Tuesday, August 14, 2012
A staple member of the Avengers franchise from almost the beginning, Hawkeye has never really gained traction with the fans in his own solo adventures. But times have changed; Avengers has done a billion dollars at the box office and one of the breakout stars of the film was Clint Barton himself. Quick to capitalise on the films massive success, Marvel have paired up former Iron Fist collaborators Matt Fraction, David Aja and Matt Hollingsworth, (minus Ed Brubaker) for the reinvention of the character. The aim is twofold; first to show why a character with a bow, arrow, and a great shot deserves to stand amongst Gods and secondly, and more importantly, elevate the characters profile enough for him to finally sustain his own series. The question is do they succeed? To find out click the button.