Published August 30, 2019

"A Fascinating Mystery": The Reviews for 'Marvel Comics' #1000 Are In

Get the full rundown of what critics are saying about this landmark moment in Marvel history!


80 Years. 80 Creative Teams. 1 Universe. This week, MARVEL COMICS #1000 was introduced to True Believers everywhere, and thus entered the hallowed halls of the House of Ideas.


What is the Eternity Mask, and who is responsible for the conspiracy to keep it hidden? And what new player will make their startling debut as these secrets are peeled away? Well, frantic ones, you'll have to find those awesome answers for yourself—but right here and now, we've collected a some critical reactions to the ish from across the world. Here's a spoiler-free lineup...

AiPT: "I recommend you bask in Marvel history for an extra-sized extravaganza and pick this up. Remarkably enjoyable, even delightful, Marvel Comics #1000 chronicles the dark mystery and the endearing characters offering a chance to acquire a deeper appreciation for Marvel history." "’s a testament to the craftsmanship, design, and joy on display in Marvel Comics #1000 that it continues to deliver an enjoyable reverie from cover to cover."

Monkeys Fighting Robots: "MARVEL COMICS #1000 is a marvelous celebration of 80 years that chronicles this achievement in near perfection."

Newsarama: "Marvel Comics #1000 has a story for every type of Marvel fan — it doesn’t only celebrate the past, but gives us a nice glimpse for what’s to come in the future."

IGN: "It's impossible not to be impressed with the sheer effort involved in bringing Marvel Comics #1000 to life."

Entertainment Weekly: "...a fascinating mystery."

Pick up a copy of MARVEL COMICS #1000 at your local comic shop now!


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