The Master Of Flame Vs. The Monarch Of The Sea!!; Secret Weapon!; The Treasure of Planetoid 12! last edited by pikahyper on 07/31/18 05:15AM View full history

The Fantastic Four plan their next adventure…sans Johnny! Feeling left out, the Human Torch decides to prove himself by taking down Namor on his own!


  • The Master Of Flame Vs. The Monarch Of The Sea!!
  • The Universal Gadget
  • Secret Weapon!
  • The Treasure of Planetoid 12!


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This Is The Big One! 0

Human Torch vs Namor! Fire vs Water! This is the big one! Or not. I'm not a huge fan of the Johnny Torch solo comics, I think his character and power sets work better as a part of the ensemble cast that makes up The Fantastic Four. That said Stan Lee seem's to be very creative in getting the most of Human Torch's fire powers and Namor offers a good counter point in terms of powers that makes their clash interesting in this issue.The plot is pretty dumb in this issue. Johnny feel'd the rest of th...

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The Master of Flame Versus the Monarch of the Sea!! 0

The fans demanded it, and now Marvel deliver!—Kinda. Considering the past two issues, the amazing cover art and premise, this one is big letdown. Much like the weakest of these Strange Tales issues, and the general whole of Tales to Astonish, the problem here is the large focus on bizarre uses and implementations of our hero and villain's powers. I gotta admit, Torch going "supernova" and diving leagues into the sea is pretty cool, but the rest is pretty throwaway. Far from THE BIG ONE that Stan...

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