140 – Unto Us a Retcon Is Given (feat. Dennis Hopeless)

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In which writer Dennis Hopeless returns to the show for an informal introduction to the (first) mutant messiah; Cable is the best-case retcon scenario; Summerses don’t get to retire; calculating relative character age remains functionally impossible; Cable is Marsha to Stryfe’s Jan; and there’s probably already a Gilbert & Sullivan operetta about all of this. X-PLAINED:… Continue reading 140 – Unto Us a Retcon Is Given (feat. Dennis Hopeless)

As Mentioned in Episode 81 – The Kids Are All Right, with Dennis Hopeless

Listen to the episode here. LINKS & FURTHER READING Dennis Hopeless is delightful. Go follow him on Twitter. We are seriously never gonna stop preaching the gospel of X-Men: Season One. Actually, all of Dennis’s X-books are great. Here are some of our particular favorites: X-Men: Season One (Yes, twice in one list. It’s that good.)… Continue reading As Mentioned in Episode 81 – The Kids Are All Right, with Dennis Hopeless

81 – The Kids Are All Right, with Dennis Hopeless

In which we sit down with one of our favorite writers to talk about his upcoming series; the X-teens take to the road; Season One is kind of Friday Night Lights; good relationships make good stories; and we are really excited for All-New X-Men. X-PLAINED: Genesis (Evan Sabahnur) Dennis Hopeless Secret origins of X-Men: Season… Continue reading 81 – The Kids Are All Right, with Dennis Hopeless