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Imagine If… – Episode 123 Green Lantern Month Part 2 – Marvel Twilight

Chris, Rafa, and Mitch continue Green Lantern Month talking about the spinner rack for #NewComicBookDay and then cast the Kyle Rayner’s saga from Emerald Twilight to Zero Hour in the Marvel Universe.

So if you ever wonder”What If?”, or utter the words “Just Imagine”, or love to argue “Who Would Win?” then this is the podcast for you. Let Chris and Mitch take you to another world, another time, and instruct you to “Imagine If…”.

Late Gamer Plays Apex Legends

A Review From Hidai Moya

Coming seemingly out of nowhere to upend the Battle Royale genre & shocking everyone by it’s amazing quality, superb gameplay mechanics, & free-to-play price, it’s the most satisfying time I’ve ever had with a BR game. I would’ve happily paid anywhere between $30-40 to play this, it’s that good. It does so much so right, from the re-spawn system, the color coded weapon/ammunition system that takes all the guess work out of ones inventory to the sublimely effortless pings system that lets squads communicate with one another without a mic, it’s absolutely bewildering that no one else did what this has done until now. The idiosyncratic hero abilities are noteworthy as well as the inclusion of heavy verticality in its map. It’s easily the front runner for Best Multiplayer Game of 2019. Grade A-

Chris’ Comic Book Corner: Uncanny X-Men 13

A Review From Christopher Franey

“We’re together again.  Now we need a reason why.”  I love how each issue so far has started with a black page and a narration box, it is just so edgy, dig it man.  So here we are with issue 13 of Uncanny X-Men which is part 3 of This is Forever.  I want to give a shout out to the art team for this arc as they have really created a gritty style that does make it feel like this is dangerous and end times worthy. 

So the book starts off and we can see that the remaining X-Men are hiding out at Harry’s Hideaway (longtime bar/hangout for the X-Men) and Havok is reminding them that they have nothing.  Cyclops comes up and drops his list of what they should do, and wow what a list: 

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What is interesting about this list, to me, is that Magneto and the New Mutants are on it…haven’t they been allies?  So those should be some interesting confrontations when they happen, hopefully.  I do like the depth of this list going back to the O5 Marvel Age villains Factor Three, holy cow True Believer.  I also like how the team reacts to this and thinks of it as a Suicide Pact or a Kill List…not giving much credit to their belief in Scott.

What I find funny is how it was Wolverine who suggests that it is a kill list and before Scott’s death, one of Scott’s “sins” was the final solution provided by his X-Force team, which also had Wolvie.  Aside from that the moment comes the big question, who will follow Scott?  All of them because that is what X-Men do!  Luckily Wolverine finds a bag with some old costumes and the team is now ready to look the part. 

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So the X-Men go to the top of the list for their hunt…Dark Beast.  Now I know some eagle eyed readers will wonder wasn’t he killed during Bendis’ Run?  Yes, how he has returned? Comics.  So now that that is out of the way here is one major showdown that just has that “Terminator” vibe to it that this is serious business, but the sad part is that Jaime, Multiple Man, is once again the character that these evil fractions are choosing to experiment on.  This was a hard moment in the book because Jaime knows that this dupe is in major pain and is about to die, so in order to get those memories he will have to suffer that pain and death as well.  I will tell you, this was the first time I actually valued Jaime’s sacrifice/death…I mean most of the time it gets played off that it was just a dupe, but Matthew Rosenberg made me care…jerk.

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The X-Men with Jaime’s help are finally able to track down and confront Dark Beast (Evil-Hank?) and they just go after him.  Dark Beast does his best to hold them off, even showing off all the body modifications that he has done to himself, some Doc Ock looking arms and shields that he can make from his body.  Evil Hank has really lost it, but I like that this really puts him up there with Mr. Sinister (who is on the list as well) as one of those villains that can’t be stopped, real deadly stuff. 

The new team manages to take him down, and they do really good considering how fast they have come together and have no danger room to practice in.  Magik has a great moment on how to take Dark Beast down with her abilities and magic usage as well.  Once Dark Beast is down Jaime wants to kill him, but Scott stops him and says, “And we have to be better than him.”  This is awesome to hear coming from Scott, looks like the 90’s suit is bringing back the heroic Cyclops.  Plus we get to see some savage Wolverine which was nice.

I like the conversation between Alex and Scott as it really shows how acceptable it would be to be a “no prisoners” team but Scott reminds them that it is about hope, which then gets word played as we see the news talking bad about mutants and then showing footage of the MLF (Mutant Liberation Front) breaking in and attacking a facility that is holding the “Anti-Mutant Vaccine.”  The art is a little strained on the last panel, in my opinion, but we can see from the captions that Hope and Banshee are helping the MLF…say it isn’t so!?!?!

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For the first time in a long time this feels like the X-Men, backs to the wall, but still keeping that “Never Say Die” attitude.  I’m not complaining about the state the books have been in the last 15 years (since Astonishing) but this is great to see where they are heading.  I’ve enjoyed Cyclops’ Odyssey and I like that since he has returned from death, he is taking what is left of the X-Men and making it count…or as he would say, set it right.  Rosenberg and team deliver another fantastic issue and I give it high markings with 5 out of 5 dupes, so as always read on and Excelsior!