When did readers stop caring about the Fantastic Four? With countless Avengers and X-Men titles, why do the FF struggle to support even a single title?
The elephant in the room that can’t be avoided, however, is a perhaps unavoidable by-product of Stan’s skill at self-promotion, and that is the extent to which he deserves credit for many of the characters, titles and concepts that he is so associated with.
Face front, true believers! Examining the methods that helped transform Marvel during the 1960s into a creative and commercial powerhouse.
Joe Casey is clearly a man with grandes cojones to take on one of Jack “The King” Kirby’s creations. I, for one, am extremely glad that he has to buy his trousers from a specialist shop, as ‘Captain Victory and the Galactic Rangers’ is a fantastic first issue!
This story will Blow! Your! Mind! Out of the hell of a cosmic firefight, Captain Victory is launched into an epic adventure that spans both space and time!