X-Men ’92 – Vol.0- Warzones


Have you watched the X-Men on your TV screen in your childhood? Especially in the 90s?


If the answer is yes, YOU ARE IN LUCK! 😀

Marvel launched last fall a remake of this Animated X-Men into comics for their Secret Wars Special. It’s a mini series with only 4 issues. What is Secret Wars? It’s a special Marvel collection that they describe as the end of the Marvel Universe. All the Universe collide together ! As a big X-Men fan, of course I had to buy this mini series 🙂 Look how sexy they made it (I would totally watch the animated version of these comics to be honest). IMG_6305

My thoughts on it : an explosive fun and nostalgia, surrounded by a great sense of humor! At first, it may seem like it was for only a younger audience, but as I read, I found some pretty deep messages underneath. The most important thing of it all : I was entertained by the story. We are introduced to the main squad with: Storm, Wolverine, Jubilee, Gambit, Rogue, professor Xavier and Cyclops. On a more technical  note, I thought the layering was well made. It offers something very particular to the story: the movement and actions. The attack panels are layered in a way that focus on one main character at a time without having it all over the place. It’s a powerful tool to use especially in these stories involving groups of people.


The highlight of these issues remains the story arc : Nova (the main villain) is thirsty for power and believes that she can change the mutants for the better using brainwashing techniques. It’s like a Clockwork Orange (Wink wink to the review of the book by my boyfriend here) conditioning thing but for mutants. Amazing right?

You’ll see psychic powers against each other, it’s a big melting pot of mental perception and illusions.


My second highlight is discovering the X-Force: DAMN THEY COOL 😀 I really like Psylocke in this ! I’m even more excited to see the Apocalypse movie with her in it.


However,the only downside is in the art section: Gambit is so ugly and I can’t even. LOL It’s just my personal opinion. But Gambit is supposed to be this French flirt and charming. He looks like a complete idiot in this comic series.

After this popular mini series, Marvel announced that they will continue X-Men ’92 series for 2016 woo 🙂

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That’s it for today 😀 You can purchase these issues at your comic stores  or you can get your hands on the Trade Paperback : Indigo/Chapters / Amazon

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7 Comments Add yours

  1. Amy says:

    I’m glad you had such a great time wth these comic Trang! I’ve never been much of a comic reader myself but I am a big XMen fan so the idea behind this miniseries is pretty damn cool! Do you read a lot of comics?

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    1. transhaan says:

      Hihih Yeah I do read a lof of them actually 😀 I started reading them at the same time I start reading novels LOL so..when I was pretty young back when I was still in elementary school ! XMen is my favourite superheroes of all time ❤ #squadgoals

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      1. Amy says:

        That’s so cool! I want to get into graphic novels but I’ve never really tried to find anything I’ll love haha

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  2. BooksatDawn says:

    Loved your added pictures! Really brings the whole review together 😀

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    1. transhaan says:

      Thank you!! 😀 Can’t wait to see your review !I I hope the new Xmen series is gonna be great hahah 🙂 BTW you were tagged for The Harry Potter tag 😀 https://bookidote.wordpress.com/2016/04/04/harry-potter-tag/ I thought you might have missed it !


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