Avengers #79

Writer: Chuck Austen Artist: Sean Chen Publisher: Marvel Comics Critic Reviews: 3 User Reviews: 2
3.3Critic Rating
4.0User Rating

Lionheart of Avalon: Part 3
In the wake of a tragedy involving their showdown with the Wrecking Crew, tempers fray and an Avenger considers crossing a line heroes should never cross - and pays the price!

  • 4.0
    Comics Bulletin - Ray Tate Feb 28, 2004

    With a little editing most of the important instances in this issue of The Avengers could have been probably incorporated into the finale that has yet to come. As it stands, the third chapter is sadly wanting in depth and relevance. Read Full Review

  • 4.0
    Comics Bulletin - Loretta Ramirez Feb 26, 2004

    The issue ends in a double cliffhanger that may maintain reader interest; but by that time, the characters have become so abruptly unrecognizable that its hard to accept the events as real. Suspension of belief has been compromised, particularly for Wasp/Pym and Hawkeye fans. In fact, Hawkeye fans may want to stick solely to Hawkeyes own title for the upcoming months. Read Full Review

  • 2.0
    Comics Bulletin - Kelvin Green Mar 7, 2004

    All in all, this isnt a bad comic as such, but Austens run does deliver far, far below expectations, even for a mainstream superhero title, and when the main interest in the storyline is seeing which classic British hero will join the team, you know youre in trouble. Read Full Review

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