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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. […]

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Powers of X #4’s Mutant Power is Decompression [X-ual Healing 9-11-19]

Powers of X #4 is out this week, but is it worth more than padding to get to the next “red” issue in the reading order? Let’s find out in the internet’s number one weekly X-Men recap column with a dirty pun for a name! Sworn to sell comics for Marvel executives who feared and […]

Today, Marvel Comics is Holding a Jonathan Hickman-Led Summit

Today, Marvel Comics is Holding a Jonathan Hickman-Led Summit

Today, Marvel Comics is holding a Jonathan Hickman-led creative summit for the X-Men titles. We thought we’d check in with some of the attendees… I’m in transit for a little while and now you may ask me anything, if you give a flying care. — Gerry Duggan (@GerryDuggan) September 15, 2019 That’s Gerry Duggan, the […]

Could HOXPOX Tempt Kieron Gillen Back?

Once upon a time, Mister Sinister was created as a twelve-year-old boy’s idea of what a supervillain may look like. That was meant to be the original revelation, as conceived by Chris Claremont for Uncanny X-Men. But that all changed, and Mister Sinister became a High Evolutionary stand-in, a genetic scientist from the nineteenth century […]

Marvel previews

Two More Pages of Jonathan Hickman and Leinil Yu’s X-Men #1 #DawnOfX

HOXPOX is still underway. But we are starting to look ahead at what will follow as Jonathan Hickman writes and showruns an entire line of X-books. X-MEN #1 DX (W) Jonathan Hickman (A/CA) Leinil Francis Yu DAWN OF X! The X-Men find themselves in a whole new world of possibility… and things have never been […]


House Of X #3

Caricature, Cyphers and Cuts To The Heart in House Of X #3 (Spoilers)

House Of X #3 continues its majestic exercise in comic book storytelling, gives us a combined ninth and tenth timeline of Moira McTaggert, and picking up on the seizure of Sabretooth by the Fantastic Four in issue #1. Cyclops did say they had other means to extract him as a citizen of Krakoa. And in […]


Wednesday comics

Does Marvel Now Think Hydra Are Nazis, in Today’s Powers Of X #2? (Spoilers)

Remember the kerfuffle of Secret Empire at Marvel Comics? In which Hydra rewrote history and reality (or unrewrote it) so that Captain America was a Hydra sleeper agent, became Supreme Commander of Hydra – and of the United States itself, and saw a legal and constitutional takeover of the United States of America by a […]


Will (SPOILER)'s Death Have Consequences? Teen Titans #30 Preview

House of X #2 Plagued by Typos, Hickman Reveals [Spoilers]

Jonathan Hickman is best known for his writing and glyph making skills, but it looks he would also make a pretty good editor. Hickman took to Twitter to reveal that there was a typo in this week’s House of X #2… but if you don’t want to see spoilers for the issue, well too bad, […]

House of X, the Second Coming of Morrison's New X-Men? [X-ual Healing 7-26-19]

House of X, the Second Coming of Morrison’s New X-Men? [X-ual Healing 7-24-19]

So after a long wait, Marvel finally published House of X #1, the first issue of what’s set to be a multi-year X-Men run, with the entire line guided by Jonathan Hickman. And the response has been… well, why don’t you take a look for yourself. From Marvel’s website: Newsarama: “A towering achievement.” IGN: “Marvel […]


Jonathan Hickman Says Only Dream Projects After X-Men Are At DC Comics

Jonathan Hickman Says Only Dream Projects After X-Men Are At DC Comics

The comics world, and particularly long-suffering X-Men fans, are pretty excited for the debut of Jonathan Hickman and Pepe Larraz’s House of X next week, the beginning of a new era for the X-Men in which Hickman intends to restore the franchise to its proper place of prominence. At the Jonathan Hickman Q&A panel at […]

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All the Uncanny X-Men Deaths Jonathan Hickman Has Already Undone

With the Marvel Next Big Thing panel out of the way at San Diego Comic-Con, we now know what the X-Men’s new status quo will look like in the Dawn of X era coming this Fall. And if you’ve been reading Matthew Rosenberg and Salvador Larocca’s Uncanny X-Men, it probably looks a lot different than […]

October and November 2019 Solicits For Jonathan Hickman's #DawnOfX

Marvel’s October and November 2019 Solicits For Jonathan Hickman’s #DawnOfX

After their big announcements at Marvel Next Big Thing, Marvel has sent out the solicitations to the Dawn Of X book, launching out of House Of X and Powers Of X… X-MEN #1 Written by JONATHAN HICKMAN Penciled by LEINIL FRANCIS YU Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU A NEW ERA DAWNS FOR THE X-MEN! The X-Men find themselves […]


Excalibur, New Mutants, Marauders, Fallen Angels Amongst Rumored X-Men Relaunch Titles

Hickman Teases Excalibur, New Mutants, Fallen Angels, 3 More Titles for X-Men Relaunch

Marvel is set to reveal the details of Dawn of X tomorrow at the Next Big Thing panel at San Diego Comic-Con, but glyph-loving superstar writer Jonathan Hickman simply couldn’t help himself, releasing a coded message on Twitter ahead of the panel. https://twitter.com/JHickman/status/1152296060837982209 And it didn’t take long for X-Men fans on the internet to […]

Jonathan Hickman Talks X-Men at San Diego Comic-Con

Superstar writer Jonathan Hickman appeared for a video interview at the Marvel booth at San Diego Comic-Con to talk about his upcoming X-Men relaunch taking place in House of X and Powers of X. Through the magic of typing really fast, we’ve transcribed what Hickman had to say, first on the kind of Marvel stories […]