The Astonishing X-Men must deal with the possible return of Professor Xavier from the Astral Plane as well as the loss of Fantomex in the process. Does this drama make for a good read?
It should have intrigued me for what's to come, but it feels more like just having a splinter pulled out. It may not be completely over, but the next issue seems like it will likely be the clean-up portion along with finally acknowledging how this team will exactly function with the likes of Mystique, Gambit, and[...]
The Astonishing X-Men continue their struggle against the Shadow King as Xavier makes himself known to his former students. But is it a good read?
Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]
Archangel, Bishop, and Psylocke attempt to hold the former Wolverine off On top of that, the Xavier from the Astral Plane has made contact with Psylocke and attempts to convince her that he is one her side. Back in the Astral Plane, the pairing of Fantomex and Mystique along with the couple of Rogue and Gambit[...]
Psylocke gets a much needed update, and a mohawk Storm is always a good thing The lighting effects that are included with Storm are going to put that one over the edge The yellow suit Wolverine was also a much-requested figure, even though it means every wave of mutant-related figures has had a version of[...]
Veteran artist Ed McGuinness joins this continuation of the Astonishing X-Men saga, as Old Man Logan is close to finding the Shadow King. Is it good?
Meanwhile, Psylocke, Archangel, and Bishop are in the outside world attempting to protect the bodies of their comrades The UK government isn't too happy about the impromptu attack from a Shadow King-controlled Psylocke which the X-Men just halted They are concerned about what the mutants could do next and if they should launch a strike[...]
[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Continuing her quest to master her telekinetic abilities, Jean Grey seeks out the tutelage of Psylocke, one of the X-Men's most skilled TK warriors However, they run into trouble in learning what is the best way Jean learns They try meditation, chaos, and conflict, with the last being the most effective. Psylocke decides having Jean[...]
Eventually, this phenomenon reaches the X-Man, Psylocke, and, in her pain, she sends out a psychic signal to her former comrades It's received by Bishop, Logan, Rogue, Angel, Gambit (his is working with Fantomex), and Beast The team converges on Psylocke, finding her in a mindless rampage in London, having conjured a massive telekinetic moth[...]
PSYLOCKE, OLD MAN LOGAN, BISHOP, ARCHANGEL, FANTOMEX, ROGUE and GAMBIT will attempt to save a world that hates and fears them Why? BECAUSE THEY ARE THE X-MEN. From blockbuster writer CHARLES SOULE and joined by a roster of superstar artists beginning with JIM CHEUNG ASTONISHING X-MEN It's the X-book you need. 32 PGS./Rated T+ …$4.99 Well, 'an ancient[...]
X-Men, which you can see my review of here) Charles Soule, the press release includes this tantalising tidbit. Old Man Logan, Archangel, Mystique, Rogue, Gambit, Bishop,Psylocke and Fantomex Together, they are the Astonishing X-Men But what brings this eclectic collection of heroes together? A familiar menace has once again reared its ugly head – reborn, renewed[...]
July X-Force Comic To Be Written By Charles Soule, Called Astonishing X-Men, Feature Fantomex, Bishop
"So, you'll never know exactly where it's going to go next – but the structure is built in such a way that almost anything from the long, incredible history of the X-Men can pop up." Here's the description of the book from Marvel: Old Man Logan, Archangel, Mystique, Rogue, Gambit, Psylocke and Fantomex Together, they are the[...]
They will also be joined by fan-favourite psychic ninja Psylocke. We're promised that the final reveal will be tomorrow, whether that will just be a reveal of the last two characters (Cable and Deadpool) or also a reveal of what this book actually is remains to be seen I guess we'll find out tomorrow. It's also worth[...]
Writer Greg Pak has raised an excellent point on twitter in response to the #MuslimBan, the controversial Executive Order from President Donald Trump that