Dark X-Men: The Beginning #2

Writer: Paul Cornell Artist: Leonard Kirk Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: July 29, 2009 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 1
4.9Critic Rating
6.0User Rating

UTOPIA TIE-IN Who are the Dark X-Men and how did they come to be? FIND OUT HERE! Each issue has 3 11-page stories, each dedicated to one of the Dark X-Men and how they came to be part of the team. This first two issues focus on Emma Frost, Mimic, Cloak & Dagger, Daken, Weapon X and Dark Beast! Rated A …$3.99

  • 8.0
    Major Spoilers - Matthew Peterson Aug 8, 2009

    " That moment alone pushes this one higher than it probably would have been in and of itself, continuing a string of "Utopia" issues that hit the mark squarely. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Weekly Comic Book Review - Kyle Posluszny Jul 29, 2009

    I enjoyed the first Dark X-MenThe Beginning book quite a bit more than the second. That said, the second is worth checking out if you're a fan of the characters. If you aren't a fan, then by all means skip Dark X-MenThe Beginning #2, since there's nothing in the book that absolutely must be read in order to get more out of the Utopia storyline. Read Full Review

  • 4.5
    IGN - Bryan Joel Jul 29, 2009

    If you'd hoped that the chain of poor X-Men anthology issues would be broken by introducing the motley crew of Dark X-Men, that's clearly not the case. Issue #2 proves that there's little to nothing a behind-the-scenes recruitment drive can add to the "Utopia" crossover, especially since this new team has already debuted and their answers to Osborn's invitations are already set in stone. Read Full Review

  • 2.0
    Comic Book Resources - Chad Nevett Jul 27, 2009

    (For the first three pages of each story, check out CBR's preview!) Read Full Review

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