Mass Effect: Invasion #2
"INVASion, part 2"
As with all my “production notes,” consider a “Spoiler Warning” attached. Please read the books first.
fun issue, as we advance the story and raise the stakes. We see things
have gotten completely out of hand near the center of the galaxy.
Petrovsky spouts his historical references — and Aria calls him on the
corniness of it, as is her wont. But she still sees that he knows what
he's doing; all that history actually amounts to something.
It was necessary, as well, in some dialogue to establish why
Aria couldn't just block or mine the entrance to the mass relay. The
characters might know the answer, but the readers needed to. This is
the trick with these kinds of stories -- you never know what readers are already aware of.
- Boy, Omega looks like a creepy floating brain in some shots. Cool.
- Anto finally gets a last name, Korragan.
- Avernus and its connection to both Hades and Marcus Agrippa
were exactly the sorts of things Petrovsky would know about. Who says
comics aren't educational?