Super heroes are a
magnet for trouble; and even if Kaine does not want to believe he is
a hero, the trouble he has just attracted begs to differ. This
series has quickly built a world for the Scarlet Spider with
locations, supporting characters that have actual personalities, and
now enemies. I don't know whether this Assassins Guild is the same
as the X-Man Gambit's, but it's clear they will give Kaine a run for
There is no question
about it, Ryan Stegman is the staple of this title, and the reason
why the series is gaining fans by the minute; his style is super
dynamic and clean, and as good with splash art as with tiny panels.
This issue also adds a new element to the book: subtle humor, and it
was just the perfect dose to make it even more enjoyable. This one,
I highly recommend!