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X-Men: Bland Design – The Generic Origin of Lydia Nance Revealed in X-Men Gold #22

Welcome to X-Men: Bland Design, the weekly multi-part recap column that answers the question: “What if Ed Piskor had no art skills, a juvenile sense of humor, and less classic material to work with?” This week there are five regular-priced X-Books on the stands, which will run you a total of twenty bucks to buy and, thanks to modern comic book […]

X-Men: Bland Design – A New Status Quo Emerges in X-Men Gold #21

Welcome to X-Men: Bland Design, the weekly column that answers the question: “What if Ed Piskor had no art skills, a juvenile sense of humor, and less classic material to work with?” This week there are six five X-Books on the stands, which will cost you a total of $25 $21 to buy and, thanks to modern decompression techniques, take […]

X-Men: Gold #21 cover by Mike Deodato Jr. and Nolan Woodard

X-Men Gold #21 Review: When the Art is So Great that it Saves the Day

We learn how Mesmero united the most recent incarnation of the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants as he breaks the group of prison. He intends to kill Nance with this team. Back at Central Park, Old Man Logan decides his future and if he is sticking with the X-Men. Nightcrawler and Kitty Pryde try to figure […]

X-Men Gold #20

X-Men: Bland Design – An X-citing Proposal in X-Men Gold #20 [SPOILERS]

Welcome to Week 2 of our new ongoing column answering the question “What if Ed Piskor had no art skills, a juvenile sense of humor, and less classic material to work with?” That’s right, it’s, X-Men: Bland Design! This week there are five X-Books on the stands, which will cost you a total of $20 […]

Faith And Thinking About What You Want This Country To Be

By John Odom It’s hard to find something about Faith that hasn’t already been said. Praised internationally in publications such as the Atlantic, noted for the spectacular sales of her solo launch, and drawing extra attention in recent months for announcements of Sony’s plans for an onscreen appearance and upcoming “crossover” with Democratic Presidential nominee […]

Valiant Unveils Custom CGC Label For Future Of Valiant

Valiant has unveiled a new custom CGC label featuring the characters from the Future Of Valiant. The label is drawn by Diego Bernard and is limited to only 500 pieces starting at the Baltimore Comic Con on September 2nd. The label will be an add-on feature when encapsulating any Valiant title. The cost of the […]

Roku Returns For New Ninjak Story Arc: The Siege Of King’s Castle

One of my favorite series from Valiant, Ninjak, kicks off a new story arc this week, The Siege of King’s Castle. Roku, the ruthless assassin we met in the first issue of the series is back and she’s bringing the fight to Colin King’s home. Matt King is writing the tale with Diego Bernard and Khoi […]

First Look At The Siege Of King’s Castle In Ninjak #14

Issue #14 of the Valiant series Ninjak kicks off a new storyline called The Siege of King’s Castle. Written by Matt Kindt and drawn by Diego Bernard, the new arc pits the elite super-spy against the deadly Roku as she tries to destroy Colin King from the inside out. As the secrets of their shared […]

Roku Returns As Ninjak Has To Deal With The Siege Of King’s Castle

What’s in store for Ninjak after Operation: Deadside? Seems that he will be dealing with the Siege of King’s Castle starting in issue #14. Matt Kindt and the amazing Diego Bernard (I’m biased, he used to do covers for me on Sinbad) tell the story as Colin King loses his home, fortune and identity as […]

Advance Look At James Asmus And Diego Bernard On Unity #23

Valiant has released this preview for Unity #23, the first issue of the Revenge of the Armor Hunters two-part arc. The issue is written by James Asmus (All-New Inhumans) and drawn by Diego Bernard (X-O Manowar). Deep under the mountains of the American Southwest, Quartz – one of the last surviving members of the alien Armor […]

Dead Hand Continues In X-O Manowar #32 Preview

Valiant only has one book coming out on April 1st, but it looks like a good one and we have a preview for you. X-O Manowar continues the Dead Hand storyline pitting Aric of Dacia against the overwhelming numbers of the robotic army. X-O MANOWAR #35 (“DEAD HAND” – PART 2) Written by Robert Venditti […]

Dead Hand Have Been Activated In X-O Manowar #34

The next big story arc for X-O Manowar kicks off with issue #34 by Robert Venditti and Diego Bernard and we are introduced to the robot army called Dead Hand. Born into battle, Aric of Dacia, the fifth century Visigoth now called X-O Manowar, has never known peace. Abducted and enslaved by the savage alien […]

Valiant Ends The Year With X-O Manowar #31

Folks in the comic industry are getting ready for the holidays so we are going to get a few things early. Like this preview from Valiant for X-O Manowar #31. This is the second part of the Enter: Armorines story arc and it’s due in stores on the December 31st. So don’t look for this […]

Dead Hand – The Next X-O Manowar Event From Valiant

Valiant has announced the new story direction for its flagship title, X-O Manowar. The new arc is called Dead Hand and its being labeled as a devastating cosmic showdown written by Robert Venditti and drawn by Diego Bernard. In the far reaches of deep space, the ultimate fail-safe of an extinct alien race has finally […]

Double-Shot Preview Of Rai #4 and X-O Manowar #28

We’ve got a double-shot preview of two Valiant books coming out this Wednesday. First up is Rai #4 by Matt Kindt and Clayton Crain. This series has been selling out like crazy with the first issue on it’s fourth printing. Then we have X-O Manowar #28 by Robert Venditti and Diego Bernard as the Armor […]

The Armorines Come To X-O Manowar… Again For The First Time

Valiant is bringing back another book from it’s publishing past. The Armorines first appeared in X-O Manowar #24 in 1994 and then has a #0 issue inserted into X-O Manowar #25. From there the series ran another 12 issues mostly written by Jorge Gonzalez and drawn by Jim Calafiore and Jose Delbo. Fast forward twenty […]

Double Shot Preview – X-O Manorwar #26 And Shadowman: End Times #3

Valiant has two new books coming out on Wednesday and we’ve got preview for both. X-O Manowar #26 continues the big Armor Hunters crossover and the conclusion of the mini-series with Shadowman: End Times #3. X-O MANOWAR #26 (ARMOR HUNTERS) Written by Robert Venditti Art by Diego Bernard Covers by Clayton Crain and Trevor Hairsine ARMOR […]

Prelude To Armor Hunters – First Look At X-O Manowar #24

Valiant is making a big push for their summer event Armor Hunters and it kicks off with a prelude in X-O Manowar #24 which we have a preview for right here. Written by New York Times best-selling writer Robert Venditti and art by Diego Bernard, this issue not only preludes the big 18-part crossover but […]

Advanced Previews Of X-O Manowar #23 The Prelude To Armor Hunters

Valiant is giving us a big glimpse into the future. Just a few weeks back we showed you and advanced look at X-O Manowar #21, now we are jumping two issues ahead and get a chance to see X-O Manowar #23 by Robert Venditti and Diego Bernard. This is the first issue in the Prelude to […]