Cultural Wormhole

Antony and Paul close out the year with a look at the final Month in X for 2017. Also, the guys look forward to 2018 with a whole lot of X-Buzz to discuss. Oh, and welcome back, Jean. You've been sorely missed.

Month in X - December 2017
X-Men: Grand Design #1
Cable #152
Weapon X #12
Old Man Logan #32
All-New Wolverine #28
Uncanny Avengers #30
Iceman #8
Generation X #85
Astonishing X-Men #6
X-Men: Blue #17 & 18
X-Men: Gold #17 & 18
Jean Grey #10
Phoenix Resurrection: Return of Jean Grey #1

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole podcast David and Paul discuss the latest chapter in the Skywalker saga - Star Wars: The Last Jedi. 

(Did we say spoilers? Because there will be SPOILERS!!!)

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole podcast David and Paul begin their look of the Kieron Gillen era of the main Star Wars ongoing comic book series. Plus, they discuss the rest of the comics that came out over the past few months from a galaxy far, far away.

Star Wars Issues

Jedi of the Republic: Mace Windu #2 - 4
Darth Vader #6 - 9
Doctor Aphra #12 - 14
Star Wars Annual #3
Star Wars #36 - 39
Poe Dameron #19 - 21
Journey to Star Wars The Last Jedi - Captain Phasma #2 - 4

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In this episode of X-Nation, Antony and Paul spend a bit of time talking about all the X-Buzz that dropped this past month. Plus the guys discuss the mutant books that were published during Month in X for November 2017.

Month in X - November 2017
Weapon X #11
Old Man Logan #30 & 31
All-New Wolverine #27
Cable #151
Uncanny Avengers #29
U.S. Avengers #12
Iceman #7
Jean Grey #9
Generation X #8 & 9
Astonishing X-Men #5
X-Men: Gold #15
X-Men: Blue #15
X-Men: Gold #16
X-Men: Blue #16

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In this episode of X-Nation Antony and Paul discuss the latest news in the X-Buzz and Marvel Legacy spurs the launch many new story arcs for the Month in X - October 2017.

Month in X - October 2017
Weapon X #9 - 10
All-New Wolverine #25 - 26
Old Man Logan #29
U.S. Avengers #11
Uncanny Avengers #28
Cable #150
Iceman #6
Jean Grey #8
Generation X #7
Astonishing X-Men #4
X-Men: Gold #13
X-Men: Blue #13
X-Men: Gold #14
X-Men: Blue #14

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In this installment of X-Nation, Antony and Paul have a pair of returning characters to talk about. Plus, the Month in X gives them many story arc conclusions to discuss in preparation for next month's big Marvel Legacy promotional push. The guys end the show by taking a look back at the first six months of the most recent X-Men reboot.

Month in X - September 2017
Cable #5
Weapon X #8
Old Man Logan #28
All-New Wolverine #24
U.S.Avengers #10
Uncanny Avengers #27
Generation X #6
Iceman #5
Jean Grey #7
Astonishing X-Men #3
X-Men: Blue #11 & 12
X-Men: Gold #11 & 12
Marvel Legacy #1

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In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, David and Paul see the debut of the new Darth Vader series and mini-series starring Mace Windu and Captain Phasma. Plus, they are treated to annual issues from Doctor Aphra and Poe Dameron.

Star Wars Issues
Darth Maul #4 - 5
Mace Windu #1
Darth Vader #1 - 5
Star Wars: Rogue One - Cassian & K-2SO #1
Doctor Aphra #7
Star Wars #32
Doctor Aphra #8
Doctor Aphra Annual #1
Doctor Aphra #9 - 11
Star Wars #33 - 35
Poe Dameron Annual #1
Poe Dameron #16 - 18
Journey to Star Wars: The Last Jedi - Captain Phasma #1

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In this installment of X-Nation, Antony and Paul say "so long" to Weapons of Mutant Destruction and Secret Empire. Plus, the guys talk about the Generations one-shot issues that star some of their favorite mutants.

Month in X - August 2017
Totally Awesome Hulk #22
Weapon X #7
Old Man Logan #27
U.S. Avengers #9
Uncanny Avengers #26
Cable #4
Iceman #4
All-New Wolverine #23
Generations: Wolverine & All-New Wolverine #1
Generations: Phoenix & Jean Grey #1
Jean Grey #5 & 6
Generation X #5
X-Men: Blue #9 & 10
X-Men: Gold #9 & 10
Astonishing X-Men #2

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It's genre mash-up time, folks! In this episode of the Cultural Wormhole Podcast, Antony and Paul take Redneck from Image Comics and World Reader from AfterShock Comics on the Three Issue Test Drive.

Three Issue Test Drive - Redneck #1 - 3 and World Reader #1 - 3.

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It's a month full of crossovers! Antony and Paul have got Weapons of Mutant Destruction and Secret Empire to discuss in the Month in X for July 2017. They also focus the totality of their psychic powers to review new Astonishing X-Men #1. But befor all of that, the boys talk about all of the news tied to the Marvel Comics Legacy campaign as related to the X-Men.

Month in X - July 2017 - Weapon X #5, Totally Awesome Hulk #21, Weapon X #6, Old Man Logan #26, All-New Wolverine #22, Cable #3, Iceman #3, Jean Grey #4, Generation X #4, U.S. Avengers #8, Uncanny Avengers #25, X-Men: Blue #7 & 8, X-Men: Gold #7 & 8, and Astonishing X-Men #1.

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