Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Since the (teenage) Cyclops is now a member of the Champions, it seems only fitting that they pick up that shtick.
And that's how this issue starts, with the team's jet being shot down by a mysterious attacker, and the heroes must work as a team to survive.
The heroes - which include Ms. Marvel, Nova, (Ultimate) Spider-Man, the (Totally Awesome) Hulk and Viv Vision - must also learn to fight and function together, and it's fun to see them work out that dynamic while they also try to figure out who their leader should be.
A sharp script and terrific art - the only thing lacking here is a more impressive villain. But that's a minor complaint.
This series has a lot of energy and a great youthful feel. Highly recommended!