X Of Swords Archives

X-Men #14 Has Genesis Give Her Version Of Summoner's Tales Of Arrako
So this tale of survival, recovery and growth, all under assault, for the people of Arakko… X-Men #12 artwork. Is far more about desperation on Genesis' part and doing anything to survive. X-Men #14 artwork. And the big battle between Genesius and Annihilation that so inspired the current X Of Swords battle? X-Men #12 artwork. With the birth of the Summoners,[...]
Marvel – Is It Time To Reprint The Captain Britain Omnibus?
Do you have the Captain Britain Omnibus? As Bleeding Cool has pointed out, the current X Of Swords event for Marvel is full of references to the classic Dave Thorpe/Alan Davis/Alan Moore run on Captain Britain, published by Marvel UK in the early eighties From Otherworld to Merlin and Roma, to Saturnyne, to Otherworld, to[...]
At least spread some garbage bags out on the floor under her. Do you want to ruin the tile in the Starlight Citadel?
In last week's only chapter of X of Swords, Jonathan Hickman accidentally revealed he has a thing for watersports, X of Swords goes full Star Wars prequels, and we witness the stunning power of a montage! Welcome to X-ual Healing, the column where I buy and read all the X-Men comics Marvel publishes and tell[...]
Thank FOC It's Sunday - 22nd December 2019 -
Because this represents the comic book industry returning to comic book stores en masse… King In Black Vs X Of Swords Destruction – Thank FOC It's Friday Traditionally FOC is the date when retailers have a last chance to amend their advance orders for comic books without penalty A final chance for publishers to promote books while[...]
X Of Swords Stasis #1 Review: East of West With Mutants
If there was ever any question, it's settled now: X Of Swords: Stasis #1's scattershot characterization, tone poetry approach to plotting and reliance on a theme over detail confirms that we are reading different flavors of East of West with mutants. The cover of X Of Swords: Stasis #1 Credit: Marvel When a number of X-Men (and[...]
Jim Jaspers And The Fury In Today's X Of Swords: Stasis
Did Marvel/Disney not do their usual duty by googling first? Or maybe they did but had SafeSearch still on? Still, it never did Iron Heart any harm. X OF SWORDS STASIS #1 MARVEL COMICS AUG200630 (W) Tini Howard, Jonathan Hickman (A) Mahmud Asrar (A/CA) Pepe Larraz X OF SWORDS, PART 11 A ritual A parliament[...]
X Of Swords... Is Not Going To Be Ten Issues Of Sword Fighting?
The X Of Swords crossover event so far has seen a variety of Krakoa and X-Men-related folk gather very specific swords from around the Earth, to ready themselves for battle again their opposite members from Arakko, following the instructions and predictions of Saturnyne and Otherworld During which, we have learned more of the history of[...]
Jim Jaspers And The Fury In Today's X Of Swords: Stasis
There is but one X Of Swords title published this week from Marvel Comics, but it's a big one X Of Swords: Stasis #1 by Jonathan Hickman, Tini Howard, Pepe Larraz, Mahmud Asrar, Marte Gracia and Clayton Cowles And it begins with a tour of Otherworld, with an emissary of Saturnyne making her presence known[...]
The cover to Juggernaut #2
How about you? Three X-books were released by Marvel last week, two of which tie into X of Swords: Excalibur #13, X-Men #13, and Juggernaut #2. We're nearly halfway through the X of Swords crossover event and I have to say, I'm already feeling pretty burnt out by it It's just, I feel like everything that's[...]
The cover to X-Men #13
How about you? Three X-books were released by Marvel last week, two of which tie into X of Swords: Excalibur #13, X-Men #13, and Juggernaut #2. We're nearly halfway through the X of Swords crossover event and I have to say, I'm already feeling pretty burnt out by it It's just, I feel like everything that's[...]
The cover to Excalibur #13
How about you? Three X-books were released by Marvel last week, two of which tie into X of Swords: Excalibur #13, X-Men #13, and Juggernaut #2. We're nearly halfway through the X of Swords crossover event, and I have to say, I'm already feeling pretty burnt out by it It's just, I feel like everything that's[...]
Why Apocalypse Does What He Does
Suggesting that the X Of Swords battle between Krakoa and Arrako may only be a sparring battle against what comes next… will Krakoa be worthy? Did Mora Mactaggert live through any of this? Has Tarot, Saturnyne or Destiny seen this future? X-MEN #13 ASRAR VAR XOS MARVEL COMICS AUG200627 (W) Jonathan Hickman (A/CA) Mahmud Asrar X OF SWORDS, PART 10 Lessons[...]
When Americans Write Brits In Excalibur #13 (Spoilers)
Silva (CA) Mahmud Asrar X OF SWORDS, PART 9 Opposition Despair The dark night of the soul. Rated T+In Shops: Oct 21, 2020 SRP: $3.99 I bought my comics this week from Piranha Comics in Kingston-Upon-Thames. Piranha Comics is a small south London comic store chain with a small south-east store in Kingston-Upon Thames's market centre, which runs Magic The Gathering nights[...]