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Welcome to The Marvelous Da7e #47!

This Week: Some prep for your viewing of X-Men: Days of Future Past this weekend.

X-Men: Days of Future Past is a very interesting movie for reasons that have little or nothing to do with the plot of the film. So soon after seeing how Amazing Spider-Man 2 launched a Universe of Spider-Man, we’ll be exposed to the other method of megafranchise building: the series retcon.

Is it retroactive continuity? Is it a mash-up? I haven’t seen something like this since maybe GoldenEye in 1995, and I’m not sure how to feel about it.

First things first, this is Not a review of the movie. Those are embargoed until tomorrow, and I’ll have one for you. As a matter of fact, I’ve been sent into my Wednesday body from the future to not make this column a review, because of »

- Da7e

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