Tag Archives: Franklin Richards

165. The Light of Other Worlds

“Amazing! That Horace Grayson should be alive on another world — and requesting a loan–!“ SUMMARY After last issue’s attack on a private citizen, who turns out to be the president of Franklin Pierce/Grover Cleveland National Bank, Reed finds out that Crusader … Continue reading

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164. The Crusader Syndrome

“So! It is done! You have paid, Calvin McClary — yet there are others like you, others who still walk free!  And they too shall feel the full, unfettered wrath of — the Crusader!“ SUMMARY Reed is testing Sue’s powers which … Continue reading

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163. Finale

“There is… no point to further battle.” SUMMARY Ben tries to get Reed’s disc passed Gaard and through the hole in the nexus, but he is blocked at every attempt.  Meanwhile, Johnny and the Reed from the Second Earth track … Continue reading

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152. Thundra and Lightning Part Two: A World of Madness Made

This issue is doing nothing to stand against the march of comic book misogyny. Continue reading

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150. Ultron-7: He’ll Rule The World/The Wedding of Crystal and Quicksilver

Even if you get the feeling that the writers were not engaged fully in the telling of the story, at least it obvious that Rich Buckler is still enjoying himself. Continue reading

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143. The Terrible Triumph of Doctor Doom

It doesn’t matter much if Doom really has concocted an overly complicated plan for taking over the world — at the moment he’s doing it and the FF haven’t even found the slightest advantage that might lead to defeating him. Continue reading

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142. No Friend Beside Him

“Any sane mortal in your position would be groveling.“ SUMMARY The Fantastic Four apparently are disbanding (however, in direct contradiction of the title, they all have gone with a friend). Ben first of all goes after Alicia, flying to Europe. … Continue reading

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141. The End of the Fantastic Four

This is a rather uneven issue, and there are a list of some strange narrative choices that serve to either confuse or debunk the tension carried over from the previous issue. Continue reading

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140. Annihilus Revealed

“Enjoy your first glimpse of the Negative Zone, Wyatt Wingfoot. It will be your last.” SUMMARY (This issue bridges events that occur in Sub-Mariner #67, but which have no direct bearing on this story) The story starts with Annihilus flying … Continue reading

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139. Target: Tomorrow

“Strength is to be used, Mr Grimm! Those who possess it — soon learn to control it!” SUMMARY Tumbling in free-fall due to Miracle Man’s actions in the last issue, the Fantastic Four use their powers to save themselves and … Continue reading

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