Avengers Arena #2

    Avengers Arena » Avengers Arena #2 - Deadly Allies released by Marvel on February 26, 2013.

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    Deadly Allies last edited by aphillips17 on 01/24/20 12:02AM View full history

    ANNIHILATION’s Cammi vs. Deathlocket! AVENGER ACADEMY’s Hazmat vs. Deathlocket! Who the heck is Deathlocket? And who dies in this issue? Plus: Who are the students of the Braddock Academy?

    Note: The cover is an homage to a popular edition of William Golding's The Lord of the Flies.


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    3.7 stars

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    These tribute covers are kind of brilliant in that the let you know the creators are aware that they aren't being extremely original, and they're not trying to hide it. And even then, yes it's the same as Battle Royale and Hunger Games, but it's not completely. Did BR or HG have superpowers? I think not. I also think the irony that a series like this is being written by someone with the name Hopeless is utterly delicious.I have one problem with this series, and one with this issue. My overall co...

    4 out of 6 found this review helpful.

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    Good: As much as I hate the premise, this is the first book I picked up to read today. Not any of the Death in the Family tie-ins, not Harbinger or XO Man-o-War, this book right here. That speaks to how ridiculously compelling it is, watching characters who I love being thrown into certain death. An advantage that a book like Avengers Arena has over Battle Royale or Hunger Games is that many readers go in already knowing the characters. In Battle Royale, you knew for certain that one main charac...

    3 out of 5 found this review helpful.

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    Cover & Solicit - 4/5Would I pick-up or buy the comic based on the solicit or cover alone?Are the alternate covers appealing?Does the solicit and cover portray what happens in the issue?Do I like the artist's style on the cover?Art, Colors & Inking - 5/5- Weighted DoubleDo I personally like this artist's style?Does the artist stay true to the characters appearance?If there are multiple artists do they blend well and not disturb the reading experience?Does the coloring/inking blend well w...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
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