Top Great Comic Stories: Best Fights


By: Mark Lynch

Forget the comic books with deep meanings. This article is all about the brawls. The best all out fights. Enjoy.

5. Frankencastle vs Daken
Punisher was killed by Daken and brought back as a Frankstein (yes, it’s stupid) and lures Daken in for revenge.
Great Battle: Frankencastle: Punishment
Writer: Daniel Way and Rick Remender
Artist: Stephen Segovia, Paco Diaz
Reason to Read: Daken really thinks he has Punisher’s number after Punisher let him kill him. Daken is in for a real surprise.

4. Iron Man vs Magneto
The Avengers vs The X-Men and it’s about damn time.
Great Battle: Avengers vs X-Men 1 of 6 *Side not* Not the series.
Writer: Jason Aaron
Artist: Adam Kubert
Reason to Read: You’d assume that a fight between them would be a bit one sided. Wrong. Iron Man proves everyone wrong.

3. Peter Parker and Miles Morales vs Norman Osborn
Great Battle: Miles Morales Ultimate Spider-Man 4-6
Writer: Brian Michael Bendis
Artist: David Marquez
Reason to Read: Peter Parker and Miles Morales put a whoopin’ on Norman Osborn. Flips, kicks, flips kicks, and tons of quicks.

2. Earth’s Heroes and Villains vs The Skrull Empire
Heroes and villains alike team up to save the world.
Great Battle: Secret Invasion 6-8
Writer: Brian Michael Bendis
Artist: Leinil Francis Yu
Reason to Read: It seems like everyone is in this fight against the Skrulls.

1. X-Men vs The Dark Avengers and The Dark X-Men
California is under martial law and the government is trying to ban mutants from having kids. To top it off, Norman Osborn is brought in to…keep the peace.
Great Battle: X-Men Utopia Finale
Writer: Matt Fraction
Artist: Terry Dodson, Mike Deodato, Luke Ross
Reason to Read: This is easily my favorite all out fight ever. It showcases Cyclops’ skill in preparation for any scenario even when the odds are stacked against him.

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