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Hunt for Wolverine: Claws of a Killer #3 cover by Giuseppe Camuncoli, Roberto Poggi, and Dean White

Hunt for Wolverine: Claws of a Killer #3 Review – Not Enough Claws or Killer

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Daken is pinned down by the undead horde, but he finds his way to the warehouse in which Sabretooth and Lady Deathstrike are hiding. The three know this may be their final stand, but Daken has a suspicion that a glowing green device he spotted is responsible for both he zombies and the […]

Top and Bottom 5 Comics, Week of July 4th, 2018: From Hulk to Inhumans

This one is incredibly boring, and that is one of the worst crimes a story can commit.[caption id="attachment_879827" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Weapon X #20 cover by Rahzzah[/caption]2 Weapon X #20On the other end of the spectrum, there is almost nothing redeeming about Weapon X #20 The dialogue is bad, the art is unappealing, and the characters come[...]

Weapon X #20

X-ual Healing: A Bold New Direction for Weapon X #20

Seriously, how do you have the greatest writer in the history of comics on the payroll and just not use him for anything?It’s the way X-Men comics were meant to be read! It’s the column that can only be known as…For more about the column, check out the reboot issue here.WEAPON X #20 GREG PAK & FRED VAN LENTE[...]

Weapon X #20 cover by Rahzzah

Weapon X #20 Review: Dialogue Crashing into a Weakening Tone

However, Warpath objects, and he is working to bring down the Weapon X team before it goes too far out of Logan’s vision.[caption id="attachment_879827" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Weapon X #20 cover by Rahzzah[/caption]I was excited to see Weapon X turn into a villain (or at least anti-hero/mercenary) book with Omega Red joining up and Warpath and[...]

Weapon X-Force Lineup, and Maybe a Death Spoiler, Revealed by Marvel's Jordan White

Consider yourself warned...Marvel's ukulele-wearing, fedora-playing editor X-treme Jordan White revealed the full lineup for Weapon X-Force, the new team taking over the pages of Weapon X in August.What's this??? The full line-up of Weapon X-Force! #XMenMonday pic.twitter.com/p5GPx5todi — Jordan D White (@cracksh0t) June 25, 2018The "fresh start" for Weapon X was first revealed in Marvel's August[...]

Hunt for Wolverine: Claws of a Killer #2 cover by Greg Land and Jason Keith

Hunt for Wolverine: Claws of a Killer #2 Review – Claws vs. Zombies

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Daken is taken by soldiers after being pinned down by zombies. Across town, Sabretooth and Lady Deathstrike are also ambushed by the undead. They fight them off, but Victor is bitten. The wound isn't healing, and he is ready to abandon Deathstrike and Daken to escape. However, escape isn't a readily available option, […]

Marvel Legends Wolverine and Bike 1

Let's Take a Look at the Marvel Legends Wolverine Legendary Riders Set

The Marvel Legends Legendary Riders figure sets have been a hit with collectors so far this year. Ghost Rider was great, and the Black Widow figure in that set is a fine figure as well. The third (and final) set to release this year is Wolverine with a bike. When this one was shown off […]

Domino #3 cover by Greg Land and Frank D'Armata

Domino #3 Review: Unearned Moments Helped by Solid Dialogue

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Domino, hurt and barely conscious, reminisces on the experiments and the people that created her. Upon awaking, she realizes that all her friends, her team, are dead. This pisses Neena off, and she beelines for Topaz with the intent of putting the woman in the ground. Domino #3 continues the book's descent into […]

Weapon X #19 cover by Rahzzah

Weapon X #19 Review: Consistent, Goofy, and Bloody Fun

Back at the jet, Old Man Logan and Warpath are escorting the mutant prisoners out of Russia, but Logan isn’t doing so well.[caption id="attachment_863518" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Weapon X #19 cover by Rahzzah[/caption]Weapon X #19 is a fun comic in a way that many previous issues just haven’t been until this story arc[...]

Weapon X #19

X-ual Healing: The Cutest Comic on the Stands Continues in Weapon X #19

Sworn to sell comics for Marvel executives who feared and hated the fact that Fox owned their movie rights, The Uncanny X-Men suffered great indignities, but with a corporate merger on the way, the X-Men can finally get back to doing what they do best: being objectively the best franchise in comics.Each week, armed with the joy, heartbreak, and[...]

Weapon X #18

X-ual Healing: Sabretooth Makes a Friend in Weapon X #18

Sworn to sell comics for Marvel executives who feared and hated the fact that Fox owned their movie rights, The Uncanny X-Men suffered great indignities but with a corporate merger on the way, the X-Men can finally get back to doing what they do best: being objectively the best franchise in comics.Each week, armed with the joy, heartbreak, and[...]

Weapon X #18 cover by Rahzzah

Weapon X #18 Review: Sabretooth Feeds a Tiger Cub

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Sabretooth, the acting leader of Weapon X, has been taken by Omega Red and is being dragged through the Siberian tundra as rations Warpath, Lady Deathstrike, and Domino continue to battle the mind-controlled mutant prisoners at the gulag Red just escaped Sabretooth thinks he can get through to Omega Red, who is weakened in[...]

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Weapon X-Force, a New Marvel X-Team for 2018; Plus: Someone's Gonna Die!

In the just-released Marvel August solicitations, Weapon X #21 teases the death of at least one team member, with Sabretooth left to save the rest of the team.Warpath and Old Man Logan are named in the solicit, but it's worth noting that Old Man Logan is dealing with his own issues (and potential upcoming death)[...]

X-ual Healing: Sabretooth's in Charge? What Could Possibly Go Wrong in Weapon X #17?

Welcome back to X-ual Healing, the weekly recap column where we obsessively read every X-Men and X-Men-adjacent comic that Marvel publishes, tell you what happens, provide additional context where necessary, and examine whether the comic makes good use of the long and convoluted history of the X-Men by referencing it in a way that’s accessible to[...]

Weapon X #17 cover by Rahzzah

Weapon X #17 Review: Funny Dialogue, Tense Action, and Great Art

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]Team Weapon X is now under the control of Sabretooth Old Man Logan is out of commission, and Victor Creed just might be the best man for the job There are protests from Warpath and Domino, but there’s no time to second guess Reports are coming out of Russia that a mutant gulag holding[...]

X-ual Healing: Sabretooth Reveals His Softer Side in Weapon X #16

If nothing else, we hope you get a few laughs.Now, let's get on with the show...WEAPON X #16 GREG PAK & FRED VAN LENTE (W) • ROLAND BOSCHI & ANDREA SORRENTINO (A) Cover by ERIC CANETE “OLD MAN LOGAN VS SABRETOOTH” CONCLUSION! Savage action as Old Man Logan and Sabretooth fight alone in a containment facility filled with horrific[...]

Weapon H #1 cover by Leinil Yu and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Weapon H #1 Review: Better than it has Any Right to Be

I don’t follow Incredible Hulk or Weapon X that closely, and it was from before my tenure as Bleeding Cool’s Comic Reviews Editor As such, I didn’t feel the responsibility to follow every one of these crossovers to some capacity.In any case, Weapon H #1 itself is surprisingly good despite the premise[...]


X-Men: Bland Design – It's Not a Happy Birthday for Logan in Weapon X #15

But are these comics worth taking out a second mortgage to read?Let's look at Weapon X #15 and find out...WEAPON X #15 GREG PAK & FRED VAN LENTE (W) ROLAND BOSCHI (A) Cover by ERIC CANETE OLD MAN LOGAN marv SABRETOOTH Part 1 HAPPY BIRTHDAY, OLD MAN LOGAN! • It’s a surprise party for Old Man Logan — and the only thing[...]

Amazing Spider-Man Annual #42 cover by Alex Ross

Comic Book Wins and Losses for the Week of February 14th 2018: Sorcerer Supreme Indeed

It's an all-around delightful read, and it made me glad I've stuck to "Milk Wars."[caption id="attachment_795509" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Weapon X #14 cover by David Nakayama[/caption]Loss: Weapon X #14's Endless Fight SequenceHave you ever watched a film and thought, "Man, if this were rated 'R,' it might be worth while?" Weapon X #14 is the comic equivalent of[...]