New York has been carved up into sections controlled by violent gangs who will stop at nothing to protect their turf. In this chaos, a group of not-quite-heroes in funny outfits find themselves caught in the crossfire. Warring factions as well as shadowy forces behind the scenes conspire to use and/or kill them, while the […]
It begins like this: Listen: The Thunderbolts, a team of villains on work-release as heroes, have become unstuck in time. It ends like this: “Poo-tee-weet?” After the jump, Major Spoilers reviews what happens in between.
Or – “It Used To Be Called ‘Thunderbolts’.” Apparently, the several-issue arc in New Avengers with Norman Osborn’s latest attempt to clone the Avengers was a huge hit, warranting that it take over this book. Either that, or Marvel just loves selling us the adventures of people whose assembled archetypes vaguely resemble the Avengers of […]
Or – “What He Means Is Old Testament, Mr. Mayor, Real Wrath-Of-God Type Stuff.” So, Marvel’s solicitations have been making a great mystery over who or what Norm-O’s “secret weapon” is.Â Last issue, we found that founding Dark Avenger Sentry has once again gone ‘El Bonzo Seco,’ and may have an agenda all his own.Â […]
Â Or – “Whatever Happened To Noh-Varr?” One of the more vexing things about the Dark Avengers title is the fact that, because of the timing of the stories, Noh-Varr (aka Marvel Boy and the latest Kree warrior to call himself Captain Marvel) disappeared from Norman’s team MONTHS ago our time, but has apparently been missing […]
Or – “When Venom Is The Voice Of Reason, Something Is Very, Very Wrong…” “Wait, we’ve been bought out by WHO?”Â Or would that beÂ whom?Â I can never remember.Â But, man, the Dark Avengers certainly look surprised to see something, don’t they?