In which X-Force carries on the New Mutants’ tradition of property damage; a lot of people have infiltrated Helicarriers; G.W. Bridge makes it weird; Gamesmaster returns to no particular end; and we go back in time to cover the origins of Chris Bradley.
- The deaths of several Worthingtons
- X-Force #55-56
- X-Men Unlimited #8
- A legacy of explosions
- Uncanny X-Men #333 (briefly) (again)
- A heist
- Several of the many characters who had successfully infiltrated Helicarriers as of 1996
- Dum Dum Dugan
- Contessa Valentina Allegra de Fontaine
- The glory days off LASER tag
- Church fights
- The Weisman Institute for the Criminally Insane (more) (again)
- How to pronounce “Risque”
- Chris Bradley
- Hans Jensen
- Nostalgia goggles and their absence
- Civilian awareness of cosmic Marvel
- Asgard, Oklahoma
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In which there is a whole, whole lot going on; we continue to have no use for Michael Rossi; Wolverine should be an advice columnist; Forge makes bold fashion choices; the health of a timeline is directly tied to the awesomeness of Storm’s hair; and the X-Men get their first dark-future refugee.
- Dire Wraiths
- Uncanny X-Men #182-188
- Just how much story can be shoehorned into seven issues
- A dubious Silent Hill metaphor
- The people in Rogue’s head
- Inexorable momentum
- Several profoundly uncomfortable conversations
- Parallel narrative in comics
- Being friends with Wolverine
- Casual enmity
- Miles’s X-doppelganger
- Tiny shorts
- Chekhov’s Raygun
- Rachel Summers (again)
- Timeline disambiguation
- Rachel disambiguation
- “Lifedeath: A Love Story”
- Storm, powers, and identity
- X-Men Mad-Libs
- Hound marks
- X-Men: The End
Next Week: THE DEMON BEAR SAGA!
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