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of New X-Men: Planet X - Grant Morrison

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When you make a deal with the Devil, expect to get burned

Advantages: Good artwork, Interesting dilemma
Disadvantages: Weak final part, Too many plot holes and uncharacteristic choices

Every so often in comics, you will get a story that has been clearly editorially mandated, so much so that you see behind the curtain somewhat and realise the story is merely a means to get to the new status quo, instead of an attempt to tell a real story ...

SpiderJamb 13.06.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Spider-Man: One More Day - J.Michael Straczynski

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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 4 Legacy

Advantages: X-ellent, X-men, What if great story
Disadvantages: can it get any better?

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: Legacy - Judd Winnick

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