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149. To Love, Honor, and Destroy

There’s a good heart to this issue, but it is unfortunately being fumbled. Continue reading

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148. War on the Thirty-Sixth Floor

Fantastic Four 148 has made a very strong case for being the most pointless comic in the entire series. Continue reading

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147. The Sub-Mariner Strikes

“Make no attempt to find Susan Richards or her child… for I assure you they are no longer your concern…“ SUMMARY The three members of the Fantastic Four who were in Tibet return to find a distraught Reed clutching a … Continue reading

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104. The World Enslaved

“Despite our power — despite our rage — we are helpless! Helpless!” SUMMARY The Fantastic Four try to buy more time to try to resolve the situation of the invading Atlanteans themselves. Namor returns to Magneto and pretends to collude … Continue reading

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103. At War With Atlantis

“What are you after? Why Did you start your invasion?” “You lie through your teeth! It was you who launched the attack!” SUMMARY Following from the last issue, the Fantastic Four try to negotiate with the US government to halt … Continue reading

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102. The Strength of the Sub-Mariner

“If the vibro-alarm sounds, it means a fleet of warships!” “And of that’s the case — we’re in for — WAR!“ SUMMARY It is flu season and Ben Grimm has a cold. He recovers in due course, however, but meanwhile Namor, … Continue reading

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100. The Long Journey Home

“After all these years… all these adventures… we’re still together. We’re still a team! The greatest team ever!” SUMMARY The Fantastic Four, returning from the Inhuman’s hidden kingdom somewhere, presumably, in the Nepalese mountains, are shot out of the sky … Continue reading

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33. Side-by-Side with Sub-Mariner

The monthly anthology format – meaning a different, complete story of fixed length every four weeks – has obvious weaknesses. It’s hard to maintain narrative continuity, difficult to develop characters, and – in the case of comics in the early … Continue reading

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27. The Search for Sub-Mariner

Reed and Sue’s relationship takes another step in this issue, but not that Sue would know it. It’s revealed that Reed is planning to propose to Sue, and in the course of the issue actually buys a ring, only to … Continue reading

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14. The Sub-Mariner and the Merciless Puppet Master

“Bah! Your false bravado does not impress me! And now, let me show you my prisoner — the one you foolishly came to rescue!” SUMMARY The Fantastic Four return to earth to the adulation of their admiring public. Back at … Continue reading

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