The Fist of Khonshu is back and badder than ever, courtesy of acclaimed novelist Charlie Huston (Caught Stealing, Six Bad Things) and red-hot, fan-favorite artist David Finch (Avengers). Collects Moon Knight (2006) #1-6.
Former Avenger and street level vigilante Marc Spector aka Moon Knight, had engaged in a vicious battle with his prime nemesis Bushman. Although victorious, he suffered severe injuries that forced him into retirement. Now terribly depressed and heavily addicted to painkillers, an unknown organization seeks to bring him back into the game in order to kill him. -summary For those who may not know, Moon Knight isn't new to the Marvel Universe. The character has been … more
After a few years on Marvel's back shelf, Moon Knight is back -- without any of the things that made him cool. Charlie Huston, a best-selling novelist but comic-book novice, has apparently decided that a morose, Batman-like character is the way to go -- even as Batman's writers are taking him away from the whole grim and depressed motif. Spector has lost his girl and his friend. He's crippled, drunk and addicted to painkillers. He's still rich, but he's not enjoying it. Of course, you just know … more