AJ’s Readathon
545. Ultimate X-Men #38“Blockbuster: Part 5”December 2003 Part 14/16
Writer: Brian BendisArtist: David Finch
Plot: Wolverine awakens in a Weapon X tube but this turns out to be Xavier shifting through his memories. They spot Wolverine’s ‘wife’ in his Weapon X memory. Wolverine expresses he can sense the hate on him for abandoning Cyclops throughout the mansion and Xavier still invites him to stay. Wolverine leaves and Xavier contacts Nick Fury about the situation and Fury orders the X-Men not to get involved and says if Wolverine doesn’t stand down he will take action! Wolverine enters the dining area and the X-Men all seem surprised to see him. Later he steps outside for some air and Jean comes to say she doesn’t forgive him. She convinces him to stay and to start making amends for his mistakes than running for them but they are interrupted when she senses a presence. Before Wolverine can react, Jean hovers into the sky. A Weapon X helicopter is monitoring the mansion from afar and Jean’s phoenix persona takes control again and incinerates the helicopter!
Buy Pile Rating: Trade (2)Story: Good civillian issue that brings the X-Men slowly back into the plot. Love the arc but glad it’ll be over in an issue.Art: Great. Love Finch.
New To My Readathon:
None
Comic Collected In: Ultimate X-Men v7: Blockbuster TP
Next: December 2003 Part 15/16

AJ’s Readathon

545. Ultimate X-Men #38
“Blockbuster: Part 5

December 2003 Part 14/16

Writer: Brian Bendis
Artist: David Finch

Plot: Wolverine awakens in a Weapon X tube but this turns out to be Xavier shifting through his memories. They spot Wolverine’s ‘wife’ in his Weapon X memory. Wolverine expresses he can sense the hate on him for abandoning Cyclops throughout the mansion and Xavier still invites him to stay. Wolverine leaves and Xavier contacts Nick Fury about the situation and Fury orders the X-Men not to get involved and says if Wolverine doesn’t stand down he will take action! Wolverine enters the dining area and the X-Men all seem surprised to see him. Later he steps outside for some air and Jean comes to say she doesn’t forgive him. She convinces him to stay and to start making amends for his mistakes than running for them but they are interrupted when she senses a presence. Before Wolverine can react, Jean hovers into the sky. A Weapon X helicopter is monitoring the mansion from afar and Jean’s phoenix persona takes control again and incinerates the helicopter!

Buy Pile Rating: Trade (2)
Story: Good civillian issue that brings the X-Men slowly back into the plot. Love the arc but glad it’ll be over in an issue.
Art: Great. Love Finch.

New To My Readathon:

  • None

Comic Collected In: Ultimate X-Men v7: Blockbuster TP

Next: December 2003 Part 15/16

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