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My Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics part 13 -M

M is for Madrox, Jamie First appearing in Giant Size Fantastic Four #4, Jamie 'Multiple Man' Madrox is one of the few X-related characters who didn't debut in one of the main X-titles, he shares the distinction with Tabitha 'Boom Boom' Smith and James 'Wolverine' Howlett although Jamie was introduced in a story by Chris… Continue reading My Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics part 13 -M

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My Marvel Life Presents A-Z of Comics Part 12 – L

L is for Legion David Haller was introduced in 1983's New Mutants 26 and is the son of Israeli politician Gabrielle Haller and Professor Charles Francis Xavier, so we already know that this is a story about unethical practices and unhappy endings. 20 years or so before, Professor Xavier was helping victims of war including… Continue reading My Marvel Life Presents A-Z of Comics Part 12 – L

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My Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics part 11 – K

K is for Kang   There are comics characters with confusing histories, characters that have convoluted continuity, there are characters that have worn different names and characters who's very nature causes headaches. Take all that, put it in a blender, when it's a soup-like consistency, spill it, that mess is Kang. Nathaniel Richards was born… Continue reading My Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics part 11 – K

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My Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics Part 10 – J

J is for Jordan, Hal First appearing in Showcase 22 in 1960. Hal Jordan is the first human being inducted into the Green Lantern Corps. A 2nd generation air force pilot, Hal was a natural test pilot with his precise piloting skill and his lack of fear. He left the USAF and joined the private… Continue reading My Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics Part 10 – J

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MyMy Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics Part 9 – I

Art s for Iron Fist Iron Fist first appeared in Marvel Premiere #15 in May 1974. This was an effort to jump onto the martial art's bandwagon. Danny Rand was a boy who was travelling with his family in the mountains north of China, his father was betrayed and murdered by their family's business partner… Continue reading MyMy Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics Part 9 – I

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My Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics Part 8- H

H is for Havok As anyone who has read anything I have written knows, I gravitate to the lesser known and lesser appreciated characters, the downtrodden, the put-upon and no one exemplifies that like Alex Summers, the man called Havok. First appearing in X-Men 54 during Neal Adams' famed run, Alex was revealed as Cyclops'… Continue reading My Marvel Life Presents: A-Z of Comics Part 8- H

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My Marvel Life Presents A-Z Part 7 – G

G is for Guyver Guyver is the main character in the Japanese Manga series Bio Booster Armour Guyver, which began in 1986 and was written and drawn by Yoshiki Takaya and has been adapted into an animated movie, two anime series and two US based feature films. Guyver is Sho Fukamachi a high-school student who… Continue reading My Marvel Life Presents A-Z Part 7 – G