Today I unwrap one of Marvel’s largest early omnibuses – Secret Wars II! The first ever sequel event was also Marvel’s first event with line-wide tie-ins, including Spider-Man teaching the Beyonder how to… well, you’ll see.
Before I dig in Secret Wars, I share a story about my lifelong obsession with strong female protagonists. Afterward, I explain what it really means when we say an omnibus is “out of print.”
Want to start from the beginning of this season of videos? Here’s the complete Season 1 playlist of Crushing Comics.
Episode 23 features the Secret Wars II Omnibus (Amazon / eBay), which is covered in the Guide to Marvel Events. I also mention my Guide to Watchmen, which makes its public debut today! More on that a little bit later.