Does Dan Abnett ever sleep? The prolific writer isn’t just helming a ton of comics and novels, he’s stretching out beyond genres every time. Not so many scribes can tell every tale from suburban conspiracy to galactic conquest, from Victorian vampires to reimagined kids’ properties. So what’s his secret? Is he secretly He-Man? Because he certainly has the power.
In any case, brew him another pot of coffee, because we want to see where he and artist Rafael Kayanan are taking this gritty new tale of our childhood hero.
He-Man sticks with a sword to keep things fair to the army of riflemen.
Can you really be an outrider if you’re on foot? Let’s agree to call them Horde Invaders.
This…this is not the He-Man of your youth. This is raw.
The worst of it was there were no nooks where Adam could turn into He-Man.
The fun thing about this series is they’ve conquered the universe but they still use battle-axes. Battle-axes rule.
Don’t miss what comes next in He-Man and the Masters of the Universe #8!
In today’s story, He-Man learned to be himself. Now you know, and knowing is half–whoops! Wrong show.
Plan A: hit it with a hammer. Plan Shouty: Get upset about that not working until it does. (Source: Marvel)