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Infinity War
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Infinity War # 1: "Chtonic Maneuvers"  
Writer: Jim Starlin 
Penciller: Ron Lim 
Inker: Al Milgrom
Jay's Rating: JJJ1/2
Synopsis: 
An energy disruption peek Thanos' curiosity and he investiages. He meets the Magus, who Thanos believed to be dead, and learns that he strives for ultimate power. Meanwhile, Galacuts discovers Eternity in a catatonic state. On Earth, mysterious dopplegangers attack Iron Man, Mr. Fantastic, Spider-Man, and Wolverine. Kang and Doom join forces and plan to advantage of this opportunity for power. Mr. Fantastic summons the heroes to Four Freedoms Plaza.

Infinity Gauntlet # 2: "Ethereal Revisionism"  
Writer: Jim Starlin 
Penciller: Ron Lim 
Inker: Al Milgrom
Jay's Rating: JJJ1/2
Synopsis: 
Thanos explains what he has learned to Warlock and the Infinity Watch, and together they set out to stop the Magus.Galactus, Silver Surfer and Dr. Strange track Magus energy emissions, with Doom and Kang following behind. Warlock and company consult the Infinity Well and learn Magus' origin. Magus was reborn when Warlock put on the Infinity Gauntlet and his subconscious expelled his good (see Infinity Crusade) and bad (Magus) side. The heroes gathering breaks into an all-out battle when Reed and IM are revealed as dopplegangers, who explode a massive gamma bomb.

Infinity War # 3: "Nefarious Rhapsodies"  
Writer: Jim Starlin 
Penciller: Ron Lim 
Inker: Al Milgrom
Jay's Rating: JJJ1/2
Synopsis: 
The Invisible Woman and Thor contain the blast of the gamma bomb and send it out  into space, as the Magus grabs his dopplegangers. Galactus gets a bit too close to Magus, and Magus destroys his world ship. The heroes regroup and travel across the Universe  to confront Warlock and Thanos. The heroes left behind are attacked by more dopplegangers.

Infinity War # 4: "Mortiferous Artifice"  
Writer: Jim Starlin 
Penciller: Ron Lim 
Inker: Al Milgrom
Jay's Rating: JJJ1/2
Synopsis: 
Warlock and company battle the heroes until Galactus is thrown into the fray by the Magus. He puts an end to their battle and even saves the heroes on Earth who were still battling the dopplegangers. Magus sets in to motion his plan to replace the Universe with his own twisted version of it. Doom and Kang gain entry into Magus' fortress and examine his power souce, the five cosmic cubes. Warlock decides its time to use the Infinity Gauntlet, but it doesn't work since the Living Tribunal has  nullified its power to work in unison. Galactus departs to convince the Living Tribunal to overturn his decision. Magus captures Warlock and the Infinity Gauntlet. 

Infinity War # 5: "Psychomachia!"  
Writer: Jim Starlin 
Penciller: Ron Lim 
Inker: Al Milgrom
Jay's Rating: JJJ1/2
Synopsis: 
The heroes try to stop Magus from replacing the Earth with his twisted version. Thanos sends off Quasar with the Ultimate Nullifier to destroy the Magus. Kang and Doom attack the Magus. Meanwhile, Galactus learns that Eternity asked that the Infinity Gauntlet be nullified and only he can over turn the decision. Galactus with Gamora's help restore Eternity temporarily and he restores the power to the gems which gives the Magus ultimate power! Thanos leads the heroes into a trap and then decides to confront Magus directly, but he must get past his doppleganger first.

Infinity War# 6: "The Animus Engagement"  
Writer: Jim Starlin 
Penciller: Ron Lim 
Inker: Al Milgrom
Jay's Rating: JJJJ
Synopsis: 
Galactus returns and discovers how he was tricked by Magus. Thanos defeats his doppleganger and engages the Magus. This attack gives Warlock time to touch the Infinity Gauntlet and battle for its control. Warlock defeats the Magus since the Magus has been tricked all along. A fake reality gem was used to complete the Infinity Gauntlet. The Magus is absorbed into Warlock and Warlock falls into a catatonic state. However, there still remains the threat of Adam's good side. (The Infinity Crusade!)

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