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If You Love The X-Men, Read These Comics Next [Mutant Week]
The X-Men has been one of the most popular superhero franchises in comics for more than a generation, and the big screen adaptations helped kick off the current wave of superhero films, including X-Men: Apocalypse, which arrives in North American theaters this weekend. The world of the X-Men is packed with relatable themes, from the simple school setting to more complex ideas about alienation and persecution. If you love the X-Men and what they stand for, here are five of the best independent comics that reflect the themes and message of Charles Xavier’s gifted students.
ECCC Laughs at Itself in the Webcomic ‘Tales from the Con’
This weekend, comic book fans and pros are flocking to Seattle for Emerald City Comicon. It's a magical time, when the aisles are lined with quarter bins and fans can tell their favorite writers exactly where their comics went wrong. Conventions aren't everyone's cup of Seattle coffee, but ECCC knows that some of us wouldn't trade the long lines, over-caffeinated cosplayers and weird fan-pro inte
‘GMAN: Cape Crisis’ Gets Online Video Game
The latest installment of Chris Giarrusso's new super hero series at Image Comics, "G-MAN: Cape Crisis," is going multimedia with a Flash-based online game now playable at Giarrusso's Web site. It's a simple enough game, but it does expand on some more...
Link Ink — Revolutionary Smurfs, Classic Covers, Tom & Jerry
-- You've never seen Care Bears and Smurfs like this before -- a hilarious cartoon mashup of all your childhood favorites in some serious roles. -- Artist Chris Giarrusso's got way more than "Mini Marvels" under his belt -- check out these classic comic book cover tributes in his Facebook gallery...