Publish date: August 2nd 2006
Pages no: 248
Edition language: English
Series: Marvel 1602
The mind of Gaiman gives an interesting twist on the Marvel Universe.
A temporal anomaly causes many Marvel mutants to be born hundreds of years earlier (so they are actually inhabitants of the Elizabethan era, not time-travellers). They must save the world (natch) despite the Inquisition, political intrigues, and supervillains. The suppositions "Church = bad, Queen...
Because it was the end of the semester, it took me forever to realize Native American Rohjaz was Steve Rogers. Steeped in the myths. Made me want to read up on Dr. Strange.
An interesting one-shot. It could have been better, but overall it was an interesting issue.
(Hardcover edition collecting all 8 volumes of the original run) Marvel 1602 is a “what if” story: what if the heroes of the Marvelverse emerged 400 years ahead of schedule? The world is experiencing bizarre weather phenomena and Queen Elizabeth is dying; the world is quite possibly ending, but fo...
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