nightcrawler


Reboots! Huh! Good God! What Are They Good For? [X-ual Healing 6-19-19]

Reboots! Huh! Good God! What Are They Good For? [X-ual Healing 6-19-19]

What is the point of meticulously recapping the events of a bloated line of X-Men comics when the whole line is going to be relaunched in less than a month? That’s a very good question. The Hickboot approaches with House of X #1 on July 24th, and along with it, X-ual Healing: The Weekly X-Men […]

BC Toy Spotting: Funko, NECA, Stranger Things, Star Wars, and More!

Marvel Legends X-Men Wendigo BAF Wave Up For Preorder Now

Marvel Legends fans have had a busy year already, and mutant fans and collectors are already highly anticipating the next X-Men related wave. It is now up for preorder all over the place, as six new figures join the line. First shown at New York Toy Fair, these six can be collected to build a […]

Who Wins in a Fight, Nightcrawler or Mystique? Amazing Nightcrawler #3 Preview

Who Wins in a Fight, Nightcrawler or Mystique? Amazing Nightcrawler #3 Preview

Age of X-Man: Amazing Nightcrawler #3 is in stores this week, from writer Seanan McGuire (whose name PreviewsWorld will one day get right in their solicitations) and artist Juan Frigeri. And a preview of that issue features a shocking mother vs. son battle picking up from last issue’s cliffhanger, which saw Mystique waiting for Nightcrawler […]

Is Chris Claremont About to Rewrite the History of Nightcrawler? (Spoilers)

Chris Claremont appeared on Syfy Wire’s live stream from C2E2 Sunday to discuss his upcoming story in Marvel Comics Presents #5, going back to the 1980s and the Cross-Time Caper era of Excalibur. But before that, the greatest comic book writer to ever live talked about how he gets work at Marvel these days — […]

Crisis of Infinite Wolverines [X-ual Healing 2-17-19]

For the first couple decades after his introduction, Wolverine was one of the best characters in the X-Men universe. Deeply flawed and plagued by demons, but also incredibly loyal and always struggling against his nature to do the right thing. But around the time Marvel had Wolverine join the Avengers, he mostly lost any real […]

Chris Claremont Pulls Off a Cross-Time Caper in May’s Marvel Comics Presents

In celebration of Marvel Comics’ 80th-anniversary this year, the publisher brought back the classic anthology series Marvel Comics Presents. But the new Marvel Comics Presents comes with a twist: each issue focuses on a specific decade in Marvel’s history. And in May, the decade in question is one of the most memorable times for Marvel […]

The Amazing Nightcrawler Becomes a Father (and a Criminal) in May

The Amazing Nightcrawler has it all in Marvel’s Age of X-Man. Not only is he a superhero, but he’s adored as a movie star as well. But did nightcrawler risk it all for FORBIDDEN LOVE?! That’s what the solicit for May’s Age of X-Man: The Amazing Nightcrawler #4 reveals… AGE OF X-MAN: THE AMAZING NIGHTCRAWLER […]


Nightcrawler Looks [badly] Photoshopped in New ‘Dark Phoenix’ Image

Before you get all up in our comments about “ITS A MOVIE, IT’S A PROMO IMAGE, IT’S NOT DONE YET” yadda yadda- we know.  That said though, doesn’t the lighting on Kodi Smit-McPhee in this new Dark Phoenix image look…no so great? Like he was added as an afterthought? True, this isn’t the greatest image we’ve gotten from […]

Marvel Future Fight Receives a New X-Men Update

Netmarble has released a new update for Marvel Future Fight, which brings in a fresh new X-Men event with a few new character options. This time around you have the option of playing with Gambit, Nightcrawler, and a Sentinel. It looks a little ridiculous seeing a Sentinel fight alongside you at one-eighth their normal height, but hey, […]

X-Men: Gold #35 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men: Gold #35 Review: A Perfectly Average Comic

Storm is swarmed by Uovu and the villagers whom he’s resurrected. Ororo is forced to fight off her birth parents and all those under Uovu’s thrall. Meanwhile, the X-Men fight the X-Cutioner halfway around the world. Stormcaster finds them and opens a portal to Storm and Uovu, providing Ororo with reinforcements. But, is it enough? […]

X-Men: Red #7 cover by Jenny Frisson

X-Men Red #7 Review: Abominations in the Sea, Sentinels in the Sky

Atlantis is under attack by Cassandra Nova. She has sent Kid Abomination to destroy the city until he drowns. Jean Grey, Storm, Gentle, and Namor are on the scene to respond. Above the Atlantic, Trinary, Wolverine, Gabby, Nightcrawler, and Gambit are in the process of stealing the phone of the deceased British ambassador. However, one […]

The Draco Revisited: Azazel Returns in Weapon X #25

Ah, Chuck Austen. His time with the X-Men was short, but memorable. Who can forget memorable moments like Angel having sex with Husk in the sky in front of her mom, Havok offering to help Iceman reconstitute his body from urine, or that She-Hulk/Juggernaut sex scene? Another memorably Austen story was The Draco, in which […]

X-Men: Gold #33 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men: Gold #33 Review: Going Nowhere Slowly

Ainet, the adopted mother of the X-Man Storm, is on the run from a new religion rising in her village. This new religion worships an entity called Uovu. Her life seems to be at an end, and Ainet lets out a prayer. This prayer returns the hammer, Stormcaster, to Ororo Munroe. Now, a representative from […]

X-Men: Wakanda Forever #1 cover by Terry and Rachel Dodson

X-Men: Wakanda Forever #1 Review – Doubling Down on Malice

In the past, we see Nakia’s initiation into the Dora Milaje and her first meeting with the X-Man, Storm. In the present, Storm, Rogue, and Nightcrawler are patronizing a local African cuisine-inspired grocery when Malice arrives with Mimic-27 to kill Ororo Munroe. The Mimic has evolved to replicate the X-Men at Malice’s command, and the […]

Mr. & Mrs. X #1 cover by Terry and Rachel Dodson

Mr. & Mrs. X #1 Review: The Wedding Issue that Should Have Been

Today is the wedding of Rogue and Gambit of the X-Men. In the shadow of Kitty Pryde and Colossus’ failed wedding, Anna Marie and Remy LeBeau are tying the knot, and the rest of the X-Men are doing their part to help. After the ceremony, the two go off for their honeymoon. However, they are […]

X-Men: Gold #32 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men Gold #32 Review: The Tragedy of the Phoenix

Rachel Summers, aka Prestige and formerly known as the Phoenix, has been driven into a frenzy by Mesmero. She has already downed Colossus and Kitty Pryde, and Magik and Storm follow soon after. Cyclops, Nightcrawler, Iceman, and Pyro are the only ones left to calm Rachel down, but, after Prestige so easily incapacitated the other […]

X-Men: Red #6 cover by Travis Charest

X-Men: Red #6 Review – Still the Best X-Men Book Currently on the Shelves

Cassandra Nova has recruited an unwilling Forge to her cause, and we see the youth of Gentle and why his powers hurt. Jean Grey tries to help him, and we also see the construction of Jean’s undersea Cerebro unit (Searebro). The X-Men need to find the dead ambassador’s cell phone so that Trinary can prove […]

X-Men: Gold #31 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men Gold #31 Review: I Too Have Read ‘Days of Future Past’

Rachel Summers and Nightcrawler have their morning ruined when Mesmero arrives and manipulates former’s mind. Meanwhile, Kitty Pryde and Colossus are still reeling from their cancelled wedding when we suddenly jump to a future where mutants are on the edge of extinction thanks to the Sentinels. That time jump happens just as abruptly in the […]

X-Men: Golld #30 cover by Phil Noto

X-Men: Gold #30 Review – The Wedding Issue

The big day is here. The X-Men have gathered at the site of the old Xavier Institute for Higher Learning for the wedding of Kitty Pryde, formerly known as Shadowcat, and Colossus, aka Piotr Rasputin. Illyana Rasputin, aka Magik, is Kitty’s maid of honor, and Nightcrawler, aka Kurt Wagner, is Piotr’s best man. All there […]