Avengers: The Initiative #18

Event\Storyline: Secret Invasion Writer: Dan Slott, Cristos Gage Artist: Steve Kurth Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: October 29, 2008 Critic Reviews: 6 User Reviews: 1
7.2Critic Rating
9.0User Rating

Now that the Kill Krew knows Skrullowjacket's master plan, can they stop the true mission of the Fifty State Initiative? Plus, Thor Girl vs. Ultra Girl! One is more than she appears to be and the other's a Skrull!

  • 8.4
    Weekly Comic Book Review - Kyle Posluszny Oct 30, 2008

    AvengersThe Initiative is at its best as a series when the creators truly embrace the concept of the Initiative program. That is exactly what is happening in the Secret Invasion issues and I really couldn't be much happier with the result. Visual complaints aside, this is one of the best Invasion tie-ins on the stands. Read Full Review

  • 8.0
    X-Man's Comic Blog - x-man75 Nov 27, 2008

    As long as either Dan Slott and/or Christos Gage are involved in the writing duties of this comic, no matter what Marvel decides to do with this comic book, I will definitely be along for the ride. Read Full Review

  • 7.7
    IGN - Bryan Joel Oct 29, 2008

    Still, the success of Avengers: The Initiative is undeniable. If you were ever a fan of the '80s Official Handbook series, this title is right up your alley. Read Full Review

  • 7.0
    Major Spoilers - Matthew Peterson Nov 20, 2008

    It's a nicely done issue, full of geekery and "Hey, it's THAT GUY!" and makes the crossover blues a bit more palatable. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    The Weekly Crisis - Kirk Warren Nov 1, 2008

    There are flashes of the old Initiative book preSI tieins, but they are few and far between. With only one issue left of tieins, I wonder if the book will be able to keep me entertained long enough to stick it out for future stories. Read Full Review

  • 6.0
    Comics Bulletin - Steven M. Bari Oct 28, 2008

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