Spider-Man/Doctor Octopus: Year One #1
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Spider-Man/Doctor Octopus: Year One #1

Writer: Zeb Wells Artist: Kaare Andrews Publisher: Marvel Comics Release Date: June 16, 2004 Critic Reviews: 1 User Reviews: 2
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Every kid thinks he's different; some are. Now, peer behind the curtain of Doctor Octopus' childhood to witness the formative years of this mad genius!

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    Comics Bulletin - Jason Cornwell Jun 25, 2004

    Kaare Andrews is an artist whose work has greatly impressed me in the past, but there's also been times when his "style before storytelling" art has been a bit off-putting. Thankfully this is one of the former, as he turns in a solid issue that manages to capture the innocence of childhood, while projecting a genuine sense of looming danger, as we get a look at Otto's rather chilling imagination. The art also manages to capture Otto's progression from being a cowering child to a confident force when he finds his place in the scientific community. I also loved the final page image. Read Full Review

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