This week I want to cast my eyes to one of the most dangerous foes of the X-Men – created as a love-interest, transformed into a psychic powerhouse who threatens everything X… Madelyne Pryor!
Back in 1997 some exciting things were happening in the X-Men world. Bastion was making himself known and had released Prime Sentinels into the world. The Prime Sentinels looked like normal people who acted like unknowing sleeper agents. At the right moment they would activate and all hell would break loose. The Uncanny X-Men were off fighting the Phalanx in Shiar space and in issue 65 of X-Men, Cyclops, Wolverine, Storm and Cannonball are all neutralized and captured by Bastion. With all our main characters, save Iceman, either in deep space or in the hands of the enemy, who was left to save the day, especially as Bastion now had access to the mansion and Xavier’s Protocols? Continue reading
I’m currently obsessed with The Wicked and the Divine so of course I’ve been studying the icons trying to figure out who those 20s Gods were and who the counterparts are so far. Continue reading
I’m riding a pretty big nerd high right now. Rat Queens is getting an animated series and I’m torn…
The son of Moira MacTaggert, the renowned mutant geneticist, and her abusive husband Joseph, Proteus is one of the most powerful mutants in the history of the Marvel Universe!
This has been a week for X-Men fans, with multiple comics hitting the shelves – and a whole host of spoilers about the upcoming AXIS event!
I bet you were expecting a Rat Queens post. I don’t blame you. I yearn, too. But, I’ve decided to ration and, in my rationing, plan said post and all my future Rat Queens posts. So, for now, I give you a review and wisdom I garnered after I read Coffin Hill by Caitlin Kittredge (writer) and Inaki Miranda (artist).
Her name is Jean Grey. She’s probably the most important woman in the X-Men – a beautiful, powerful, independent woman who wields tremendous power. But behind the scenes, Jean’s been the centre of a lot of controversy among the X-writers and artists! Today, I’m going to go behind the printed page and reveal the secrets of the Phoenix!
Original Sin continues to take shape, and rumours fly about the future of Doctor Strange!
It’s been some time for me–almost two years, in fact–but, I’ve found a new love. Or four, I suppose.