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Infinity Wars #3 cover by Mike Deodato Jr. and Rain Beredo

Infinity Wars #3 Review: What if Captain America but Also Doctor Strange?

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Loki and Flowa arrive in the aftermath of the bloodbath perpetrated by Gamora on Earth. The Avengers and the Guardians of the Galaxy have been dispatched with ease by Gamora armed with the Infinity Stones. She is ready to slay Loki, but, in true Trickster God fashion, Loki Laufeyson talks his way out […]

Avengers #7 cover by Geoff Shaw and Jason Keith

The Avengers #7 Review: Riding the Flaming Woolly Mammoth

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Long ago, there was a cave boy who lived with a pack of his kind. However, he was the only one in his pack that could speak or think clearly. One day, a large man with white hair arrived and carved his way to the top of the pack. He could think and […]

Immortal Hulk #5 cover by Alex Ross

The Immortal Hulk #5 Review: A Beautifully Dark Deathmatch

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Walter Langkowski is gone. Sasquatch is in his place. The monster tears through the hospital, and Bruce Banner knows he must be stopped. He tries to talk Sasquatch down, but the beast wants to talk to another beast. Sasquatch wants the Hulk, and the Hulk comes for him. A massive fight ensues and […]

X-Men: Gold #35 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men: Gold #35 Review: A Perfectly Average Comic

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Storm is swarmed by Uovu and the villagers whom he's resurrected. Ororo is forced to fight off her birth parents and all those under Uovu's thrall. Meanwhile, the X-Men fight the X-Cutioner halfway around the world. Stormcaster finds them and opens a portal to Storm and Uovu, providing Ororo with reinforcements. But, is […]

Old Man Logan Annual #1 cover by Shane Davis, Michelle Delecki, and Val Staples

Old Man Logan Annual #1 Review: Regret of the Punisher

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] In the far future, a group calling themselves the Punishers run into a shantytown, burn it down, kill all the men, and steal all the children. Old Man Logan follow and finds the aftermath. A woman tells him what happened and follows the trail of the Punishers until they return to their stronghold. […]

Moon Knight #198 cover by Becky Cloonan

Moon Knight #198 Review: Marc vs. a Rabid Dolphin

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Moon Knight has been kidnapped by Ernst, a Nazi sadist who runs a cult. Ernst's cult is putting Marc Spector through a series of trials to induct Marc into the cult. These include fighting a rabid dolphin, torturing a torturer, and a combat trial. This takes place over a series of weeks, leaving […]

X-23 #3 cover by Mike Choi and Jesus Aburtov

X-23 #3 Review: Not Enough Gabby, but Some Solid Action

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Gabby has been kidnapped by the Stepford Cuckoos. Laura is on their trail, but the Cuckoos are masters of mental manipulation. X-23 can't be sure whether she can trust her senses. However, Laura is tenacious and will do anything necessary to see her sister again. She also needs to find the geneticist they […]

X-Men: Red #7 cover by Jenny Frisson

X-Men Red #7 Review: Abominations in the Sea, Sentinels in the Sky

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Atlantis is under attack by Cassandra Nova. She has sent Kid Abomination to destroy the city until he drowns. Jean Grey, Storm, Gentle, and Namor are on the scene to respond. Above the Atlantic, Trinary, Wolverine, Gabby, Nightcrawler, and Gambit are in the process of stealing the phone of the deceased British ambassador. […]

X-Men: Gold #34 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men Gold #34 Review: When the Story Moves Too Fast for Its Own Good

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Storm reflects on the day she lost her parents as she processes their resurrection. Uovu, a god who has suddenly appeared in the village in which Ororo was raised, has brought Storm's parents back to her somehow. As happy as Ororo is, she can't leave Uovu uninvestigated, and she searches his compound. Back […]

Avengers #6 cover by Ed McGuinness, Mark Morales, and David Curiel

The Avengers #6 Review: Not All it Could be But Still a Joyous Read

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Thor and She-Hulk are Celestial-sized, the Ghost Rider has taken over the body of the dead Celestial, and Iron Man has unleashed an armor to match them all for size. Captain America, Captain Marvel, and Black Panther are battling the Horde on the ground, and Doctor Strange is shutting down Loki. It looks […]

X-Men: Bland Design – Deadpool Guest-Stars in All-New Wolverine #31

But if that sounds like too little Deadpool for you, fear not! Deadpool also shows up in this week's issue of...All-New Wolverine #31 Writer: Tom Taylor Artist: Marco Failla Colorist: Nolan Woodard Letterer: Cory Petit Cover: David LopezWe're kicking off a new story arc in All-New Wolverine, ahead of the upcoming Old Woman Laura storyline which could be the book's[...]

X-Men: Bland Design – The Generic Origin of Lydia Nance Revealed in X-Men Gold #22

We might as well get it over with and recap X-Men Gold...X-Men Gold #22 Writer: Marc Guggenheim Penciler: Diego Bernard Inker: JP Mayer Colorists: Arif Prianto and Java Tartaglia Letterer: Cory Petit Cover: Dan Mora and Juan FernandezIt's time for the most boring of all the X-Books, X-Men Gold We've discussed at length why this book is so bad[...]

X-Men: Bland Design – Sad Wolverine is Sad in Old Man Logan #35

We make no promises about the use of your time, however.On stands this week are Weapon X #14, X-Men Blue #21, Despicable Deadpool #294, Cable #154, and Old Man Logan #35.Old Man Logan #35 Writer: Ed Brisson Artist: Ibraim Roberson Colorist: Carlos Lopez Letterer: Cory Petit Cover: Mike Deodato Jr and Frank MartinThis is the second part of Moon over[...]

X-Men: Bland Design – The Promise of a New Beginning in X-Men Red #1

We've been waiting to read it since it was first announced, so it's time to finally find out what's going on in X-Men Red #1!X-Men Red #1 Writer: Tom Taylor Artist: Mahmud Asrar Colorist: Ive Svorcina Letterer: Cory Petit Cover: Travis CharestX-Men Red #1 is the new, third ongoing X-book featuring a team led by Jean Grey and spinning out of[...]

X-Men: Bland Design – A New Status Quo Emerges in X-Men Gold #21

Let's see what's happening in X-Men Gold.X-Men Gold #21 Writer: Marc Guggenheim Penciller: Diego Bernard Inker: JP Mayer Colorist: Arif Prianto Letterer: Cory Petit Cover: Mike Deodato Jr and Nolan WoodardWe were pretty hard on the previous issue of X-Men Gold, which saw Kitty propose to Peter in a moment that should have been highly emotional, but fell flat due to[...]

X-Men: Bland Design – Wolverine is Getting Too Old for This @#$% in Old Man Logan #34

We make no promises about the use of your time, however.This week we’ve got Phoenix Resurrection #5, All-New Wolverine #30, Despicable Deadpool #293, Old Man Logan #34, and Jean Grey #11. Let's have a look at Old Man Logan...Old Man Logan #34 Writer: Ed Brisson Artist: Ibraim Roberson Colorist: Carlos Lopez Letterer: Cory PetitPreviously, Logan traveled to Japan where his ex-girlfriend Mariko, newly raised from the dead[...]

All-New Wolverine #30

X-Men: Bland Design – Laura Captain Americas in All-New Wolverine #30

We make no promises about the use of your time, however.This week we’ve got Phoenix Resurrection #5, All-New Wolverine #30, Despicable Deadpool #293, Old Man Logan #34, and Jean Grey #11. Let's check out All-New Wolverine...All-New Wolverine #30 Writer: Tom Taylor Artist: Juann Cabal Colorist: Nolan Woodard Letterer: Cory PetitIn the previous issue of All-New Wolverine, Daken allowed himself to be killed by the Orphans[...]

X-Men: Bland Design – That's One Way to Smuggle a Cell Phone in All-New Wolverine #29

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 All-New Wolverine #29...All-New Wolverine #29 Writer: Tom Taylor Artist: Juann Cabal Colorist: Nolan Woodard Letterer: Cory Petit Damage: $3.99This is Part 5 of the Orphans of X storyline, so here's what you need to know[...]

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X-Men: Bland Design – Wolverine's Past Comes Back to Haunt Him in Old Man Logan #33

That's the whole point.Now let's get down to business...Old Man Logan #33 Writer: Ed Brisson Artist: Mike Deodato Jr. Colorist: Frank Martin Letterer: Cory Petit Damage: $3.99We're joining a storyline in progress here In the story so far, Logan has traveled to Japan where he's discovered that Clan Yashida is developing a healing factor drug called Regenix[...]