Book Review: “Guardians of the Galaxy: The Best Story Ever”

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gotg-best-everSadly, Guardians of the Galaxy: Best Story Ever is not the best story ever. In fact, it is not a story at all. Rather, it is a collection of somewhat randomly selected episodes involving the guardians. Though not without merit, it completely fails as a graphic novel. I find these kinds of books really annoying when they are not advertised as what they are: an anthology of short stories.

The most interesting story was a very early Stan Lee Thor story that features Drax the Destroyer and recaps his back story. He was a human, Art Douglas, who was killed by Thanos, then reincarnated by Kronos as Drax and given the mission to destroy Thanos. This origin story would be a cool reveal for the new Avengers: Infinity War film.



About jimbelton

I'm a software developer, and a writer of both fiction and non-fiction, and I blog about movies, books, and philosophy. My interest in religious philosophy and the search for the truth inspires much of my writing.
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One Response to Book Review: “Guardians of the Galaxy: The Best Story Ever”

  1. Pingback: Review of “Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Avengers” (vol. 1) | Jim's Jumbler

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