Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters #1

Writer: Kevin Burke, Chris, quot, Doc, quot, Wyatt Artist: Nikos Koutsis Publisher: IDW Publishing Release Date: January 31, 2018 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 5
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Stretch Armstrong is back! Based on the all-new Netflix animated series and inspired by the classic toy line, Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters features Stretch, along with his partners Omni-Mass and Wingspan, attending high school by day and fighting crime at night in futuristic Charter City! But when they come across the monster known as The Mantoid, they have to decide whether it's truly the threat everyone thinks it is!

  • 7.0
    Comicosity - Keith Callbeck Jan 31, 2018

    Regardless, the team continues to fight the giant preying mantis while Stretch makes a phone call. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Outright Geekery - Tony Dillard Feb 2, 2018

    Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters #1 did remind me a lot of my childhood playing with my Stretch Armstrong figure. The action scenes were great and I liked the characters. While kids will delight in a series about teen superheroes, I'm not sure that adults are going to feel the same. The plausibility of the arrangement of this super group is just wrong. I will be careful not to say realistic, as I know this is a comic book and it's fantasy. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Comics: The Gathering - Doug Warren Jan 31, 2018

    This is a fun book for kids. Probably not going to interest many serious readers, though. Read Full Review

  • 6.4
    Multiversity Comics - John Schaidler Feb 5, 2018

    The mechanics are competent, but pretty uninspired. There's something in here somewhere, but the creators need to push themselves to figure out what it is. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    Comic Crusaders - Andy Hall Jan 31, 2018

    If your kids love the cartoon and you are trying to turn them onto comics, you could start with this. But don't they deserve better? Read Full Review

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