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Dark Phoenix rises again with this fiery new statue

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It’s unlikely Dark Phoenix will rise again anytime soon in the pages of Marvel comics, but the galaxy-snuffing cosmic entity is making her fiery presence felt in a new statue from Sideshow Collectibles.

The Dark Phoenix Premium Format Figure depicts the transformed Jean Grey in her red-and-gold costume, rising from a the blazing bird-like manifestation of the force that possessed her. A Sideshow-exclusive version includes a swap-out portrait of Jean Grey.

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Who’s Marvel’s most badass female character? This infographic explains

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When faced with a roster of characters that includes Captain Marvel, She-Hulk, Storm, Scarlet Witch and Black Widow, it may be difficult to settle on just which of Marvel’s female characters is the most badass. Luckily, however, there’s a handy infographic to help you decide.

Courtesy of the United Kingdom’s MorphSuits, which previously tallied the kill counts of Marvel characters, the graphic ranks 20 heroines and antiheroines in the categories of strength, fighting skills and general “badass rating.”

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Comic Couture | Be true to your school

The fine folks at WeLoveFine T-shirts have released a line of school-related T-shirts — and by school of course I mean great institutions like the Jedi Training Academy, Starfleet Academy and The Jean Grey School for Higher Learning, as seen above. For old school mutant fans, there’s also an Xavier Institute shirt, if you’d rather sport the colors of the original.


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