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116. The Alien, The Ally, and Armageddon

“Gross bumbling insects! Will you never understand? Mine is the power of a billion brains! … There is no power in the universe that can constrain or defeat me — none!“ SUMMARY The Fantastic Four chase after Reed, possessed and loose on the … Continue reading

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115. The Power of the Overmind

“There’s too much at stake to be hampered by you three as I usually am — this time Mr Fantastic fights alone!“ SUMMARY The Watcher relates to the Fantastic Four the origin of the Over-Mind which involves the history of … Continue reading

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114. Who Shall Stop the Over-Mind?

“Once you know the secret of the Over-Mind– you will know why— the universe is doomed!“ SUMMARY The Fantastic Four are forced to post bail. Leaving the courthouse, Reed uses his elongated hands to pilot their pogo plane to where they … Continue reading

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113. The Power of the Over-Mind

“I can only say one phrase! One phrase that may may change all of human life! Beware the Over-mind!“ SUMMARY Ben lies apparently dead in the street as Bruce Banner slinks away into the crowd. When Ben is taken back … Continue reading

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72. Where Soars the Silver Surfer

So the Fantastic Four’s break-up didn’t last very long. Reed and Sue got half way to California before Reed was summoned back to deal with a crisis. It seems all the palaver about Sue being pregnant was just effectively a … Continue reading

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60. The Power and the Peril

This issue brings the last part of Doom’s Cosmic Power storyline. All in all, it’s a rather uneven tale, and this final installment holds to the off-kilter, uncommitted  narrative of the previous ones. At one point, The Watcher leaves his … Continue reading

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50. The Startling Saga of the Silver Surfer

The Silver Surfer isn’t a villain anymore, he’s a force of nature, and one that humans have never experienced before. Continue reading

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49. If This Be Doomsday

There’s a good amount of tension, and it’s a story that encompasses the universe and dimensions beyond our own, and yet is still anchored firmly into the world we know and see every day. It’s exemplary craftsmanship, and it is only diminished by its familiarity in being partially told and retold for so many years. With a fresh mind, this still thrills. Continue reading

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48. The Coming of Galactus

“The Coming of Galactus” may not have it all, but it’s got as much as it’s possible to have in 20 pages. This issue scores a 10/10. It doesn’t get weirder or more exciting than this. Continue reading

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29. It Started On Yancy Street

What’s great about these images, in comic book terms, is that they could only appear in FANTASTIC FOUR. Continue reading

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