This week we bring you a seriously special edition of Week of Marvels – including our first hint of Spider-Verse, and a Guardians of the Galaxy review!
This week’s releases
This week saw three well-timed Guardians of the Galaxy-esque comics:
- The Thanos original graphic novel, latest in Marvel’s OGN range
- The second issues of Legendary Star-Lord and Rocket Raccoon
Rocket, in particular, seems to be drawing critical attention; turns out his was the best-selling mag in July, and it’ll be interesting to see if August follows suit!
Meanwhile, the Spider-Verse event kicks off in Superior Spider-Man #32, which takes us to an unseen adventure of Otto Octavius’ Superior Spidey. This is an excellent comic, and, for all the spoilers, it still manages to surprise. I heartily recommend what looks set to be an exceptional Spider-Man epic, possibly the biggest Webslinging event of all time!
Personally, I still can’t wait to see Gwen as a Spider…