Disarmed. (Youngblood #5 Comic Review)

Youngblood #5 Comic Review Writer: Chad Bowers Penciler: Jim Towe Colorist: Juan Manuel Rodriquez Publisher: Image Comics What You Need to Know: Youngblood has been censored. Despite the moratorium issued by the new commander in Chief, President Diehard, one woman has decided to ignore mandate Read More …

Psychobabble (Astonishing X-Men #3 Comic Review)

Astonishing X-Men #3 Comic Review Writer: Charles Soule Penciler: Ed McGuinness Colorist: Jason Keith Inker: Mark Morales Publisher: Marvel Comics What You Need to Know: The Shadow King is determined to return in a big way. If the X-Men and Charles Xavier fail to stop Read More …

Allegiance and Treason: Why You Should Be Reading (Inhumans: Once and Future Kings #2 Comic Review)

Inhumans: Once and Future Kings #2 Review Writer: Christopher Priest Artist: Phil Noto Publisher: Marvel Comics What You Need to Know: Before the era of House Boltagon, reigned a king whose transgressions were so great his name was stricken from all of Inhuman history. His Read More …

X-Men Gold Writer Marc Guggenheim Has Some Fans Seeing Red (X-Men Gold #11 Comic Review)

X-Men Gold #11 Writer: Marc Guggenheim Penciler: Lan Medina Colorist: Frank Martin Publisher: Marvel Comics What You Need to Know: Omega Red has returned but the clock is ticking. In order to achieve a permanent resurrection, he needs the arcane power of Magik. His cult, Read More …

Wolf on a Leash. (Royals #7 Comic Review)

Royals #7 Written: Al Ewing Artist: Kevin Libranda Colorist: Jose Villarubia Publisher: Marvel Comics What you need to know: Having survived the living judgement of Ronan the Accuser, the Royals have arrived on the desolate lifeless Hala. Marvel Boy executed his true plan, planting the Read More …

The Truth Shall Set You Free. (Jean Grey #6 Comic Review)

Jean Grey #6 Writer: Dennis Hopeless Penciler: Paul Davidson Cover Artist: David Yardin Colorist: Jay David Ramos Publisher: Marvel Comics What You Need to Know: The story of Jean Grey is the definition of fight or flight. Upon arriving from the past, it wasn’t long Read More …

The Butterfly Effect. (Generations: Phoenix & Jean Grey #1 Comic Review)

Generations: Phoenix & Jean Grey #1 Writer: Cullen Bunn Penciler: R.B. Silva Cover Artist: Stephanie Hans Colorist: Rain Beredo Publisher: Marvel Comics What You Need to Know: It started off with good intentions. In what would be a doomed attempt to appeal to a wayward Read More …

Mind Games: The Return of the Shadow King and Charles Xavier (Astonishing X-Men #2 Review)

Astonishing X-Men #2 Review Writer: Charles Soule Penciler: Mike Deodato Jr. Colorist: Frank Martin Publisher: Marvel Comics What You Need to Know: The world is full of psychics, those who wield mental abilities of all varieties. For all their power, they are the most vulnerable. Read More …

A Snowflake’s Chance in Hell: The Return of Omega Red (X-Men Gold #10 Comic Review)

X-Men Gold #10 Review Writer: Marc Guggenheim Penciler: Lan Medina Colorist: Frank Martin Publisher: Marvel Comics What You Need to Know: The Russian Mafia has secured the remains of an old X-Men foe from the Hand for purposes yet to be revealed. Omega Red is Read More …

Strike Hard. Strike Fast. Strike First. (Youngblood #4 Review)

Youngblood #4 Writer: Chad Bowers Penciler: Jim Towe Colorist: Juan Manuel Rodriquez Publisher: Image Comics What You Need to Know: Youngblood is now the world’s most infamous super team after a highly public meltdown. Mired in scandal and a series of failures, the teams that Read More …