kfhrfdu_89_76k's New X-Men #119 - Germ Free Generation Part Two review

More stuff happens.

Well, when I opened this ish`s story for the first time, I felt disappointed. Last issue had been full of Ethan Van Scivers art, this one...not so much. Igor Kordeys art looks very poor in comparison. Now, I actually appreciate it too, as something different. He isn`t afraid to make the characters look a bit ugly, ruggid or ordinary, and his art looks rough. He still has characters "act" properly, which is something that a comic artist should (obviously) do.

It`s very different from rest of the art in the series. It`s not fantastic, but pretty good, actually. At least, I think so. Frankly, many hate his style. Many deem it oversexualised (I did too, at first, because of my foolishness), because of how he portrays Emma Frost. She`s in pornographic poses (which in a way, fits to the character). Now I think, that it`s actually an individual artists vision of the character, because she`s the only person in the comic portrayed thusly. It`s cool.

What about the writing then? Well, it hasn`t decreased in quality, at all. There`s still all those things I love about the series, and also a few plot developments, and a cliffhanger (almost every issue written by Morrison has a cliffhanger, which is awesome).

Coloring is good, but looks different with a different artist, and lettering is okay.

All in all, the quality of the issue isn`t as topnotch as it was in the last ish, but the series still delivers.


Other reviews for New X-Men #119 - Germ Free Generation Part Two

    Smashed it all up 0

    The second part of this three part miniseries picks right up where the previous issue left off.   John Sublime has captured Scott and Emma as he explains the method by which he did so (also expanding on how creepy he is.)   Meanwhile Logan has successfully tracked down Angel Salvadore and rescues her from her captors.   There was a little bit of lightness to this moment as he is not really shown doing anything other than a before and after panel of him dealing with the abductors.   With the majo...

    4 out of 4 found this review helpful.

This edit will also create new pages on Comic Vine for:

Beware, you are proposing to add brand new pages to the wiki along with your edits. Make sure this is what you intended. This will likely increase the time it takes for your changes to go live.

Comment and Save

Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Comic Vine users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll send you an email once approved.