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Tony Stark: Iron Man is Going Full HOXPOX

Arno Stark is Going Full HOXPOX For Iron Man 2020

Yesterday’s Tony Stark: Iron Man #17 saw Tony go up against Hank Pym/Ultron, with heavy consequences for his team. But over at Bain Electronics, it looks like his brother Arno Stark has been making his own plans. And it could be that they may align with another comic, Jonathan Hickman‘s current run on the X […]

Pepe Larraz’s Cover for the House Of X/Powers Of X Hardcover

Here’s a look at Pepe Larraz‘s new cover for the House Of X/Powers Of X hardcover, hitting comic book stores on December 11th, and bookstores on December 24th. A two week lead for the direct market, handy in the run-up to Christmas. That’s the standard cover, while the Direct Market-only version not available to bookstores […]

Moira MacTaggert Will Get Her Own Comic in Dawn Of X

Moira MacTaggert Will Get Her Own Comic in Dawn Of X

Jonathan Hickman has been answering questions about a certain comics about over at Adventures In Poor Taste, following the conclusion of last week’s Powers Of X and before this week’s launch of X-Men. Along the way we learnt; The door marked GALM in Krakoan was meant to be MARS, and they got the look of […]




Kitty Pryde Is Not The Red Queen Of The Hellfire Club As Reported (Spoilers)

Kitty Pryde Is Not The Red Queen Of The Hellfire Club As Reported (Spoilers)

Last week saw the publication of Powers Of X #5, which laid out a redacted version of the members of the Quiet Council of Krakoa. Including the members from the Hellfire Club, three as requested by Emma Frost. Herself, the White Queen, Sebastian Shaw, the Red King and… one other.   Some sites such as […]


Jonathan Hickman Defends Jean Grey's Costume in Coded Message

Jonathan Hickman Defends Jean Grey’s Costume in Coded Message

Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman took to Twitter Tuesday with a coded message in defense of Jean Grey’s costume. Ditching the costume she had been wearing in X-Men Red, Jean appears in House of X #1 in her classic green miniskirt Marvel Girl costume. Hickman posted an image of Phil Noto’s House of X #1 variant […]

M.I.A. In HOXPOX...

M.I.A. In HOXPOX…

It’s Tuesday morning. The mind wanders… and politics and comic books combine.     Shut up, I don’t care. Although saying that, any criticism in the comments will ensure I never do this again. Or, ensure I do it anyway in some Nixonian internally-destructive psychological ‘I’ll-show-em’ fashion. Your call. I apologise now.


Another Deep Dive Reference for House Of X

Another Deep-Dive Reference into Grant Morrison’s New X-Men in House Of X #2

Earlier this week, Bleeding Cool looked at a reference in House Of X #5 that replayed a classic scene from Chris Claremont and Marc Silvestri’s Uncanny X-Men from the eighties. Well, a big thanks to Bleeding Cool reader Danny Devlin, who picked out another from House Of X #2, which took a scene from Grant […]

House Of X/Powers Of X Hardcover Jumps a Hundred Pages and Another Ten Bucks

House Of X/Powers Of X Hardcover Jumps a Hundred Pages and Another Ten Bucks

The House Of X/Powers Of X collected hardcover lined up for Christmas may be slightly heavier on the wallet than expected. But also heavier in the hands. Collecting House Of X #1-6 and Powers Of X #1-6, the series by Jonathan Hickman, Pepe Larraz and R.B. Silva, Pepe Larraz and R.B. Silva has been a critical and commercial hit. […]


How House Of X #5 Transforms Goldballs into a Major Player (Spoilers)

How House Of X #5 Transforms Goldballs into a Major Player (HOXPOX Spoilers)

Goldballs was a character created by Brian Bendis and Chris Bachalo for their Uncanny X-Men launch back in 2013. Real name Fabio Medina, he had the power to create bouncing gold balls. Made of an unknown substance and of different sizes from any part of his body, they can be projected and so can be […]


Let's All Read Excalibur #31 in the Light Of HOXPOX

Let’s All Read Excalibur #31 in the Light Of HOXPOX

Ah, Excalibur #31, published in the early nineties, in the dark, dark days of the between-Alan Davis runs of that mutant spinoff. I’ve been rereading a few in an attempt to find the first US mentions of Marvel being the 616 universe. Excalibur #44 is out earliest so far. Any previous? But during which I […]