Sometimes, a comic book comes along that both wonderful and awful, fascinating and wrong-headed, fresh and different but driven by the dumbest massive crossover crapfest of them all. Your Major Spoilers (Retro) Review of Avengers; The Initiative #1 awaits!
Or – “I Have A Theory! It Could Be BUNNIES!” Given the events of the last ten years of Marvel Comics, taking into account the comic-time dilation effect, factoring out Earth-A doubles and the occasional altered time-stream, there’s really only one way to to explain the way continuity unfolds at good ol’ Marvel: EVERY SINGLE PERSON in the Marvel Universe is dangerously unstable. Now that we’ve got that out of the way, we can look at a ‘Fear Itself’ crossover. (Be warned: Spoilers for the main book are most certainly ahead!)