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The Golden Age seen through the eyes of Bugle reporter Phil Sheldon. We first see the Human Torch being made by his creator, it shows how he was made and how he was rejected by his creator. It also shows how Human Torch with other Marvel heroes deafeated the Nazi party.

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In the beginning. 0

Legendary artist, Alex Ross, teams with writer, Kurt Bursiek, to deliver the history of the Marvel Universe from the perspective of one of it's more normal inhabitants. Issue 1 deals with Marvel's "Golden Age", from inventor Phineas Horton's creation, The Human Torch (not Johnny Storm) to Captain America and the superhuman intervention in World War 2. There are numerous references to events in a number of comics that many readers won't be aware off as they were first printed in the late 30s and ...

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Great art but poor story. 0

This issue of Marvels contains strong and realistic art by Alex Ross but the story ruined the art.The story can be only understood if you read it multiple times and read every single Marvel comic ever published. The story about the Human Torch and Namor was poor because one minute, they were war partners and another minute, they hate each other to bits. What was that all about??? The whole five part series features on the same photographer, it would be really nice to change the main character!!!...

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