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King In Black #1

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DARKNESS REIGNS! After a campaign across the galaxy, Knull’s death march arrives to Earth and, worse yet, he hasn’t come alone! With an army of hundreds of thousands of symbiote dragons at his command, the King in Black is a force unlike any Earth’s heroes have ever faced. EDDIE BROCK, A.K.A. VENOM has seen firsthand the chaos that even one of Knull’s symbiotic monsters ca ...more
Kindle Edition, 38 pages
Published December 2nd 2020
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James DeSantis
Dec 02, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Holy shit balls this is how you start an event.

Knull is finally here but before we even get to him the invasion begins. The Avengers along with Brock all work together to try and stop that...well you know that ain't going to work.

We get a surprise guest who comes into town to stop Knull, Brock making the big plays, and all the Avengers trying to stop the end from coming.

This is fantastic, really well paced, and the art is WONDERFUL. Give me more. GIVE ME MORE.
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Tanabrus
Feb 14, 2021 rated it really liked it
Shelves: marvel, comics
Questa saga sta monopolizzando praticamente tutte le testate Marvel, quindi sarà il caso di recuperare e di capirci qualcosa di più.
Anche se pare avere radici in tipo tre anni di Venom, per cui mi accontenterò di comprendere quanto possibile dagli albi legati a questo evento.

Certo che, pur avendo visto gli effetti di KiB sui vari albi, Knull appare davvero di un altro livello.
Praticamente si è scrollato di dosso senza neanche guardarli tutti gli eroi riuniti (anche se mancavano casualmente i pes
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Ian Sharman
Dec 17, 2020 rated it liked it
Going in I wasn't expecting to like this and, well, let's just say I wasn't disappointed.

I'm sure if you're a fan of Venom and have been following all the build up to this event then this was probably great, and judging by other people's reviews, it was. But this book is not new reader friendly. I had no idea what was going on or who anyone was, really. It took me long enough to figure out that the big guy with the beard was Eddie Brock and not Thor.

This is a corner of the Marvel universe that I
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Brian Garthoff
Dec 01, 2020 rated it really liked it
Shelves: single-issues
Well, it sure has taken a long time, but Knull finally came. Errr, arrived. He’s here.

And now that things are going, King in Black feels extremely reminiscent of Absolute Carnage. Cates and Stegman know how to do epic scale events in a way that I find extremely satisfying and the first issue wastes no time establishing its presence. And I sure am looking forward to seeing who and/or what else will be coming next. As in showing up...not the other...
James
Dec 05, 2020 rated it really liked it
Knull has made it to Earth. Eddie knows that he want him. All of the Avengers and X-men’s plans and defenses didn’t do diddly squat. Then Eddie painfully finds out Knull wants someone else, not him.
Mahdi
Dec 05, 2020 rated it it was amazing
شروع شگفت انگیزی داره و خب به نظر میرسه واسه یکی دو ماه آینده کمیک بوک های خوبی خواهیم داشت. ببینیم این بار چطوری اونجرز جلوی قلع و قمع شدن زمین رو میخوان بگیرن، آخه این یکی دشمن شون زیادی خفنه :)
من چون زیاد آشنایی با سیمبیوت ها نداشتم باید یه سری ویدیو میدیدم (یا کلی کمیک بوک دیگه میخوندم که شدنی نبود!) در مورد ادی براک، ونوم، کارنج، نال و ... ولی خب به نظرم در کل تجربه ی فانی میتونه باشه.
heidi
Jan 30, 2021 rated it liked it
I read this to understand what's happening in SWORD #2 because that comic book starts in the middle of this conflict and I had zero backstory. ...more
Mariah
Dec 23, 2020 rated it really liked it
I haven't read any of Donny Cates Venom series. This is my first introduction to this massive Marvel event. Without having read any of the Venom build-up, I thought you could easily still understand the massive undertaking in this issue.

King in Black #1 is the invasion of Earth by Knull, the god of the symbiote. Eddie Brock (who I originally thought was Thor at first) is hiding his son, Dylan from Knull. Meanwhile, Captain America and Ironman are trying to stop Knull's invasion. There are appea
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Terry
Dec 26, 2020 rated it really liked it
Great story! I won't be able to follow this entire story arc across all of the different titles, but I can't wait to read the rest of this mini-series. Detailed and eye catching artwork with a really good story that has well developed characters that make you want to know more about them and the story. I am very curious as to how this is going to play out. ...more
Jack
Feb 13, 2021 rated it it was amazing
This was phenomenal!!!! I LOVE Knull what an amazing villain! Honestly this event is utter perfection I hope they do an omnibus collecting the whole thing every side series etc. Because I'd buy it in a heartbeat! This is just so good! I always loved stories in which the heroes lose before eventually winning but they lost big here! Just 10/10! ...more
Joe Court of Owlets
Jan 21, 2021 rated it it was amazing
Wow. This was a lot more action-packed and excited than I was expecting it to be! I haven't read a lot of current Marvel, and this is the first time I read anything with Knull. Consider me officially on board with the event! ...more
Roman Colombo
I'm going to write something on this for comic years, but WOW. Absolutely epic in every way. ...more
Chris Walker
Dec 12, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: comics
Phenomenal! What a start by Donny and Stegman!!!
Jessica Edwards
Dec 24, 2020 rated it really liked it
I enjoyed this, and im so excited to continue, but it was just too short for me:/
Ellie Hope
tony going from calling steve 'cap' to screaming 'STEVE', knowing he can't get there in time to save him...............Yeah

73/100
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Indah Threez Lestari
Dec 08, 2020 rated it really liked it
Hmmm... menarique premisnya.

Kita lihat lanjutannya bagaimana ya...
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