"the nail that sticks up..."
Review for X-Men: Magneto Testament 1-A

Comic Book by Marvel, Nov 01 2008
     
 
  Details   Reviews   Stats    

Review By

     

comicnutz
October 07, 2008

"the nail that sticks up..."

"...gets hammered down."

Wow! What an incredible story of Magneto's youth in the days of the Nazi rise to power before World War II! Greg Pak and editor Warren Simons have definitely done their homework on this one. Finally, a comprehensive story has been written about Magneto's youth and formative years, set in a real world historical context.

This is a tale of family values, propoganda, teen love, persecution, and the iron will developing in the heart of a young man who grows up in his formative years "dead last in everything!" This is an incredible start to this story that will show us exactly how a young man grew to become Magneto!

Greg Pak's writing here is top notch and Carmine Di Giandomenico's art style suits this story incredibly well.

If you were ever the last one picked for the team on the playground, or had a good friend who was, you MUST read this book. If you still remember wanting nothing more than to be able to impress that girl in your life, you MUST read this book.

Highly recommended! I can't wait for the next issue!

Comments

isalazar
A serious attempt to transform comics to thought provoking items.

My ComicCollectorLive
Not in Wishlist Wishlist
No
Not in a Current Order Ordered
No
Not in a Cart In Cart
No

For Sale

Sort
Comics MD
ComicsMD
Hero Mortal Villan
4511 36 12
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
BlueMoon Comics
BlueMoon
Hero Mortal Villan
2141 15 3
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
Sammy B Comics
butzyba
Hero Mortal Villan
191 1 0
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
Read The Story (Play the Game) - Reserve with us for savings!
PTGRTS
Hero Mortal Villan
5860 18 3
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
Alpha Comics
pottersan
Hero Mortal Villan
1015 6 0
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
Bamf!!!!
monidaw1
Hero Mortal Villan
2286 10 0
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
GEEK-CHIC COMICS
TheComicStore
Hero Mortal Villan
728 5 0
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
Comic Cellar
gdalton
Hero Mortal Villan
476 0 1
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
UNTAMED WORLDS- Subscribe with us and save!
untamedworlds
Hero Mortal Villan
422 1 1
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
Pawl's Attic
pawlsattic2
Hero Mortal Villan
1070 6 2
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
Collector's Paradise
RJAlvarez
Hero Mortal Villan
645 6 3
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%
HeroLand Comics
HeroComics
Hero Mortal Villan
938 6 3
  • Satisfaction Rate: 100%