Uncanny X-Men #509

Uncanny X-Men #509

Writer: Matt Fraction Artist: Greg Land Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: April 29, 2009 Cover Price: $2.99 Critic Reviews: 5
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The X-Men get up to the delicate art of living as the Sisterhood plan their imminent demise. The Science Team gets to work, trying very hard not to kill one another first. Simon Trask gains traction in the California state legislature, muscling PROPOSITION X to an emergency ballot vote. If it passes, mutants past and present, powered and otherwise, won't be allowed to breed... all this and a friend returns as a foe and ready for murder. Oh, things are getting ugly. Rated T …$2.99

  • 8.0
    IGN - Daniel Schmergel Apr 29, 2009

    Meanwhile, Land's art continues to impress, despite his detractors' protestations. While this may not be the perfect X-Men book, it's quite solid, and once more of his plots reach fruition, Fraction may end up being the definitive X-Men writer of this generation. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    The Comic Addiction - Antony Ellis Apr 29, 2009

    Now that Madeline and her group have made their first move, I’m intrigued to see how their endgame develops and plays out. I’ll be especially excited if this develops with Uncanny pulling double duty over the next couple of months – I’m greedy like that! Read Full Review

  • 6.5
    Comic Book Bin - Patrick Brub Apr 30, 2009

    Bottom line, your standard super-hero stuff with an artist bend on showing you every X-Women and X-Vilainess more feminine attributes. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Weekly Comic Book Review - Kyle Posluszny Apr 29, 2009

    Uncanny X-Men #509 is a step in the right direction in almost every way. The flaws still prove to be distracting, but the good manages to outweigh the bad for once. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    Comics Bulletin - Charles Webb Apr 28, 2009

    If you liked this review, be sure to check out more of the authors work at Monster In Your Veins Read Full Review

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