Generation X #85

Writer: Christina Strain Artist: Amilcar Pinna Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: December 20, 2017 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 7
7.3Critic Rating
7.6User Rating

OG Gen X Part 1
You've been asking for it! You've been waiting for it! And now it's here...the original Generation X is back! But this is no happy reunion for any of them. Their former teammate Monet is now bonded to her brother, the vampiric mutant called Emplate. Will Jubilee, Chamber, and Husk be able to save Monet? Or is she forever lost to her brother's curse?
Rated T+

  • 8.6
    Comic Watch - Ivan Alino Jan 8, 2018

    Generation X #85 is a flawed book but Strain still managed to write a consistent characterization of each of the cast, developed new pairing that doesn't feel forced and kept things exciting. The more interesting part is that she is now starting to focus and address each of the characters issues and conflicts she had built from the start. The saving grace and exciting part of this arc would be the upcoming final showdown between the original Generation X and their former classmate M. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Monkeys Fighting Robots - Brandon J. Griffin Dec 23, 2017

    Generation-X isn't a perfect book, but it's certainly enjoyable. What X-Men fan doesn't love the little guys? The mutants with silly powers? They're an important portion of the mutant population. Hopefully this isn't the last we see of Christina Strain at Marvel. Read Full Review

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