Sure there’s action, but both X-Factor #1 and Captain Marvel #18 shine thanks to their focus on character development.
Lords of Empyre: Emperor Hulkling and Empyre: X-Men not only compliment the Empyre event, but they stand on their own as well.
Considering what the world is going through right now, we need some blockbuster stories to keep us entertained. Empyre #1 is that story.
Avengers: Empyre managed to get me interested in the summer storyline, and I don’t think I can pay it a bigger compliment than that.
Before the debut issue of EMPYRE lands, two all-new essential one-shots will pave the way to this grand event.