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X-Force #1 30th Anniversary And The Importance of Context

Welcome all to Extremely Uncanny and I want to talk to you about the second highest selling comic of the modern era, X-Force #1. Well, it’s sales numbers. With 5 million direct market sales, this comic is what Rob Liefeld a “house-hold” name in the comic industry. It should be noted that the 5 million units sold is at the vendor level. Meaning comic shops ordered 5 million copies. It doesn’t mean that 5 million people bought the comic. On contrary, it is the result of the ugliest part of comics:  The Speculator Boom.


In Defense of Adam-X

With the release of X-Men Legends #1 this week, I decided it is time to give the star of the story his due. That’s right I am going to talk about Adam-X the X-treme....

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Welcome To Extremely Uncanny

In the halcyon days of the internet blogosphere, I wanted to be the next big internet comics blogger. Lofty goals, I know. Either way, I went around the net as a comic reviewer and...