According to Marvel, it’s the end of the world as we know in May once Secret Wars merges together the 616 and Ultimate universes. But this is hardly a new storyline device used by the big comic book publishers. On ComicBook.com I talk about other famous “end of the world” storylines from the annals of the medium’s history. Check out the list and let me know what your favorite doomsday story (not the Superman villain) might be.
Written by markginocchio
Mark Ginocchio is a professional writer and editor living in Brooklyn, NY. He's been collecting Amazing Spider-Man comic books since the late-1980s and launched Chasing Amazing in 2011 as a way to tell his story about Spider-Man, comics, collecting and everything else in-between. You also find Mark's writing at Comics Should Be Good at Comic Book Resources, WhatCulture.com and Longbox Graveyard. Follow him on Twitter for comic book chat @ChasingASMBlog.