Ok so I have never read a single (616) Fantastic Four book in my life but I have the whole run of Ultimate Fantastic Four, which I love (until they wrecked it by making Reed crazy) and I also loved the Fantastic Four: Earth's Greatest Heroes TV show and I think Hickmans writing is great, So, is his run good? Should I pick it up? When's a good jumping on point? Should I just get the trades and start from the beginning? Should I get Future Foundation instead because I doubt I can get both? Thanks in advance for any help.
I'd suggest starting Hickman's great run from the very beginning with the Dark Reign: Fanastic Four trade.
Then you move on to Fantastic Four by Jonathan Hickman vol. 1 and just keep moving on through the trades then into FF.
I don't really suggest starting with Future Foundation because Hickman likes to build off of what he's previously written, so things can get confusing and you can get lost very easily.
But I definitely suggest picking up his run, it's some of the greatest Fantastic Four writing I've ever read.
@spiderbat87: I'm not sure, as I've never read the Ultimate series or watched that show. But if you like seeing the Fantastic Four work and act as a family with well written dialogue, and if you like seeing them deal with over the top, strange sci-fi creations and elements then you'll like the series.
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