Comic Book Review: Civil War #5 - Comic Book Revolution
Civil War. You could have been so incredible. Alas, you are nothing but a shell of what you could have been. Just an empty promise and unfulfilled expectations. Throw on top of a predictable storyline massive shipping delays between issues, and you have officially killed any remaining interest I had in this title. Civil War #1 shipped out on May 3, 2006. We are now just getting Civil War #5 on November 15, 2006! Yeah, that is only 2 months later than Civil War #5 should have shipped. At any rate, I’m sure that Millar will deliver an entertaining story much like a mindless summer blockbuster movie. And I’m quite positive that McNiven will supply this issue with some great artwork. Let’s go ahead and do this review. Creative TeamWriter: Mark MillarPenciler: Steve McNivenInker: Dexter Vines Art Rating: 9 Night Girls out of 10Story Rating: 9 Night Girls out of 10Overall Rating: 9 Night Girls out of 10 Synopsis: We begin with the Human Torch and the Invisible Woman trying to escape a squad of S.H.I.E.L.D. capekillers. (No really, why did the U.S. government think that name was a good idea. Seriously.) Sue turns her and Johnny invisible as Johnny [...]