Category Archives: Fantastic Friday

Fantastic Friday: Modular living

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Vol. 3 #63 legacy #492 continues the “Sentient” storyline. Do you like math? Because this issue sure does. Recap: Reed invented a new high-tech PDA for his personal use. When Ben and … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: Money to burn

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Volume 3 #62 legacy 491 kicks off a high-tech thriller, but does so with more sitcom antics. We begin in Times Square, where Reed and Sue are on a date, sort of. … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: Big business

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Vol. 3 #60, legacy 490 features some classic Thing and Human Torch bickering, but also gets the ball rolling on the current story arc. We begin with a serious discussion between Sue … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: A week in the life

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Writer Mark Waid and artist Mike Wieringo come out swinging with the hopes of reintroducing the FF to a new generation of readers in vol. 3 #60 legacy 489. In doing so, … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: Manifesto destiny

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. First there was Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. Then there was John Byrne. And now we’re at the third great era (era) of Fantastic Four with Mark Waid and Mike Wieringo. Before … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: Thick skinned

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. The manga-themed stylings of Adam Warren and Keron Grant comes to and end in vol. 3 #59 legacy 488. And it’s not the only aspect of the series coming to an end. … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: A thing for manga

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. The series get a little anime flair in vol. 3 #57 legacy #486, and we’ve got Things all over the place. The revolving door creative teams of this era continues to revolve, … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: In the Yancy heights

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. Writer Karl Kesel only solo wrote two issues of FF, but in vol. 3 #56, legacy #485, but he certainly made his mark on FF history. We begin with a man wandering … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: Nice jacket

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. The FF are a family, so here’s a family sitcom episode in volume 3 #55 legacy #484. We’re entering an odd transitory time in FF history. Writer-artist Carlos Pacheco and his co-writer … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment

Fantastic Friday: Our gal Val

Reading the Fantastic Four comics from the start. This is a big one, people. If you’ve read any FF-related comic in the last 5-10 years, you know how big of a character Valeria Richards has become. Now here’s Vol. 3 … Continue reading

Posted in Fantastic Friday | Leave a comment