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  • X-Men ’97’s Soundtrack is Mutating to Vinyl

    X-Men ’97’s Soundtrack is Mutating to Vinyl

    The first season of X-Men ‘97 may be over, but Disney’s still got some goodies from the show it’s selling to anyone still hit with mutant fever. Composers John Andrew Grush and Taylor Newton Stewart—aka the Newton Brothers—are getting their score for the season in vinyl from merch company Mutant. Spread across two discs with…


  • On X-Men ’97, Professor X and Magneto Fiddle While Rome Burns

    On X-Men ’97, Professor X and Magneto Fiddle While Rome Burns

    Marvel’s mutants are locked in a world of fighting—fighting to survive, fighting to push back against hate. But they’re also just as often fighting among themselves, and this week’s penultimate episode of X-Men ‘97 is no exception… except mutantdom’s two biggest drama queens couldn’t have picked a worst time for their latest squabble. Previously, I…


  • X-Men ’97 Knows Exactly Where Tolerance Will Get You

    X-Men ’97 Knows Exactly Where Tolerance Will Get You

    The concept of tolerance has weighed heavily upon Disney+ seriesX-Men ‘97. And now as the world and what is left of mutantkind looks upon the ruins of Genosha, the series is ready to grit its teeth and show some fangs, giving us righteously bitter examination of just where the morals of that tolerance—the morals cast…


  • Cyclops Has Always Been This Good

    Cyclops Has Always Been This Good

    When X-Men ‘97 hit Disney+ last week, enrapt viewers all shouted one thing—other than “To me, my X-men!”—as they saw Marvel’s mutants back in action: “Where has this Cyclops been?” The comics. He’s been in the comics. X-Men ‘97 has already proven to be a smash hit for Marvel, throwing audiences back to the heady…