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Mister Fantastic, Getting It Wrong Again in Amazing Spider-Man #42

Oh Mister Fantastic, When you get it wrong, you really get it wrong Today's Immortal Hulk #33 reminds of us a certain Planet Hulk, a result of Mister Fantastic sending Hulk off to a peaceful planet, to live out his days in harmless solitude, only for him actually to end up on a warlike planet,[...]

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Fantastic Four #1 Review: Return of the World's Greatest Comic Magazine

The Human Torch races to where the signal was shot from, assuming Mister Fantastic, Invisible Woman, and their kids are finally back The Thing knows it must be false It was a fake; a pair of Yancy Street kids found the flare gun and fired it Johnny is furious, but Ben hires Jen Walters to[...]

Marvel Two-in-One Annual #1 cover by Chip Zdarsky

Marvel Two-in-One Annual #1 Review: Journey to the Center of Doom

Putting him up against a new Council of Reeds, which means that Doctor Doom is stuck in a room with multiple Mister Fantastic’s, is a good way to see how changed Victor really is It’s inevitably going to pull a rise out of him His encounter with another Doctor Doom is a good sequence too.The[...]

Marvel Two-in-One #6 cover by Jim Cheung and Frank Martin

Marvel Two-in-One #6 Review: A Smart Fantastic Four Epic

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] Our Thing, Human Torch, and Victor von Doom with the Sue Storm and Reed Richards of this other Earth have put together their last and best defense against the approaching Doom/Galactus hybrid of this world. He has consumed the rest of the universe, and this Earth is the last item on the menu. […]

Marvel Two-in-One #5 cover by Nick Bradshaw and Morry Hollowell

Marvel Two-in-One #5 Review: The Series Just Continues to Get Better

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Thing takes issue with the Mr. Fantastic of the alternate Earth. Before things go too far, Invisible Woman, head of S.H.I.E.L.D on this Earth, arrives on the scene, and we get a Fantastic Four reunion of sorts. It may be cut short, as the hybrid Doctor Doom/Galactus is on his way back […]

Marvel Two-in-One #4 cover by Nick Bradshaw and Morry Hollowell

Marvel Two-in-One #4 Review: The Series Hits Its Stride

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Thing, the Human Torch, and Dr. Rachna Koul begin their mutliversal expedition to locate the rest of the Fantastic Four. They arrive on a world very much like their own, but they are soon attacked by She-Hulk and Wolverine in SHIELD-branded uniforms. What is different here? Why are their friends trying to […]

Black Panther Ultimates #1 cover by Kenneth Rocafort

5 Days of Black Panther, Day 5: New Avengers, Ultimates, and Secret Wars

It was a clandestine team of leaders consisting of Iron Man, Mister Fantastic, Professor Xavier, Dr Strange, Black Bolt, and Namor the Sub-Mariner They initially invited Black Panther to join the team, but he turned them down.The Illuminati was disbanded after their existence became known to the Avengers and the Fantastic Four and Captain America[...]

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5 Days of Black Panther, Day 1: Looking Back at T'Challa's First Appearance

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] To celebrate Black Panther coming out this week and T'Challa being so frigging awesome in general, I will be giving you Five Days of Black Panther to build up to the film's release. Each day, I will be covering a different era and creative team of Black Panther (today will be covering two, […]

Marvel Two-in-One #2 cover by Jim Cheung and Justin Ponsor

Marvel Two-in-One #2 Review: Return to Monster Island

[rwp-review-recap id="0"] The Thing has convinced the Human Torch that Mr. Fantastic, Invisible Woman, Franklin, and Valeria are still alive in another dimension, and the two go on an excursion to Monster Island, the site of the Fantastic Four's first adventure. As is often the case with Monster Island, things get messy quickly, and an […]

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Top Marvel Comics of 2017 #4: Ultimates Squared #9 by Al Ewing and Travel Foreman

Ultimates by Al Ewing, Kenneth Rocafort, and, later, Travel Foreman was easily one of the best comics to come out of All-New, All-Different Marvel. Right out of the gate, this book presented a great team of heroes out to solve the biggest and most existential problems in the universe. The starting project was curing Galactus of its hunger, and that is […]

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Brian Michael Bendis's List Of All The People He Says Can Beat Batman

Now that the second-longest continuous writer at Marvel Comics, Brian Michael Bendis, has signed an exclusive deal with DC Comics, everything he ever said anywhere on the internet about DC Comics is up for discussion.Including this great post on his Tumblr from earlier in the year, when asked about the comparative fighting abilities of Batman and[...]


What the Fantastic Four Got Wrong (SPOILERS)

Nothing really original or amazing happens once, unlike, say Elasti-Girl in The Incredibles whose flexibility and speed could wow, or even the Ioan Gruffudd Mister Fantastic, who could stretch as long as a skyscraper, or flatten his arm to fit under a door.In fact, the most they use their powers is in the appalling final[...]

The All-New Hulk Is…? Part Two

On Friday, Bleeding Cool ran a rumour from an unknown, unverifiable and unsure source, that the new Hulk wold be the Ultimate Mister Fantastic An interesting thought, and we had no idea of the veracity of it It wasn't a well sourced rumour like the FF cancellation or Thing in the Guardians of The GalaxyBut[...]

So What Happens To The Fantastic Four After Secret Wars? (SPOILERS)

Mister Fantastic (both of him) are very prominent in the Secret Wars series that began this week But what about after the event?We have seen, in Marvel's Free Comic Book Day Avengers comic that Johnny Storm will be part of The Uncanny Inhumans, involved in a relationship with Inhuman Queen, Medusa But what about the[...]


Finding Out Who Rabum Alal Is In New Avengers Just Asks More Questions

The book includes early issues of the New Avengers, where we learnt about the incursions of Earths...And while we were looking at Mister Fantastic and the use of the Infinity Gauntlet in both these issues, there was someone else in the Fantastic Four comic who might have been worth paying attention to Doctor Doom and his quest[...]