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Matthew Rosenberg Knows Exactly What's In A Name
The only relevant band for Bleeding Cool readers is End Of A Year, whose vocalist, Patrick Kindlon, later joined forces with Rosenberg to become a writing duo (End Of A Year changed their name to Self Defense Family). So, when Matt Rosenberg titled his Astonishing X-Men mini Until Our Hearts Stop, he's referring to Until Your[...]
Bad News for Banshee in Next Week's Astonishing X-Men Finale?
Has anyone noticed something's been a little off with Banshee since his return at the beginning of Matthew Rosenberg and Greg Land's lame duck Astonishing X-Men run? It turns out that The Beast has been counteracting the death seed in Banshee's heart with nanobots, allowing him to fight for the X-Men, even if he doesn't[...]
Matthew Rosenberg Hints Astonishing X-Men Will End With a Cliffhanger
Desecrating the sacred holiday of X-Men Monday, Uncanny X-Men writer Matthew Rosenberg hinted on Twitter that this week's final issue of Astonishing X-Men will end on a cliffhanger, just like the final issue of New Mutants: Dead Souls For those who have blocked that traumatic experience from their minds, let's recall how New Mutants Dead[...]
Uncanny X-Men: Everything We Know About the Relaunch So Far [X-ual Healing 10-17-18]
If we're going to insist on finding inventive new ways to use 40-year-old characters, then we guess we have no choice but to award X-Men Black the Wolverine's Weiner X-Pick of the Week! Congratulations to the creative team on this immense honor. Moving on… Astonishing X-Men #16 (W) Matthew Rosenberg (A/CA) Greg Land • Havok, leader of…the Reavers?! • What circumstances[...]
Traitor! The Beast Sells Out in Astonishing X-Men #16
The Beast has revealed his true colors once again in a preview of next week's Astonishing X-Men #16 Known for turning on his own species in the past, Beast is seen in this preview offering to work for the Office of National Emergency, a corrupt government agency that has kidnapped him and his fellow X-Men,[...]
Fat-Shaming the Beast in Astonishing X-Men #15 Preview
On Wednesday, Astonishing X-Men #15 hits stores, with a cover inspired by the hit song Wanted: Dead or Alive by writer Matthew Rosenberg's favorite band, Bon Jovi And as the following preview reveals that Havok's team of mutants is as authorized as a Watchmen sequel, will their fugitive status finally inspire camaraderie between the outlaw[...]
Astonishing X-Men Annual #1 cover by Rod Reis
Something is going down in the town of Lago. Astonishing X-Men Annual #1 cover by Rod Reis There were times, while reading Astonishing X-Men Annual #1, when I wanted to dislike this comic It's another Matthew Rosenberg X-Men book where all the team members are either cold or outright snide towards one another Aside from distrusting X,[...]
Astonishing X-Men #14 cover by Greg Land and Frank D'Armata
From there, they go to protect the next person on the Reavers hitlist: Allison Blair, aka Dazzler. Astonishing X-Men #14 cover by Greg Land and Frank D'Armata I very badly want to like the Astonishing X-Men Both Charles Soule and Matthew Rosenberg have put up X-Men lineups full of characters I personally adore, and Havok, Beast, Colossus,[...]
Giant-Size X-ual Healing: Don't Be a Madison, Plus Other Lessons in a Recap of All of Last Week's X-Men Comics [8/1/18]
You already clicked, so you might as well settle in. ASTONISHING X-MEN #14 MATTHEW ROSENBERG (W) • GREG LAND (A/C) RETURN OF THE FANTASTIC FOUR VARIANT COVER BY ADAM KUBERT • Welcome back to the X-Men stage, the incomparable…the amazing…the uncanny…DAZZLER! • The Reavers are hunting random mutants, so Havok and Beast must save a former X-Man. • But these Reavers[...]
Astonishing X-Men #13 cover by Greg Land and Frank D'Armata
Iron Man isn't happy about Alex's interference. Astonishing X-Men #13 cover by Greg Land and Frank D'Armata Havok returns to the Xavier Institute to gather a new team of X-Men, but Kitty Pryde tells him to get out This leaves him with few options Meanwhile, the Reavers are making moves, including capturing Miss Sinister. I was excited for[...]
Astonishing X-Men #12 cover by Greg Land and Edgar Delgado
Spawned from the head of X and using Proteus' reality seeds for additional power, he quickly dispatches the Astonishing X-Men by vomiting liquid despair upon them — except for one Psylocke still stands, but can she defeat the Shadow King alone? Astonishing X-Men #12 cover by Greg Land and Edgar Delgado Charles Soule's tenure on Astonishing X-Men[...]
X-ual Healing: You Could Call it a Conclusion… Astonishing X-Men #12
Sworn to sell comics for Marvel executives who feared and hated the fact that Fox owned their movie rights, The Uncanny X-Men suffered great indignities, but with a corporate merger on the way, the X-Men can finally get back to doing what they do best: being objectively the best franchise in comics. Each week, armed with the joy, heartbreak, and[...]