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This sets up the big Omega issue that will conclude the series.
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Last issue was a bit lackluster but the series comes punching back with this one. I was shocked and fooled by the bait-and-switch. It was a good turn by the authors, one of those things that makes you immediately want to pick up the past issues and reread them in a new way. This issue also does a better job of building the actual titular character, giving Agony some super creepy scenes and putting her in a spot more central to the plot. I also continue to like this new evolution of the Friends of Humanity as it is a development that I think makes sense. There are obviously some political undertones in this about insecure people being co-opted into violence, and Wong adds in a bit of gender subtext too (Agony's "you should really smile more": perfect!). Overall going into this series I was pretty hesitant because I was feeling a bit fatigued by the many symbiote events through the Knull invasion, but the writers have surprisingly managed to keep it quite compelling. Let's hope Johnson can bring it all together in a satisfying way in the final issue.
Best Comics of Week 2
X-titles: X-Men Legends #10 by Fabian Nicieza (1) and Dan Jurgens (1)
Non-X titles: Fantastic Four #39 by Dan Slott (1) and Francesco Manna (1)
In parentheses number of times creator has had best comic this year