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X-Men: Blue #22 cover by Nick Bradshaw and Federico Blee

X-Men Blue #22 Review: An Improvement but Could Still be Better

The X-Men and Venom finally arrive on the ship of Killer thrill and her symbiote-enhanced mercenary crew. After taking out their non-powered grunts, the team splits up. Cyclops goes to save the Starjammers, and the rest go after Killer Thrill’s crew. Unfortunately, there may be another unexpected visitor to further complicate things. X-Men: Blue #22 […]

Venom #162 cover by Will Robson and Edgar Salazar

Venom #162 Review: Another Issue of X-Men Blue

With the X-Men now armed with their own Klyntar symbiotes, the team plus Venom fight Haze Mancer and his symbiote-wrangling robots. After this confrontation, the team is ready to pursuit the symbiote-enhanced mercenaries that took Corsair and the Starjammers. While writing that summary, I had to stop and look back to see if anything happened […]

X-Men Blue #21 cover by Arthur Adams and Federico Blee

X-Men Blue #21 Review: Weird Faces and Symbiotes as Far as the Eye Can See

The symbiote-garbed mercenaries that grabbed the Starjammers find the X-Men and Venom. A fight ensues that ends with Cyclops being badly hurt, forcing the X-Men to retreat. Venom continues working the angles to find out who and what these mercenaries are and where they’re holding the Starjammers. Eddie finds out where their supplier is, and […]

X-Men Red #1 variant cover by Mahmud Asrar and Ive Svorcina

X-Men: Red #1 Review: Big Ideas and Hope for the Future

A mutant is hunted by bigots and saved by Jean Grey and her new team of X-Men. After this, we are taken back months prior to a baby manifesting a superpowered scream that attracts Wolverine, Honey Badger, and Jean Grey to the scene. After this, Jean Grey decides to do something dramatic: she wants to […]

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X-Men: Bland Design – All Good Things Must Come to an End in Jean Grey #11

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 five X-Books on the stands, which will cost you a total of $21 to buy and, thanks to modern decompression techniques, take roughly ten […]

X-Men Blue Annual #1 cover by Nick Bradshaw and Federico Blee

X-Men Blue Annual #1 Review: Venom Crossover Marathon

We are given a scene of a hunter capturing Klyntar symbiotes. Then we see Corsair and his Starjammers in contact with Cyclops. Suddenly, a group of symbiotes attack the pirate crew, and Cyclops gathers the X-Men save his father and his crew. Given that they are symbiotes, the X-Men think it best to find an […]

X-Men: Blue #17 cover by Arthur Adams and Peter Steigerwald

X-Men: Blue #17 Review: The Return of X-Men 2099

The X-Men have been brought to the year 2099 by Magneto’s time machine. There, they meet their future counterparts: X-Men 2099. They also find a dystopia brought about by the corporation Alchemax. The strangest thing is that our X-Men apparently took over the company some years back and made it the de facto government before […]

X-Men: Blue #16 cover by Arthur Adams and Ian Herring

X-Men Blue #16 Review: Time Collapses Around Them

Reeling from the attack from Mojo, the X-Men are resting up at their Madripoor base. Cyclops broods on the rooftop with Bloodstorm. Iceman watches the programming the Mojo Network is still putting out. Angel and Polaris help Jimmy Hudson train. Jean Grey spends time with Beast while he tinkers with his toys. This is all […]

X-Men Blue #15 Review: Change The Channel

Mojo is no longer simply playing with the X-Men. It is now all-out war against the mutant team. He does this while attempting to assimilate our world into the Mojoverse. The X-Men know they can’t let Mojo stall them forever, so they split into two teams. One continues the fight against the forces of Mojo, […]

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Gabby And Nightcrawler Join Marvel’s X-Men Red Cast

Two new cast members have been revealed, Bleeding Cool can now reveal as part of an ongoing series of clickbait articles reporting on today’s trickle of teaser reveals exposing the cast of the new Jean Grey led team of X-Men in X-Men Red. We’ve previously seen Jean Grey, Gentle, and Namor revealed in Marvel’s evolving teaser image. Now, […]

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Namor And Gentle Join The Cast Of Marvel’s X-Men Red

As part of our beloved ongoing series of clickbait articles reporting on today’s trickle of teaser reveals exposing the cast of the new Jean Grey led team of X-Men in X-Men Red, Bleeding Cool can now reveal that Marvel has revealed another two cast members in the book. Joining team leader Jean Grey, the first character […]

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The First Member of Jean Grey’s New X-Men Red Team Revealed To Be Jean Grey

Earlier today, X-Men editor Mark Paniccia promised to reveal most of the roster of the new X-Men Red series slowly throughout the day, a trickle of life-sustaining clickbait article material for comic book websites to get them through a case of the Mondays. The third ongoing core X-Men team book was revealed last Thursday, to […]

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Marvel Drops More Details On New Ongoing Series X-Men Red

Yesterday, we learned that Marvel is moving forward with a bold decision to launch a brand new X-Men ongoing. X-Men Red will be led by Jean Grey, whose latest resurrection is another innovative decision. Tom Taylor is writing, with Mahmud Asrar on art and Travis Charest on covers. The news was revealed in a teaser […]

Jean Grey Leads New Team In X-Men: Red From Tom Taylor And Mahmud Asrar

Marvel has announced yet another ongoing X-Men series to follow the resurrection of Jean Grey. Jean will lead her own team of X-Men in X-Men Red, written by Tom Taylor with art by Mahmud Asrar and covers by Travis Charest. The book follows a general strategy at Marvel of choosing the titles of new ongoing […]

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Brian Michael Bendis’s List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion. Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman […]