Franklin Richards: Summer Smackdown! #1

Writer: Chris Eliopoulos Artist: Chris Eliopoulos Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: August 6, 2008 Cover Price: $3.99 Critic Reviews: 2
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In this corner: wearing blue trunks and weighing in at 63 pounds -- the Baxter Building's Baby Boy -- FRANKLIN "SON OF A GENIUS" RICHARDS! And in this corner: wearing tight spandex and weighing in at a whopping 500 pounds -- Aunt Petunia's favorite nephew -- BENJAMIN "THE THING" GRIMM! It's the showdown of the century! And if Franklin survives the first round, he has four more challengers waiting in the wings ready to take his title! LET'S GET READY TO RUMBLE!!!

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    Comic Book Resources - Greg McElhatton Aug 18, 2008

    I must say, I enjoyed "Franklin Richards: Summer Smackdown!" so much that later this week I'm already planning on buying the two digests that collect the first eight one-shots. This is a fun, fun, fun comic. Highly recommended. Read Full Review

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    Comics Bulletin - Kara Young Aug 5, 2008

    Unfortunately, while the Franklin Richards stories in this latest issue from Marvel are not really meant for kids, they also won't be as interesting as "Calvin and Hobbes", Pinky and the Brain, or Hanna and Barbera's Oscar Award-winning Tom and Jerry cartoons are for most adults. Read Full Review

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