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The first issue in THE DARKEST HOUR - the Spider-Event of the year!

Flash Thompson, the Secret Avenger known as Venom, is back in town for his first run-in with the Superior Spider-Man!

Will their first encounter be friendly, or will Flash sense something perilous about Peter Parker's presence?

List of covers and their creators:

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RegRegular CoverHumberto Ramos1
VarVariant CoverJ. Scott Campbell & Edgar Delgado2
VarPhoto Variant CoverUnlisted3

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The Comic Equivalent of a Batter Stepping Up to Home Plate... 0

Since hearing of the planned run-in between the ("superior") Spider-Man and the (truly superior) Agent Venom, I have been nothing but pumped. Especially after hearing of Venom's ongoing getting cancelled. My hopes could not be higher. By all accounts, Flash Thompson should know something is up, right? He even talks about feeling something is up with Peter (in his solo title) since he never answers Flash's phone calls or returns them. Certainly it would make sense for him to go into NYC and ...

5 out of 5 found this review helpful.

It is a set-up,and it feels like a set-up. 0

Description Ock has opened 'Parker Ind',while Flash-Venom is trying to stop Crime Master's arms dealing.Ock goes there,and is trying to face Flash-Venom,and fight him,as he thinks he's the villian.They end up coming to conflict,and we are ready to a big fight between them!!!!....in issue 23....Thoughts This issue is reminding me of issue #10,of the same series......it was clearly a day in the life of the SUPERIOR Peter-Pus,and a set up for a "big" fight.There are some nice momments and the writ...

3 out of 3 found this review helpful.

Trouble for Agent Venom; and a great [first] start on Parker Industries. 0

My last review, Superior Spider-Man #21. Agent Venom makes an appearance in the Superior Spider-Man's life; but, as you should already know, things won't be going well for Agent Venom!The GoodThis doesn't look good for Ol' Flash Thompson!In this issue, Agent Venom pops into town when he hears about an old enemy, Crime Master. (But how is that possible, when the original Crime Master was killed?) Nonetheless, worried about Betty's safety, Agent Venom (a.k.a. Flash Thompson) is going to make sure ...

1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
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