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Thor #2 cover by Mike del Mundo

Thor #2 Review: The Odinson Reunion

Thor and Loki have arrived in Niffleheim, the new location of the land of the dead: Hel. He is met by Baldur, the new King of Hel, and his allies, Skurge the Executioner, former Norn Karnilla, and older brother Tyr. After escaping an attack from fire goblins, the denizens of Hel fill Thor and Loki […]


Avengers #1 cover by Ed McGuinness

Avengers #1 Review: A Return to Form for Earth’s Mightiest Heroes

In the past, a group made up of Odin, Lady Phoenix, Ghost Rider, the Black Panther, the Starbrand, Agamatto, and the Iron Fist went to war with the First Celestial Host. Today, Steve Rogers, Tony Stark, and Thor Odinson meet up after a year of terrible events and personal woes. One question hovers around all […]

Thor #706 cover by Russell Dauterman and Matthew Wilson

The Mighty Thor #706 Review: Life After Death

The Mighty Thor is dead. Asgardia is in shambles, and the Odinson is distraught. Jane Foster is standing at the gates of Valhalla and is met by Odin himself. Jane feels that her story is not over, and it may not be. The Odinson attempts to channel the power of the god Tempest, which once […]

The Mighty Thor #705 cover by Russell Dauterman and Matthew Wilson

The Mighty Thor #705 Review: A Beautifully Sad Climactic Battle

We are taken back to the day when Jane Foster first picked up Mjolnir before rejoining the present, where the Mighty Thor is facing off against the Mangog. Asgardia is nearing the sun, and Thor convinces its denizens to evacuate while they have the chance. This just leaves Thor and Mangog to have it out […]

Mighty Thor #704 cover by Russell Dauterman and Matthew Wilson

The Mighty Thor #704 Review: Heart-Wrenching Reflection and Brutal Battle

Jane Foster reflects on the great losses of her life—losing her mother to cancer, losing her father later on, and the death of her ex-husband and son—while sitting in the hospital. On Asgardia, the Odinson and Odin himself battle the Mangog with all of their might. However, all of their power isn’t even staggering the […]

Thor #703 cover by Russel Dauterman and Matthew Wilson

Thor #703 Review: A Bloodbath in Asgardia

Judgement day is here. The Mangog has arrived in Asgardia, and there is no escape for the gods from his wrath. Heimdall, Fridja, and Cul all put in efforts to halt the monster, but it may all be for naught. All the while, Odin merely sits on his throne. Meanwhile, Falcon, the Odinson, Doctor Strange, […]

Thor #702 cover by Russel Dauterman and Matthew Wilson

Thor #702 Review: Thor and Hercules Together Again

The War of Realms continues to intensify, and the Mighty Thor recruits the Incredible Hercules to aid her in restoring peace to the Nine Realms. The Unworthy Odinson brings ill news, though, as Volstagg has just been found, barely alive. The Odinson pushes Thor to acknowledge her illness and remedy that so she will not […]

Marvel Legacy The Mighty Thor #700 Review: Thunder Through The Ages

The Odinson visits the Norns who have been recently attacked by Ulik and his army of trolls. They warn the Odinson of coming attacks in time for Maliketh to send a massive army of various races to sac the World Tree. Meanwhile, Thor finds herself locked in tense combat with Jen Walters, the She-Hulk In […]

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Marvel Legacy #1 Review: A Lackluster Tease For Upcoming Titles

So, here we are at last. The long-awaited Marvel Legacy #1 is out. I’m going to go ahead and throw a spoiler warning here. Much of this comic has already been spoiled by numerous sources, but the plot itself was even hinted at in the marketing. I mean, the name Marvel Legacy doesn’t indicate any […]

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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 […]

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Hulk 12-Inch Marvel Legends Figure Smashes All Other Hulks

The Hulk is one of those characters that demands figures that are huge, massive, and look like they could lay waste to the rest of the toys around your collection. I have always had a problem with six-inch scale Hulk figures, they just never feel like they are big enough, although the build a figure […]


Secret Empire #5 Review – Just Not Good Super Hero Fiction

Now, even though I am Bleeding Cool’s “Secret Empire is actually pretty good” guy, doesn’t mean I think the series is perfect. It has its flaws, and one of my first two articles for BC was my review of #2, which was a comic that could basically be summed up with “Hey, don’t forget to […]