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Essential X-Men Vol. 7

First Published: April 2006

Contents: Uncanny X-Men #214 (February 1987) to #228 (April 1988); Uncanny X-Men Annual #10 (1986) and #11 (1987); and Fantastic Four vs. 825 more words

Marvel Essentials

New Mutants #9 (1983, November)

My copy of Nelvana of the Northern Lights (available for purchase here!) came in the mail today. I’ll try to read it over the weekend and post a review soon. 835 more words


Uncanny X-Men #175 (1983, November)

A special extra-sized issue! By Claremont and Smith, “Phoenix!”

The X-Men are cutting down an old, near-dead tree. Storm feels bad about not sensing its illness. 1,157 more words


Why Magneto is so Relevant as War Rages Throughout Israel and Gaza

I was supposed to be in Israel right now.  Every other year, I journey straight to the heart- Jerusalem, my former home.  This year, unanticipated expenses caused me to say “next year in Jerusalem,” and mean it.  146 more words


Marvel Start Work on Republishing the Jedi with Star Wars Omnibus in 2015

Marvel have announced their first Star Wars collection of material since they reclaimed the Star Wars license from Dark Horse, and will be starting right at the beginning of their original run with the franchise. 167 more words

Marvel Comics

Movie Review: "X-Men: Days of Future Past"

INTRODUCTION: I can’t really talk about any X-Men movie without giving some of my backstory – and thus reference point. In the last ’80s my best buddy Alicia said I would really love comics as they had cool women in them. 673 more words

Movie Reviews

My Favorite Comic Book Stories

Welcome back to Ye Olde Blog!

I thought I’d take a few minutes to talk about some of my favorite comic book stories today — some are storylines/epics, others are one-off issues. 448 more words