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X-Men: Golld #30 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men: Gold #30 Review – The Wedding Issue

The big day is here. The X-Men have gathered at the site of the old Xavier Institute for Higher Learning for the wedding of Kitty Pryde, formerly known as Shadowcat, and Colossus, aka Piotr Rasputin. Illyana Rasputin, aka Magik, is Kitty’s maid of honor, and Nightcrawler, aka Kurt Wagner, is Piotr’s best man. All there […]

X-Men: Gold #29 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men: Gold #29 Review: A Fun and Flowing Action Issue

The X-Men are finally closing in on Alpha and Colossus, but the Sentinel is about to fire off his mutant-killing weapon. Kitty Pryde is phasing through the facility until she can find Alpha and Piotr while the rest of the team keeps Alpha’s duplicates busy. She finally catches up to Alpha and Colossus, but it’s […]

X-Men Gold #28 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men Gold #28 Review: Light on Story Progression, Heavy on Charisma

The X-Men close in on Nance as Alpha makes off with Colossus. The X-Men take Nance, but that still leaves Alpha capable of committing mutant genocide. Our heroes must seek help in chasing down Alpha and saving Colossus. It’s clear that this story has been stretched out to hold out until X-Men Gold #30, but, […]


X-Men: Gold #27 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men Gold #27 Review: The Wrong Kind of Wedding Planning

Colossus has been taken by Alpha and Nance. Iceman, Pyro, and Nightcrawler warn the rest of the team of the threat to Piotr Rasputin’s life. The X-Men assemble to track down Colossus with the help of Rachel Summers. The grand plan? Nance and Alpha plan to use the Legacy Virus still in Piotr’s blood to […]

Avengers #1 cover by Ed McGuinness

Comics for Your Pull Box, Week of May 2nd, 2018: Avengers Assemble!

It’s time to dig through the releases of the week and see what’s worthy of your money once more. That’s right, it’s time for Comics for Your Pull Box! As always, here is the link to ComicList so you can see the full catalogue of the week’s releases. Apologies again for the lateness of this […]


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Charles Soule Talks The Hunt for Wolverine: Alpha at #C2E2 2018

Bleeding Cool’s Robert Goode reports from C2E2 2018: It’s the first day of C2E2, and Charles Soule sat down on the live stage to talk about Marvel’s The Hunt for Wolverine. In 2014, Soule wrote The Death of Wolverine, which ended with the character trapped in an Adamantium statue. The Hunt for Wolverine: Alpha tells the story […]

Defenders #10 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Defenders #10 Review: A Heartfelt Farewell from Bendis

The Hood meets up with the former Kingpin and current Mayor of New York City, Wilson Fisk, on how to best be a Kingpin of Crime. The Defenders deal with the idea of being local heroes. Black Cat appears to be turning over a new leaf as she tries to help Misty Knight and the […]


Defenders #9 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Defenders #9 Review: The Exciting Peak of an Already Great Series

Jessica Jones pleads with Misty Knight to allow her to see the Punisher for information. After some convincing, Jess gets some face-time with Frank Castle. Later, the Defenders get the drop on Diamondback. All seems to be going smoothly until back-up in the form of Fixer, Moonstone, and Titania arrives. From here, it becomes a […]

The Hunt for Wolverine Begins: Marvel April 2018 Solicitations

We got your piping hot Marvel Comics solicits here. The Hunt for Wolverine is on, everyone gets a Venom 30th variant, and Josh must face the world without a currently running Luke Cage title. INFINITY COUNTDOWN #2 (OF 5) GERRY DUGGAN (W) • AAARON KUDER & MIKE HAWTHORNE (A) Cover by NICK BRADSHAW VARIANT COVER BY RON LIM VENOM […]

Top Marvel Comics of 2017 #1: Defenders #7 by Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez

This is it, the big one for Marvel this year: Defenders #7 by Brian Michael Bendis and David Marquez. This is the most engaging, exciting, entertaining, and artistically brilliant comic to come out of the House of Ideas this year. While the inception of this book was all-but certainly the accompanying Netflix series, this book turned out to be a […]


Defenders #7 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Defenders #7 Review: Fun, Whip-Smart, And Gorgeous High Action

Defenders #7 from Marvel Comics by Brian Michael Bendis, David Marquez, Justin Ponsor, Paul Mounts, and Cory Petit, continues the run on the street-level gang of New York heroes. They struggle against the rising gang war for New York as hands left and right fight to fill the void left by the Kingpin. The book […]

Defenders #6 cover by David Marquez and Justin Ponsor

Marvel Legacy Defenders #6 Review: Deadpool Sucks, But This Comic Doesn’t

Firstly, fellow Bleeding Cool writer and awesome person Joe Glass reviewed Defenders #6 a while back, so check that out too! Diamondback is out on the streets again, and Black Cat is half-dead because of him. The Defenders have returned to meet him on the streets and put him back behind bars and save the […]

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Marvel Legacy #1 Review: Almost Perfect Refresh For The Marvel Universe…Almost

Marvel Legacy #1 from Marvel Comics, written by Jason Aaron and featuring art by Esad Ribic, Steve McNiven, Chris Samnee, Russell Dauterman, Alex Maleev, Ed McGuiness, Stuart Immonen, Wade Von Grawbadger, Pepe Larraz, Jim Cheung, Daniel Acuna, Greg Land, Jay Leisten, Mike Deodato Jr., David Marquez and Matthew Wilson (damn, that’s a lotta dudes), is […]