Not Even The Biggest Rob Liefeld Gun Can Save Arakko (X-Spoilers)

In AXE: Judgment Day #1, we saw the fall of Arakko. The terraformed Mars and inhabited by a million mutants who left Earth for another dimension millennia ago. And now under assault from the Eternal Uranos and a few of his friends. Famously Mars was terraformed into Arakko in a few hours. Uranos has just one hour same time to bring it to its knees.

AXE: Judgment Day #1
AXE: Judgment Day #1

We also saw the deaths of Cable – who was resurrected. And the death of Magneto – who can no longer be.

Permanent Death Of One Of Marvel's First Mutants (Judgment Day Spoilers)
AXE: Judgment Day #1

So while today's Immortal X-Men #5 tells the tale of Earth – and Krakoa – being attacked by Etermals seeking to wipe out the deviancy of mutantkind…

The Fall Of Arakko
Immortal X-Men #5

X-Men Red shows the detailed destruction of a planet's population, minute by minute, second by second.

The Fall Of Arakko
X-Men Red #5

With even the greatest threats to Uranos…

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X-Men Red #5

Being a mere tickle. And as Cable brings out his biggest most Rob Liefeldish gun ever, the Omega One Pulse Rifle, which is significantly bigger than he is…

Marvel Comics
X-Men Red #5

We see just how Uranos got hold of his skull.

Marvel Comics
X-Men Red #5

As well as showing how you solve a problem like Magneto…

Marvel Comics
X-Men Red #5

 

And remember, Magneto has no extra lives to spare…

IMMORTAL X-MEN #5
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(W) Kieron Gillen (A) Michele Bandini (CA) Mark Brooks
THE BOOK OF EXODUS!
Bennet du Paris was born in the 12th century. Exodus marched forth with a sword in his hand and a shield in his heart to protect what he believes. It's now the 21st century. What's changed? Nothing. Absolutely nothing. And the Eternals who dared attack Krakoa are going to discover what that means. RATED T+In Shops: Aug 03, 2022 SRP: $3.99

X-MEN RED #5
MARVEL COMICS
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(W) Al Ewing (A) Stefano Caselli (CA) Russell Dauterman
EXCESS DEVIATION!
No one who is not an Omega-level mutant has ever taken one of the nine seats of the Great Ring. Together, they are the greatest power Arakko has ever known – and it's nine against one. So, if the nine are losing…what does that say about the one? Judgment Day has come to the Red Planet – and it's Arakko's greatest test since X OF SWORDS!
RATED T+In Shops: Aug 03, 2022 SRP: $3.99

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About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.
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