Review: Marvel Adventures the Avengers #24

Marvel Adventures the Avengers #24 coverMarvel Adventures The Avengers #24
“Don’t Be Hatin'”
Writer: Jeff Parker
Pencils: Ig Guara; Inks: Jay Leisten

Honestly, I may have to stop reviewing this series because it is so childish, so patronizingly childish. But Wolverine appears, so what am I going to do?

Granted this issue did have a few amusing moments, but for the most part, it’s pointless, painful and not something that will ever promote the younger audience to read Marvel comics.

So how about I ramble on a little more about my idea from last month that got such positive feedback last time.

To refresh your memories… I suggested Marvel consider a ‘Young Logan’ series that chronicles Logan’s training to become a ninja under Ogun back in the 1930s.

Imagine something in the vein of ‘Naruto’ or ‘Runaways’ that deals with the tension over his training from an evil immortal, interactions and jealousies with other ‘forgotten’ pupils, fights with other ninja ‘schools’, Logan’s destiny as a ‘failed’ samurai…

And if you really want to appeal to today’s youth, consider a weekly black & white comic.

So how about it, Marvel? Want to give me a shot at writing this awesome new series?



Is this thing on?

From Marvel (preview): “Giant-Girl hates Spider-Man. Spider-Man hates Ant-Man. Ant-Man hates Iron Man. Iron Man hates…everyone. Where is all this hate coming from? Some kind of… MONGER, perhaps? ” On sale May 21, 2008.

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15 years ago

While we’re off topic, anyone else reminded of the “Fall of The Mutants” saga , when they see the new “Wolverine & The X-Men” trailer ? They even have the “Grey Hulk” that Logan went up against during that time. If that was their intentions, then I am very impressed. Fall of the Mutants was my favorite story line , since Wolverine was assigned temporary leader of the X-Men during this saga.

Cat 2
15 years ago

Please Marvel do!!!
This could be a real cool series, and it would allow them to claim that they allow audience interaction.
And it could give them a chance to get somemore super Villians for thier collection.
Hope they’ll listen, but probably not. Congrats on your site, best in the Web.

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