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Comic Review: Thor #1 lays our man low, merely hints at our new woman

October 1, 2014 Leave a comment

girl Thor #1 mjolnir
All the taglines for Thor #1 have gleefully teased who she might be, but you’ll get no concrete answers in this issue.

The hotly-anticipated new take on the god(ess?) of thunder only starts down the path with its new heroine in this issue. The bulk of the story is devoted to male Thor, who has suddenly become unworthy after Nick Fury whispered something in his ear during the events of Original Sin.
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Comic Review: Thanos Rising #1

April 3, 2013 2 comments

Marvel NOW! Thanos Rising #1 cover by Simone Bianchi

Jason Aaron and Simone Bianchi give big baddie Thanos the Star Wars prequel treatment with Thanos Rising #1 as they take him back to his childhood and begin to chart his turn from innocent outsider to world destroyer.

But don’t let the Anakin Skywalker comparison scare you: Aaron has more tact than George Lucas, and while he doesn’t knock it out of the park at any point, Aaaron sets up a decent foundation on which to build Thanos’ backstory.

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