Tag Archives: Marvel Now

Cyclops #1 – Friday Flash Review

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Bane of Kings and Shadowhawk take a look at the first issue of a Cyclops-focused series.

“A strong first issue and has the potential to be the best X-Book on shelves.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

“An unfocused issue that doesn’t really give a sense for what this series is going to be all about.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Iron Fist: The Living Weapon #1 – Friday Flash Review

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Bane of Kings and Shadowhawk take a look at the first issue of a new Iron Fist series, featuring one of Marvel’s most well-known street heroes.

A promising start to what is hopefully a long running series.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

“Not recommended.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Daredevil #1 – Friday Flash Review

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Bane of Kings and Shadowhawk take a look at the first issue of the new Daredevil series by Mark Waid and Chris Samnee, the latest in the All-New Marvel Now launch.

“Mark Waid proves just why he’s among the best writers on shelves right now with an excellent debut issue that moves Daredevil away from his traditional stomping ground of Hell’s Kitchen. If you only read one All New Marvel Now title, make it this one.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

 “A fantastic start to what promises to be a fantastic series.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Avengers Undercover #1 – Friday Flash Review

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Shadowhawk and Bane of Kings take a look at another new #1 from Marvel, part of its All-New Marvel NOW! launch initiative.

“A superhero comic series that deals with PTSD and survivor’s guilt and features young, teenage superheroes? Well that’s unique, certainly, in my experience. I think I’ll be sticking with this one for a bit. ” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

A great first issue that although not perfect, does lay the groundwork for a very interesting series with some great character development~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

Comics Round-up 02.02.2014

Red Sonja Vol.1 Queen of Plagues

Shadowhawk and Bane of Kings welcome you to the first comics round-up for February.

“A mix of Marvel comics here, with All-New Invaders not being quite up to par but the latest chapter of Revolutionary War is indeed quite impressive. ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Scott Lobdell misfires yet again with Teen Titans, proving that this series is deserving of its cancellation whilst Gail Simone works wonders with the first Volume of  Red Sonja.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

All-New X-Factor #1 – Friday Flash Review

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Bane of Kings and Shadowhawk take a look at the brand-new X-Factor series, part of the All-New Marvel NOW! launch from Marvel.

“Ever wanted to get into the X-Factor but put off by how many issues there has been? Then don’t worry, because All New X-Factor #1 is the perfect jumping on point for newcomers – it might not be the best book out there right now but it certainly shows some promising signs.” ~Bane of Kings, The Founding Fields

“Bit of a rough but promising start.” ~Shadowhawk, The Founding Fields

Top Marvel Comics For January 2014 [Bane of Kings]

All New X-Men #22

With All New Marvel Now! kicking off 2014 in style, Bane of Kings runs down the must-read Marvel Comics in the first month of the new year.

Top 5 Must Read Comics On Wednesday 18 October 2013

Star Wars Legacy #10

 Milo, aka “Bane of Kings”, runs down the Top Marvel, Image, DC & Dark Horse Comics that he believes are”Must Reads” for this latest New Comic Book Day.

Deadpool, Vol. 1: Dead Presidents by Brian Bosehn, Gerry Duggan and Tony Moore – Comic Review [Bellarius]

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Taking a look a a very different part of Marvel comics, Bellarius looks into the explots of the merc with the mouth in Deadpool, Vol 1: Dead Presidents. Written by Brian Bosehn and Gerry Duggan and illustrated by Tony Moore.

“You’ve got a psychotic fourth wall breaking wisecracking costumed man fighting undead Abraham Lincoln in a wresting ring. Does anymore really need to be said!?” – Bellarius, The Founding Fields

The Top Marvel Comics For December [Bane of Kings]

Young Avengers #14

Milo, aka “Bane of Kings”, runs down the Top Marvel Comics hitting December 2013.