Ben Grimm Is Really Going To Kill Reed Richards, Isn't He? FF #30

In Fantastic Four #28 by Dan Slott and RB Silva, in the story Nullified, Marvel Comics' first family were put through the wringer by The Griever, who tortures them with their most likely death. Including  that of Reed Richards at the hands of a future Ben Grimm.

Will Ben Grimm Kill Reed
Fantastic Four #28, art by RB Silva

And this Future Thing has a message for his visiting past self.

Will Ben Grimm Kill Reed
Fantastic Four #28, art by RB Silva

It's going to happen. Or the circumstances that lead up to it will. What is Reed Richards going to do that would lead Ben Grimm to commit this act? Today in Fantastic Four #30, with a Knullified Thing, what he was shown seems to return in his altered self when talking to Reed.

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Fantastic Four #30, art by Ze Carlos

And after is all goes down, a man-to-man chat doesn't exactly resolve things.

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Fantastic Four #30, art by Ze Carlos

The Death Of Reed Richards at the Hands Of Ben Grimm. It's coming…

FANTASTIC FOUR #30 KIB
MARVEL COMICS
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(W) Dan Slott (A) Ze Carlos (CA) Mark Brooks
"The Two-In-One Terrors!"
•  Marvel's First Family are divided and at each other's throats!
•  As the Earth-ending threat of the KING IN BLACK rages on, half of the Fantastic Four are Knullified and out to destroy their remaining friends and family!
•  If that weren't enough…an ancient force has reemerged in the Multiverse. Who-or what-is THE RECKONING?!
Rated T+In Shops: Apr 14, 2021 SRP: $3.99

I bought my copy from Piranha Comics in Kingston-Upon-Thames. Piranha Comics is a small south London comic store chain with a small south-east store in Kingston-Upon Thames's market centre, and a larger south-west store in Bromley, with an extensive back issue collection and online store. With a new store planned for Watford, if you are in the neighbourhood, check them out. Call ahead, they are offering curbside service for the next two weeks until non-essential retail stores open up.

Ben Grimm Is Really Going To Kill Reed Richards, Isn't He? FF #30

About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.