X-Men #179

Writer: Peter Milligan Artist: Salvador Larroca Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: December 14, 2005 Critic Reviews: 3
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"HOUSE ARREST" Part 3 (of 3)
With their world having been turned upside down by the events of House of M, the X-Men find themselves at their absolute lowest. However, it looks like help has arrived, from the most unlikely of allies!

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - Shaun Manning Dec 18, 2005

    With the Decimation story arcs following up on House of M, the necessary shake up in status quo is bound to provoke some unexpected developments. Such is the case with X-Men, and this title is a must for followers of the mutant crusade. But X-Men is still underperformingit is outpaced by the several Decimation miniseries and also by the surprisingly clever New X-Men. In a Marvel Universe turned on its ear, there is no excuse for a comic that is merely good. X-Men should be Astonishing. It should be Uncanny. But it seems without the hyperbole of its sister titles, the adjectiveless X-Men aspires only to mediocrity. Read Full Review

  • 5.0
    Comics Bulletin - Kelvin Green Dec 18, 2005

    So again, this title has made me fail in my job as a reviewer, as Im really not sure if its any good or not. I think the odd stylistic quirks may be deliberate, but even if so, Im not sure they work as intended, and the surreal and detached feel they give the comic as a whole does not, for me, make for a generally enjoyable read. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    Comics Bulletin - Shawn Hill Dec 18, 2005

    Its time to get a grip on these two. Cmon, Milligan, wow me. Youve got an X-book. Time to do something with it. Read Full Review

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