The Green Hornet Strikes #1
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The Green Hornet Strikes #1

Writer: Brett Matthews Artist: Ariel Padilla Publisher: Dynamite Entertainment Release Date: May 26, 2010 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 1
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WHO IS THE GREEN HORNET? A hero? A criminal? He doesn't even know, himself...In a near future where the financial crisis never resolved, Chicago is more corrupt than ever. The rich are few and wield unimaginable power and influence. The poor are countless and live without hope. Gangs vie for control of the streets. Heroes have long been forgotten...Until now. Witness the birth of a new GREEN HORNET in THE GREEN HORNET STRIKES! #1An ultimate tale in the making, THE GREEN HORNET STRIKES! Features the writing of acclaimed Lone Ranger scribe Brett Matthews, cover artist John Cassaday and interior artist Ariel Padilla!

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    Comic Book Bin - Herv St-Louis May 30, 2010

    As Britt Reid is about to sell the secret identity to Chicagos current crime boss, a new Green Hornet is trying to infiltrate the headquarter of Gregor Kaast. Will the Green Hornet arrive in time to save Britt Reid or will Kaast murder the former Green Hornet first? This issue is set in the near future, but the only way to tell is to read the blurb at Dynamite Entertainments Web site. It should not be so and thus this series will confuse casual readers that do not follow these things as closely and that also pick up the other Green Hornet series by Kevin Smith. The plot is a typical Green Hornet boss, with the hero or an aspect of him challenging a local crime boss. The plot is also too close to the one in the regular Green Hornet comic book series by Kevin Smith where an older Hornet again, foolishly gave up his life for his replacement. Still its interesting to follow the antics of this geeky Green Hornet and see how well he fares without a Kato as back up. The artwork is good and so Read Full Review

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