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Powers of X #1-6 - Complete Mini-series Cover Checklist

House of X and Powers of X (Ten) are two parts of a major Marvel Universe crossover event leading up to the Dawn of X relaunch. In House of X, we’re introduced to a new version of Charles Xavier’s dream alongside Magneto, Jean Grey, Cyclops, and Wolverine. In Powers of X, we’re told the story of the entirety of Mutant history, all the way through to the future.


The titles will release on an alternating basis, sharing a series of pivotal events that take place over the course of a month. At the conclusion of House of X and Powers of X, we’re going to have to reevaluate how we understood all of the classic X-Men tales. These rotating mini-series are sure to create massive ripples for all of mutant kind.

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Marauders #1 (2019) - Complete Cover Checklist

Marauders #1 sets sail with an interesting spin on a new group of mutant superhero teams appearing in the Dawn of X story arc. In Marauders, we’re introduced to a team led by Captain Kate Pryde, featuring Storm, Pyro, Bishop and Iceman on a nautical adventure through the new Mutantscape. In an interesting twist, our heroes are funded by an unexpected benefactor… Emme Frost and the Hellfire Trading Company! With stories by Gerry Duggan, and artwork by Matteo Lolli, things are going to get wild on the high seas, for sure!

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X-Force #1 (2019) - Complete Cover Checklist

One of the most popular Mutant team spinoffs of the 1990’s, Rob Liefeld’s X-Force introduced a dynamic new spin to the Mutantverse. I remember when these characters made their first appearances in New Mutants, only to be spun off into its own title months later. In this post X world, where everything is being reimagined, the latest addition of the X-Force brings us a roster of Beast, Black Tom Cassidy, Domino, Jean Grey, Kid Omega, Sage, & everyone’s favorite cigar smoking mutant, Wolverine! In this iteration, team X-Force are going to act as the mutant world’s CIA. Given all of the fallout from the X story arcs, it looks like the X-Force has a lot of work cut out for them!

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New Mutants #1 (2019) - Complete Cover Checklist

In the 1980’s, there was one name that came to mind when you thought of the X-Men and Marvel’s Mutantverse, and that was Chris Claremont. Having written some of the most famous stories to ever grace the pages of the original mutant superhero squad, Claremont branched out and formed a new team… The New Mutants, which went on to evolve into X-Force. In this latest iteration of the superhero team, in a post X world, the New Mutants consist of Sunspot, Wolfsbane, Mirage, Karma, Magik, Cypher, Chamber, & Mondo. With their trademark youthful exuberance, and a bit of dark edge, and a mission that takes them into outer space (alongside the Starjammers), New Mutants is sure to bring a cool spin to the landscape with some great stories by Ed Brisson & Jonathan Hickman, and beautiful cover/internal art by Rod Reis.

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The Flash #750 - Complete Cover Checklist

The Flash #750 - Complete Cover Checklist

Following in the footsteps of fellow Justice Leaguers: Superman, Batman, & Wonder Woman, the Scarlet Speedster gets his own landmark release with Flash #750! The Flash always seems to be in the middle of any major DC story arcs, and he’s one of the “Mount Rushmore” super-heroes in the DC catalog. In Flash #750, we get the culmination of the 'Flash Age’ story arc that began in Flash #50. The Speed Force is wreaking havoc on Barry Allen, and a new villain, Paradox, is introduced to us along with his herald, Godspeed. Will Barry be able to overcome his latest nemesis? Check out Flash #750 to find out! Also in this issue, you’ll find Flash stories spanning the entire history of The Flash, written by Geoff Johns, Francis Manapul, Brian Buccellato, Marv Wolfman, Scott Lobdell, & Joshua Williamson.

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Fallen Angels #1 (2019) - Complete Cover Checklist

It is the Dawn of X and there is another team of mutants being introduced to us in this shakeup of the Mutantverse. In Fallen Angels #1, this latest incarnation of the superhuman group features Psylocke, Cable, & X-23 on a mission for vengeance laced with dark undertones. Focusing on lesser used characters, this series, written by Bryan Hill with art by Szymon Kudranski and a main cover by Ashley Witter, will flesh out the back stories of these three heroes. If you like your comics light and fluffy, look elsewhere! This book is sure to explore the darker side of the Mutantverse.

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Excalibur #1 (2019) - Complete Cover Checklist

In Excalibur #1, we find that the reimagining of the Marvel Mutantverse extends across the pond to jolly old England. Captain Britain, in her quest to protect the Kingdom of Avalon from the war being waged in the Otherworld, leads a team featuring Rogue, Gambit, Rictor, Jubilee, and…. Apocalypse! Written by Tini Howard, with art by Marcus To, and a main cover by Mahmud A. Asrar, Excalibur is going to explore the new spin on the Mutantverse from a Eurocentric angle. Will Betsy Braddock live up to the mantle of Captain Britain? Will this team come together to protect Avalon? Pick up the new Excalibur volume to find out!

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Wonder Woman #750 - Complete Cover Checklist

From her first appearance in All Star Comics #8 in 1941 to her ascendency into the Trinity of DC Comics (along with Batman & Superman), Wonder Woman has been a key figure in the DC Universe. This Princess of Themyscira, originally introduced as an American patriot, is getting the well-deserved royal treatment that we’ve already seen bestowed upon the other members of DCs premier triumvirate of heroes. Much like Action Comics #1000 and Detective Comics #1000, Wonder Woman #750 is getting a feature release from DC, with myriad publisher & retailer variant covers. Getting to issue #750 has taken a more winding road than the other two landmark issues, with more than a few different volumes over the decades, but this honor is an important milestone in the comic universe.

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House of X #1-6 - Complete Mini-series Cover Checklist

House of X and Powers of X (Ten) are two parts of a major Marvel Universe crossover event leading up to the Dawn of X relaunch. In House of X, we’re introduced to a new version of Charles Xavier’s dream alongside Magneto, Jean Grey, Cyclops, and Wolverine. In Powers of X, we’re told the story of the entirety of Mutant history, all the way through to the future.


The titles will release on an alternating basis, sharing a series of pivotal events that take place over the course of a month. At the conclusion of House of X and Powers of X, we’re going to have to reevaluate how we understood all of the classic X-Men tales. These rotating mini-series are sure to create massive ripples for all of mutant kind.

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