In which Val Cooper remains the club queen of U.S. Intelligence; the Shadow King is a huge jerk; Storm is a badass at any age; Gambit gets off to a surprisingly good start; “flesh and spirit” is the new “body and soul”; and we are guardedly optimistic about an upcoming release.
Unconventional evidence of nefarious influence
Uncanny X-Men #265-267
Storm’s early origins
The Shadow King
A kind of pointless revenge plot
Trouble in space
A great deal of larceny
The debut of Gambit
An unnecessarily complicated plan
Charm, and charm
Our thoughts on the upcoming Legion series
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