Avengers #72

Writer: Geoff Johns Artist: Scott Kolins Publisher: Marvel Comics Critic Reviews: 2 User Reviews: 3
6.0Critic Rating
6.2User Rating

The Search For She-Hulk, Part 1: Hiding
Her transformations out of control, Jennifer Walters seeks the one person on Earth who can help... while her fellow Avengers search every corner of the globe for her! Artist Scott Kolins joins the Avengers ranks for this 4-issue story arc!

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Nov 3, 2003

    I like the effort that was made to establish a real relationship existed between She-Hulk and Bruce Banner before the accident, as this is ground that hasn't really been covered in the past. I mean yes they are cousins, but this marks the first time that I've seen a real effort made to establish Jennifer and Bruce had a past together. Now I can't say I'm overly fond of the way the Avengers are shown to handle this situation with their teammate though, as the Scarlet Witch comes across looking like a regular cement-head, as in order to keep Jennifer from escaping out the front door, she causes the roof to collapse. I mean to me this is a bit like poking a dog with a stick in an effort to keep it from biting you. The idea that Jennifer's change is triggered by fear rather than rage is a change that I'm not quite sold on though, as except for the often repeated line from the television series, I've always been under the impression that the Hulk's change was caused by an agitated state, be Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - Mike Storniolo Nov 2, 2003

    The issue received 4 Silver Bullets for terrific artwork by Scott Kolins and another good story by Geoff Johns. You get the full value out of your well-spent $2.25. This arc is a good time for new readers to jump on. By just reading the re-cap in the beginning you can tell whats going on and the story is easy to follow, and the art compliments that in every way. Read Full Review

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