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Release Day Rundown – May 22, 2013

These are my unscripted thoughts on the comics I picked up today. They include Young Avengers 5, Uncanny X-Men 6, Fantastic Four 8, Superior Spider-Ma 10, X-Men Legacy 11, Scarlet Spider 17, Journey into Mystery 652 and Batman Incorporated 11. … Continue reading

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Fantastic Four 6 review

This is the issue where we learn exactly how the Fantastic Four become lost in space and time. For that, it’s the most important issue of Matt Fraction’s FF series so far. It also might be the best issue yet.

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Fantastic Four 2 review

While this is the second of Matt Fraction’s Fantastic Four issues, it’s technically the third issue in its storyline. Fantastic Four 1 introduced the current storyline, while FF 1 introduced the replacement Fantastic Four members. This issue further introduces them, … Continue reading

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FF 1 review

This issue continues straight from Matt Fraction’s Fantastic Four 1. It introduces the four replacement Fantastic Four that will star in the FF series: She Hulk, Medusa, Ant Man (Scott Lang) and Darla Danning aka Miss Thing. It further discusses … Continue reading

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Comics of November 28, 2012

This week, there are five Marvel Now number twos and a number one. It’s the biggest Marvel Now week yet. Uncanny Avengers 2, All New X-Men 2, X-Men Legacy 2, A+X 2, Thor God of Thunder 2 and FF 1. … Continue reading

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Fantastic Four 1 review

Matt Fraction has taken over Marvel’s first family’s series. The Fantastic Four have always been more about family and adventure than heroism, and Fraction makes that perfectly clear in his first issue. While this is mostly a setup issue for … Continue reading

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AVX vs. 6 review

Just like the main event, AVX vs. has had its ups and downs. Some of the fights have had controversial endings, such as Namor losing to The Thing while underwater. Hawkeye vs. Angel in AVX vs. 5 was particularly bad … Continue reading

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Fantastic Four 610 review

This issue of Fantastic Four pits Marvel’s first family against the Wizard, an increasingly insane mad scientist. It also picks up on a dangling storyline that began early in Jonathan Hickman’s FF run, yet new readers won’t be the least … Continue reading

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Comic Review – AVX vs. 3 and X-Men Legacy 268

AVX vs. 3 (of 6) Finally, an AVX fight that not only makes sense, but has a definite winner. While this series is still kind of pointless, this issue is much better than the first two. There will be spoilers … Continue reading

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Comic review – AVX 1, Uncanny X-Men 11

AVX 1 (of 6) While Avengers vs. X-Men rages on in the Marvel universe, there’s too much going on to focus on some of the bigger fights. That’s what this mini-series is for, expanding on those fights. It’s nothing but … Continue reading

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