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Second Krakoan Age Of X-Men Announced - Destiny Of X Titles
Presumably written by SWORD's Al Ewing. I am sure we will learn more at the appropriate juncture. Destiny Of X Look for more with the final issue of S.W.O.R.D #11 published tomorrow. Rising out of the ashes of INFERNO and emerging out of the vital time-travelling mission in X LIVES OF WOLVERINE/X DEATHS OF WOLVERINE comes The Second Krakoan Age of[...]
Cover image for SWORD #11
SWORD comes to its conclusion in this preview of SWORD #11, in stores on Wednesday from Marvel Comics Check out the preview below. SWORD #11 MARVEL COMICS OCT210875 OCT210876 – SWORD #11 RENAUD VAR – $3.99 (W) Al Ewing (A) Jacopo Camagni (CA) Stefano Caselli THE FINAL FRONTIER? Sword Station One is crashing to Earth The Lethal Legion is poised to destroy[...]
The Mutant Rules of Krakoa In Today’s X-Men Comics (Spoilers)
There's even a sign, however inappropriate it might be. Little bit on the nose? While "Murder no man" is the issue in X-Men: Green #12. Though Nature Girl seeks to add a little nuance to that. And in SWORD #8 on Arakko – Mars renamed for the new mutant nation… …it seems to extend to murder no alien. Though Nature Girl[...]
Cover image for SWORD #10
What did you click on, Steve?! What did you do?! Anyway, the show must go on, amirite? This brief preview of SWORD #10 shows Storm attempting to engage in diplomacy as the ruler of Arakko It goes about like you'd expect Check out the preview below. SWORD #10 SEP210929 (W) Al Ewing (A) Jacopo Camagni (CA) Stefano Caselli STATION[...]
Cover image for SWORD #9
Next up is a preview of SWORD #9, in stores on Wednesday from Marvel Comics Planet Arakko has some important visitors arriving in this preview: Empress Xandra and the Imperial Guard! But Storm isn't there to greet them because the mutants of Arrako keep challenging her right to lead them What, have none of them[...]
No Excalibur or S.W.O.R.D. in Marvel's January Soliciations
#11 AL EWING (W) • JACOPO CAMAGNI (A) Cover by STEFANO CASELLI Variant Cover by Paul Renaud THE FINAL FRONTIER? Sword Station One is crashing to Earth The Lethal Legion is poised to destroy the diplomatic zone Abigail Brand is ready to make her move But how far ahead did she plan? How many losses will she accept? And[...]
Today's X-Books Remember When Storm Beat Cyclops Without Powers
#8, Storm has her own fight going on, on the planet Arakko as her regency is challenged by Tarn The Uncaring of the Arakko Great Ring Council, a mutant who can edit his opponent's DNA in mid-fight. Storm in SWORD #8 Who takes her powers away, and transforms her in the process But as we all remember,[...]
Cover image for WOLVERINE #16
Wolverine #16 and SWORD #8 are both in stores from Marvel Comics on Wednesday, and in honor of Wolverine's double-endowment (and because Marvel stingily only gave us a total of four actual preview pages for both books), we figured we'd combine them both here in a double feature preview so that, like Cyclops, you can[...]
Cover image for SWORD #7
In this preview of SWORD #7, in stores on Wednesday from Marvel Comics, Storm repays the favor, treating Doom to some fine dining on Planet Arakko You would think this would be a fine time for revenge, but instead, Ororo serves up a delicious meal, while Doctor Doom serves up compliment after compliment Is this[...]
Hellfire Gala Timeline Adding Wolverine, SWORD, Way Of X, Pride, GOTG
We have continued to take timestamps and tried to line the events up from this week and last into one Hellfire Gala timeline… with Planet Size-X-Men, it just ramped up a gear, and with today's SWORD #6 it did the same, not once but twice We looked at the impacts of the comic books here, but[...]
What's Up With Wanda Maximoff, The Scarlet Witch, At Marvel? (Spoilers)
We already looked at some of the big news breaking in today's SWORD #6 regarding the future of the Marvel Universe, and the effects that Krakoa and Arakko will have on every Marvel Comics title from the street-level to the super-cosmic But that's not the only issue up for grabs today – there is also[...]
Hellfire Gala Timeline Adding Wolverine, SWORD, Way Of X, Pride, GOTG
Today, the Marvel Universe sees the publication of SWORD #6, following on from last week's Planet-Size X-Men, and is another of what the X-Men line calls a "red book" – a title you pretty much have to read if you are following the Krakoan storyline more widely Previous examples in recent weeks were Marauders #20[...]
Cover image for SWORD #6 GALA
SWORD #6 is in stores from Marvel Comics on Wednesday, continuing the Hellfire Gala crossover event, in which Marvel stretches a single night across twelve separate comic books in an attempt to suck their gullible readers dry of all their money It's an amazing feat, to be sure, but not nearly as amazing as watching[...]
Marvel Comics Full Solicits & Solicitations For August 2021
Because Marvel's August solicitations are missing Excalibur, New Mutants and SWORD from the line-up While Children Of The Atom is looking a little peaky. No Excalibur, New Mutants or SWORD in August From Marvel Comics CHILDREN OF THE ATOM #6 VITA AYALA (W) • Paco Medina (A) • Cover by R.B SILVA Variant Cover by BERNARD CHANG NO ONE LIKES[...]