Illustrated by: Luca Pizzari
Cover Art by: Leinil Yu
Written by: Christopher Cantwell
Release date: November 8, 2023
*Minor Spoilers Ahead
THANOS VS. THE ILLUMINATI!
The Mad Titan descends upon Earth to retrieve something he has lost. And the Illuminati must band together to stop him, because they’re the ones who hid it from him!
Christopher Cantwell, along with the talented Luca Pizzari and Leinil Yu, delivers a promising introduction to what could be an incredible showdown in “Thanos #1.”
In this issue, we witness the Mad Titan, Thanos, descending upon Earth in pursuit of something he has lost, setting the stage for an intense conflict with the Illuminati. While this installment might be a setup issue with limited Thanos appearances, it brilliantly introduces captivating supporting characters who add depth to the narrative.
One highlight is the introduction of the new Illuminati, now featuring Blue Marvel among their ranks. The addition of these characters brings fresh dynamics to the story, leaving readers eager to see how their roles evolve.
It’s true that some fans may have hoped for more of the menacing Thanos in this issue, but this anticipation only serves to heighten the excitement for what’s to come. The groundwork laid in “Thanos #1” promises an intriguing and action-packed storyline that has the potential to be a memorable showdown in the Marvel Universe. Stay tuned for what’s next in this thrilling series!
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