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Bring On the Bunny Ears – Rob Liefeld Launches X-Command in Major X #0

When Rob Liefeld launched his Major X comic at Marvel, he used the same panel layouts as he did for the first appearances of Deadpool and Domino in the much-demanded New Mutants #98. It was a clever way to pay homage to one of his greatest successes, note how far he had come in that […]

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How Many Kids Does Wolverine Have, Anyway?! [X-ual Healing 6-26-19]

As the lame duck session of X-Men continues into its final month, ahead of Jonathan Hickman’s line-wide reboot of the franchise, more X-books came to an end last week. Plus, we’ve got a new Claremont comic this week. Yay! Lots to unpack here, six issues and over 3500 words of recap, so let’s jump right […]

Deadpool Joins the Fight... But on Whose Side? Major X #6 Preview

Deadpool Joins the Fight… But on Whose Side? Major X #6 Preview

In the most tragic event in modern comics history, Major X comes sadly to a close next week with Major X #6. On the bright side, it features Rob Liefeld on art as well as writing. And we also see Deadpool finally join the fight… And, in typical Deadpool fashion, he seems to feel like […]


Major X #5 Preview

Liefeld Does it Again in This Preview of Major X #5

Superstar artist Rob Liefeld is the creator of some of the best characters in comics. Deadpool. Cable. Domino. Just ask him yourself (for $25 on Cameo). And, of course, who could forget about Major X, the titular star of the comic previewed here, Major X #5. Liefeld created the good major back in the 90s, […]


The Age of X-Man is Starting to Unravel (X-ual Healing 5-29-19)

The Age of X-Man is Starting to Unravel (X-ual Healing 5-29-19)

Welcome to X-ual Healing, the column where we read every X-Men comic that came out last week and tell you what happened in them! Let’s jump right into it this week… Sworn to sell comics for Marvel executives who feared and hated the fact that Fox owned their movie rights, The Uncanny X-Men suffered great indignities, but […]

Why is the Water in Major X's X-Istence So Polluted, Anyway?

Why is the Water in Major X’s X-Istence So Polluted, Anyway?

Before Jonathan Hickman’s big X-Men relaunch was the talk of the internet, another X-Men comic book was reinventing the objectively best franchise in comics at Marvel. Of course, we’re talking about Major X, the six-issue mini-series first imagined by Rob Liefeld back in the 1990s which sees the titular Major X travel back in time […]

How Does The X-Ential Fare in the Democratic Primary? Major X #4 Preview

Will The X-Ential Support Atlantean Reparations? Major X #4 Preview

Rob Liefeld’s Major X has been a big hit in the world of comics, but how will it fare when trying to discuss the issues important to the American people? We find out in this preview of Major X #4, as in a flashback to the X-Istence, the alternate-dimension mutant sanctuary from which Major X […]


How Deadpool’s @#$% Got a Major Power Upgrade [X-ual Healing 5-1-19]

What’s that? You’re looking for recaps of all the X-Men comics that came out last week? Well, you certainly stumbled upon the right article! Let’s get to it then, shall we? Sworn to sell comics for Marvel executives who feared and hated the fact that Fox owned their movie rights, The Uncanny X-Men suffered great indignities, but […]

Major X #3 Sells Out Before Release Again

Now Rob Liefeld’s Major X #3 Sells Out Before Release

Marvel has sent out a press release touting yet another sellout of Major X, the hit new series spinning out of Spider-Man/Deadpool #47, where the titular character made his X-citing first appearance. Written by Rob Liefeld with art by Liefeld, Brent Peebles, and Whilce Portacio, Major X is set in the 1990s glory days of […]

Wolverine Can't Forget the Smell of The Beast in Major X #3 (Preview)

Wolverine Can’t Forget the Smell of The Beast in Major X #3 (Preview)

Rob Liefeld’s Major X has been a pretty wild success for a spinoff book featuring a character that debuted in a small part in Spider-Man/Deadpool #47. Major X’s solo book continues with Major X #3 on Wednesday, and a preview below shows Wolverine and M’Koy, the mysterious mutant who may or not be Hank McCoy, […]

Matthew Rosenberg to Kill at Least 2 More X-Men (Spoilers) [X-ual Healing]

Matthew Rosenberg to Kill at Least 2 More X-Men (Spoilers) [X-ual Healing 4-17-19]

With the release of Marvel’s July solicitations, things aren’t looking great for the future of writer Matthew Rosenberg’s X-Men run. Despite critical acclaim from well-respected scholars, it looks like July’s Uncanny X-Men #22 could be the end of the line, with an oversized issue and the wrapping of multiple plot points, coinciding with the start […]

Meet the X-Ential in This Preview of Rob Liefeld's Major X #2

Meet the X-Ential in This Preview of Rob Liefeld’s Major X #2

Major X #1 was a massive sales success for Marvel, presumably thanks to excitement built by its titular lead character’s x-citing first appearance in Spider-Man/Deadpool #47. But in Major X #2, with artist Brent Peebles taking over the art so superstar creator Rob Liefeld can focus on the writing, Major X will introduce a new […]

Behold: Rob Liefeld's Second Printing Variant for Major X #2

Behold: Rob Liefeld’s New Cover for Major X #2 Second Printing

A lot of comic book fans were so excited by the first appearance of Major X in Spider-Man/Deadpool #47 that both the first and second issues sold out at Diamond before they went on sale. Earlier today, Bleeding Cool wrote about the plans for a second printing of Major X #2, but now Marvel has […]

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Cyclops Finally Lives Up to His Codename [X-ual Healing 4-3-19]

It was a shockingly good week for X-books last week, so let’s get right to the recaps… Sworn to sell comics for Marvel executives who feared and hated the fact that Fox owned their movie rights, The Uncanny X-Men suffered great indignities, but with a corporate merger on the way, the X-Men can finally get back to doing what […]

Rob Liefeld's Major X Wondercon Panel or: This Guy Never Sits Down

Rob Liefeld’s Major X Wondercon Panel or: This Guy Never Sits Down

The panel got off to a rocky start as Rob Liefeld was ten minutes late, and as he was self-moderating the panel it meant the audience had no one to entertain them. But then POW, Rob comes flying into the room like a ball of fire and it never stopped. First thing he’s talking about […]

Extreme Manspreading in Next Week's Major X #1

Major X or Major Manspreader? Next Week’s Major X #1 from Rob Liefeld

Who is Major X? That is the question at the core of the brand new X-Men series launching next week from the mind of the most important comic book creator of the past thirty years, maybe of all time, Rob Liefeld. We’ve seen Major X without his helmet, but he doesn’t appear to be someone […]

Rob Liefeld’s Major X Has Adamantium Sword, Can Kick Wolverine’s Butt

When superstar comic book artist Rob Liefeld teased a major X-Men crossover for 2019, one which was only possible after Marvel upped their X-Men budget to be able to hire bad ass artists such as Rob Liefeld, fans knew they were in for a treat. And when Marvel finally revealed that Liefeld’s big crossover would […]