maximus the mad


Death of the Inhumans #2 cover by Kaare Andrews

Death of the Inhumans #2 Review: Rage of the Silent King

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Inhumans are reeling from the massacre at New Arctilan. None is more shaken than the Silent King himself, Black Bolt. He is tallying the lost while preparing for the parley with the Kree responsible for the atrocity. He sends Karnak out to Hala first to survey the field and take stock of […]

Death of the Inhumans #1 cover by Kaare Andrews

Death of the Inhumans #1 Review: Named Character Meat Grinder

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] We are given a refresher course on the origins of the Inhumans before being told that the Kree have called the Inhumans back once more. They have done so by killing thousands of Inhumans and carving "Join or Die" into their bodies. Black Bolt intends to respond. He has called together the queens […]

Inhumans: Judgment Day #1 cover by Daniel Acuna

Inhumans Judgment Day #1 Review: The Coming of the Gods

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Inhuman Royals have returned with the Prima Materia in tow. Fearing the retaliation of the Progenitors, they have made their base in the Grey Area of Earth's Moon in a tower created by the future Moon King, Flint. Maximus, now calling himself the Mage, claims to have had a change of heart […]

Royals #12 cover by Javier Rodriguez and Alvaro Lopez

Royals #12 Review: Decent Read, but with an Underwhelming Finale for the Series

What does Maximus the Mad learn from Maximus the Mage?[caption id="attachment_760900" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Royals #12 cover by Javier Rodriguez and Alvaro Lopez[/caption]While this comic is an interesting read with some dramatic reveals about the intentions of the Progenitors, it is quite an underwhelming finale to a comic book series.Yes, Al Ewing is writing a follow-up[...]

Royals #11 cover by Javier Rodriguez and Alvaro Lopez

Royals #11 Review: Last Stand Against The Progenitors

Crystal is wounded, but Maximus the Mad and Flint are able to lead the Royals to the Prima Materia, the crystals from which Terrigen was derived However, the Progenitors will not allow the Inhumans to abscond with these powerful crystals so easily, and it will be an intense fight to escape with the Prima Materia.[caption[...]

Royals #10 Review: Picking A Fight With The Gods

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Inhuman Royals have arrived at the World Farm of the Progenitors, the creators of the Kree race. They need to get on the world's surface, which is protected by the Progenitors themselves. However, even if they arrive on the World Farm, even then there are systems in place to protect the planets […]

Royals #9 cover by Javier Rodriguez

Marvel Legacy Royals #9 Review: It Finally Clicks

[rwp-review-recap id="0"]   The future Maximus and Noh-Varr arrive at a Skyspear while something is happening to Flint in the present. Medusa and Gorgon's relationship develops, and present Maximus explains the Prima Materia to his fellow Inhumans. At long last, the Inhuman Royal Family arrives at the home of the Progenitors, the World Farm. Royals […]

Royals #8 Review: Wrath Of Gorgon

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Last Inhuman takes the Accuser to the location of a Skyspear in the future while that same Accuser, Noh-Varr, AKA Marvel Boy, has a revelation in the present. There is little time to process this, as the Snarrks make their move against the Universal Inhumans, equipped with the powers of many Inhumans. […]

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Royals #7 Review: Improved Art And More Maximus

I don’t know why, but that really entertains me.This comic takes another step in the right direction by putting the spotlight more on Maximus the Mad Maximus is easily one of the most compelling Inhuman characters Black Bolt and Medusa are fairly cool, but the maniacal Loki-Joker hybrid that is Maximus often steals the show[...]

Royals #5 Review: An Enjoyable Read, Especially For Inhumans Fans

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Trapped into individual guilt-induced prisons on Hala by Ronan the Accuser, the Inhuman Royal Family are having to face doubt and must figure out a means of escape. Luckily, Crystal, Medusa, and Marvel Boy begin to gather some ideas on how to overcome the Accuser and his methods. Royals is shaping up to […]

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Iwan Rheon Suggests Huge Change To Maximus In Inhumans TV Show

It would seem in a recent round table interview for the run up to the release of Marvel and ABC's Inhumans TV series, actor Iwan Rheon has revealed what is a major change to the character of Maximus the Mad in the show.Aside from possibly dropping the 'the Mad' bit.Maximus is the brother of Black[...]

Royals #4 Review: Little Head, Big Arms, Little Story

The fact that they ever attempted this was incredibly wrong-headed and foolish.However, I would be lying if I said that I didn’t find Black Bolt, Medusa, Maximus the Mad, Gorgon, Crystal, Quake, and even some of the Nuhumans like Reader, Iso, and, of course, Ms Marvel, to be likeable and fascinating characters They have a[...]