excalibur Archives

A Town Called Malice
But today in Excalibur #20, we add another, the psychic possessor, former member of Mister Sinister's The Marauders, Malice. And not just from Generic Britain, but it turns out that Alice McAllister is from one of my old stomping grounds, Doncaster in South Yorkshire Americans, if you are looking for an accent, Kevin Keegan will at[...]
The Latest Preparations For The Hellfire Gala
And that's an upcoming party! Excalibur #20 The Hellfire Gala! And while in Excalibur, Betsy Braddock is dealing with the fact that, now her body has reverted back to factory sessions – and is no longer Asian – all her dresses no longer fit her either. Excalibur #20 The comic books may be playing with and occasionally unpicking all[...]
Mahmud Asrar's cover to Excalibur #20, by Tini Howard and Marcus To, in stores from Marvel Comics on Wednesday, April 7th, 2021.
WWE has two X-Men comics hitting stores this week: Excalibur #20 and Marauders #19 In Excalibur #20, the gang is on the hunt for an invisible threat Who could it be? It'sa obvious whosa tis, isn't it? It'sa right dare inda title! Da Phantom Menance! It'sa Jar Jar Binks! EXCALIBUR #20 FEB210601 (W) Tini Howard (A) Marcus To (CA)[...]
Krakoan X-Men - Cable #9, Excalibur #19
Excalibur #19 takes a couple of fun dives into days of X-Men past The first, is the Otherworld elvish village of Jackdaw's Nest, Jackdaw was Captain Britain's first sidekick, killed off by Alan Moore and Alan Davis when they took over the title way back when But seems to have left a legacy on Otherworld. Excalibur[...]
Marvel Omnibus - Howard The Duck, New Mutants, Excalibur, Mutant Massacre
And then a second volume for Excalibur, including Alan Davis' second run on the title, writing and drawing the series with Joe Madureira guest-starring.  And the Chip Zdarsky and Joe Quinones run on Howard The Duck in one big volume too Here are the details as shared on YouTube. OmnibusWatch: Mutant Massacre Omnibus HC [New[...]
The Phil Noto cover to Cable #9 by Gerry Duggan and Phil Noto, in stores from Marvel Comics on Wednesday, March 24th, 2021
Meanwhile, in the second of our two X-book previews this week, something x-citing is going on in the next issue of Excalibur It looks like one of the multi-dimensional Captain Britains has located our regular-dimensional Captain Britain. EXCALIBUR #19 JAN210632 (W) Tini Howard (A) Marcus To (CA) Mahmud Asrar POISONED BY HER OWN VENOM! She didn't mean anything by it…but[...]
Original Artwork Auction
And there are some real bargains to be had – from early Kingsman art from Dave Gibbons, to Alan Davis' Excalibur, Simone Bianchi's Thor, Jaime Hernandez's Whoa Nellie, to when Kevin Smith wrote Batman drawn by Walt Flanagan, though in the two remaining days they may go a lot higher Still, you have to be[...]
X-Men Krakoa Spoilers
Of course, X-Men #20 seems to return Nimrod to play, and SWORD seems to suggest that Orchis is a running concern. Excalibur #19 The rest of Krakoa is still obsessed with how folk come back from the dead, and if they come back unchanged Excalibur sees issues with the return of Captain Britain Betsy Braddock, with classic[...]
Loki Gets An Omnibus Series
But what of the matching oversized-hardcovers? Well in August, Marauders and Excalibur are the first to get that treatment… Dawn Of X Comics Get Over-Sized Hardcovers – Marauders and Excalibur   MARAUDERS BY GERRY DUGGAN VOL 1 HC WRITTEN BY GERRY DUGGAN PENCILED BY MATTED LOLLI, MICHELE BANDINI, LUCAS WERNECK, MARIO DEL PENNINO & STEFANO CASELLI COVER BY RUSSELL[...]
The cover to Excalibur #16
Ho ho ho! Just one X-book hit stores on December 23rd, Excalibur #16, making this an easy week for ol' Jude Terror, a true X-mas miracle. 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 Still, thanks to a corporate[...]
Almost All The Captain Britains Are Women Now? Excalibur #16 Lays It Out
Excalibur #16 spoilers ahead – but it makes some kind of sense Britain has had a female monarch for the last seventy years, and of the last two hundred years has had a female monarch for one hundred and thirty-three of them We have also had two women prime ministers in the last forty years,[...]
Will We Get A Captain Britain Spin-Off From X Of Swords? (Spoilers)
Today sees the publication of the final chapters of X Of Swords, with X-Men, Excalibur and Destruction And what a rollicking thrill-ride it is, with one final battle that turns into a very big battle indeed, with lots of surprises, new arrivals and a final that feels final but also opens up so many doors[...]
Six Matches Decided In This Week's X Of Swords Comics
Spoilers ahoy for Marauders, Excalibur and Wolverine out today Not big ones, but enough to give the flavour… last week's Marauders #14 ended rather suddenly with Wolverine doing something very bad to Her Royal Whyness, the Omniversal Majestrix, Opal Luna Saturnyne, in an attempt to prevent the tournament between the X-Men champions of Krakoa and[...]
The cover to Juggernaut #2
How about you? Three X-books were released by Marvel last week, two of which tie into X of Swords: Excalibur #13, X-Men #13, and Juggernaut #2. We're nearly halfway through the X of Swords crossover event and I have to say, I'm already feeling pretty burnt out by it It's just, I feel like everything that's[...]