The New Mutants Forever #1

The New Mutants Forever #1

Writer: Chris Claremont Artist: Al Rio Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: August 4, 2010 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 1
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  • 7.0
    Comic Book Resources - Greg McElhatton Aug 10, 2010

    The one thing "New Mutants Forever" #1 doesn't seem to even try to do is ease in new readers, but I suppose they're not the target audience in the slightest. Don't remember what happened to the other members? Too bad. (I do like to think the Hellfire Club wouldn't have drawn big red Xs over their faces, though.) Not entirely sure why they're all upset? No time for more than the briefest of answers. This is a mini-series aimed squarely at people who remember reading "New Mutants" #54, after all. And for that audience? I think it's doing just fine. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comic Vine - Zack Freeman Aug 4, 2010

    I think the editors on this did a great job on this one, because it feels a lot hipper to the times than X-Men Forever. Even though the issues I had with that title persist in this one, they were definitely less pronounced and I got wrapped a lot more in the story. And Al Rio's art is definitional class. Read Full Review

  • 2.0
    Comics Bulletin - Danny Djeljosevic Aug 9, 2010

    These Forever books continue to baffle. While its cool to see creators returning to characters they defined, its also exists on some glorified fan fiction plane of irrelevance. Its alternate history for the nostalgic. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    ForceFelicia Feb 25, 2016

    For people unfamiliar with the characters this is at times a highly paced issue in which the frequent swapping of costumes can be somewhat confusing. Nevertheless, the events and characters set up are a nice introduction to the mini-series and convinced me to keep reading it.

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