yeah this episode...misfired. And honestly I think the writers started with "oh some slug like animals are hermaphodites, that's interesting, lets run with that" then wrote themselves into a pretty sketchy corner, and tried to side step controversy by having Monroe bring up the "ethical ambiguity" of the situation.… » 3/28/15 11:56am Saturday 11:56am

Also, Shapeshifter Shenanigans, when the group is infiltrated by someone who can change their shape and causes all sorts of wacky miscommunications! » 3/27/15 2:00pm Friday 2:00pm

I wonder if they'll still call him Spider-man if he stays in the 616. I mean there can definitely be 2 Spider-men but it may be confusing a little...plus it invites the tone def distinction of Miles being called "Black Spider-man" which...ugh. » 3/26/15 7:21am Thursday 7:21am

I think it was a combination of audience surrogate Mary Sue-ness (aka the "Skye effect") + 90s pop culture overlaod + bland energy powers that were overshadowed by other characters (including Boom Boom and Gambit) + upbeat attitude that didn't mesh with the general angstyness of that generation of X-men. » 3/25/15 1:56pm Wednesday 1:56pm

If ward turns into Taskmaster, I hope Agent 33 turns into Madame Masque. ITS RIGHT THERE. All they need to do is a little retconning of her backstory, change her name to Whitney Frost and BOOM, now you got a bonafide supervillainess. » 3/25/15 8:45am Wednesday 8:45am

you forgot Penny is an ex-prostitute and Gadget's inability to use his cybernetics effectively is due to impotency and an existential malaise due to years of watching the steady moral decay of his beloved city » 3/24/15 10:52pm 3/24/15 10:52pm