Episode 4: Nova Volume #5 Issue #1 - #3
[Warning! This contains spoilers for Marvel NOW Nova!]
Nick: Hello and welcome to another episode of Comic Talk! I'm Nick.
Sunset Shimmer: And I'm Sunset Shimmer! Today we're going to review of Marvel NOW Nova!
Nick: But first, some background. The Nova Corps are a protective force originating from Xandar.
Sunset Shimmer: A good comparison if the Green Lantern Corps.
Nick: Our story starts with a youth named Sam Alexander. He lives with a little sister, a drunk father who claims to be a Nova Centurion, and a mother who is a homemaker.
Sunset Shimmer: One day, Sam Alexander comes home pagina and finds that his father has gone missing.
Nick: He also finds a mysterious black helm in the closet, which he puts on.
Sunset Shimmer: This allows him to transform into the superhero Nova! However, this isn't the regular Nova, but a Nova Centurion! (Note: Nova Centurions are the elite Nova Corps)
Nick: However, while using his powers, he injures himself. While at the hospital, he visited door Gamora and Rocket Raccoon.
Sunset Shimmer: Sam Alexander learns that his father was telling the truth, he was a Nova Centurion.
Nick: Afterwards, Sam Alexander goes to train with Gamora and Rocket Raccoon, in which they toon him the power of the Nova Corps.
Sunset Shimmer: When Nova's training is complete, he travels to the base of Uatu the Watcher, who shows him around his base.
Nick: He also warns Nova that an army of Chitauri is coming to invade Earth, and that Nova must scout out their position.
Sunset Shimmer: Nova also learns that his father, Jesse Alexander, is being held captive door the Chitauri.
Nick: And that was Marvel NOW Nova #1-#3! Now for pros and cons!
*The artwork for this story is very nice, and it feels like a Marvel NOW comic
*Sam Alexander is a very like-able and relate-able character
*Uatu the Watcher actually shows some emotion and actually starts to act like a human
*The pacing isn't that good
Sunset Shimmer: Overall, we give these comics a 8/10, do read it if u can.
Nick: volgende time, we will be reviewing the new movie, Avengers: Age of Ultron!