Uncanny X-Men #502

Writer: Matt Fraction, Ed Brubaker Artist: Greg Land Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: September 17, 2008 Critic Reviews: 4 User Reviews: 4
5.9Critic Rating
6.6User Rating

The hunters become the hunted as the X-Men let the Hellfire Cult know they won't be going down without a fight. Beast brings a special guest star to visit the Cult's latest victim. And, Cyclops and Karma chalk up a victim of their own.

  • 7.0
    Chuck's Comic Of The Day - Chuck Sep 22, 2008

    The foundation is in place for bigger and better things - but the question remains, can "Uncanny" make a return to past glories and carve out its own place at the top? Read Full Review

  • 6.1
    IGN - Jesse Schedeen Sep 17, 2008

    This is not what I hoped for or wanted from the new direction of Uncanny X-Men. The series desperately needs a new artist and more ambitious plots to work with. As it stands now, I can name half a dozen X-books I'd rather be reading than this supposed flagship title. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - Christopher Power Sep 16, 2008

    I'm looking forward to seeing the next issue. Hopefully more about the Red Queen will be revealed. Read Full Review

  • 4.5
    Comic Book Revolution - Rokk Krinn Sep 20, 2008

    Uncanny X-Men #502 was another technically deficient read. Fraction offers up a poorly crafted issue that presents nothing more than a rather unoriginal and a bit dull read. I would not recommend that you waste your money on this title. The only readers who will get a kick out of this issue are big Matt Fraction fans or die-hard X-Men. Read Full Review

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