539. Exiles #36
“Fantastic Voyage: Part 2”
December 2003 Part 8/16
Writer: Judd Winick
Artist: Mizuki Sakakibara
Plot: Stuck on a reality where they are the only heroes bar Invisible Girl, Mr. Fantastic and the Human Torch who have only just got their powers the nine must group together to stop the rampaging mindless creature, the Thing! Reed suggests he regroup with other scientists for a cure and they agree and Morph goes with him. The rest go to battle the Thing. They confront him on a bridge and Sasquatch is first to attack him but is thrown away, Mimic strikes next and the Thing overpowers his best shot. Thing then tackles Sasquatch into the river whilst the others handle crowd control. Reed, Morph, Octavius and Stark try and make a cure and are freaked out at the site of Mr. Fantastic. Mimic dives into the river to help Sasquatch and manages to save her. The science team arrive and manage to slightly reduce the monster to give him back his mind. Mimic is in bad shape however and begs Sasquatch to kill him. He reveals he wasnt on the brood planet for six months but four years and is infected with a brood egg which he hasnt the power to shake off! The brood takes control and Mimic turns green and attacks Sasquatch and he prepares to attack the others!
Buy Pile Rating: Buy (3)
Story: Great penultimate issue for Winick!
Art: Love it, I didnt even notice it wasnt Clayton Henry!
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Comic Collected In: Exiles Ultimate Collection v2
Next: December 2003 Part 9/16
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