Professor X

  • LEGION: SEASON 1 1

    LEGION: SEASON 1

    AndersonVision Best TV of 2017: #3 – Legion: Season One (FX) LEGION REVIEWED “Legion” shouldn’t have worked. Outside of very limited comic appearances, the character never worked. Legion co-creator Chris Claremont attempted to kill him off when ending his legendary X-Men run. It didn’t take. Later comic artists tried...
  • LOGAN 3

    LOGAN

    LOGAN REVIEWED “Logan” is a film that I sat on covering for a bit. Thanks to a few unpleasant emails and deadline threats, I’ve decided to finally talk about it. Judging by the amount of man wank online, I’m assuming that the entire Internet has seen it by now....
  • THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 39 - THE JUGGERNAUT 5

    THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 39 – THE JUGGERNAUT

    Chapter 39 Cain Marko began life as Charles Xavier’s step-brother. Xavier and Marko’s parents worked at a nuclear test site in New Mexico and the two young men never got along. Over time, Kurt Marko favors Charles Xavier and starts to abuse his son. The general disdain between the...
  • THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 31 - SAGE 11

    THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 31 – SAGE

      Chapter 31 Sage was one of the first mutants that Professor X found when building his original X-Men. Sage was much older and far well versed in her abilities. So, Professor X sent her to spy on the Hellfire Club operating under the name Tessa. Professor X spent...
  • THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 25 - JUBILEE IS THE BEST 19

    THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 25 – JUBILEE IS THE BEST

      Chapter 25 Jubilee is the best. While I thought she was an annoying kid sidekick when I was an annoying kid, history has turned Jubilation Lee into one of the most well-rounded mutants still appearing in comics. Jubilee begins life as a teenage orphan hiding out in a...
  • THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 19 – WELCOME TO THE X-MEN, KITTY PRYDE 27

    THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 19 – WELCOME TO THE X-MEN, KITTY PRYDE

      Chapter 19 Kitty Pryde was introduced as part of Marvel Editorial dictating certain changes to X-Men. Specifically, the book was supposed to portray a school for mutants. That’s why the book suddenly shifted from the end of the Proteus arc and to the X-Men rushing back to America...
  • THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 18 – THUNDERBIRD'S LAST STAND 38

    THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 18 – THUNDERBIRD’S LAST STAND

      Chapter 18 Thunderbird represents a peculiar turning point in the X-Men mythos. There was a decision in the mid 1970s to turn X-Men into an international book that prominently featured minorities. The intention was that to join the X-Men, the characters would have to pass an entrance exam....
  • THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 17 – SUNFIRE 45

    THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 17 – SUNFIRE

      Chapter 17 Shiro Yashida was born the son of a woman exposed to toxic radiation at Hiroshima. While he was father as a UN Ambassador, young Shiro grew to hate the US for what they did to Hiroshima. Eventually, his mother died and young Shiro noticed that he...
  • THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 12 – BANSHEE BEGINS A LONG LINE OF ACCENT HEAVY CHARACTERS 52

    THE X-MEN PROJECT: CHAPTER 12 – BANSHEE BEGINS A LONG LINE OF ACCENT HEAVY CHARACTERS

      Chapter 12 Sean Cassidy has played many roles within the Marvel Universe. Young Irish rogue, Interpol agent, early X-Men mind controlled villain, wealthy heir, detective, Castle owner, team member, consort of Dr. Moira MacTaggert and research assistant at the Muir Isle Center. We meet The Banshee, as he takes...