Tag Archives: John Buscema

174. Starquest

“Damn Galactus! So, he would consume my Counter-Earth, would he? Use it — as he’s used countless other worlds to quell his cosmic hunger for a passing moment! I must challenge him, then. Challenge him to a fight to the … Continue reading

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173. Counter-Earth Must Die… At The Hand Of Galactus

“My reasoning was simple, apeling. It is whole worlds I must devour, one life is worth nothing to me. To one who hungers mightily, what good is a meagre crumb?“ SUMMARY Ben Grimm confronts Galactus, who announces his intent to consume Counter-Earth. Running out of oxygen, he is … Continue reading

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160. In One World and Out Another

“If it is power alone that will induce you to surrender — why, then, power shall be served!” SUMMARY A barbarian on a dragon, who calls himself Arkon, is hurling thunderbolts at The Thing, chasing him through central New York … 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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138. Madness is… the Miracle Man

“You need further proof? Look, then fools — and rue the day you saw me anew, for in truth — it has been the last day of your all-too-pitiable lives!“ SUMMARY Returning from their last mission, the Fantastic Four arrive … Continue reading

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137. Rumble on Planet 3

“Very well, Slugger Johnson, this is a step I do not relish taking… but this is your world, and if you claim we must… then by eternity we shall!“ SUMMARY Reed and Ben approach a European castle, stating that their … Continue reading

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136. Rock Around the Cosmos

“Wish things were like they wuz in the Fifties…” SUMMARY Recovering from their last battle, the Fantastic Four leave Gideon for dead and take his son Thomas back to their headquarters to try and cure them. After they’ve left, one … Continue reading

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135. The Eternity Machine

“Done! The beast falls! Once again — superior planning proves triumphant!”  SUMMARY In pursuit of a flying orb, Johnny Storm happens across Dragon Man and is subsequently subdued and taken to where the rest of his teammates are being incarcerated … Continue reading

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