Browsing: Retro Review
With the recent relaunch of The Avengers spinning out of the team’s dissolution, I though it might be interesting to look at a previous time the team fell to pieces. Get ready for Earth’s Mightiest (Substitute) Heroes! Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Avengers Annual #17 awaits!
Once upon a time, a particular Halloween Retro Review consisted of a cliffhanger ending and a query as to whether we should move on to part two. I joked about it being a six-year wait, but I wouldn’t be cruel enough to do that to the Faithful Spoilerites…
It’s actually been EIGHT years!
Comic readers of a certain age and fan of 70s retro comics may be familiar with the ubiquitous ad for this comic, but the reality of it is something else entirely…
Ahhhh, yes… 1966. As you may recall, it was a year of Batmania, with comics once again in vogue: Mild-mannered scientists of all stripes, pop stars, funny animals, random fat men, teen-agers, spies and even grocery clerks gained mighty powers, and the kids of Riverdale were no exception. And where there’s heroes, there’s bound to be a villain, which is where Reggie “The Worst” Mantle comes in. Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Life With Archie #50 awaits!
Once upon a time, a crisis so grave arose that all the Avengers who had ever been part of the team assembled to face it. Of course, that meant fewer heroes than some modern lineups… and BOTH girls! Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Avengers #100 awaits!