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Say what you will about Dai Thomas; the man is thorough.
The Crazy Gang tries so hard.
These dudes really really seem like they must be a reference to something, but we were unable to dig up a clear source.
Also how we found Kyle.
She may be the evil dictator of a crypto-Nazi dystopian Earth, but damned if Sat-Yr-Nin doesn’t have great hair.
It’s kind of charming how petty Brian gets when he’s feeling self-righteous.
Sidney Crumb is ill.
I’m’a let you finish, X-Men, but this is the best team in the Marvel Universe.
Captain Britain is a superhero comic that is also an extended metaphor that is also a superhero comic.
One more Technet group shot, just because.
Brian Braddock summed up in a single panel.
The Cherubim. Don’t get too attached–they’re super doomed.
Captain U.K. and her therapy mullet.
Meanwhile at Stately Braddock Manor…
The real superpower is adherence to narrow beauty standards, but flight is also pretty cool.
This sequence really needs to be set to the Benny Hill theme.
Oldest trap in the book.
MORE TECHNET! It’s Technet Christmas!
There’s probably a universe where Captain Britain is in fact a girl gang, and that’s the universe where I want to live.
Fridging summed up in a single panel.
Remember that time the protagonist, a superhero, straight-up smashed a dude’s head in with a boulder? Because that definitely happened in this comic.
Don’t quit your day job, kid.
Hardboiled gangster Meggan is the goddamn best.
No, seriously, there should be a whole comic that’s just about the two of them doing this.
That RICK sound effect, tho.
And they all lived happily ever after, but not really, because that doesn’t make for a very interesting ongoing series.
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In which we continue our coverage of pre-Excalibur Captain Britain; S.T.R.I.K.E. is D.U.C.K. is W.H.O.; the R.C.X. is one lapse in judgment away from on-the-job cosplay; Meggan levels up; your name will never be as cool as Doctor Crocodile’s; Technet writes their own cold opens; and we announce the upcoming debut of Jay & Miles X-Plain the X-Men!
- A large number of acronyms
- Jay & Miles X-Plain the X-Men
- Mighty World of Marvel #14-16
- Captain Britain #1-14
- The aftermath of the Jaspers Warp
- Inspector Dai Thomas
- How to work out a superhero’s secret identity
- The Crazy Gang (more) (again)
- Captain Britain’s costume
- Sidney Crumb
- Gatecrasher’s Technet (more) (again)
- Kaptain Briton
- The R.C.X.
- Agents Gabriel & Michael
- The Warpies
- The Cherubim
- Meggan (more) (again)
- Doctor Crocodile
- Jamie Braddock
- Betsy Braddock’s short and calamitous tenure as Captain Britain
- Women in Refrigerators
- Our thoughts on the X-movies
- Mutant heredity
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