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X-Men: Bland Design &#8211 All Good Things Must End Like Generation X #87

X-Men: Bland Design – All Good Things Must End, Like Generation X #87

We'll start with the saddest recap of the week...Generation X #87 (of 12) Writer: Christina Strain Artist: Amilcar Pinna Colorist: Felipe Sobreiro Letterer: Clayton Cowles Cover: The DodsonsThe sad day has finally arrived After 12 issues and one legacy-number relaunch, Generation X's final issue is out One of the best X-books of the ResurrXion era, Generation X received a lot[...]

X-Men: Bland Design &#8211 Burn Baby Burn in Generation X #86 [Spoilers]

X-Men: Bland Design – Burn, Baby, Burn in Generation X #86 [Spoilers]

You can see read every X-Men: Bland Design column going back to the very beginning (which was last week) at this link.Next up is Generation X #86...Generation X #86 Writer: Christina Strain Artist: Amilcar Pinna Colorist: Felipe Sobreira Letterer: Clayton Cowles Damage: $3.99Generation X #86 is the second part of the Survival of the Fittest storyline[...]

Generation X Cancelled with Februarys #87 at the End of Current Story Arc

Generation X Cancelled with February's #87 at the End of Current Story Arc

Christina Strain's take on Generation X became better and better to me the more it moved away from the basic premise of the Xavier Institute setting up a class they intended to turf out after they 'graduate'.The series moved away from this and began incorporating the classic Generation X characters more and more, and became[...]

Generation X #8 Review: The Book Finally Finds Its Footing And It Feels Great

Generation X #8 Review: The Book Finally Finds Its Footing, And It Feels Great

Scott Forbes[/caption]Well, guess what...I really enjoyed this issue.Generation X #8 from Marvel Comics by Christina Strain, Amilcar Pinna, Felipe Sobreiro, and VC's Clayton Cowles represents a great jumping-on point to the series It's a fresh start as we see another classic Gen X-er make a return, building on where she was left off in her[...]

Generation X #7 Review: With A Change Of Focus The Series Is Really Improving

Generation X #7 Review: With A Change Of Focus, The Series Is Really Improving

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]As anyone following along with my reviews and discussions of Generation X know, Gen X means a lot to me (it's the comic that got me into comics) and I have not been overly fond of the new Generation X series, which has felt world's apart from the original.However, the last issue marked an[...]

Generation X #6 Review: Things Are Picking Up And Morph Gets Some Character Development

Generation X #6 Review: Things Are Picking Up, And Morph Gets Some Character Development

This vampire phase is so over, Marvel; please, let's move on.[caption id="attachment_710944" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Generation X #6 artwork by Eric Koda and Felipe Sobreiro[/caption]Another element that kind of bugs me is Christina Strain's continues characterisation of Quentin Quire as some kind of spoiled rich kid brat Quire is and has always been a brat, for[...]


Generation X Review &#8211 Not Trying To Cause A Big Sensation

Generation X Review – Not Trying To Cause A Big Sensation

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]You may know from a couple times I may have mentioned it on here, I'm kinda a big fan of Generation X, the classic Scott Lobdell and Chris Bachalo created series that basically got me into comics.And so when as part of ResurrXion, Marvel announced a new Generation X, by Christina Strain and Amilcar[...]

Generation X Reunions In ResurrXion

Generation X Reunions In ResurrXion

[caption id="attachment_617933" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Art by Chris Bachalo[/caption]Yesterday saw a new X-Position chat over at CBR, where the site gets to chat with Marvel, eXclusively, about the X-Men books.This particular instalment is part one in a chat with the X-Editors, Mark Paniccia, Daniel Ketchum and Christina Harrinton, about what we can expect in the upcoming[...]

One In The Chamber &#8211 A Generation X Fans Reaction Across The Decades

One In The Chamber – A Generation X Fan's Reaction Across The Decades

The idea of not yet another superhero team, but rather looking at the mutant kids whose powers aren't exactly 'save the day' kinda powers...that could be cool; that was an intriguing high concept.And reading writer Christina Strain talk about it and the characters in her approved media partner CBR interview, it's hard not to feel[...]