The Black Widow film gave Marvel Comics a motive to push the Russia Vs USA tropes in current Avengers comedian books, with She-Hulk going by means of an analogous Purple Room indoctrination that Black Widow initially underwent. And whereas that was a few films in the past, the story continues to be enjoying out. And in Avengers #49, whilst we predict the Multiversal Avengers, arrange by the What If TV present within the following situation, it’s nonetheless all about Russia versus the world.
Or no less than Russia versus Atlantis as a precursor to the remainder of it. Man, whether or not it is Superman or the Avengers, Atlantis is on the centre of worldwide incidents lately. I’m wondering if Russia despatched anybody to stroll across the cathedrals of Atlantis? Or have incriminating video tapes of no matter Namor The Sub Mariner did in that resort room?
And simply in case Marvel Comics was to dodge the problem just like the film did by having the Purple Room as an impartial rogue physique, Avenger s#49 makes positive that it is all a part of the Kremlin. Properly, I suppose the Avengers have had the US authorities because the dangerous guys too typically, it makes a retro change to return to Russia and the soiled commies.
As at present’s X-Drive additionally lays out the specter of Russia and its secrets and techniques forces towards the remainder of the world, together with Krakoa – in addition to Arakki. Properly, it’s Purple Planet in spite of everything.
Particularly for the reason that Russians are planning a nuclear assault on Atlantis committing an act of genocide on the Atlantead race.
A gmma bomb nicked from Germany. A fairly critical mistake given when occurred the final occasions the Russians interefered with gamma bomb know-how. Whereas Immortal Hulk #50 additionally throws in some gamma historical past and is aware of who you must actually blame, not the Germans or the Russians however the French.
Whereas Avengers #49 goes even additional again into historical past, citing some Soviet gods of outdated. Thor might hand around in the USA, however Perun and Chernobog have extra slavic tastes… and a better historical past of involvement in warfare on the Russian facet, it appears.
(W) Jason Aaron (A/CA) Javi Garron
“WORLD WAR SHE-HULK” Goes Nuclear!
Warfare beneath the waves. The Winter Hulk has been despatched to Atlantis with a darkish mission. And issues will get even darker and bloodier if the Russian super-assassin Purple Widow has her means. However regardless of who wins, She-Hulk and the Avengers might be modified perpetually! And subsequent month, all of it explodes in AVENGERS #750! RATED T+In Retailers: Oct 13, 2021 SRP: $3.99
(W) Ben Percy (A) Martin Coccolo (CA) Joshua Cassara
MIKHAIL RASPUTIN’s nesting doll brokers have infiltrated Krakoa earlier than, however by no means like this. If BLACK TOM cannot root out their invasion of BEAST, the implications transcend mere dying. Time for PIOTR RASPUTIN, A.Ok.A. COLOSSUS, to step in! PARENTAL ADVISORYIn Retailers: Oct 13, 2021 SRP: $3.99
IMMORTAL HULK #50
(W) Al Ewing (A) Joe Bennett (CA) Alex Ross
THE GIANT-SIZED FINALE!
• Down within the Beneath-Place, the Hulk searches among the many ghosts of the previous for the solutions to all his questions.
• The One Beneath All, the Inexperienced Door, Samuel Sterns, Jackie McGee and Bruce Banner. It is all been main right here.
• That is the final situation of THE IMMORTAL HULK.
RATED T+In Retailers: Oct 13, 2021