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Mahmud Asrar Returns to X-Men Takes Over From Leinil Yu

Mahmud Asrar Returns to X-Men, Takes Over From Leinil Yu

Silva, one by Matteo Buffagni and one by Mahmud Asrar, where he replaced the solicited RB Silva (see art below) But it looks as if Asrar may have more of an ongoing role.Last month Mahmud tweeted out "I’m working slower than I’d like to but I think I’m putting out my better X-Men pages to[...]

Marvel Gives Dave Cockrum a Wraparound Plus More Uncanny X-Men #1 Ch-Ch-Changes

Marvel Gives Dave Cockrum a Wraparound, Plus More Uncanny X-Men #1 Ch-Ch-Changes

You would think a dozen-person creative team would be enough to handle the relaunch of a classic comic book franchise, but Marvel feels that a little extra was needed, it seems. Uncanny X-Men #1 will now officially feature interior art by Mark Bagley and Mirko Cloak, in addition to the interior art it was already going[...]

Heres Another Page of Mahmud Asrars Art for Uncanny X-Men

Here's Another Page of Mahmud Asrar's Art for Uncanny X-Men

November also sees the long-awaited relaunch of Uncanny X-Men by the all-star creative team ofEd Brisson, Kelly Thompson, Matthew Rosenberg, Mahmud Asrar, R.B Silva, Yildiray Cinar, and Pere Pérez We've already seen a few pages of unlettered art from Uncanny X-Men #1 and #2, and in our zeal for this series, we even lettered a few of[...]

Mahmud Asrars Original Design for Caucasian Psylocke

Mahmud Asrar's Original Design for Caucasian Psylocke

But despite Psylocke's considerable psychic powers, it was from the mind of X-Men Red artist Mahmud Asrar from which sprung the design for Psylocke's new duds.X-Editor Jordan White posted the original drawing on Twitter:Oh--and one more thing! Here's the original design for Psylocke's new costume, drawn up by @MahmudAsrar! #XMenMonday pic.twitter.com/yUdF5u2F9J — Jordan D[...]

Hither Came Jason Aaron and Mahmud Asrar to Bring Us Marvels Conan the Barbarian #1

Hither Came Jason Aaron and Mahmud Asrar to Bring Us Marvel's Conan the Barbarian #1

Conan The Barbarian #1 will launch with gigantic melancholies and gigantic mirth in January from the creative team of writer Jason Aaron, artist Mahmud Asrar, colorist Matt Wilson, and cover artist Esad Ribic.For Aaron, whose beard might cause him to be mistaken for an actual barbarian, it's the ultimate dream job. I've literally been preparing for[...]

X-Men Red #5 Review: Weaponizing the Truth

X-Men Red #5 Review: Weaponizing the Truth

It’s less of a battle than a desperate attempt to get people to understand.[caption id="attachment_863144" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Men Red #5 art by Mahmud Asrar and Rain Beredo[/caption]Mahmud Asrar’s artwork continues to be a large point in this comic’s favor, as its mixture of realism and stylized details make for a moody comic[...]

X-Men Red #4 Review: The Rise of Ab-Lantis

X-Men Red #4 Review: The Rise of Ab-Lantis

If they survive this encounter, they will need to free Storm, discover how she is being controlled, and stop further attacks from falling upon Wakanda.[caption id="attachment_847179" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Men Red #4 cover by Travis Charest[/caption]Tom Taylor and Mahmud Asrar deliver another compelling issue of X-Men Red with the comic’s fourth installment[...]

eBay Gets its Own Avengers #1 Variant Cover by Mahmud Asrar Opens All-Avengers Online Store

eBay Gets its Own Avengers #1 Variant Cover by Mahmud Asrar, Opens All-Avengers Online Store

A press release divulged the details this afternoon.The cover, by artist Mahmud Asrar, was commissioned by online comic book mega-retailer MyComicShop (where we personally buy all our back issues), which touts its own collection of Avengers and Marvel memorabilia as "a world-class Vintage Avengers and Marvel Universe Comic Collection valued at over $250,000 This specially[...]

X-Men Red #3 Review: Socialized Hatred and Tiki Torches

X-Men Red #3 Review: Socialized Hatred and Tiki Torches

The mystery behind the mutants and the rallying of the hate mob is topical, to put it lightly, and the hate mob which Gambit encounters is reminiscent of a certain awful event in Virginia from late last year.[caption id="attachment_828182" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Men: Red #3 art by Mahmud Asrar and Ive Svorcina[/caption]Mahmud Asrar’s artwork continues to[...]

Comics for Your Pull Box April 11th 2018: Domino and Exiles Finally Begin

Comics for Your Pull Box April 11th, 2018: Domino and Exiles Finally Begin!

That decision may yet tear what is left of the universe apart. Donny Cates and Geoff Shaw have done some incredible things with Thanos, and I'm excited to see how it ends.[caption id="attachment_826348" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Men: Red #3 cover by Travis Charest[/caption]X-Men: Red #3For anyone wondering, in the current Marvel X-Men title landscape, X-Men: Red is my pick. Tom Taylor and Mahmud Asrar have killed it with the[...]

Comic Book Wins and Losses Week of March 7th 2018: Oblivion Song and Venom Revisited

Comic Book Wins and Losses, Week of March 7th, 2018: Oblivion Song and Venom Revisited

It kills any sense of pacing and tension that the decent plotting and good artwork could hope to provide.[caption id="attachment_805377" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Men: Red #2 cover by Travis Charest[/caption]Win: X-Men Red is Still Great with #2My hopes that we finally have another good mainline X-Men title remain high with the second installment of X-Men: Red by Tom Taylor and Mahmud[...]

X-Men Red #2 Review: Holding on to Hope as the Quality Remains High

X-Men Red #2 Review: Holding on to Hope as the Quality Remains High

It’s not particularly good or particularly bad.[caption id="attachment_807308" align="aligncenter" width="600"] X-Men Red #2 art by Mahmud Asrar and Ive Svorcina[/caption]Mahmud Asrar’s artwork continues to hold together well It’s a solid mixture of realistic detailing and emphasized details to distinguish the characters Gabby is the right mixture of cute and muscular, so adorable and ready-for-action is[...]

Comics for Your Pull Box March 7th 2018: Green Hornet #1 Ghostbusters Annual and More

Comics for Your Pull Box, March 7th, 2018: Green Hornet #1, Ghostbusters Annual, and More

Here's hoping that Tom Taylor and Mahmud Asrar can hold this series together.[caption id="attachment_805378" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Tick #3 cover by Duane Redhead[/caption]Tick #3The Tick has learned some startling things about his own past, and now he must decide what that means for his future I'm always willing to stump for the lovable big blue bug[...]

Improbable Previews: Fearing the Impending Reboot in X-Men Red #2

Improbable Previews: Fearing the Impending Reboot in X-Men Red #2

We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy, but we can guarantee that it’s more fun than looking at the unlettered art.In this issue of Improbable Previews, Marvel tried to slip this unlettered preview of X-Men Red #2 past us in a CBR interview, but we found it, and we've lettered it! X-Men Red #2, by Tom Taylor, Mahmud[...]

X-Men: Bland Design &#8211 The Promise of a New Beginning in X-Men Red #1

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: Red #1 Review: Big Ideas and Hope for the Future

X-Men: Red #1 Review: Big Ideas and Hope for the Future

After this, we are taken back months prior to a baby manifesting a superpowered scream that attracts Wolverine, Honey Badger, and Jean Grey to the scene.After this, Jean Grey decides to do something dramatic: she wants to speak on behalf of mutants at the UN, and she recruits the support of Wakanda, Atlantis, and her[...]

Marvel Shocker: Nightcrawler Grows a Beard in Travis Charest Cover to X-Men: Red #2 Plus: Gambit

Marvel Shocker: Nightcrawler Grows a Beard in Travis Charest Cover to X-Men: Red #2, Plus: Gambit?!

Revealed by X-Editor Mark Paniccia on Twitter, the Nightcrawler appears to be taking a cue from Chris Evans in the Avengers: Infinity War trailer (and defying Henry Cavill's anti-facial hair Justice League stance) by growing a formidable beard.https://twitter.com/MarkPaniccia/status/942826012613709826The cover led to speculation on how Nightcrawler, whose body is covered in blur fur, is even able[...]


Gabby And Nightcrawler Join Marvels X-Men Red Cast

Gabby And Nightcrawler Join Marvel's X-Men Red Cast

The third ongoing core X-Men team book was revealed last Thursday, to be written by Tom Taylor with art by Mahmud Asrar and covers by Travis Charest In the series, Jean Grey leads a new team of X-Men in a story that will feature “new uniforms, a new team headquarters, and exciting new characters,” as well as “dynamic hero moments, great[...]

Namor And Gentle Join The Cast Of Marvels X-Men Red

Namor And Gentle Join The Cast Of Marvel's X-Men Red

The third ongoing core X-Men team book was revealed last Thursday, to be written by Tom Taylor with art by Mahmud Asrar and covers by Travis Charest In the series, Jean Grey leads a new team of X-Men in a story that will feature “new uniforms, a new team headquarters, and exciting new characters,” as well as “dynamic hero moments, great[...]