Category Archives: 2012 Mini Series

  • Spider-Men 2 #1 Review (Spoilers)

    Spider-Men 2 #1 Review (Spoilers)

    Back in 2012, I reviewed the original Spider-Men series. Some people hailed it as the sign Marvel had jumped the ship (largely because Joe Quesada said that such a crossover would be a sign Marvel was out of ideas) but I remember that first mini-series being some incredible. It…

  • Venom’s Journey: Guardians of the Galaxy Hype-Up

    “Underneath this fragile frameLives a battle between pride and shameBut I’ve misplaced that sense of fright This crown of thorns is perched atop my spine” (Neon Cathedrals- Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, this song always reminds me of Flash) First, I’d like to thank George Berryman for letting me continue…

  • Nick Fury: Racist?

    In another attempt to propagate discussion on social issues in the comic book community, I present this scene from issue #4 of the Spider-Men miniseries where 616 Peter Parker meets Miles Morales. Some have remarked that Nick Fury’s response to the knowledge that he’s Caucasian in the regular universe…

  • Secret Avengers #33 Review and FREE CODE GIVEAWAY

    If you haven’t done so yet, I strongly encourage you to take a look at the latest reviews for this series, in which I take a look at every issue of the Abyss story arc.  I gave it an overall rating of 4 out of 5 symbiotes.  I bring…

  • Secret Avengers #32 Review and FREE CODE GIVEAWAY

    A Hail Mary pass refers to any very long forward pass made in desperation with only a small chance of success, especially at or near the end of a half.  It’s also the only pass Flash Thompson can apparently talk about. Secret Avengers #32 “To Hold Back a Black…

  • Secret Avengers #31 Review and FREE CODE GIVEAWAY

    Hey.  You.  Read this review.  That’s called a super-liminal message. Secret Avengers #31 “Into The Void” Writer:  Rick Remender Artist:  Matteo Scalera Color Art:  Matthew Wilson Letterer:  VC’s Clayton Cowles Cover Art:  Arthur Adams & Peter Steigerwald The Secret Avengers:  Hawkeye (Clint Barton), Black Widow (Natasha Romanoff), Beast (Dr.…

  • Secret Avengers #30 Review and FREE CODE GIVEAWAY

    *sees cover*  Ah, good ol’ fashioned Venom.  BRAAAAAINS!!! Secret Avengers #30 “Something Wicked This Way Comes” Writer:  Rick Remender Artist:  Matteo Scalera Color Art:  Matthew Wilson Letterer:  VC’s Clayton Cowles Cover Art:  Arthur Adams & Peter Steigerwald The Secret Avengers:  Hawkeye (Clint Barton), Black Widow (Natasha Romanoff), Beast (Dr.…

  • Secret Avengers #29 Review and FREE CODE GIVEAWAY

    Hey, remember when Venom joined the Secret Avengers?  Yeah, that’s still a thing.  Okay, so here’s what happened: after that initial arc, the Secret Avengers title got caught up in that whole “AvX” deal, and the following three-part tie-in had the team fight in Hala as the Phoenix Force…

  • Avengers vs. X-Men #12 – Review

    Going, going, gone! The game is over and the winner may surprise you… or maybe not if you are aware of my bias towards a certain visor-sporting mutant. Find out how the game ended in epic fashion down below, but before that I’ll share the MVPs of our game…

  • Spider-Men #5 & Series Review (Spoilers)

    After a fantastic fourth issue, does Bendis manage to stick the landing? Well, Kind of…. Not really… Well I guess. Also, the identity of 616 Miles Morales can be found inside! Spider-Men #5 Story by Brian Michael Bendis Art by Sara Pichelli Colors by Justin Ponsor Letters by Cory…