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Marvel Cancels Age Of Apocalypse And X-Treme X-Men In April

Two multidimensional comics are meeting their end in April, as part of the X-Termination crossover, David Lapham and Roberto De La Torre’s Age Of Apocalypse with issue 14 and Greg Pak and Andre Aeujo’s X-Treme X-Men with issue 13. Here are their final covers (and the cover to Astonishing X-Men that make up the trptych). […]

Last Week’s Comics In Thirty Four Panels

The internet’s most opinionated (and Greek) comics column.  By Dr Manolis V. GREEK, LIKE MORBIUS Morbius? Michael Morbius, pasty-rat-faced vampire in a unitard, THAT Michael Morbius? According to AMAZING SPIDER-MAN #699.1 (really MORBIUS #0.1 a backdoor pilot to the upcoming Joe Keatinge ongoing) he indeed grew up in Nafplio, his mother had a store there, yet […]

Marvel Presents… A Very Gay Wolverine

In the Marvel Universe, it was hinted recently that Marvel superhero Hercules, famed as a lover of women, also occasionally played for the other team. And that Northstar was a former paramour of his. It looks like he may not have been the only one. In the recent X-Treme X-Men comic, featuring a team of […]

Fourteen Thoughts About Fourteen Comics – Wolverine & The X-Men, Axe Cop, X-Treme X-Men, Astonishing X-Men, Prophet, The Manhattan Projects, Eternity, Justice League Dark, Crossed, Comedian, Debris, X-Treme X-Men, Avengers, And Hit-Girl

  In Wolverine & X-Men, the artwork seems slightly off in places, Whilce Portacio anatomy put through a smoother filter, which doesn’t quite work – except for one aspect. In that it emphasises Colossus’ nature as a power mad nut job turning into a narcissistic monster, divorced from humanity – and it’s clearly deliberate, as […]

Fear Agent, Hit Girl And X-Treme X-Men Dominate Advance Reorders

Welcome once again to the only industry chart that accurately tracks what’s happening on the coal face of the comics industry, week by week, as retailers scrabble to increase their orders on certain items before they hit the stores. Extra prints of comics can often only be ordered in this fashion, so they are over […]

The X-Men Get Bedazzled

Quite a few eyebrows were raised last week when Marvel teased a new title called X-Treme X-Men, revealing no other info.  What puts the X-Treme in X-Men? Well, Dazzler, for one thing.  At WonderCon today, Marvel revealed that she would be one of the key characters of the title, along with alternate reality versions of […]

Wednesday Trending Topics: X-Treme X-Men

When Spider-Men was initially announced with a teaser graphic, there were some pretty good theories out there as to just what might be going on. But X-Treme X-Men could be anything, and everything and anything is indeed being guessed at in the forum thread. Perhaps we’ll find out this weekend… Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today: Concept […]

Marvel Launches X-Treme X-Men In July. Your Guess Is As Good As Ours.

See? We’ve only been able to announce Kelly Sue DeConnick on relaunching Ms Marvel as Captain Marvel, a new Infernal Man Thing, a renamed Thunderbolts and more Punisher MAX. There has to be something we haven’t mentioned for Marvel to announce at Wondercon. And here it is. X-Treme X-Men. Haven’t a clue… could it have […]