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Subject: [rec.arts.comics] XBOOKS FAQ: Where Can I Find It? 4/4

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-= WHERE CAN I FIND IT? =- a FAQ for rec.arts.comics.marvel.xbooks Part 4: X-Men-Related News, Movies/TV, Fan-Fiction, Pictures/Sounds, Chat, and Games Version 2002.03, last updated July 2002 URL: http://www.enteract.com/~katew/faqs/where4.htm ------------------------------ Subject: X-Men-Related News, Movies/TV, Fan-Fiction, Pictures/Sounds, Chat, and Games Part 4: News Movies/TV Fan-Fiction Pictures/Sounds Chat Games Credits These pages / lists / clubs / faqs / resources are organized first by the general category of the resource, then alphabetically within the category. ------------------------------ Subject: News *** Marvel Comics Well, they're on the net now. Send them your thoughts! Marvel Comics URL: http://www.marvel.com/ URL: mailto:mail@marvel.com TXT: Marvel Enterprises, Inc. 10 East 40th Street New York, NY 10016 *** Trade Press Sites These are the places that you look to *first* for information on nifty comics and related non-comic-book items like t-shirts, statues, and the like. Read up online if you can't grab a copy from your shop! Comic Shop News (8/00) URL: http://www.csnsider.com/ The Comics Journal (8/00) URL: http://www.tcj.com/ Indy Magazine (8/00) URL: http://www.indyworld.com/ Overstreet Fan Universe (8/00) URL: http://www.fanuniverse.com/ Previews (8/00) URL: http://www.diamondcomics.com/previews/ Wizard (8/00) URL: http://www.wizardworld.com/ ------------------------------ Subject: Movies/TV *** The X-Men Movie and its sequel(s?) Comics 2 Film (8/00) URL: http://www.comics2film.com/ Coming Attractions (3/02) URL: http://www.corona.bc.ca/films/details/x-men2.html URL: http://www.corona.bc.ca/films/details/x-men.html Countdown to X-Men 2 (2003) (3/02) URL: http://www.countingdown.com/movies/x-men2/ Internet Movie Database (3/02) URL: http://wb.imdb.com/Title?X2+(2003) URL: http://wb.imdb.com/Title?X-Men+(2000) Sir Ian McKellan's X-Men The Movie (8/00) URL: http://www.mckellen.com/cinema/xmen/index.htm Mutant Watch (8/00) URL: http://www.mutantwatch.com/ X-Men The Movie Official Site (8/00) URL: http://www.x-men-the-movie.com/ *** X-Men Animated Series X-Men Evolution official site (12/00) URL: http://evolution.marvel.com/ X-Men Episode Guide (8/00) URL: http://www.x-page.net/texts/XmenAnimated2.txt ------------------------------ Subject: Fan-Fiction *** Fan-Fiction These are sites where fanfic stories are accepted and/or archived. Some simply fill in gaps in the real timeline, while others create new teams and characters in a divergent timeline. At this point in time, there are *way* too many links for me to sift through and deal with. So, I'll just highlight a few major links; look through them for *tons* of links to archives, writing groups, individual stories, and the like. alt.comics.fan-fiction (8/00) URL: http://www.jps.net/nute/acffFAQ.htm URL: news:alt.comics.fan-fiction CFAN (Comic-Book Fanfic Authors' Network) (8/00) URL: http://www.subreality.com/cfan.htm URL: http://www.subreality.com/cfan/x-cfan1.htm URL: http://www.subreality.com/cfan/x-cfan2.htm URL: http://www.subreality.com/cfan/x-cfan3.htm URL: http://www.subreality.com/cfan/archives.htm Fonts of Wisdom (bootleg has the Kid Dynamo mega-story) (8/00) URL: http://home.att.net/~lubakmetyk/ URL: http://home.att.net/~lubakmetyk/bootleg.htm Mutant Underground / Revolution (3/02) URL: http://www.comixtreme.com/revolution/ MV1 Fan-Fiction Project (3/02) URL: http://www.geocities.com/hawkeye_archer/mv1/ Parallel X (1/02) URL: http://members.aol.com/parallelxmen/parallelx.html Shifting Sands (8/00) URL: http://shifting-sands.alara.net/ Wolverine X-fiction (12/00) URL: http://barbarametzger.homestead.com/WolverineXfiction.html X-Men Fan-Fiction Archive (12/00) URL: http://www.geocities.com/nightshadesplace/ The X-Men Movieverse (8/00) URL: http://www.subreality.com/movieverse.htm ------------------------------ Subject: Pictures/Sounds *** X-Men Picture and Sound Sites NOTE: If anyone knows that these sites have closed down for good or no longer accept graphics, please contact the FAQ Keeper. The Inner Circle (8/00) URL: http://fly.to/tic/ Steven Louie's Icon/Theme Page (8/00) URL: http://www.iconsplus.com/ X-Men ASCII Art (8/00) URL: http://www.x-page.net/texts/ascii_x-men.html Wolverine Sound Gallery (8/00) URL: http://www.smartlink.net/~falcon/comics/wolvsound.html ------------------------------ Subject: Chat *** Internet Relay Chat Many comics fans like to chat on IRC. There are a few different channels which might meet your needs. Get a client like mIRC or IRCle and you'll be ready to go! If you have a unix account, just try typing irc at the prompt. To get on a specific server, type /server foo.bar.net and it'll send you to that server. To join a specific channel, just type /join #channelname ... Got it? Some channel regulars also have pages. DALnet (8/00) URL: http://www.dal.net/ URL: telnet://telnet.dal.net/ Server: irc.dal.net Channels: #comicbooks, #comics, #x-men Efnet (8/00) URL: http://www.efnet.net/ Server: irc.concentric.net, irc.chat.org Channels: #comicbooks, #x-men Undernet (8/00) URL: http://www.undernet.org/ Server: irc.undernet.org Channels: #ComicBooks, #comics, #X-Men The IRC #comics FAQ (outdated) (8/00) URL: http://www.santarosa.edu/~sthoemke/x/texts/comics.html The Official oz.org #comics Website (8/00) URL: http://www.geocities.com/Area51/Labyrinth/2014/ ------------------------------ Subject: Games *** Quake X-Men Quake Demo (8/00) URL: http://www.planetquake.com/x-men/ *** X-Men MUSHes and Telnets These are like online role-playing games-- a MUD crossed with a RPG. You generally subscribe to a single named character, which you roleplay, or log in as a guest and play a "mere human." Sounds fun to me! From the Ashes (8/00) URL: http://falcon.sneakers.org/fta/ Apps: mailto:fta-apps@sneakers.org Play: telnet://ashes.sneakers.org:5000 (telnet ashes.sneakers.org 5000) Mutatis Mutandis (8/00) URL: http://www.best.com/~gryffon/mmmux/ Apps: mailto:gryffon@mserv1.wizvax.net Play: telnet://mserv1.wizvax.net:4520 (telnet mserv1.wizvax.net 4520) X-Men End Times MUX (4/01) URL: http://www.toclo.com/~soth/xet.htm Apps: mailto:XET-apps@yahoogroups.com Play: telnet://xet.vulpine.org:2104 (telnet xet.vulpine.org 2104) X-World (8/00) URL: http://x-world.iwarp.com/ Apps: http://sectorx.webjump.com/application.htm Play: IRC FDF.net #Alliance *** Play By E-Mail The X-Mansion PBEM (8/00) URL: http://www.yahoogroups.com/group/X-Mansion_PBEM/ URL: http://www.geocities.com/Area51/Capsule/5613/X-Mansion_PBEM/ Apps: mailto:bloodrosedragon@hotmail.com Xmen Play By Email Mailing List (8/00) URL: http://www.yahoogroups.com/group/xmen/ Apps: mailto:badsign_98@yahoo.com X-Wars Email Role Playing (8/00) URL: http://www.yahoogroups.com/group/x-wars/ *** Marvel Universe RPG Homepage Lots of MURPG links, FAQs, and the like. Rate your favorite stuff! RPG Homepage (8/00) URL: http://members.aol.com/dkphnx/MURPG/ *** Toys and Figures The BAMF! Doll (8/00) URL: http://www.x-page.net/texts/bamf/ Mutant Figures (8/00) URL: http://www.geocities.com/Tokyo/Spa/6089/ ------------------------------ Subject: Credits Material in this FAQ was originally a large portion of Part 4 of the General rec.arts.comics.xbooks FAQ, written by David R. Henry. This FAQ was reorganized (with added material) by Katharine E. (Weizel) Hahn. The Keeper of the Where Can I Find It? FAQ would like to thank: * David R. Henry, for writing the previous thing, * Marty Blase and Steve Thoemke for having such organized Web pages, * and Aardy R. DeVarque, for reasons too numerous to mention. Copyright 1995-2002 by Katharine E. Hahn SEND ADDITIONS / CHANGES / DEAD LINKS / MOVED LINKS / UPDATES TO: Kate the Short, racmx@yahoo.com (mailto:racmx@yahoo.com) -- Kate the Short * http://www.enteract.com/~katew/