By some miracle beyond human comprehension, I survived the recent Friday the 13th with barely a mark on me.
But were our favourite Marvel UK mags able to approach this week of exactly forty years ago with equal insouciance?
Only a trip back in the Steve Does Comics time machine will be able to tell us.
I think we're still doing the Jason and Alexander thing.
This is a bit strange. Last week, Marvel UK gave us the Hulk's battle with Psyklop but, this week, it seems they're giving us the Inheritor - rather than the Jarella tale that followed directly on from that previous story. Did continuity mean nothing to these people?
For me, this is when the Avengers' great era arrives, as the Masters of Evil make their deadly return.
We also get the origin of Iron Fist, as dealt with in this here post here.
I'm not sure that's the greatest hiding place for a criminal, what with the danger of hypothermia.
Not to mention that people might get a little suspicious as to why a snowman has a human face and a gun.
What a fool I am. Only seven days ago, I declared that last week's issue was one of only two issues of Dracula Lives that I ever owned. In fact I didn't own that issue at all. This was the issue I owned.
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