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  • Jean Grey’s Telling on Herself Again in X-Men #4

    Jean Grey’s Telling on Herself Again in X-Men #4

    Though the X-Men’s more bombastic melodramatics have often pulled focus in Marvel’s recent comics — like the mutants declaring themselves the new rulers of Mars — there have been other, smaller details suggesting important developments that have yet to fully play out on the page. Take, for example, Jean Grey’s return to using her own…


  • X-Men’s Brood Are What Brood X Nightmares Are Made Of

    X-Men’s Brood Are What Brood X Nightmares Are Made Of

    People’s longstanding fear of swarming insects like cicadas is enshrined in our pop culture. For years we’ve reimagined bugs as everything from larger-than-life creatures poised to take over the planet to hyper-intelligent mimics hellbent on supplanting humanity. Now, with millions of the United States’ Brood X cicadas digging their way out of the ground, it’s…