Thursday, November 10, 2011

CBR Review: Fear Itself #7.2

I recently reviewed Fear Itself #7.2 for CBR and, in the process, wrote the following sentences: "'Stories end. Stories begin.' That phrase is used more than once in Fear Itself #7.2 and sums up the entirety of the issue. Ostensibly one of three epilogue issues for Fear Itself, this one focusing on the aftermath of Thor’s death during his fight with the Serpent, it doesn’t so much end that story as it begins another. If anything, this comic is more a prologue to the stories that begin in The Mighty Thor #8 and Journey into Mystery #631 than an epilogue to Fear Itself, since everything new in it helps establish the new status quo, not provide closure on Thor’s death. The question: should any of us have expected anything different?"

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