Tag Archives: Sandman

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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133. Thundra At Dawn

“You arrive too late, Benjamin Grimm. As much as it pains me to hurt a member of the weaker sex — the Torch must be eliminated — at once!“ SUMMARY The new Fantastic Four (Medusa having replaced Sue) are moping … Continue reading

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130. Battleground: The Baxter Building

“So, until you feel you can treat me as an equal, I’ve made up my mind! I’m taking little Franklin and I’m leaving! Leaving you — leaving the FF!” SUMMARY With Ben and Medusa defeated, the Frightful Four, which now … Continue reading

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129. The Frightful Four — Plus One

“Well, I’ve made a decision — I’m going to join Crystal in the land of the Inhumans, permanently!“ SUMMARY Reed and Ben are exhausted, returning from their previous adventure, when Johnny springs the information on the team that he is … 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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94. The Return of the Frightful Four

“Is something¬†wrong mr Grimm? You look at me so strangely. One might almost think that I were… a witch!“ SUMMARY Reed and Susan have finally decided on a name for their son, ‘Franklin Benjamin’. Deciding that life in the Baxter … Continue reading

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63. Blastaar, The Living Bomb-Burst

There is nothing particularly inspiring or exciting about this issue, it’s just pretty much a slug-fest issue. Blastaar is an original enough villain, but nothing interesting is done with him. He has no real aims or objectives. He achieves nothing, … Continue reading

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61. Where Stalks the Sandman?

This one’s a puzzler. It would be a very decent issue if it only two creative changes were made. The first would be not to announce who the villain behind the mysterious disturbances in the Baxter Building is in both … Continue reading

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57. Enter Doctor Doom

It’s a very tightly-packed issue this month, with many plots in play. The one that we start with, a break-in of the Baxter Building by The Sandman and The Wizard, is probably the least inspired. We don’t know what the … Continue reading

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45. Among Us Hide The Inhumans

“What does she mean — the humans?? What does she think she is? They can’t be merely a race of mutants — or the X-Men would have found them! They’re something more than that! But– what???!“ SUMMARY Evading the collapsing … Continue reading

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