2001: A Space Odyssey
Or – “A Dramatic Debut Of Another Stripe…” These days, I have been known to joke that IDW and Dynamite are fighting to see who can option the last licensed property first, but once upon a time, Marvel Comics was the king of adaptations. Back then, though, the House of Ideas usually did their adaptations in-universe, which led to moments like Shang-Chi rising and advancing from their adaptation of Sax Rohmer’s Fu Manchu novels. And then, there was 2001. How weird could it get? You’re about to find out. Your Major Spoilers (retro) review awaits!