Tag Archives: X-Men

‘Extraordinary X-Men’ Coming from Marvel

EXTRAORDINARY X-MEN #1 – Still Hated. Still Feared. Still Standing.

The fate of mutantkind is decided here! Prepare for a new team of X-Men for a new set of threats this fall as the Marvelous Mutants return in EXTRAORDINARY X-MEN #1! Eisner Award-nominated writer Jeff Lemire (All-New Hawkeye, Sweet Tooth) joins chart-topping artist Humberto Ramos (Amazing Spider-Man) for the flagship X-Men title of the post-Secret Wars Marvel Universe! Continue reading ‘Extraordinary X-Men’ Coming from Marvel

Top o’ the Lot: My Favorite X-Team

From time to time Outright Geekery brings you a slanted and biased opinion on some trivially specific topic of geekery. We call it Outright Geekery’s Top o’ the Lot.


X-Men_LogoI freaking love the X-Men! Awesome characters, cool powers, and simply amazing stories have to be the biggest appeal, but the heart of any X-book is the team, the team dynamic, and those great relationships. We all have our favorite X-Teams, and so do I! So, without further ado, we state the obvious, take it to the TV, and hopefully surprise at the end, in Outright Geekery’s Top o’ the Lot: My Favorite X-Teams.


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Review: X-Men #24

After her second issue in charge of the all woman X-title I’ve decided to break my review silence and let everyone know that this is gonna be one of those really inspiring runs that might go unnoticed because it starts at such an arbitrary place in the series. G. Willow Wilson is owning this title. She’s taking on characters as a long time X-Fan I’m very attached to and she’s writing them like a second nature, like she’s been doing it longer than anyone. Storms X-Men are splintered in the dark in a cave that seems to be a mutation itself. With the backs against the wall. This will have you on edge the entire time! Continue reading Review: X-Men #24

Top o’ the Lot: Top 5 Comic Book Couples

Love is in the air for this week’s Top o’ the Lot. In honor of Valentine’s Day, this weeks list is looking at the romantic side of our favorite super heroes by counting down the best of the many relationships which have graced the world of comic books over the years. So without further ado, let’s count down the best comic book couples of all time! Continue reading Top o’ the Lot: Top 5 Comic Book Couples

5 Directions FOX Could Take an X-Men Series

X-Men_LogoNews recently exploded across the internet that the long-rumored X-Men TV series was finally coming to fruition by FOX. While this is great news for TV and X-Men fans alike, there’s a lot of places they could go with this series. Decades of X-Titles, story-lines, and plots are available to FOX, and here’s some great ones that work perfectly for the small screen.

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Preview: Black Vortex Alpha #1

Submit to the Vortex – Your First Look at

GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY & X-MEN: THE BLACK VORTEX ALPHA #1!

Power corrupts. Absolute power corrupts absolutely. What would you give up in your quest for power? What if it cost you your very soul? This February, those questions and more will be answered in Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: The Black Vortex Alpha #1, the first chapter in an epic, out of this world crossover through Guardians of the Galaxy, All-New X-Men, Legendary Star-Lord, Cyclops, Captain Marvel, Nova and Guardians Team-Up! From superstar creators Sam Humphries, Ed McGuinness and Kris Anka comes the opening salvo in an epic cosmic war!

Guardians_of_the_Galaxy_&_X-Men_The_Black_Vortex_Alpha_CoverGUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY & X-MEN: THE BLACK VORTEX ALPHA #1 (DEC140820)
Written by SAM HUMPHRIES
Art by ED MCGUINNESS & KRIS ANKA
Cover by ED MCGUINNESS
Cosmically Enhanced Variant by ANDREA SORRENTINO (DEC140822)
Connecting Variant A by ALEXANDER LOZANO (DEC140821)
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Geeks’ Picks for New Comics: January 7th, 2015

outright-geekery Logo NewNew Comics Wednesday is upon us again, and some of us here at Outright Geekery are running down the top pick on our comic stacks for this week. What are you looking forward to reading this week? Continue reading Geeks’ Picks for New Comics: January 7th, 2015

Marvel Shows Off Black Vortex Variant Covers

Heroes & Villains Receive a Major Upgrade in
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY & X-MEN: THE BLACK VORTEX!

Presenting 9 Epic Variant Covers Featuring “Cosmically Enhanced” Heroes!

Power corrupts. Absolute power corrupts absolutely. What would you give up in your quest for power? What if it cost you your very soul? This February, those questions and more will be answered in the pages Guardians of the Galaxy & X-Men: The Black Vortex, the epic crossover taking place in the pages of Guardians of the Galaxy, All-New X-Men, Legendary Star-Lord, Cyclops, Captain Marvel, Nova and Guardians Team-Up! Continue reading Marvel Shows Off Black Vortex Variant Covers

Preview: AVENGERS & X-MEN: AXIS #6

The Apocalypse Has Begun – Your First Look at AVENGERS & X-MEN: AXIS #6!  

This November, the X-Men are finished cowering in fear. The noble mutant nation is proud to rise up and take their rightful place as Homo Superior in the name of their new leader – Apocalypse! And they’ll put an end to anyone who stands in their way! Today, Marvel is pleased to present your first look at AVENGERS & X-MEN: AXIS #6 from blockbuster creators Rick Remender and Terry Dodson! Prepare for the senses shattering end to Act II: Inversion as the Marvel Universe descends into Act III: New World Disorder!

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