Posts tagged with "Avengers vs. X-Men"
With the Marvel Cinematic Universe gaining so much attention, Marvel wanted to find a way to get fans in to the comics too. The biggest gripe for anyone wanting to get in to comics is always the question of “Well where do I start?” With multiple groups, thousands of characters and alternate universes, it can be a bit tricky finding a way in.
To help newcomers and to give the Universe in general a bit of a shake up, Marvel are launching Marvel...
Go Cyclops go!
AvX – New Avengers #24!
It’s odd that Bendis should write such a middling “first” issue of Marvel’s big event for 2012, and then follow up with an absolutely fantastic tie-in issue that the majority of the AvX audience won’t buy.
But he knocks this out of the park.
He also knocks most of the last eight years of Avengers/New Avengers/Mighty Dark Power Avengers comics out of the way, coming out...
AvX 0!(Aaron. Bendis. Cho. Keith)
Two guns, Witch!
In 2004, Marvel called in Brian Bendis to ‘fix’ The Avengers. Many didn’t consider they needed fixing, but clearly Marvel felt that Bendis would be able to make the book ‘A-List.’ He began fixing it by killing off characters he didn’t like, throwing other characters onto a ‘one-way’ bus, and turning Scarlet Witch even more insane than she already was.
Go Cyclops go!
Brian Bendis began his Avengers stint at Marvel by dissassembling the team, using Scarlet Witch as a means to bring down The Avengers. He morphed into House of M, telling a story that was equally about The Avengers and the X-Men, showcasing their differing attitudes on how to deal with a rogue element like Scarlet Witch. The Avengers were against death, and the X-Men were for it… an act which led to a new reality being created,...