The coming Of The Plantman!; The Search For Shang!; The Shoemaker's Strange Assistants! last edited by pikahyper on 07/31/18 05:16AM View full history

    The Plantman tries to frame Doris Evans’ father for robbing a store. Now, Johnny must work tirelessly to clear Mr. Evans’ name!


    • The Coming Of The Plantman!
    • New Glasses
    • The Search for Shanng!
    • The Shoemaker's Strange Assistants!


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    The Coming Of The Plantman! 0

    Okay, time to put Strange Tales out of its misery, I think. How long does this series continue on for? Really? But anyway, this month Johnny has a new foe with kinda similar powers and an even dorkier name. Plantman—some gardener who can control intelligent plants with a machine he built in his spare time—seeks to rule the world this time around and it takes Torch fourteen pages to figure out that when it comes to vegetation, he pretty much has the upper hand. The battles themselves play out muc...

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    Let's Go Plantman! 0

    There’s something about this comic which never really made sense. The Human Torch is a hero who is entire ability is to be able to set himself on fire and weaponize it in varied ways. Stan Lee and Joe Carter decide to create a new villain, Plantman, whose powers revolve around the controlling of plants and is actually a fairly effective villain all things considered. Plants hate fire. Like fire plus plants equals a really sucky time for plants. So how on earth are we supposed to buy Plantm...

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