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Essential Moon Knight, Vol. 3
Night falls, the Moon Knight rises, and neither sorcery, science, nor mortal sin can win against him Battles with Bushman and Morpheus, the Fly and the Raptor, plus it's hero vs. hero, the moon against the darkness, when the Fist of Khonshu battles the Hand of Darkness: The Shroud Tales from not one, not two, but THREE monthly series, plus more Guest-starring the Fantastic ...more
Paperback, Essential, 528 pages
Published November 25th 2009 by Marvel
(first published July 1989)
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Good but not as good as the first two volumes. It's hard to beat the original series and this volume contains the final issues of the original series before leading into the follow up "Fist of Kohshu" series. I liked the art but didn't care for the story as much as it tried to revamp the character into a more traditional character with super powers, while I prefer the more human Moon Knight where's he's basically Batman. The other few follow ups included here weren't terrible but weren't anythin ...more
Even though this is Volume 3, the series is still trying to find itself. The writers often want to take one fairly serious issues: the relationship between poverty and crime, the exploitative nature of news reporting, the effects of pollution on poor neighborhoods. It's all done in a comic-book fashion, for which I can occasionally fault it, but I appreciate the attempts to deal with real-world concerns. Between these stories, MK is often fighting mystical bad guys of various sorts, and those ar ...more
Doug Moench, is an American comic book writer notable for his Batman work and as the creator of Black Mask, Moon Knight and Deathlok. Moench has worked for DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Dark Horse Comics and many other smaller companies; he has written hundreds of issues of many different comics, and created dozens of characters, such as Moon Knight. In 1973, Moench became the de facto lead writer for ...more
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