Dark X-Men #2

Writer: Paul Cornell Artist: Leonard Kirk Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: December 9, 2009 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 3
8.2Critic Rating
6.5User Rating

X-MAN, A.K.A. NATE GRAY IS BACK! Sadly, the X-Men that he first encounters are Norman Osborn’s X-Men and they don’t like the idea of an Omega-level mutant that won’t tow the company line. Do they have a chance of defeating X-Man? And if they don’t, what does that mean to Osborn’s agenda? Rated T …$3.99

  • 9.5
    X-Man's Comic Blog - x-man75 Dec 21, 2009

    Considering this is only the second part of this mini, I'm VERY happy with the way things have gone thus far. Thank you Paul, keep up the good work! Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    Comics Bulletin - Dave Wallace Dec 8, 2009

    Even without its excellent final pages, this would still be a very good issue that clearly demonstrates the talents of its writer and artists for anyone who might have missed their prior work together. With those final pages, however, it's especially noteworthy, and I look forward to seeing whether Cornell's breaking of the fourth wall is a device that will extend into future issues or whether it's just being used for this single one-off (yet nonetheless inspired) moment. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comic Book Resources - Chad Nevett Dec 16, 2009

    "Dark X-Men" is a good comic, but the slow pace makes it drag a little. However, Cornell and Kirk's strong character work nearly makes the slower pace worth it as we get to spend more time with this diverse cast and get inside their heads a bit Read Full Review

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