Hulk vs. Thor: Banner of War Alpha #1 Review

Hulk and Thor have both undergone massive changes recently, but one thing remains constant — their heated rivalry! When mysterious circumstances bring them into conflict once more, will the God of Thunder be able to triumph against a Bruce Banner who can now control his rage? Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of both characters, this epic five-part crossover between the THOR and HULK series starts here in this oversized Alpha issue, brought to you by creators Donny Cates and Martin Coccolo! Key mysteries from both series will be revealed, as well as shocking consequences for the future of both characters! (Continued in May’s THOR #25 and HULK #7!) Continue reading Hulk vs. Thor: Banner of War Alpha #1 Review

Spider-Man 2099: Exodus Alpha #1 Review

Miguel O’Hara is back! After fighting battles across the timestream, MIGUEL O’HARA is at last back defending hispresent and our our future! For SPIDER-MAN 2099, the only thing constant about life in Nueva York is change. So when a cataclysmic crash creates a new Garden of Eden in what was once the American Wastelands, Spider-Man knows exactly what the next atrocity will be. Watch as THE CABAL plans to set society ablaze — and you’ll never guess who is leading them! Continue reading Spider-Man 2099: Exodus Alpha #1 Review

Carnage #2 Review

FOR YEARS, the only host the dangerous CARNAGE symbiote knew was CLETUS KASADY. Sharing a bond unique even among symbiotes and their hosts, the two were the most notorious and prolific serial killers in the Marvel Universe. But after the events of EXTREME CARNAGE, Cletus’ codex has found a new home, leaving the Carnage symbiote adrift, alone… and deadlier than ever before! Continue reading Carnage #2 Review

Doctor Strange: Nexus of Nightmares #1 Review

TO DREAM OR NOT TO DREAM! Nightmare has invaded Doctor Strange’s dreams and turned them into terrible nightmares! These dark feelings now inhabit every fiber of Doctor Strange’s waking life and has left him weak and unable to protect the realm! Now, Baron Mordo and Nightmare are ready to strike! Can Stephen shake Nightmare’s grip over him? Or will the world be lost to Nightmare’s dream realm forever! Continue reading Doctor Strange: Nexus of Nightmares #1 Review

Venom #7 Review

A matter of days ago, Dylan Brock thought his biggest problem was his father’s preoccupation with running the symbiote hive as its King in Black. Now, Dylan’s father is dead, and the only vestige that is left of him is in VENOM, the dangerous parasitic alien that Eddie implored Dylan not to get close to. And without Eddie’s guidance, Dylan stands poised to give into the same darkness his father did… Continue reading Venom #7 Review

X-Men: Red #1 Review

WHO CAN SAVE THE RED PLANET? The mutants of Arakko spent millennia scarred by war — but on what was once called Mars, they’re learning to live in peace. STORM knows the red planet needs something greater than a queen. But ABIGAIL BRAND has other plans, along with an unstable VULCAN on her side and CABLE keeping his own secrets. Welcome to X-MEN RED. It’s a new world…and someone has to fight for it. Continue reading X-Men: Red #1 Review

Fantastic Four #42 Review

“Brother Against Brother” One of the most pivotal planets in the Marvel Universe faces imminent destruction. Jennifer Walters, the Sensational SHE-HULK, finally learns her part in this chaos.And in the middle of all of this carnage, two lifelong friends will have a battle to the death – prepare yourself for THE THING versus MISTER FANTASTIC! Continue reading Fantastic Four #42 Review

Action Comics #1041 Review

There are also two back up stories, but they’re not all that great. The first one is “A Lesson in Blood and Bone” written by David Michelinie, drawn by Ron Lim, and colored by Israel Silva. The story starts with Carnage about to kill a teenage boy squatting in his home who was released from Juvie who surprises the villain by asking him for a favor. What unfolds is fine but nothing to write home about, with Ron Lim’s art and Silva’s colors being the main takeaway here. Continue reading Action Comics #1041 Review

Carnage #1 Review

THE BLOODCURDLING CARNAGE SERIES YOU’VE BEEN WAITING FOR! RAM V has carved a perfect home for himself in the symbiote corner of the Marvel U, and in this all-new ongoing series starring Venom’s most notorious offspring, that corner is about to get a little bit bigger…and bloodier! After the revelations of CARNAGE FOREVER, and in a year that’s set to be a celebration of all things CARNAGE, this is one symbiote story you cannot afford to miss! Continue reading Carnage #1 Review

Fantastic Four: Reckoning War Trial of The Watcher #1 Review

In all of the Multiverse, there is only one “What If” world that Uatu has avoided watching – one “What If” that he never wished to see. And now it will be revealed – The story that could damn him for all time…and a revelation that could change everything in this universe. Guest starring the Fantastic Four, Galactus and the Silver Surfer. Continue reading Fantastic Four: Reckoning War Trial of The Watcher #1 Review

Eternals: The Heretic #1 Review

Thanos is now ruler of the Eternals! But believe it or not…he’s actually not the worst leader that the Eternals’ society has ever seen. No, that honor belongs to someone even more horrific. Thanos is evil, yes, but who was the original evil from whom all Eternal evils descend? Meet Uranos, the Undying. And may the Celestials have mercy on your souls. Continue reading Eternals: The Heretic #1 Review

Avengers #54 Review

Doctor Doom and his Multiversal Masters of Evil have come hunting Deathloks. And now there’s only one Deathlok left, trapped inside the rubble of a besieged Avengers Mountain. Just in time for a new group of Avengers to rise from the ruins, with new members and at least one Avenger having been wildly transformed. And just who is the cosmic general who commands the Deathloks, the mysterious Avenger Prime? Continue reading Avengers #54 Review

Venom #6 Review

“DESTRUCTION” BEGINS HERE! Dylan Brock is in the fight of his life — and he may be in it alone! As he and the VENOM symbiote continue to learn to live together without Eddie Brock, the LIFE FOUNDATION has activated a deadly new operative named the SPEARHEAD! Dylan and Venom aren’t the only ones dead in his sights — every single symbiote they (and YOU!) have ever known and cared about is as well! Continue reading Venom #6 Review