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X Marks Where? The Fubared X-Men Film Franchise Timelines

If you’re a fan of Far Cry 3 (or dictionaries) you’ll remember that insanity is the “exact ‘frigging’ thing over and over again expecting ‘stuff’ to change.”  Sometimes I feel like that’s the motto over at the 20th Century Fox development room when referring to their heavy-hitting X-Men comic book franchise. Up until the past decade or so, rebooting old material was something that happened after a respectable amount of time, usually twenty or thirty years (Psycho, Lost... Read More

Seventeen Years of Wolverine: The First Logan Trailer

The first Logan trailer dropped a few days ago, and you might want to grab a box of tissues if you haven’t watched it yet. Jimmy “Logan” Howlett, better known to the masses as Wolverine, is easily one of the most iconic and memorable characters in the Marvel Universe.  Anger issues, problems with authority, and a compelling tortured backstory that grabs you from page one. It’s been seventeen years since the great Hugh Jackman brought this adamantium/vibranium-filled... Read More

nerdslant LIVE! #10: An X-Men Apocalypse Exclusive

For the newest, begrudgingly special edition of nerdslant Live!, we dedicated the entire podcast to talking about all-things X-Men: Apocalypse. We completely breakdown every aspect of the film, and it was literally an apocalypse. There are honestly more rants about how much we liked the last two films than we did this one, but we promise you, it’s entertaining. In addition to listening to the podcast, you can also check it out on our YouTube channel for the full audio-visual... Read More

X-Bowl 50: Apocalypse

Whether or not you’re a big sports fan, it’s hard to deny the nerd service that the Super Bowl’s begun to give us in recent years.  In terms of trailers, movie-goers are regularly treated to new and exciting films that the studios try to build a buzz for at the big game.  This year we honestly almost reached critical mass, between Captain America: Civil War, TMNT 2, a spattering of Dawn of Justice teasers and a Coke commercial featuring Ant-Man (Paul Rudd) and The Hulk (Mark... Read More