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Review: Thanos: Zero Sanctuary

We know Thanos raised Gamora, but how did a little girl from a peaceful world become one of the deadliest people in the galaxy? Find out in Thanos: Zero Sanctuary which collects the six issue series.

Story: Tini Howard
Art: Ariel Olivetti
Color: Antonio Fabela
Letterer: Joe Caramagna

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Preview: Thanos #6 (of 6)

Thanos #6 (of 6)

(W) Tini Howard (A) Ariel Olivetti (CA) Jeff Dekal
Parental Advisory
In Shops: Sep 25, 2019
SRP: $3.99

• The grand finale of this cosmic epic!
• Thanos has set into motion the chain of events between him and Gamora that will inspire loyalty, bloodshed and betrayal across the galaxy…but what does the Magus have to do with it?
• And more importantly…are you ready to witness the beginning of Thanos’ end?

Thanos #6 (of 6)

Preview: Thanos #5 (of 6)

Thanos #5 (of 6)

(W) Tini Howard (A) Ariel Olivetti (CA) Jeff Dekal
Parental Advisory
In Shops: Aug 28, 2019
SRP: $3.99

• Mutiny aboard Zero Sanctuary!
• As Butcher Squadron launches a rebellion against the Mad Titan, will Thanos be able to quell their revolt?
• Or will he have to turn their space station into a bloodbath in order to hold onto power?

Thanos #5 (of 6)

Preview: Ninja-K Deluxe Edition HC

NINJA-K DELUXE EDITION HC

Written by CHRISTOS GAGE
Art by TOMÁS GIORELLO, JUAN JOSÉ RYP, ROBERTO DE LA TORRE, ARIEL OLIVETTI, LARRY STROMAN, RYAN WINN
Colors by DIEGO RODRIGUEZ, ANDREW DALHOUSE, JORDIE BELLAIRE, JOSÉ VILLARRUBIA
Letters by A LARGER WORLD STUDIOS 
Cover by TOMÁS GIORELLO with DIEGO RODRIGUEZ
$49.99 | 320 pgs. | T+ | On sale AUGUST 14th | HARDCOVER | ISBN: 978-1-68215-322-2

One by one, the operatives of MI-6’s covert “Ninja Programme” are being murdered by an unseen threat. Ninjak must confront the bloodstained legacy that spawned him…before his own name gets crossed off the list… The circle around Valiant’s deadliest superspy closes in the complete deluxe edition hardcover of the series Nerdist calls, “one hell of a ride”! Collecting NINJA-K #1–14, “Prelude to Ninja-K” from NINJAK #0, and more than 20+ pages of rarely seen process art, designs and extras!

NINJA-K DELUXE EDITION HC

Preview: Thanos #4 (of 6)

Thanos #4 (of 6)

(W) Tini Howard (A) Ariel Olivetti (CA) Jeff Dekal
Parental Advisory
In Shops: Jul 31, 2019
SRP: $3.99

Gamora is coming into her own, but as the bond between her and Thanos continues to grow, so does the unrest among the proto-Black Order… Now, with the threat of mutiny brewing underfoot, Thanos will do anything to keep his power – no matter the cost.

Thanos #4 (of 6)

Preview: Thanos #3

Thanos #3

Writer: Tini Howard
Penciler: Ariel Olivetti
Cover Artist: Jeff Dekal

Gamora’s training starts now! But will this new bond between them grow in the face of an oncoming war? Meanwhile, Thanos’ proto-Black Order plots a mutiny!

Thanos #3

Preview: Thanos #2 (of 6)

Thanos #2 (of 6)

(W) Tini Howard (A) Ariel Olivetti (CA) Jeff Dekal
Parental Advisory
In Shops: May 29, 2019
SRP: $3.99

NATURE VS. NURTURE!
• Did Thanos make Gamora who she is, or was she always the deadliest assassin in the galaxy?
• Plus, see the origins of Thanos’ Black Order!

Thanos #2 (of 6)

Preview: Quantum and Woody! (2017) Vol. 2: Separation Anxiety

QUANTUM AND WOODY! (2017) VOL. 2: SEPARATION ANXIETY

Written by ELIOT RAHAL
Art by JOE EISMA, FRANCIS PORTELA
Cover by ARIEL OLIVETTI
On sale May 8th, 2019
$19.99 | 192 pgs. | T+ | Full Color | TRADE PAPERBACK | ISBN: 978-1-68215-295-9

The world’s worst superhero team has to save the planet. No pressure, right?

Plus, the world’s worst due attempts to join the world’s most powerful superhero group, Unity. Good luck with that, guys.

Enjoy the wild ride in a story that Comicbook.com calls “One of the best comics on the stands.” Collects QUANTUM AND WOODY #6-12.

QUANTUM AND WOODY! (2017) VOL. 2: SEPARATION ANXIETY

Review: Thanos #1

Thanos #1

Thanos is Dead! Executed by the deadliest assassin in the galaxy…his daughter, Gamora. But before their relationship came to a bloody end, how did it begin?

We’ve gotten hints at how the relationship between Gamora and Thanos began but Thanos #1 explores that filling in the gaps and giving us a more definitive answer.

Written by Tini Howard, the issue is told as a tale by Gamora to unknown parties. It begins before her encounter and abduction by Thanos following the Mad Titan’s erratic quest. The history shown is one for Marvel die-hards and in some ways retcons who was around at the time (I think) but everything works well in the narrative that really emphasizes Thanos and Gamora’s story as one over decades.

There’s an emphasis on Thanos’ crew and his behavior and slipping into obsession with Death. There’s familiar characters who have become modern fan favorites (the retcon) and this series seems to explain their evolution along Thanos’ side. The issue is a build up to the meeting with Gamora and has an intriguing twist as to why this young girl was spared.

The art by Ariel Olivetti with color by Antonio Fabela and lettering by Joe Caramagna is good. There’s something that’s a bit throwback to it all feeling a bit more like the older classic Starlin cosmic tales. It definitely doesn’t feel like Olivetti’s work, which isn’t a bad thing, and the retro look adds to the charm of it all.

The comic is a solid one for those interested in these characters or invested in the cosmic side of the Marvel universe. It brings in some classic elements and shows us something new in the history of Thanos and Gamora. While it might not be a must get, it’s absolutely worth checking out for those invested in the history of the Marvel universe or the decades of cosmic tales weaved together in an epic tale of tragedy.

Story: Tini Howard Art: Ariel Olivetti
Color: Antonio Fabela Letterer: Joe Caramagna
Story: 7.5 Art: 7.5 Overall: 7.5 Recommendation: Read

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