Avengers Assemble S02 E20: Terminal Velocity

This past year of television has seen the rise of “The Flash,” in my opinion, the best comic book superhero series yet, now the “Avengers Assemble” team face the Marvel … Continue reading Avengers Assemble S02 E20: Terminal Velocity

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Avengers Assemble S02 E09: The Dark Avengers

For many comics fans when they hear the phrase ‘Dark Avengers,’ it conjures images of the super-villain team formed by Green Goblin Norman Osborne in the aftermath of one of … Continue reading Avengers Assemble S02 E09: The Dark Avengers

Avengers Assemble S02 E06: Nighthawk

One of my favorite comics from the 1970s was Defenders, and slapdash teaming of heroes who would never ever make up a decent or harmonious superhero team – it’s initial … Continue reading Avengers Assemble S02 E06: Nighthawk

Avengers Assemble S01 E21: By the Numbers

The synopsis for this episode reads: “The Avengers and the Cabal have a huge confrontation that leaves the team forever changed…” Forever changed, eh? In the comics that might mean … Continue reading Avengers Assemble S01 E21: By the Numbers

Avengers Assemble S01 E19: The Ambassador

Doctor Doom is the unparalleled big bad of the Marvel Universe, and for once, “Marvel’s Avengers Assemble” agrees with comics continuity, Doom is the master villain, ‘the man,’ and one … Continue reading Avengers Assemble S01 E19: The Ambassador

Avengers Assemble S01 E16: Bring On the Bad Guys

Finally, after far too long a hiatus, “Marvel’s Avengers Assemble” is back, and it’s back with a vengeance. In this episode Earth’s Mightiest Heroes try to take down their enemies … Continue reading Avengers Assemble S01 E16: Bring On the Bad Guys

Avengers Assemble S01 E07: Hyperion

Hyperion. He is to the Squadron Supreme what Superman is to the Justice League. If we’re being straight here, the Squadron is Marvel’s left-handed version of the JLA, a backdoor … Continue reading Avengers Assemble S01 E07: Hyperion

Avengers Assemble S01 E06: Super-Adaptoid

Okay, after weeks of complaining about the Avengers in the “Avengers Assemble” animated series fighting everyone except the traditional foes of the Avengers, they have thrown me a bone. As … Continue reading Avengers Assemble S01 E06: Super-Adaptoid

Mighty Marvel March: Hickman’s Avengers

This week saw two different yet similar Avengers releases from Marvel Comics, both written by Jonathan Hickman – Avengers #8 and New Avengers #4. Both show vastly different sides of … Continue reading Mighty Marvel March: Hickman’s Avengers

Mighty Marvel March: Avengers NOW!

The Brian Michael Bendis era is over. The guiding hand of the Avengers franchise at Marvel Comics has essentially relinquished control of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes with the advent of Marvel … Continue reading Mighty Marvel March: Avengers NOW!