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Avengers #6 cover by Ed McGuinness, Mark Morales, and David Curiel

The Avengers #6 Review: Not All it Could be But Still a Joyous Read

Thor and She-Hulk are Celestial-sized, the Ghost Rider has taken over the body of the dead Celestial, and Iron Man has unleashed an armor to match them all for size. Captain America, Captain Marvel, and Black Panther are battling the Horde on the ground, and Doctor Strange is shutting down Loki. It looks like the […]

Avengers #4 cover by Ed McGuinness, Mark Morales, and Jason Keith

Avengers #4 Review: Seeking Help from the Eternals

Odin recounts the tale of his own team of heroes and their plight against the Celestials one million years ago. He tells Thor and She-Hulk that he may have an artifact capable of fighting off the Final Host, but it may also end Earth itself. Iron Man and Doctor Strange arrive at Olympia, the home […]

Avengers #3 cover by Ed McGuinness, Mark Morales, and Justin Ponsor

Avengers #3 Review: Good, but Slightly Less Good

Ghost Rider and She-Hulk have slain the swarm of giant bugs while, elsewhere, Captain America, Captain Marvel, Thor, and Iron Man are at the mercy of Loki and the Final Host. Loki intends to use the teleporter grenades Carol acquired, but Steve uses his shield to disrupt Loki’s plans, teleporting Steve, Loki, and the Final […]

Mera: Queen of Atlantis #3 cover by Nicola Scott and Romulo Fajardo Jr.

Mera Queen of Atlantis #3 Review: Padding and Pallid Protagonists

Erin and Tommy, Ocean Master’s new family, arrive in time to see Orm with his trident to Mera’s throat. Erin is infuriated that Orm is looking to leave their family to return to the politics and war of Atlantis. It’s up to Mera to help convince the woman that Orm’s mission is necessary. A lot […]


Avengers #684 cover by Mark Brooks

Avengers #684 Review: The Hulk Returns to a Complete Mess

We are shown the origins of the Incredible Hulk as well as all the times he has faced death over the year (more than you would think, also Avengers: Ultron Forever). He then returns in the present, looking confused but just as angry as ever. We return to the game between the Grandmaster and the […]

U.S.Avengers #12

U.S.Avengers #12 Review: a Wonderfully Multilayered Issue with Great Commentary

U.S.Avengers #12 from Marvel Comics by Al Ewing, Paco Diaz, Jesus Aburtov, and Joe Caramagna is a great example of when Marvel Comics can do really well, with a fun superhero adventure story that also has a layered commentary on the world outside our window. This particular issue takes a very specific focus on the […]

secret empire #10

Secret Empire #10 Review: A Better Ending Than This Series Earned

This is it. This is the big one. In the wise words of Red Foxx: “I’m coming, Elizabeth.” Or at least, I would be if this were nearly as bad as I feared it would be. With Secret Empire #10, for the first time, Secret Empire actually surprised me. Considering this is the ending, that is […]


Now Captain Britain Gets a U.S.Avengers “State” Variant Cover

In what is either a shameless cash grab with little regard for geography or definitions, or a shrewd prediction of President Trump’s plans to ally with Vladimir Putin and conquer America’s former allies, Marvel has revealed the latest “state” variant cover for U.S.Avengers, and it’s: The United Kingdom?! Of course, The United Kingdom is not […]




Is Deadpool Getting Hammered?

Is that what this is? Or something…. New? Oh gods, they’re not letting Deadpool pick up Mjlonir are they? I guess we’ll find out in USA Today… Tomorrow. Or something.