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Is Professor X A War Criminal (Hellions Juggernaut X-Factor)

Is Professor X A War Criminal? (Hellions, Juggernaut, X-Factor)

Today sees the publication of three X-Men comic books, Hellions #8, X-Factor #6 and Juggernaut #5 – the latter seems a little retrofitted into the Krakoan comic books, but we'll go with it. After all, it ends with Professor X and Krakoa taking in a new citizen. Even though, apparently, she won;t be allowed to […]

What Will The Reign Of X-Men Bring Vote Vote Vote&#8230

What Will The Reign Of X-Men Bring? Vote, Vote, Vote…

Thanks for this Reign Of X-Men visual breakdown from Bleeding Cool reader, Young Marteen, a look at the recent Reign Of X teaser for the Jonathan Hickman-showrun X-Men comic books from Marvel, in the light of a few things we have now been made aware of From a new mutant religion to the Hellfire Gala[...]

Democracy Comes To Krakoa (X-Men #16 Spoilers)

Democracy Comes To Krakoa? (X-Men #16 Spoilers)

Rated T+In Shops: Dec 30, 2020 SRP: $3.99X-MEN #16 MARVEL COMICS OCT200571 (W) Jonathan Hickman (A) Phil Noto (CA) Leinil Francis Yu X OF SWORDS FALL OUT ! The Captain Commander of Krakoa made a fateful decision There's no going back Rated T+ In Shops: Dec 30, 2020 SRP: $3.99 As we teased yesterday, it seems that democracy may be[...]

The Big Summer 2021 X-Men Event &#8211 With The Hellfire Gala (Spoilers)

The Big Summer 2021 X-Men Event – With The Hellfire Gala? (Spoilers)

But it involves recent mention of the Hellfire Gala.[caption id="attachment_1310258" align="aligncenter" width="350"] Spoiler sign[/caption] In Marauders #7, Emma Frost tells Callisto that Jumbo Carnation has suggested they have a Hellfire Gala, whatever that would be.[caption id="attachment_1315773" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Marvel[/caption]In Marauders #9,  the human secret services' X-Desk notes that Emma Frost has now registered the domain for[...]

Jonathan Hickman Nick Dragottas East Of West Gets Last HC Reprint

Jonathan Hickman, Nick Dragotta's East Of West Gets Last HC Reprint

East of West was a comic book series created by Jonathan Hickman and Nick Dragotta, a science fiction Western set in a dystopian version of the United States whose fate rests with the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse Image Comics published it between March 2013 and its conclusion in December 2019 With Hickman's run on[...]

Jonathan Hickman On X-Corp Moira and the Hellfire Gala &#8211 Marvel MIA

Jonathan Hickman On X-Corp, Moira and the Hellfire Gala – Marvel MIA?

Possibly with Leah Williams or Vita Ayala as writer.This followed the word of a new Wolverine title as part of the second wave of Dawn Of X books from Marvel, showrun by Jonathan Hickman, as well as Moira MacTaggert meant to be getting her own book.The other week, Bleeding Cool noted the appearance of Angel[...]

X Of Swords: Destruction #1 Review: Totally Xed Out

X Of Swords: Destruction #1 Review: Totally X'ed Out

No, the script's ideas from Jonathan Hickman and Tini Howard don't give a conclusion that satisfies Saturnyne maintains her aloofness and inscrutability, which does a little to explain her level up in terms of power, but from a story, standpoint makes her endgame a touch overwrought.As big crossovers go, perhaps some of the breakouts from[...]

Si Spurrier Joins The X-Men Comics For Reign Of X

Si Spurrier Joins The X-Men Comics For Reign Of X

Oh and he was also a columnist for Bleeding Cool with his Short And Curlies weekly column.And now, the X-books, with showrunner Jonathan Hickman The image suggests something across a number of X-Men eras, from Wolverine's Madripoor days, ro Maverick, James Jaspers, the Shadow King and bang up to date with Doug Ramsey and his[...]

The X-Men No More X-Men Excalibur X Of Swords Destruction Spoilers

The X-Men No More? X-Men, Excalibur, X Of Swords Destruction Spoilers

The X-Men are no more.It is worth pointing out that this is just what did happen to the X-Men within Marvel when Marvel Chair Ike Perlmutter fell out with Fox Studios, cancelled the Fantastic Four books and "deprioritised" the X-Men, removing them from toys, cartoons, games, statues, reducing the comic book budget and promotion of[...]

Doop And Gwenpool In The Final X Of Swords Battle Spoilers

Doop And Gwenpool In The Final X Of Swords Battle? Spoilers

Rated T+ In Shops: Nov 25, 2020 SRP: $3.99X-MEN #15 XOS MARVEL COMICS SEP200552 (W) Jonathan Hickman (A) Mahmud Asrar (CA) Leinil Francis Yu A great division Bitter victories Bitterer hearts Rated T+In Shops: Nov 25, 2020 SRP: $3.99X OF SWORDS DESTRUCTION #1 MARVEL COMICS SEP200557 (W) Jonathan Hickman, Tini Howard (A/CA) Pepe Larraz The wheel of fortune turns[...]

Will We Get A Captain Britain Spin-Off From X Of Swords (Spoilers)

Will We Get A Captain Britain Spin-Off From X Of Swords? (Spoilers)

Oh and look, Crusader X, Brian Braddock in a world in which Britain is still a global empire, maintaining its American Colonies.You know, I know that SWORD has already got a spin-off book from X Of Swords, is there any chance Marvel might be doing something with Captain Britain and Otherworld beyond issues of Excalibur? Now[...]

Old Woman Wolverine X-Men #18 Goes Back To The Vault

Old Woman Wolverine? X-Men #18 Goes Back To The Vault

He was tapped for the Dawn Of X books by Jonathan Hickman but had other commitments We first met Serafina and the rest of the Children Of The Vault in Carey's run on X-Men over a decade ago, around #188 with Chris Bachalo And they were all up in Sabretooth's grill.With Serafina demonstrating the ability[...]

Wolverine Makes All The Worst Moves In This Weeks X Of Swords Comics

Wolverine Makes All The Worst Moves 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 […]

X-Men #14 Reuses Leinil Yus Art To Give Genesis Version Of Arrako

X-Men #14 Reuses Leinil Yu's Art To Give Genesis Version Of Arrako

That is, of course, if Apocalypse can trust Genesis... X-MEN #14 XOS MARVEL COMICS SEP200535 (W) Jonathan Hickman (A) Mahmud Asrar, Leinil Francis Yu (CA) Alexander Lozano The Lovers A Garden A chasm of secrets.Rated T+In Shops: Nov 04, 2020 SRP: $3.99 Today's X-Men #14 may offer X-Men readers a little deja vu, as the creators take a leaf out of[...]

Mad Jim Jaspers Serves Up A Feast Fit For X-Men &#8211 Marauders #14

Mad Jim Jaspers Serves Up A Feast Fit For X-Men – Marauders #14

After much teasing and twisting, Mad Jim Jaspers – created by Dave Thorpe, Alan Davis and Alan Moore for Marvel UK's Captain Britain comic books almost forty years ago, takes prime position in today's Marauders #14 as… a maître d'? Bleeding Cool has been pretty much obsessed with the return of this character and may […]

Brett Booth Boycotts Over Return To the X-Men in 2021

Brett Booth Boycotts Over Return To the X-Men in 2021?

But it seems that Brett's contribution to the X-Office caught Hickman's eye.I understand it was X-Men showrunner Jonathan Hickman who chose Brett Booth as the new X-Men artist, alongside Mahmad Asrar and taking over from Leinil Yu - Yu and Booth used to draw X-Men comics as a creative partnership back in the day.But the[...]

X Of Swords: Stasis #1 Review: East of West With Mutants

X Of Swords: Stasis #1 Review: East of West With Mutants

JUST … NO. X Of Swords: Stasis #1By Jonathan Hickman, Tini Howard, Pepe Larraz X OF SWORDS, PART 11 A ritual A parliament A game begins.If there was ever any question, it’s settled now: X Of Swords: Stasis #1's scattershot characterization, tone poetry approach to plotting and reliance on a theme over detail confirms that we[...]

X-Mens Sheriff Gia Whitechapel Shares Name With Adult Performer

X-Men's Sheriff Gia Whitechapel, Shares Name With Adult Performer

Did Marvel/Disney not do their usual duty by googling first? Or maybe they did but had SafeSearch still on? Still, it never did Iron Heart any harm. X OF SWORDS STASIS #1 MARVEL COMICS AUG200630 (W) Tini Howard, Jonathan Hickman (A) Mahmud Asrar (A/CA) Pepe Larraz X OF SWORDS, PART 11 A ritual A parliament[...]

Mad Jim Jaspers And The Fury Appear In Todays X Of Swords: Stasis

Mad Jim Jaspers And The Fury Appear In Today's X Of Swords: Stasis

X Of Swords: Stasis #1 by Jonathan Hickman, Tini Howard, Pepe Larraz, Mahmud Asrar, Marte Gracia and Clayton Cowles And it begins with a tour of Otherworld, with an emissary of Saturnyne making her presence known to the Foul and Fair lands Including one of each that Bleeding Cool has been keeping a keen eye[...]

Brett Booth Returns To Marvel With Jonathan Hickmans X-Men #17

Brett Booth Returns To Marvel With Jonathan Hickman's X-Men #17

And X-Men showrunner Jonathan Hickman gets what - and who - he wants for the Dawn Of X comics Hickman has been drawing from all sorts of X-Men history for the current storyline, those that Brett Booth has worked on.And now, for 2021, Brett Booth will be returning to Marvel, taking over from Leinil Yu[...]