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Generation X Cancelled with February's #87 at the End of Current Story Arc

Marvel's March 2018 solicits are revealing an awful lot of things for what readers can expect, and there are a huge amount of changes taking place in the lineup of titles at the publisher. It would seem from its complete lack of appearance in the March 2018 solicits, Generation X is cancelled after February's 87th […]

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Generation X #8 Review: The Book Finally Finds Its Footing, And It Feels Great

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Here we are again, another month, another issue of Generation X. And I'm sure many of you might be wondering, will this be another month of Joe bemoaning how the series holds little in common with the original series beyond a name and seems counter to the spirit of what the X-Men are […]

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Generation X #7 Review: With A Change Of Focus, The Series Is Really Improving

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] As anyone following along with my reviews and discussions of Generation X know, Gen X means a lot to me (it's the comic that got me into comics) and I have not been overly fond of the new Generation X series, which has felt world's apart from the original. However, the last issue […]

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Generation X #6 Review: Things Are Picking Up, And Morph Gets Some Character Development

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Generation X #6 is the latest issue of the series that, as you may know, I have had some problems with since ResurrXion I adored the original Generation X, but this volume was just not scratching the same itch for me.However, Generation X #6....well, I actually really enjoyed it.[caption id="attachment_710940" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Generation X[...]


Iceman #5 Review: The Icebreaker Becomes A Heartbreaker

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Iceman has hit its stride now; this much is obvious. The last few issues have been powerful, fun, incredibly deep, and full of heart — none more so than the new Iceman #5. Iceman #5 picks up where the last issue left off, with Bobby Drake having finally come out to his parents. […]

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Generation X #4 Review – Elements Of Promise, But Still Not Winning Me Over

We were promised that the return of Generation X as part of ResurrXion would give readers the nostalgia for fond memories of comics past when they fell in love with the world of X As someone who missed Generation X, the feel of the series and the characters.[caption id="attachment_681514" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Generation X #4 cover[...]

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X-Men Gold #7 Review: A Very '90s Feel, And Great Tie-In Comic

It's doing what seems to have been the goal of ResurrXion: bringing nostalgia while still moving forward.Another way it does this is the use of characters outside the usual team, as we see Anole, Rockslide, and Dust used in significant scenes and supporting roles It always makes for greater, more immersive X-Men stories when you can[...]

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Generation X Review – Not Trying To Cause A Big Sensation

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]You may know from a couple times I may have mentioned it on here, I'm kinda a big fan of Generation X, the classic Scott Lobdell and Chris Bachalo created series that basically got me into comics.And so when as part of ResurrXion, Marvel announced a new Generation X, by Christina Strain and Amilcar[...]

Stay Cool! Marvel Shares An Iceman Preview

[caption id="attachment_650896" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cover by Kevin Wada[/caption]We've been promised a brand new, first-time ongoing for Iceman as part of Marvel's ResurrXion plans since the very start, and we are now edging ever closer to Sina Grace and Alessandro Vitti's new series hitting the shelves One featuring a gay male protagonist, no less.So far, most[...]

So Why Is Black Bolt In Prison? Royals #2 Reveals All!

Whilst we've known since the early days of ResurrXion marketing that Black Bolt would see the titular character in an intergalactic prison, the reason for his incarceration was unclear And no, he's not a Nazi.Similarly, it may have left readers wondering where Black Bolt's series, by Saladin Ahmed and Christian Ward, fits in with Royals[...]

Mindless Speculation – Readjusting The Astonishing X-Men Villain Theory

A while back, when news broke about the new Astonishing X-Men series from Charles Soule and a rotating cavalcade of various artists, I posited a theory as to just who the big bad of the series would be. I had assumed Cassandra Nova, a character whose first major action against mutant-kind involved genocide of the […]

A Good But Tame Start: Weapon X #1 Review

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_587177" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cover by Greg Land, Jay Leisten and Frank D'Armata[/caption]Continuing the ResurrXion X-Men relaunch, we have Weapon X from Greg Pak, Greg Land, Jay Leisten and Frank D'Armata I'm generally not overall a fan of the darker, 'team of killers' X-books, but there have been some exceptions[...]

At Least There's No Thinly Veiled Hate Speech in This One: X-Men Blue#1 Review

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_600250" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cover by Art Adams & Peter Steigerwald[/caption]Well, after the week since the release of X-Men Gold #1 and the controversy that the book and big ResurrXion relaunch found itself mired in, it's easy to see how the other books part of this relaunch could find themselves lost in the kerfuffle.It[...]

The Past Is Prologue: X-Men Gold #1 Review

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_600251" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cover Art by Ardian Syaf, Jay Leisten & Laura Martin[/caption]Last week may have been the primer, but this week the ResurrXion truly begins ResurrXion is definitely an apt title, given this issues preoccupation about old being new again, and not to mention what seems to be several literal character resurrections[...]

The X-Men Return To Hope: X-Men Prime Review

[rwp-review-recap id="0"][caption id="attachment_630107" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cover by Ardian Syaf[/caption]With both the X-Men and Inhuman parts of the Marvel Universe coming into ResurrXion after the dark times (for the mutants at least) of Inhumans vs X-Men, Marvel's decision to prime the audience for what's to come with the aptly named Prime issues for both parties seemed[...]

[SPOILERS] And The Winner Is…No One – IvX#6 Review

Yeah, that's it.)Anyway, IvX#6, written by Charles Soule and Jeff Lemire with art by Leinil Francis Yu, Gerry Alanguilan and David Curiel ended today, closing what has been a frankly tedious and unmemorable chapter of X-Men history and the end of the first step in Marvel's hard push to make Inhumans a thing.This event promised[...]