Is Marc Spector: Moon Knight necessary reading?

#1 Posted by Spiders_Man3 (15 posts) - - Show Bio

I'm a pretty casual Moon Knight fan and I have all of the miniseries' and his 70s series as well as the 2006 series collections.

My question is whether or not I should bother tracking down all 60 issues of the aforementioned comics or if it's not really worth it?

Am I missing out out on some quintessential MK Stories or are they largely forgettable?

#2 Posted by Danial79 (2346 posts) - - Show Bio
@Spiders_Man3 I've recently read through the entire series, and in personal opinion, it was pretty damn good up until Terry Kavanagh took over (possessing him with a demon virus and then making him and Frenchie part of a Templar bloodline).
#3 Posted by Spiders_Man3 (15 posts) - - Show Bio

So based on that, if I was to just skip the whole thing would I be crying myself to sleep over what I missed? Bearing in mind a not-bottomless wallet and a steadily decreasing level of interest. . . .

#4 Posted by Danial79 (2346 posts) - - Show Bio

Nah, not really. If you do want to know what happened in them, I was writing fairly detailed synopses on their CV pages as I went anyway, so you could just skim those :)

#5 Posted by Spiders_Man3 (15 posts) - - Show Bio

I'll probably just skip them then. Cheers.

#6 Posted by ClutchWarfare (33 posts) - - Show Bio

@Spiders_Man3: Scarlet Redemption (Marc Spector: Moon Knight 26-30) is a must read for MK fans. Enjoy!

#7 Posted by Spiders_Man3 (15 posts) - - Show Bio

I might pick them up. Thanks for the recommendation!

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