Tag Archives: Yancy Street Gang

68. His Mission: Destroy the Fantastic Four

After the wackiness of the last few story-lines — the Negative Zone, the introduction of the Kree, the Beehive — it’s a nice change to get a more homebound adventure. It would have been nice to have a little something … 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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25. The Hulk vs The Thing

Perfectly plotted. A playbook on pacing and how to involve character in action. Although void of some of the otherworldly weirdness that typifies Lee/Kirby greatness in the Fantastic Four, this story is faultless. Continue reading

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23. The Master Plan of Doctor Doom

“Doctor Doom!! I — I might have guessed!! But how did you get the Thing to become an accomplice?? And… mpfff!“ SUMMARY Reed Richards is testing Doctor Doom’s time platform and he gets snappy with his teammates. Meanwhile a strange … Continue reading

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20. The Mysterious Molecule Man

“I hereby nullify every man-made law! I countermand every known rule and regulation! There shall be no law but my will! There shall be none to give orders save me — the Molecule Man!!“ SUMMARY The Fantastic Four are investigating … Continue reading

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15. The Mad Thinker and his Awesome Android

“I have an electronic hypno-ray field around this entire building! I’ve been expecting you — for I am the Thinker!” SUMMARY The Thinker is plotting to take over the New York criminal empire and assembles a meeting with the mob bosses. … Continue reading

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11. A Visit With The Fantastic Four / The Impossible Man

“Listen to me, captain! This ‘little squirt’ as you call him, is the most dangerous living creature on earth! Your weapons and your men will be powerless against him!” SUMMARY Part 1 – We are taken on a tour of … Continue reading

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6. The Deadly Duo

“Never fear! I am strong — strong enough to join the powers of science to those of darkness! Show me the mortal who does not tremble at the name of Doctor Doom!” SUMMARY We are first treated to a tour … Continue reading

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