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X-STATIX

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X-Statix

type:
Book
Current Status:
In Season
author:
Peter Milligan
genre:
Fiction

We gave it an A

. Superheroes as squabbling egomaniacs playing for publicity, money, and groupies: Writer Peter Milligan has taken a ragtag bunch of ”mutants” formerly known as X-Force and turned their tale into a razor-sharp media critique with hyperbolic dialogue (”We should be the team that dilemmas forgot, Vivisector. Dead Girls’s right”). The art by Mike Allred is equally original: intentionally flat, stiff figures in static panels that can look like small paintings. Pop art for now people