Captain America has fought Hydra since WWII and has defeated them many times, and yet has never able to destroy them. Now, Hydra strikes again! But Steve Rogers isn’t alone—he’s brought: Thor, Spider-Man, Wolverine and the Avengers!
This final issue, and most of the series, is a wash. It's doesn't elevate the terrorist activities of HYDRA or the scale on which they operate. It also doesn't swing for the bleachers, instead choosing to bunt with mediocre concepts and delivery. The warped 'Kang'-style moment towards the end was the only bit trying to be a home run, and instead smashed the ball into the batter's teeth (to stretch the metaphor to its limits). This book could have explored the history of a glorious organization, but instead chose to develop a tale that holds neither historical importance nor current relevance. Read Full Review
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